Menu toggle

National Museum of Australia

Where our stories come alive

Collection Explorer

4

Explore sets

Objects

Image Title and collection What Where Who When
Hatchet head

Hatchet head

Douglas Seaton collection
Apply Douglas Seaton collection filter
Hatchets
Apply Hatchets filter
Atherton Tableland, Queensland, Australia
Apply Atherton Tableland, Queensland, Australia filter
Woodworking brace

Woodworking brace

Hilda Creager collection no. 1
Apply Hilda Creager collection no. 1 filter
Woodworking braces
Apply Woodworking braces filter
Aboriginal breastplate for Neddy, King of Neis Valley

Aboriginal breastplate for Neddy, King of Neis Valley

Edmund Milne collection
Apply Edmund Milne collection filter
Aboriginal breastplates
Apply Aboriginal breastplates filter
Naas Valley, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
Apply Naas Valley, Australian Capital Territory, Australia filter
Apply filter
1918
Apply 1918 filter
Main Western Highway, Avenue of Honour, east end of Bacchus Marsh

Main Western Highway, Avenue of Honour, east end of Bacchus ...

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
Apply Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1 filter
Photographic postcards
Apply Photographic postcards filter
Bacchus Marsh, Victoria, Australia
Apply Bacchus Marsh, Victoria, Australia filter
Rose Stereograph Co.
Apply Rose Stereograph Co. filter
Veronica Notabilis

Veronica Notabilis

Baron Ferdinand von Mueller collection
Apply Baron Ferdinand von Mueller collection filter
Botanical specimens
Apply Botanical specimens filter
Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
Apply Melbourne, Victoria, Australia filter
Baron Sir Ferdinand J. von Mueller
Apply Baron Sir Ferdinand J. von Mueller filter
1875
Apply 1875 filter
Sydney, La Ville et le Port

Sydney, La Ville et le Port

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
Apply Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1 filter
Photographic postcards
Apply Photographic postcards filter
Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Apply Sydney, New South Wales, Australia filter
Mr Josef Lebovic
Apply Mr Josef Lebovic filter
Weapon - Boomerang

Weapon - Boomerang

Dr Herbert Basedow collection
Apply Dr Herbert Basedow collection filter
Boomerangs
Apply Boomerangs filter
Postcard featuring a streetscape

Postcard featuring a streetscape

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
Apply Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1 filter
Postcards
Apply Postcards filter
Sydney Harbour from Botanical Gardens

Sydney Harbour from Botanical Gardens

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
Apply Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1 filter
Photographic postcards
Apply Photographic postcards filter
Sydney Harbour, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Apply Sydney Harbour, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia filter
Mr Josef Lebovic
Apply Mr Josef Lebovic filter
Yellow, blue, green and pink floral pattern dress from Thursday Island

Yellow, blue, green and pink floral pattern dress from Thurs...

1992 Torres Strait Islands Cultural Festival collection
Apply 1992 Torres Strait Islands Cultural Festival collection filter
Dresses
Apply Dresses filter
Thursday (Waiben) Island, Torres Strait, Queensland, Australia
Apply Thursday (Waiben) Island, Torres Strait, Queensland, Australia filter
Mrs Col Nakata
Apply Mrs Col Nakata filter
1992
Apply 1992 filter
Child's drawing

Child's drawing

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
Apply Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2 filter
Drawings
Apply Drawings filter
Alice Springs, Northern Territory, Australia
Apply Alice Springs, Northern Territory, Australia filter
Michael Marshall
Apply Michael Marshall filter
Child's drawing

Child's drawing

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
Apply Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2 filter
Drawings
Apply Drawings filter
Bathurst Island, Northern Territory, Australia
Apply Bathurst Island, Northern Territory, Australia filter
Maria J. Orsto
Apply Maria J. Orsto filter
Child's drawing

Child's drawing

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
Apply Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2 filter
Drawings
Apply Drawings filter
Ian Koo'oila
Apply Ian Koo'oila filter
Child's drawing

Child's drawing

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
Apply Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2 filter
Drawings
Apply Drawings filter
Weipa, Queensland, Australia
Apply Weipa, Queensland, Australia filter
Johnny Mango
Apply Johnny Mango filter
Child's drawing

Child's drawing

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
Apply Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2 filter
Drawings
Apply Drawings filter
Tasmania, Australia
Apply Tasmania, Australia filter
The Boer Armament and Col Baden-Powell at Mafeking - Story of the Siege

The Boer Armament and Col Baden-Powell at Mafeking - Story o...

Springfield Merino Stud collection
Apply Springfield Merino Stud collection filter
Newspaper clippings
Apply Newspaper clippings filter
Handwritten recipe for an ointment

Handwritten recipe for an ointment

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
Apply Springfield - Faithfull Family collection filter
Manuscripts
Apply Manuscripts filter
Cream-coloured partial dance program titled 'AGRICULTURAL SOCIETY'S BALL, 5th MAY 1869'

Cream-coloured partial dance program titled 'AGRICULTURAL SO...

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
Apply Springfield - Faithfull Family collection filter
Dance programs
Apply Dance programs filter
1869
Apply 1869 filter
Slipcast terracotta mug with mukata (beanie) design, made by Peter Ward using Ernabella artists designs, for Ernabella at Bondi Pavilion event, 2004

Slipcast terracotta mug with mukata (beanie) design, made by...

Ernabella Arts Inc. collection no. 7
Apply Ernabella Arts Inc. collection no. 7 filter
Mugs
Apply Mugs filter
Ernabella, South Australia, Australia
Apply Ernabella, South Australia, Australia filter
Peter Ward
Apply Peter Ward filter
2004
Apply 2004 filter
Rocket Clock from Play School

Rocket Clock from Play School

Australian Broadcasting Corporation (ABC) - Play School collection ...
Apply Australian Broadcasting Corporation (ABC) - Play School collection ... filter
Clocks
Apply Clocks filter
Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Apply Australian Broadcasting Corporation filter
Mrs A.W. White standing in snow at the top of Mt. Wellington

Mrs A.W. White standing in snow at the top of Mt. Wellington

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
Apply Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1 filter
Photographic postcards
Apply Photographic postcards filter
Tasmania, Australia
Apply Tasmania, Australia filter
Mr Josef Lebovic
Apply Mr Josef Lebovic filter
1909
Apply 1909 filter
Group of school students in class [2a?].

Group of school students in class [2a?].

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
Apply Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1 filter
Photographic postcards
Apply Photographic postcards filter
Mr Josef Lebovic
Apply Mr Josef Lebovic filter
Blue crocheted purse

Blue crocheted purse

Hilda Creager collection no. 1
Apply Hilda Creager collection no. 1 filter
Purses
Apply Purses filter
Flannel Flower Babies Grow in Australia (They bring love)

Flannel Flower Babies Grow in Australia (They bring love)

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
Apply Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1 filter
Postcards
Apply Postcards filter
Cecilia M. Gibbs
Apply Cecilia M. Gibbs filter
Glass plate negative - Ikey, Teddy and Jacky (Sunday Islanders, Western Australia) on board the 'Rita', as members of the crew, photographed by Herbert Basedow, 1916

Glass plate negative - Ikey, Teddy and Jacky (Sunday Islande...

Dr Herbert Basedow collection
Apply Dr Herbert Basedow collection filter
Glass plate negatives
Apply Glass plate negatives filter
Australia
Apply Australia filter
Dr Herbert Basedow
Apply Dr Herbert Basedow filter
1916
Apply 1916 filter
Certificate awarded at the Murrumbidgee Annual Show, 1890, Special Prize

Certificate awarded at the Murrumbidgee Annual Show, 1890, S...

Springfield Merino Stud collection
Apply Springfield Merino Stud collection filter
Certificates
Apply Certificates filter
1890
Apply 1890 filter
Botanical Gardens - Sydney

Botanical Gardens - Sydney

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
Apply Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1 filter
Photographic postcards
Apply Photographic postcards filter
Royal Botanic Gardens, Sydney, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Apply Royal Botanic Gardens, Sydney, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia filter
Mr Josef Lebovic
Apply Mr Josef Lebovic filter
Young Women's Christian Association

Young Women's Christian Association

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
Apply Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1 filter
Photographic postcards
Apply Photographic postcards filter
Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Apply Sydney, New South Wales, Australia filter
Mr Josef Lebovic
Apply Mr Josef Lebovic filter
Hume Weir, Albury, NSW

Hume Weir, Albury, NSW

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
Apply Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1 filter
Photographic postcards
Apply Photographic postcards filter
Hume Reservoir, New South Wales, Australia
Apply Hume Reservoir, New South Wales, Australia filter
Rose Stereograph Co.
Apply Rose Stereograph Co. filter
The Imp

The Imp

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
Apply Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1 filter
Photographic postcards
Apply Photographic postcards filter
Mr Josef Lebovic
Apply Mr Josef Lebovic filter
Weapon - Boomerang

Weapon - Boomerang

Dr Herbert Basedow collection
Apply Dr Herbert Basedow collection filter
Boomerangs
Apply Boomerangs filter
Broome, Western Australia, Australia
Apply Broome, Western Australia, Australia filter
Globularia Nudicaulis

Globularia Nudicaulis

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
Apply Springfield - Faithfull Family collection filter
Postcards
Apply Postcards filter
View at Mount Lofty, SA

View at Mount Lofty, SA

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
Apply Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1 filter
Photographic postcards
Apply Photographic postcards filter
Mount Lofty, Mount Lofty Ranges, South Australia, Australia
Apply Mount Lofty, Mount Lofty Ranges, South Australia, Australia filter
Rose Stereograph Co.
Apply Rose Stereograph Co. filter
Educational Collections of Australian Plants: Part Three

Educational Collections of Australian Plants: Part Three

Baron Ferdinand von Mueller collection
Apply Baron Ferdinand von Mueller collection filter
Books
Apply Books filter
Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
Apply Melbourne, Victoria, Australia filter
Baron Sir Ferdinand J. von Mueller
Apply Baron Sir Ferdinand J. von Mueller filter
1876
Apply 1876 filter
Australian Natives: Taking down the poor bushies

Australian Natives: Taking down the poor bushies

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
Apply Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1 filter
Postcards
Apply Postcards filter
Mr Josef Lebovic
Apply Mr Josef Lebovic filter
Child's drawing

Child's drawing

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
Apply Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2 filter
Drawings
Apply Drawings filter
Aurukun, Cape York Peninsula, Queensland, Australia
Apply Aurukun, Cape York Peninsula, Queensland, Australia filter
Carol Korkaktim
Apply Carol Korkaktim filter
Black and white cartoon titled 'Cemetery of Women'

Black and white cartoon titled 'Cemetery of Women'

Judy Horacek collection no. 2
Apply Judy Horacek collection no. 2 filter
Cartoons
Apply Cartoons filter
Ms Judy Horacek
Apply Ms Judy Horacek filter
1995
Apply 1995 filter
Certificate

Certificate

Woodleigh Shorthorn Stud collection
Apply Woodleigh Shorthorn Stud collection filter
Prize certificates
Apply Prize certificates filter
Royal Agricultural Society of Victoria
Apply Royal Agricultural Society of Victoria filter
1967
Apply 1967 filter
'Emu near Yalyumu (from Wawuwawu)' aka 'Emu Dreaming at Yalyumu', by Kaapa Tjampitjinpa, 1975

'Emu near Yalyumu (from Wawuwawu)' aka 'Emu Dreaming at Yaly...

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
Apply Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2 filter
Paintings
Apply Paintings filter
Kaapa M. Tjampitjinpa
Apply Kaapa M. Tjampitjinpa filter
1975
Apply 1975 filter
Mortar-board hat

Mortar-board hat

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
Apply Springfield - Faithfull Family collection filter
Academic dress
Apply Academic dress filter
Album of pressed seaweed specimens collected around Port Phillip Bay, 1859 -1882

Album of pressed seaweed specimens collected around Port Phi...

Port Phillip seaweed album collection
Apply Port Phillip seaweed album collection filter
Botanical specimens
Apply Botanical specimens filter
Port Phillip Bay, Victoria, Australia
Apply Port Phillip Bay, Victoria, Australia filter
Charles Morrison
Apply Charles Morrison filter
1851
Apply 1851 filter
Pennington Gardens, Adelaide, SA

Pennington Gardens, Adelaide, SA

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
Apply Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1 filter
Photographic postcards
Apply Photographic postcards filter
Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
Apply Adelaide, South Australia, Australia filter
Rose Stereograph Co.
Apply Rose Stereograph Co. filter
Model shield

Model shield

JC Le Souef collection
Apply JC Le Souef collection filter
Small scale models
Apply Small scale models filter
Elwood, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
Apply Elwood, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia filter
Mr Albert A. Le Souef
Apply Mr Albert A. Le Souef filter
1868
Apply 1868 filter
Paint on canvas board

Paint on canvas board

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
Apply Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2 filter
Paintings
Apply Paintings filter
Johnie Warangula
Apply Johnie Warangula filter
1974
Apply 1974 filter
Some Little Surprises From Katoomba

Some Little Surprises From Katoomba

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
Apply Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1 filter
Cards
Apply Cards filter
Gympie, Queensland, Australia
Apply Gympie, Queensland, Australia filter
Mr Josef Lebovic
Apply Mr Josef Lebovic filter
Woven plant fibre basket, with bands of fabric and feathers

Woven plant fibre basket, with bands of fabric and feathers

Australian Institute of Anatomy collection
Apply Australian Institute of Anatomy collection filter
Baskets
Apply Baskets filter
A young girl

A young girl

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
Apply Springfield - Faithfull Family collection filter
Portrait photographs
Apply Portrait photographs filter
Weapon - Spearhead

Weapon - Spearhead

Edmund Milne collection
Apply Edmund Milne collection filter
Spearheads
Apply Spearheads filter
Convict love token from John Campling, 1818

Convict love token from John Campling, 1818

Timothy Millett collection
Apply Timothy Millett collection filter
Convict love tokens
Apply Convict love tokens filter
The beach, at Dromana, Vic

The beach, at Dromana, Vic

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
Apply Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1 filter
Photographic postcards
Apply Photographic postcards filter
Dromana, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
Apply Dromana, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia filter
Rose Stereograph Co.
Apply Rose Stereograph Co. filter
View over a town

View over a town

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
Apply Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1 filter
Photographic postcards
Apply Photographic postcards filter
Mr Josef Lebovic
Apply Mr Josef Lebovic filter

"SECOND PRIZE, GOULBURN, 1907, A., P., AND H SOCIETY"

Springfield Merino Stud collection
Apply Springfield Merino Stud collection filter
Cards
Apply Cards filter
1907
Apply 1907 filter
Memento of Opening of the First Parliament of the Commonwealth of Australia, by the Duke of Cornwall & York at Melbourne May 1901

Memento of Opening of the First Parliament of the Commonweal...

Royal Visit 1901 collection
Apply Royal Visit 1901 collection filter
Commemorative books
Apply Commemorative books filter
Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
Apply Melbourne, Victoria, Australia filter
Osboldstone & Atkins
Apply Osboldstone & Atkins filter
1901
Apply 1901 filter
Holiday Time by Eunice Yunurupa Porter

Holiday Time by Eunice Yunurupa Porter

Warakurna History Paintings collection
Apply Warakurna History Paintings collection filter
Paintings
Apply Paintings filter
Warakurna Community, Western Australia, Australia
Apply Warakurna Community, Western Australia, Australia filter
Eunice Y. Porter
Apply Eunice Y. Porter filter
2011
Apply 2011 filter
For Bali

For Bali

Bali Bombings 2002 Memorial - Parliament of Victoria collection
Apply Bali Bombings 2002 Memorial - Parliament of Victoria collection filter
Community posters
Apply Community posters filter
Kuta, Bali, Indonesia
Apply Kuta, Bali, Indonesia filter
2002
Apply 2002 filter
Painting depicts five animal figures

Painting depicts five animal figures

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
Apply Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2 filter
Bark paintings
Apply Bark paintings filter
Yirrkala, East Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
Apply Yirrkala, East Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia filter
Milaybuma
Apply Milaybuma filter
1974
Apply 1974 filter
Child's drawing

Child's drawing

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
Apply Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2 filter
Drawings
Apply Drawings filter
Sammy Kerindun
Apply Sammy Kerindun filter
War Memorial, Warragul, Vic

War Memorial, Warragul, Vic

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
Apply Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1 filter
Photographic postcards
Apply Photographic postcards filter
Warragul, Victoria, Australia
Apply Warragul, Victoria, Australia filter
Rose Stereograph Co.
Apply Rose Stereograph Co. filter
Envelope containing a Christmas card to Miss Faithfull from Iva Walton

Envelope containing a Christmas card to Miss Faithfull from ...

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
Apply Springfield - Faithfull Family collection filter
Christmas cards
Apply Christmas cards filter
Goulburn, New South Wales, Australia
Apply Goulburn, New South Wales, Australia filter
Green wineglass

Green wineglass

North Head Quarantine Station collection
Apply North Head Quarantine Station collection filter
Wine glasses
Apply Wine glasses filter
Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Apply Sydney, New South Wales, Australia filter
North Head Quarantine Station
Apply North Head Quarantine Station filter
Load more objects