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Dagger made from the thigh bone of a cassowary

Dagger made from the thigh bone of a cassowary

Reverend and Mrs Fenn collection no. 2
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Daggers
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The Sphinx Rock, Beechworth, Vic

The Sphinx Rock, Beechworth, Vic

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Beechworth, Victoria, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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Postcard featuring Queen's Square, Sydney

Postcard featuring Queen's Square, Sydney

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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The Chalet, Mt Buffalo, Vic

The Chalet, Mt Buffalo, Vic

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mount Buffalo Chalet, Victoria, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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Child's drawing

Child's drawing

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Drawings
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Mount Isa, Queensland, Australia
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Rhonda Butterworth
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The Blue Lake and Lake Drive, Mt Gambier, SA

The Blue Lake and Lake Drive, Mt Gambier, SA

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mount Gambier, South Australia, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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'Life. Be in it' Come 'n try Gardening badge

'Life. Be in it' Come 'n try Gardening badge

Ivy Lovric collection
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Badges
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Mr Alex Stitt
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1988
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Bark painting 'Waterhole Life' by David Malangi, Milingimbi

Bark painting 'Waterhole Life' by David Malangi, Milingimbi

Y Pettinato collection
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Bark paintings
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Milingimbi, Central Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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David D. Malangi
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St Kilda Road, Melbourne, Vic

St Kilda Road, Melbourne, Vic

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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Brisbance Q. Parliament House

Brisbance Q. Parliament House

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Brisbane, Queensland, Australia
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Raphael Tuck & Sons
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Double iron wooden smoothing plane

Double iron wooden smoothing plane

George Henry Taylor collection
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Smoothing planes
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Mr George H. Taylor
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The Frogs learn to jump from the fairies

The Frogs learn to jump from the fairies

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Mrs Ida Outhwaite
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Aluminium plate

Aluminium plate

Hazel Merlo collection
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Plates
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Certificate

Certificate

Woodleigh Shorthorn Stud collection
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Prize certificates
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Royal Agricultural Society of Victoria
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1982
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Small aluminium egg cup

Small aluminium egg cup

Hilda Creager collection no. 1
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Eggcups
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Pair of ladies black leather high heeled shoes

Pair of ladies black leather high heeled shoes

Lois Grosse collection
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Shoes
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Mrs Lois V. Grosse
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1965
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Campbell Arcade, Melbourne, Vic. Subway from Flinders Street Railway Station to Degraves Street.

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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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Handwritten recipe for

Handwritten recipe for "Potatoe paste"

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Manuscripts
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Ceramic ginger beer jar

Ceramic ginger beer jar

William and Jeanette Derham Family - Bendigo Pottery collection
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Jars
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Mr William Derham
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1908
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Coolamon (dish) made by Erlikilyika (Jim Kite)

Coolamon (dish) made by Erlikilyika (Jim Kite)

Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Containers
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Charlotte Waters, Northern Territory, Australia
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Erlikilyika (Jim Kite)
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1934
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Letter about a horse named Ajax

Letter about a horse named Ajax

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Manuscripts
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Hatching House, Salmon Ponds, Tas.

Hatching House, Salmon Ponds, Tas.

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Tasmania, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Container

Container

Hazel Merlo collection
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Containers
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Shell

Shell

L and T Hackney collection
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Shells
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Gilgandra, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Thomas P. Hackney
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1918
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Sydney Harbour, showing Circular Quay

Sydney Harbour, showing Circular Quay

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Australia
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Miss P Jackson
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Fully rigged ship at sea

Fully rigged ship at sea

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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United Kingdom
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Resin-hafted stone adze with wooden handle

Resin-hafted stone adze with wooden handle

Daisy Bates and Herbert Browne collection
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Adzes
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Ooldea, South Australia, Australia
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Daisy M. Bates CBE
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Painting depicts a rectangular figure with a diamond pattern down the centre

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American-Australian Scientific Expedition to Arnhem Land (AASEAL) c...
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Bark paintings
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Groote Eylandt, Northern Territory, Australia
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Nanuwunda
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1948
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Scout's Carpenter badge certificate

Scout's Carpenter badge certificate

Barry Williams collection
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Certificates
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Barry Williams
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1943
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Picnic at Hanging Rock

Picnic at Hanging Rock

Patricia Lovell collection
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Cinema posters
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Hanging Rock, Victoria, Australia
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1975
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Safety Beach, Dromana, Vic.

Safety Beach, Dromana, Vic.

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Safety Beach, Dromana, Victoria, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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Approach to Richmond, from North Bank of Yarra Yarra, in the 'Fifties'

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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Richmond, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1850
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Chinese Government Radio Service radiogram

Chinese Government Radio Service radiogram

Anne Stockton collection no. 1
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Radiograms
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Winifred Hilliiard and Nyukana (Daisy) Baker, Alice Springs NT, 1963 (press photo)

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Winifred Hilliard collection no. 3
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Photographs
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Nyukana (Daisy) Baker
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The Winning Post and a bottle of port. My word, what a combination!

The Winning Post and a bottle of port. My word, what a combi...

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Great Britain
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Callier Marine Chronometer No 803 in a wooden case

Callier Marine Chronometer No 803 in a wooden case

Department of Defence collection
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Chronometers
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Paris, France
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Bernard Callier
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British Columbian Totem Poles

British Columbian Totem Poles

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Marrickville, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Dr E A. Briggs
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'Purlpa' by Dadda Samson, 2007

'Purlpa' by Dadda Samson, 2007

Canning Stock Route collection
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Paintings
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Kilykily, Western Australia, Australia
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Dadda Samson
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2007
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Amperea spartioides

Amperea spartioides

Baron Ferdinand von Mueller collection
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Botanical specimens
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Baron Sir Ferdinand J. von Mueller
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1875
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Wooden decorated dotting comb from Melville or Bathurst Island

Wooden decorated dotting comb from Melville or Bathurst Isla...

Dorothy Bennett collection
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Artists equipment
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Not provided
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1974
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Lucas Heights nuclear target

Lucas Heights nuclear target

Movement Against Uranium Mining collection
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Political badges
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Movement Against Uranium Mining
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1983
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Mt Martha, from Safety Beach Dromana, Vic

Mt Martha, from Safety Beach Dromana, Vic

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mount Martha, Victoria, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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Normanhurst, the school houses

Normanhurst, the school houses

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Normanhurst, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Stop French Testing

Stop French Testing

People for Nuclear Disarmament collection no. 2
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Political badges
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Muroroa Atoll, Tuamotu Archipelago, French Polynesia
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Direction des Centres d'Experimentation Nucleaires
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1966
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Child's drawing

Child's drawing

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Drawings
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Bathurst Island, Northern Territory, Australia
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Francella Tungutulum
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Hand tinted photograph of Junior Champion Heifer Woodleigh Joyous Duchess

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Woodleigh Shorthorn Stud collection
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Tinted photographs
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Woodleigh, Corowa, New South Wales, Australia
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Certificate

Certificate

Myrtle Wilson collection
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Prize certificates
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Mildura, Victoria, Australia
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Mrs Violet M. Wilson
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1965
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In the Memorial Reserve, Wangaratta, Vic

In the Memorial Reserve, Wangaratta, Vic

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Wangaratta, Victoria, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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Maps of Australia from Adelaide

Maps of Australia from Adelaide

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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River

River

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Goanna sculpture

Goanna sculpture

Maruku Arts and Crafts collection no. 1
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Wood carvings
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Ernabella, South Australia, Australia
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Ngalpuntja
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Brass carriage clock in leather box used by Lord Forrest

Brass carriage clock in leather box used by Lord Forrest

Commonwealth Grants Commission collection
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Carriage clocks
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France
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Couaillet Family
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1892
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Cream envelope addressed to Mrs A. I. Maple Brown

Cream envelope addressed to Mrs A. I. Maple Brown

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Envelopes
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Haven't we met before?

Haven't we met before?

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Envelopes
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Scene in the Harbour at Swatow - Sept 1921

Scene in the Harbour at Swatow - Sept 1921

Anne Stockton collection no. 1
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Photographs
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Karl H. Aumuller
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1913
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Bark painting 'Tortoises and fresh water crocodiles' by Birrikidji Gumana, Yirrkala, 1963

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Dr Karel Kupka collection
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Bark paintings
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Yirrkala, East Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Birrikitji Gumana
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1963
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Cylindrical wooden digging stick

Cylindrical wooden digging stick

Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Digging sticks
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Pencil and watercolour, on paper in Papunya style by unknown Pintupi artist, 1971

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Papunya Art 2008 collection
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Watercolour paintings
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Papunya, Central Australia, Northern Territory, Australia
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1971
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Presbyterian Church, Wollongong N.S.W

Presbyterian Church, Wollongong N.S.W

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Wollongong, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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