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Piti, or wooden bowl

Piti, or wooden bowl

Maruku Arts collection no. 3
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Containers
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Topsy Tjulyata
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2003
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The Town Hall, Sydney, NSW

The Town Hall, Sydney, NSW

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Sydney Town Hall, Sydney, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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Arches and lines on a blue background

Arches and lines on a blue background

Balarinji Art collection no. 2
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Gouache paintings
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Balarinji Design Studio, Jumbana Group
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Sample - Adhesive

Sample - Adhesive

Edmund Milne collection
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Adhesives
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Little Grey Fergie toy tractor handcrafted from salvaged box timber and wire by 10 year old Brian Burns in 1943.

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John McNally collection
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Toy tractors
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Cudgen, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Brian Burns
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1943
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Club

Club

Stan Mitchell collection
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Clubs
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Papua, Indonesia
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Poster

Poster

Union of Australian Women collection
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Ms Audrey McDonald
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1950
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Dressing case containing two hair brushes, two clothes brushes, a comb and a mirror

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Ellen Rogers collection
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Dressing cases
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Prouds Ltd, Diamond Merchants & Jewellers
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1928
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Price list from Hermannsburg Mission, 1961

Price list from Hermannsburg Mission, 1961

E Redlich collection
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Price lists
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O Gauge House model train set comprising NSW 36 Class locomotive and SA bogie flat wagon

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Bruce Macdonald collection
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Toy trains
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Extract from Mr Charles Matcham's letters to a relative in England 1834

Extract from Mr Charles Matcham's letters to a relative in E...

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Documents
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Looking to the rocks from the beach, Dromana, Vic

Looking to the rocks from the beach, Dromana, Vic

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Dromana, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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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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Ikula
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West Gippsland Hospital, Warragul, Vic

West Gippsland Hospital, Warragul, Vic

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Warragul, Victoria, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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Poster -

Poster - "Just This? - or Justice?"

Union of Australian Women collection
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Ms Audrey McDonald
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1950
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Metal button with white cloth covering

Metal button with white cloth covering

Petronella Wensing collection no. 1
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Buttons
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Ghost net Butterfly Fish

Ghost net Butterfly Fish

Erub Erwer Meta collection no.1
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Sculptures
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Darnley Island, Torres Strait, Queensland, Australia
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Emma Gela
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2014
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Wood stick frayed both ends

Wood stick frayed both ends

Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Paintbrushes
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Poster

Poster

Union of Australian Women collection
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Ms Audrey McDonald
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1950
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National Park.

National Park.

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Charles H. Kerry
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Mosman Street, Charters Towers

Mosman Street, Charters Towers

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Charters Towers, Queensland, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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After the ball was over...

After the ball was over...

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Newcastle, New South Wales, Australia
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1906
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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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Unknown
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Working men having a

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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Ochre sanding disc used by Kenny Brown, 2013

Ochre sanding disc used by Kenny Brown, 2013

Kenny Brown collection
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Sandpaper
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Mr Kenny Brown
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Convict love token for Thomas Lock

Convict love token for Thomas Lock

Convict Love Token collection no. 1
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England
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1830
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Mapping 3

Mapping 3

Balarinji Art collection no. 2
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Gouache paintings
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Balarinji Design Studio, Jumbana Group
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Double Bay

Double Bay

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Double Bay, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Cartoon depicting a man standing limply, suffering from exhaustion

Cartoon depicting a man standing limply, suffering from exha...

Vane Lindesay collection no. 1
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Cartoons
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Mr Vane Lindesay
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Entrance to Woronora River, Como, N.S.W

Entrance to Woronora River, Como, N.S.W

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Como, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Black and white photograph of Burrinjuck Dam, near Yass, NSW

Black and white photograph of Burrinjuck Dam, near Yass, NSW

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographs
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Burrinjuck Dam, Burrinjuck, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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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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Ben Pamtoonda
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Ear-biter Bruce

Ear-biter Bruce

Political Humour Competition 1997 collection
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Cartoons
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Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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Mr Geoff Pryor
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1997
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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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Alice Springs, Northern Territory, Australia
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Stanley Gallacher
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Poster titled 'Support your local Bicentennial community'

Poster titled 'Support your local Bicentennial community'

Australian Bicentennial Authority collection
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Posters
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1988
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Once on a huge Dragon-Fly

Once on a huge Dragon-Fly

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Mrs Ida Outhwaite
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Shiny white ball of cotton thread

Shiny white ball of cotton thread

Petronella Wensing collection no. 1
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Threads
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Cathedral Rocks, Kiama, NSW

Cathedral Rocks, Kiama, NSW

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Kiama, South Coast, New South Wales, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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1938
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View from the library, Mildura, Vic

View from the library, Mildura, Vic

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mildura, Victoria, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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Rhododendrons

Rhododendrons

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Bark painting depicting a Rainbow Serpent by John Mawurndjul, Marrkolidjban, 1981

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Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Affairs Art (ATSIAA) collection
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Bark paintings
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Marrkolidjban, Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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John Mawurndjul
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1981
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Zig Zag, Blue Mountains, NSW

Zig Zag, Blue Mountains, NSW

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Blue Mountains, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Redleaf Pool. Double Bay Sydney, N.S.W

Redleaf Pool. Double Bay Sydney, N.S.W

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Double Bay, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Courtroom sketch 'Lindy and Michael in the Darwin Court.' by Veronica O'Leary, 1982.

Courtroom sketch 'Lindy and Michael in the Darwin Court.' by...

Veronica O'Leary collection no. 1
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Courtroom drawings
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Darwin, Northern Territory, Australia
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Ms Veronica O'Leary
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1982
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Teleprinter printout related to the dismissal of the Whitlam government 'At 1515 the House of Representatives withdrew it's confidence in Mr Malcolm Fraser...'

Teleprinter printout related to the dismissal of the Whitlam...

Pat Rawlings collection
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Telegrams
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Old Parliament House, Parkes, Canberra, Australian Capital Territor...
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Australian Associated Press
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1975
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Lady Dilke (nee Pearl Faithfull) and a young boy standing in a garden

Lady Dilke (nee Pearl Faithfull) and a young boy standing in...

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Child's crayon drawing featuring a brown concentric circle

Child's crayon drawing featuring a brown concentric circle

Goolum-Goolum Aboriginal Co-operative collection
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Drawings
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Boomerang

Boomerang

Stan Mitchell collection
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Central Australia, Northern Territory, Australia
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Convict love token from William Maycock

Convict love token from William Maycock

Timothy Millett collection
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Convict love tokens
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Racing silks worn in the 1897 and 1898 Melbourne Cup races on Gaulus and The Grafter

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William Forrester collection
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Riding habits
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Large cream jap silk and grosgrain day hat

Large cream jap silk and grosgrain day hat

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Hats
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1912
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Clarice Anderson as a young girl.

Clarice Anderson as a young girl.

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Portrait photographs
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Convict love token from Maria Hunt, 1848

Convict love token from Maria Hunt, 1848

Timothy Millett collection
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Convict love tokens
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'Time Change'

'Time Change'

Diana Boyer collection
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Paintings
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Diana Boyer
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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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Kirton Point, South Australia, Australia
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Restaurant Frascati

Restaurant Frascati

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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London, England
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Certificate awarded at the Royal Melbroune Centenary Show, 1948 for first prize for a snow white play apron

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Myrtle Wilson collection
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Prize certificates
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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H Hearne & Co Pty Ltd
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1948
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Postcard featuring a colour tinted printed photograph of mounted soldier horsemen pulling drays through open bushland.

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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Carved pig

Carved pig

Papuan Official collection
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Carvings
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Milne Bay Province, Papua New Guinea
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1915
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Child's drawing

Child's drawing

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Owen Koomeeta
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