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'Buwakul', bark painting, native plant species

'Buwakul', 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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Model boomerang

Model boomerang

JC Le Souef collection
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Small scale models
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Elwood, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Mr Albert A. Le Souef
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1868
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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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Courtroom sketch of the Chamberlain trial by Veronica O'Leary, dated 29 September 1982.

Courtroom sketch of the Chamberlain trial by Veronica O'Lear...

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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8017 L'express du Simplon

8017 L'express du Simplon

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Postcards
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Overlooking Newcastel, NSW

Overlooking Newcastel, NSW

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Newcastle, 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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Yuendumu, Northern Territory, Australia
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Nancy Napurrula
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Kimberley point

Kimberley point

Professor Henry and Luise Krips collection
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Spearheads
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Message stick

Message stick

Horne-Bowie collection
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Message sticks
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Not provided
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1926
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Orange and white line and dot painting

Orange and white line and dot painting

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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Alice Springs, Northern Territory, Australia
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Jorna Raymond
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Dance wand

Dance wand

Papuan Official collection
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Ceremonial objects
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Milne Bay Province, Papua New Guinea
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1915
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Sea life with a border on two sides

Sea life with a border on two sides

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

Club

A Morrison collection no. 1
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Clubs
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Hard black plastic jewellery box

Hard black plastic jewellery box

Jack Heenan collection
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Jewellery boxes
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GM Holden Ltd
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Club

Club

Mervyn Meggitt collection
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Clubs
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Postcard featuring jockey on a horse - Collarit

Postcard featuring jockey on a horse - Collarit

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Harding & Billings
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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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Mary
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Concentric circles and dots on blue

Concentric circles and dots on blue

Balarinji Art collection no. 2
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Gouache paintings
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Balarinji Design Studio, Jumbana Group
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Black lines on brown

Black lines on brown

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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Tweed Heads, New South Wales, Australia
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Fingal Head Primary School
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Mrs. 'Arris & Mrs. 'Iggs who entertain you from Station 2UW

Mrs. 'Arris & Mrs. 'Iggs who entertain you from Station 2UW

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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1934
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Yachting Sydney Harbour, Bonnington's Irish Moss

Yachting Sydney Harbour, Bonnington's Irish Moss

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Advertising postcards
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Sydney Harbour, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Circular Quay, Sydney, N.S.W in 1848

Circular Quay, Sydney, N.S.W in 1848

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Circular Quay, Sydney Cove, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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1848
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Album of carte-de-visite photographs relating to the trial of Arthur Orton (Tichborne claimant)

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Tichborne Claimant Album collection
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Photograph albums
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London, England
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London Stereoscopic & Photographic Company Limited
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1871
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Crystal wine glass from Old Parliament House

Crystal wine glass from Old Parliament House

Parliament House Catering Service collection no. 2
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Wine glasses
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Old Parliament House, Parkes, Canberra, Australian Capital Territor...
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Government of Australia
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Long narrow mesh bag formed from two-ply looped fibre-string - Yirrkala, 1948

Long narrow mesh bag formed from two-ply looped fibre-string...

American-Australian Scientific Expedition to Arnhem Land (AASEAL) c...
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Bags
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Yirrkala, East Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Not provided
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1948
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Koalas and boomerangs

Koalas and boomerangs

Balarinji Art collection no. 2
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Gouache paintings
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Balarinji Design Studio, Jumbana Group
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Two women and a man sitting in front of a stone wall at the beach

Two women and a man sitting in front of a stone wall at the ...

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Maku (witchetty grub figure) - made by Christiane Keller, 2015

Maku (witchetty grub figure) - made by Christiane Keller, 20...

Tjanpi 'Flying Seven Sisters' collection
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Sculptures
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Kuru Ala, Western Australia, Australia
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Dr Christiane Keller
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2015
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Rolling Steel Rails, Lithgow Iron Works

Rolling Steel Rails, Lithgow Iron Works

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Lithgow, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Card with inscribed message

Card with inscribed message

Hazel Hooton and Elizabeth Gibson collection
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Cards
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Goulburn, New South Wales, Australia
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Mrs Hazel Hooton
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1918
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Wooden prong that tapers very slightly to a point

Wooden prong that tapers very slightly to a point

Roy Barker collection no. 1
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Spearheads
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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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Birany Birany, North-east Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Banung
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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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Hayes & Russell Ltd, Ironmongers, Queanbeyan

Hayes & Russell Ltd, Ironmongers, Queanbeyan

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Queanbeyan, New South Wales, Australia
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Hayes & Russell Ltd
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Piece of felt

Piece of felt

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Textile lengths
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Chisel

Chisel

Justice Else-Mitchell collection no. 1
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Chisels
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Armband - Milingimbi, N.T.

Armband - Milingimbi, N.T.

American-Australian Scientific Expedition to Arnhem Land (AASEAL) c...
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Armbands
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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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Cokootoo Woman

Cokootoo Woman

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Drawings
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Bathurst Island, Northern Territory, Australia
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Valerian Munkara
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Aboriginal breastplate for Coomee, Last of Her Tribe, Murramarang

Aboriginal breastplate for Coomee, Last of Her Tribe, Murram...

Edmund Milne collection
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Aboriginal breastplates
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New South Wales, Australia
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Coomee
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1909
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No more Hiroshima - Mobilisation for Survival

No more Hiroshima - Mobilisation for Survival

People for Nuclear Disarmament collection no. 2
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Political badges
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Hiroshima, Japan
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People for Nuclear Disarmament
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1981
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How all the animals helping each other, finding their way around

How all the animals helping each other, finding their way ar...

Goolum-Goolum Aboriginal Co-operative collection
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Drawings
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Horsham, Victoria, Australia
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Ricci Marks
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1995
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The Technical School, Bairnsdale, Vic

The Technical School, Bairnsdale, Vic

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Bairnsdale, Victoria, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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Australian bicentennial commemorative medal depicting Australian Rules Football

Australian bicentennial commemorative medal depicting Austra...

Coles-Myer collection
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Commemorative medals
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Victoria, Australia
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Coles-Myer Ltd
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1858
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Design with dots, wavy lines and crosshatching

Design with dots, wavy lines and crosshatching

Balarinji Art collection no. 2
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Gouache paintings
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Balarinji Design Studio, Jumbana Group
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Queen Elizabeth Park, Mt Gambier, SA, showing rowan tree planted by Queen Elizabeth II, Feb 1954

Queen Elizabeth Park, Mt Gambier, SA, showing rowan tree pla...

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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1954
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Kimberley point

Kimberley point

Keith Goddard collection
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Spearheads
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Queen Victoria statue, Queen Victoria Gardens, Melbourne, Vic

Queen Victoria statue, Queen Victoria Gardens, Melbourne, Vi...

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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Mr. Philip Wirth and his Trained Horses in Action.

Mr. Philip Wirth and his Trained Horses in Action.

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Wirth's Circus
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Meal time

Meal time

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Army Nurses Day, October 27th, 1917

Army Nurses Day, October 27th, 1917

Social History Museums (South Australia) collection
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Wartime badges
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North Fitzroy, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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A W. Patrick
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1917
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Courtroom sketch 'Jury and defence counsel. 1982...' by Veronica O'Leary.

Courtroom sketch 'Jury and defence counsel. 1982...' by Vero...

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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Souvenir flag of the Royal Visit, 1954

Souvenir flag of the Royal Visit, 1954

Professor Peter Spearritt collection no. 2
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Flags
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Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II
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1954
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'Laka', bark painting, native plant species

'Laka', 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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A WORD OF WARNING TO MEMBERS OF THE CHURCH OF ENGLAND RESIDING IN THE COLONY OF NEW SOUTH WALES

A WORD OF WARNING TO MEMBERS OF THE CHURCH OF ENGLAND RESIDI...

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Documents
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Gold fob medallion

Gold fob medallion

Terence Lane collection
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Fobs
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1920
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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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Yuendumu, Northern Territory, Australia
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Andrea
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Weapon - Club - wooden

Weapon - Club - wooden

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Clubs
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Convict love token from G. Emms, 1828

Convict love token from G. Emms, 1828

Timothy Millett collection
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Convict love tokens
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