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I am watching the barge

I am watching the barge

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Drawings
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Nguiu, Bathurst Island, Northern Territory, Australia
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Cassian Tipiloura
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Envelope addressed to William Pitt Faithfull, Springfield, Goulburn

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Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Envelopes
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Goulburn, New South Wales, Australia
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William P. Faithfull
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Pencil sketch of a building with a tower and a flag at half mast

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Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Sketches
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Collar box and collar

Collar box and collar

Lorna May Colwell collection no. 2
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Collars
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Certificate

Certificate

Myrtle Wilson collection
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Certificates
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mrs Violet M. Wilson
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1953
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Needle and string

Needle and string

Stan Mitchell collection
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Needles
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Cartoon of trade unionist John Halfpenny and federal Labor politician John Button

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Ward O'Neill collection no. 2
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Cartoons
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Mr Ward O'Neill
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1986
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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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Desley Marpoondin
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The Bridge, Camden

The Bridge, Camden

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Postcards
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The Snowy Mountains from 'King's Cross'

The Snowy Mountains from 'King's Cross'

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Snowy Mountains, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Blade [stone implement]

Blade [stone implement]

Enid Bowden collection
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Blades
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Normanton, Queensland, Australia
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Milky Way.

Milky Way.

Buku-Larrngay Arts collection no. 1
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Bark paintings
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Yirrkala, East Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Maymirrirr Maymuru
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1985
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Swimming pool, Goulburn River, Shepparton, Vic

Swimming pool, Goulburn River, Shepparton, Vic

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

Handwritten recipe

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Manuscripts
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Gold and green dots on a colourful background

Gold and green dots on a colourful 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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Spearthrower

Spearthrower

Stan Mitchell collection
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Spearthrowers
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Western Australia, Australia
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Bark painting depicting a centre rectangular pole, probably a log coffin, and includes fish and a bird

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Maningrida Arts and Crafts 1982 collection
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Bark paintings
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Maningrida, West Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Yuyunna
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Depicts a flower

Depicts a flower

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Film negative - People in front of shelter, possibly at Yalata station, South Australia, photographed by Herbert Basedow, 1920

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Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Film negatives
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Australia
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Dr Herbert Basedow
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1920
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Anzac buffet voluntary helper badge No.2152

Anzac buffet voluntary helper badge No.2152

Enid Treadgold collection
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Charity badges
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Marna House, north-east garden, Healesville, Vic

Marna House, north-east garden, Healesville, Vic

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Healesville, Victoria, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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TSS Ceramic

TSS Ceramic

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Barrister's wig worn by Sir George Houstoun Reid

Barrister's wig worn by Sir George Houstoun Reid

Anne Fairbairn collection no. 2
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Wigs
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London, England
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Ravenscroft
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1890
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'Wanydjarrpu', bark painting, native plant species

'Wanydjarrpu', 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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Embossed gum leaf containing a picture of rural scene - To wish you a Happy New Year

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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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Spearhead

Spearhead

Australian Institute of Anatomy collection
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Spearheads
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Oxford Street, Sydney

Oxford Street, Sydney

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Gibson wedding at old Tirranna house

Gibson wedding at old Tirranna house

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Photographs
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Album of photographs taken during 1930s skiing trips

Album of photographs taken during 1930s skiing trips

Tom and Jean Moppett collection
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Photograph albums
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Courtroom sketch 'Lindy Chamberlain listens [to] Michael giving evidence' 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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Weapon - Spear

Weapon - Spear

American-Australian Scientific Expedition to Arnhem Land (AASEAL) c...
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Spears
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Milingimbi, Central Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Mr Charles P. Mountford
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1948
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Studio photograph of a diorama of collaged images and small objects.

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Thomas Hinton collection
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Albumen prints
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Launceston, Tasmania, Australia
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Mr Thomas Hinton
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Genuine sale marvelous art bargains

Genuine sale marvelous art bargains

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Advertising postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Postcard featuring a colour vignette of the S.S. Curl Curl in a harbour

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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Manly, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Rocky Island

Rocky Island

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Drawings
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Mornington Island, Queensland, Australia
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Janelle Dugong
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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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Daly River, Northern Territory, Australia
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Martina Parry
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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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Gunbalanya (Oenpelli), Western Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Aus...
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Harold Nayinggul
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Koala border

Koala border

Balarinji Art collection no.2
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Gouache paintings
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Balarinji Design Studio, Jumbana Group
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'Mayang:River with grass', bark painting, native plant species

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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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2014
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Certificate

Certificate

Nettie McColive collection
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Prize certificates
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Cradock, South Australia, Australia
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Country Women's Association
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1946
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Nalanji Dreaming

Nalanji Dreaming

Balarinji Art collection no.2
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Gouache paintings
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Balarinji Design Studio, Jumbana Group
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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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Valma Pootchemunka
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Convict love token from Elijah Swainson, 5th July, 1817

Convict love token from Elijah Swainson, 5th July, 1817

Timothy Millett collection
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Convict love tokens
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Painting depicts a fisherman holding spear over his head, and 2 large long-nosed fish.

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The Australian Scene collection no. 5
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Bark paintings
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Maningrida, West Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Mandarg
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Helipterum Dimorpholepis

Helipterum Dimorpholepis

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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Dreamtime journey of the spinifex wallaby (Mala)

Dreamtime journey of the spinifex wallaby (Mala)

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Paintings
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Tommy S. Tjakamarra
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1976
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Contact

Contact

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Drawings
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Alice Springs, Northern Territory, Australia
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Iris Nuggett Joyce
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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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Delores
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Swearing in Lord Hopetoun as Governor General of Australian Commonwealth

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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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1901
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Music stick

Music stick

Central Australian souvenirs collection
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Clapsticks
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Design of orange blue green and yellow circles on a blue and purple background.

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Balarinji Art collection no.2
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Gouache paintings
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Balarinji Design Studio, Jumbana Group
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Postcard featuring King William and Currie Streets, Adelaide

Postcard featuring King William and Currie Streets, Adelaide

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
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Cricket team in uniforms on a pitch

Cricket team in uniforms on a pitch

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Photographs
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Metal tin opener with corkscrew

Metal tin opener with corkscrew

Nancy Hamilton collection no. 2
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Tin-openers
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Lithgow, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr William Barbour Smith
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1960
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Weapon - Spear

Weapon - Spear

American-Australian Scientific Expedition to Arnhem Land (AASEAL) c...
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Spears
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Milingimbi, Central Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Mr Charles P. Mountford
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1948
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Possum by Maymirri 2

Possum by Maymirri 2

Buku-Larrngay Arts collection no. 1
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Bark paintings
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Yirrkala, East Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Maymirrirr Maymuru
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1985
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Spearthrower

Spearthrower

American-Australian Scientific Expedition to Arnhem Land (AASEAL) c...
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Spearthrowers
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Umbakumba, Groote Eylandt, Northern Territory, Australia
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Nangiliana
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Middle Harbour

Middle Harbour

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Middle Harbour, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1908
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Photo of first meeting of NAC, 13 December 1973

Photo of first meeting of NAC, 13 December 1973

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Affairs Art (ATSIAA) collecti...
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Photographs
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Shell necklace with opalescent green maireener and black cat's teeth feature shells, by Dulcie Greeno

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Dulcie Greeno collection no. 1
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Necklaces
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Tasmania, Australia
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Dulcie Greeno
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2000
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