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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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Group of men wearing sashes with some holding banners

Group of men wearing sashes with some holding banners

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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History for Third Classes

History for Third Classes

Reverend John Grosse collection
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Textbooks
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Reverend John Grosse
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1938
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Gentleman's wooden dressing case, containing shaving and dressing implements

Gentleman's wooden dressing case, containing shaving and dre...

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Dressing cases
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Nobby Hopper fishing fly

Nobby Hopper fishing fly

Noel Jetson collection
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Fishing lures
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Dan Todorovic
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1960
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Photograph of two men punching each other in rural Australian setting

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Carmelo Mirabelli collection no. 2
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Photographs
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Mr Carmelo Mirabelli
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Dent Chronometer No 53862 in leather case

Dent Chronometer No 53862 in leather case

Bureau of Mineral Resources collection no. 1
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Discovery alongside the barrier

Discovery alongside the barrier

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Antarctica
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Steel folding razor

Steel folding razor

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Cut-throat razors
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Top hat worn by William Faithfull

Top hat worn by William Faithfull

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Top hats
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William P. Faithfull
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1774
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Colourised photographic postcard of Coogee Beach, NSW

Colourised photographic postcard of Coogee Beach, NSW

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Charles H. Kerry
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1902
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Flavelle Roberts & Sankey's of Brisbane exhibit at the Franco-British Exhibition

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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Advertising postcards
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Brisbane, Queensland, Australia
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Queen Alexandra
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1908
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Hotel Kosciusko.

Hotel Kosciusko.

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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Smith O'Brien's Cottage Port Arthur, Tasmania

Smith O'Brien's Cottage Port Arthur, Tasmania

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Port Arthur, Tasman Peninsula, Tasmania, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Glass plate negative - Men catching a horse, Innamincka station, South Australia, photographed by Herbert Basedow, 1919

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Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Glass plate negatives
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Australia
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Dr Herbert Basedow
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1919
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Engraved boab nut 'The Eloping Couple and the Husband's Revenge' by Jack Wherra

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Jack Wherra collection no. 1
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Nut carvings
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Mowanjum, West Kimberley, Western Australia, Australia
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Jack Wherra
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1963
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Exercise book

Exercise book

Vienna Mozart Boys Choir collection no. 1
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Franz Denk
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Stone knife

Stone knife

Herbert Keys collection
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Knives
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Woven pandanus Yawkyawk sculpture in orange, yellow, purple and neutral tones

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Yawkyawk collection
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Sculptures
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Yikarrakkal, Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Ms Marina Murdilnga
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2005
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Bark painting 'Nakidjkidj and Mimih at Nimbuwa Rock' by Bobby Barrdjaray Nganjmirra, Gumardir River Outstation, 1970

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Peter Brokensha and Bobby Bardjarai Nganjimirra collection
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Bark paintings
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Gumardir River Outstation, Western Arnhem Land, Northern Territory,...
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Bobby B. Nganjmirra
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1970
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Mythical Dances

Mythical Dances

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Affairs Art (ATSIAA) collection
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Prints
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Townsville, Queensland, Australia
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Judith J. Warrie
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1988
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Die Bibel inscribed to Reverend John Grosse's father Bernard Theodor Grosse,1915

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Reverend John Grosse collection
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Bibles
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Berlin, Germany
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Bernard T. Grosse
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1912
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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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Port Keats (Wadeye), Northern Territory, Australia
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Laura Warnir
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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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1965
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Boomerang

Boomerang

Douglas Seaton collection
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Boomerangs
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Symmetrical brown boomerang

Symmetrical brown boomerang

Daisy Bates and Herbert Browne collection
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Boomerangs
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Ooldea, South Australia, Australia
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Daisy M. Bates CBE
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Matador Home Knitting Machine manual

Matador Home Knitting Machine manual

Petronella Wensing collection no. 1
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Manuals
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Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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Mrs Petronella Wensing
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1956
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Banksia serrata

Banksia serrata

Banks Florilegium collection
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Engravings
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Alecto Historical Editions
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1980
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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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1984
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Chivers family album, 1920s

Chivers family album, 1920s

Horse photographs and ephemera collection no. 2
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Photograph albums
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1920
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Courtroom sketch of the Chamberlain trial by Veronica O'Leary, 1982.

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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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Sculpture resembling bulls horns

Sculpture resembling bulls horns

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Wood carvings
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Walka design from Ernabella

Walka design from Ernabella

Winifred Hilliard collection no. 3
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Acrylic paintings
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Ernabella, South Australia, Australia
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Ngintya
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1954
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Coloured photographic postcard 'Rabbit poison carts'

Coloured photographic postcard 'Rabbit poison carts'

Rabbits in Australia collection no. 3
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Postcards
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A street in Bandon

A street in Bandon

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Men and horses standing by a river.

Men and horses standing by a river.

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Charles H. Kerry
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Child's drawing by an unknown artist, Tabulam Primary School NSW

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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Drawings
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Tabulam, New South Wales, Australia
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Tabulam Primary School
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Bark painting depicting the log on which Barama floated to Gangan by Garwirrin Gumana, Yirrkala, 1965

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J Davidson collection no. 3
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Bark paintings
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Yirrkala, East Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Gawirrin Gumana
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1965
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Wooden skis

Wooden skis

George and Robert Dovers collection
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Skis
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Antarctica
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Robert G. Dovers
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1951
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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, Tiwi Islands, Northern Territory, Australia
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Philomena
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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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Aurukun, Cape York Peninsula, Queensland, Australia
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Terence Pootchemunka
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'Rakay', bark painting, native plant species

'Rakay', bark painting, native plant species

Mulkun Wirrpanda collection
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Bark paintings
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Yirrkala, East Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Mulkun Wirrpanda
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2013
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Print - An Affair of Moment

Print - An Affair of Moment

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Prints
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London, England
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Thomas McLean
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1834
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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, Tiwi Islands, Northern Territory, Australia
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Kalina Timaepatua
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Hyde Park Sydney

Hyde Park 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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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Metal nail

Metal nail

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Nails
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Platypus

Platypus

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Metal inkwell that has a sculpted kangaroo with a joey in its pouch next to an inkpot shaped like a rock.

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Terence Lane collection
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Inkwells
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1900
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Stone church

Stone church

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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'Bulwutja', bark painting, native plant species

'Bulwutja', bark painting, native plant species

Mulkun Wirrpanda collection
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Bark paintings
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Yirrkala, East Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Mulkun Wirrpanda
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2012
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Postcard featuring a sepia photograph of bush shanties and people boating on Wingecarribee River, Berrima, N.S.W.

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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Berrima, New South Wales, Australia
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Paperbark used by Paul House

Paperbark used by Paul House

Paul House collection no.2
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Trays
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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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1966
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Main Street, Lake Entrance, Vic

Main Street, Lake Entrance, Vic

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Lakes Entrance, Victoria, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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Neilson Park Beach

Neilson Park Beach

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Kodak Ltd
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Weapon - Boomerang

Weapon - Boomerang

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Boomerangs
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Buchanan hospital children's ward

Buchanan hospital children's ward

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Red ochre

Red ochre

Douglas Seaton collection
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Specimens
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Streets Creek, Queensland, Australia
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'Thinking Pink' bra decorated by Grace Bond

'Thinking Pink' bra decorated by Grace Bond

Many Threads collection
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Cherbourg, Queensland, Australia
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Grace Bond
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2014
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The National Magazine

The National Magazine

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Magazines
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