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Painting depicts a fresh water crocodile surrounded by one

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J Davidson collection no. 3
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Bark paintings
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Maningrida, West Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Mick Gubargu
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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 Lincoln, Eyre Peninsula, South Australia, Australia
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Garry
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Water buffalo carved by Albert Croker, Melville Island, 1964

Water buffalo carved by Albert Croker, Melville Island, 1964

Albert Croker collection
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Wood carvings
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Melville Island, Northern Territory, Australia
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Albert Croker
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1964
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Pennington Gardens, Adelaide, SA

Pennington Gardens, Adelaide, SA

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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A Voyage with the Mails between Brisbane - London.  Australia and Great Britain

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Adrian Luck collection no. 1
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Books
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Brisbane, Queensland, Australia
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Orient Line
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Scout's National Service badge certificate

Scout's National Service badge certificate

Barry Williams collection
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Certificates
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Barry Williams
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1942
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Media pass issued for the visit to Australia by the US Secretary of State and Secretary of Defence, 1987

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Graeme Thomson collection
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Passes
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Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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Parliament of Australia
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1987
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Photograph of Edna and Norma Thompson at a tennis party

Photograph of Edna and Norma Thompson at a tennis party

Thompson Family collection
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Photographs
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Edna M. Thompson
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Bark painting by Roy Dadaynga Marika.

Bark painting by Roy Dadaynga Marika.

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Affairs Art (ATSIAA) collection
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Bark paintings
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Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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Roy Dadaynga Marika
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1975
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Second of a set of three postcards from Joan Richmond - England

Second of a set of three postcards from Joan Richmond - Engl...

Joan Richmond collection
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Stratford-Upon-Avon, Warwickshire, West Midlands, England
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1932
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Model wooden club with a large bulbous head

Model wooden club with a large bulbous head

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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Certificate

Certificate

Nettie McColive collection
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Prize certificates
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Hawker, South Australia, Australia
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Country Women's Association
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1948
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Handwritten letter to Mrs Maple-Brown

Handwritten letter to Mrs Maple-Brown

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Notes
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Launceston from Trevallyn, Tasmania

Launceston from Trevallyn, Tasmania

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Launceston, Tasmania, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1959
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"THE HAND OF HOPE / NOVEMBER 24th - DECEMBER 1st, "PAPAL VIS...

Papal Visit Office collection
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Stickers
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Australia
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Pope John Paul II
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1986
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For Old Times Sake.  McRobie's Gully, Hobart

For Old Times Sake. McRobie's Gully, Hobart

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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McRobies Gully, Hobart, Hobart, Tasmania, 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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Darren Hoare
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Exhibit at Horticultural Show, Shire Hall, Mildura.

Exhibit at Horticultural Show, Shire Hall, Mildura.

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mildura, Victoria, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Weapon - Boomerang

Weapon - Boomerang

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Boomerangs
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Dawn in Central Australia

Dawn in Central Australia

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Drawings
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Alice Springs, Northern Territory, Australia
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Cris Rice
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Gallipoli 25 April, 1915

Gallipoli 25 April, 1915

Terence Lane collection
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Brooches
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1915
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Red fabric headband worn by Barrie Pittock

Red fabric headband worn by Barrie Pittock

Barrie Pittock collection
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Headbands
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Dr Barrie Pittock
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1970
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Pigmented carved ironwood sculpture of a pelican

Pigmented carved ironwood sculpture of a pelican

Department of Sport Recreation and Tourism collection
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Wood carvings
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Bathurst Island, Northern Territory, Australia
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Stanislaus Purantatameri
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1980
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Wignalls bamboo pram

Wignalls bamboo pram

Bothwell Museum collection
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Hobart, Hobart, Tasmania, Australia
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Wignalls
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1900
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Painting depicts rainbows seen during the N-W monsoon, & the storm spirit Djambuwal

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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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Mawalan
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1965
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Convict love token from D. Frazier, 1835

Convict love token from D. Frazier, 1835

Timothy Millett collection
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Convict love tokens
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Camelot with two women and a child

Camelot with two women and a child

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Photographs
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Penrose Gullies, a short drive from the Laurels

Penrose Gullies, a short drive from the Laurels

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1906
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Club

Club

L and T Hackney collection
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Clubs
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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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Poster 'We're Supporting our Bicentennial Community'

Poster 'We're Supporting our Bicentennial Community'

Australian Bicentennial Authority collection
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Posters
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Poster of colour screenprint 'Taken Away' by Sally Morgan

Poster of colour screenprint 'Taken Away' by Sally Morgan

Australian Bicentennial Authority collection
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Sally Morgan
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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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Angela
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Esperanto reading in part

Esperanto reading in part "Gvidilo de Wellington ...".

Thompson Family collection
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Booklets
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Kodj axe made by Larry Blight, Albany WA

Kodj axe made by Larry Blight, Albany WA

Larry Blight collection
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Axes
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Albany, Western Australia, Australia
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Mr Larry Blight
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2012
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Convict love token from W. Clements, 1827

Convict love token from W. Clements, 1827

Timothy Millett collection
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Convict love tokens
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Pukamani mortuary pole by Leo Parlaunga, Melville or Bathurst Island

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Australian Institute of Aboriginal Studies collection
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Ceremonial objects
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Leo Parlaunga
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St. Mary's Cathedral, Sydney, NSW

St. Mary's Cathedral, Sydney, NSW

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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Fine bone china bowl in a presentation case, especially made by Wedgwood to commemorate the Australian Bicentenary in 1988

Fine bone china bowl in a presentation case, especially made...

Waterford Wedgwood Australia Limited collection
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Commemorative objects
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Staffordshire, England
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Wedgwood
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1987
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Poster 'The Australian Bicentenary 1788-1988 - The Celebration of a Nation'

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Australian Bicentennial Authority collection
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Right foot buckled sling back platform shoe with peek-a-boo toe

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Ron Muncaster collection no. 1
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Shoes
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Ron Muncaster
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1994
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Agreement dated 25th May 1885 between Samuel Hawkins and Charles Rasp regarding share in Broken Hill Silver Mining Company

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Marisol Martinreyes collection
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Sales records
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1885
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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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Lurline
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Commemorative book celebrating the Trans-Australian Railway, Turning the First Sod, By His Excellency the Governor General at Port Augusta, 14 September 1912

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Elizabeth Kay collection no. 1
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Commemorative books
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Port Augusta, South Australia, Australia
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Commonwealth of Australia
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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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Judy Ngallametta
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Message stick

Message stick

Douglas Seaton collection
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Carvings
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Cairns, Queensland, Australia
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Bark painting depicting designs from both Arnhem Land moieties by Djunmal, Milingimbi, 1966

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J Davidson collection no. 3
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Bark paintings
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Milingimbi, Central Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Djunmal
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1966
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The bat spearing the rainbow

The bat spearing the rainbow

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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Sample - Adhesive

Sample - Adhesive

Edmund Milne collection
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Poster

Poster

Union of Australian Women collection
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Posters
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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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Opaloid Tooth Paste, purest and best

Opaloid Tooth Paste, purest and best

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Advertising postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Men Dancing at a Ceremony

Men Dancing at a Ceremony

American-Australian Scientific Expedition to Arnhem Land (AASEAL) c...
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Bark paintings
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Gunbalanya (Oenpelli), Western Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Aus...
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Unknown
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Coolamon (dish) made by Erlikilyika (Jim Kite)

Coolamon (dish) made by Erlikilyika (Jim Kite)

Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Containers
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Charlotte Waters, Northern Territory, Australia
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Erlikilyika (Jim Kite)
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1934
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Wooden club

Wooden club

Igor Zorich collection
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Clubs
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Advertising card featuring Nat Williams

Advertising card featuring Nat Williams

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Advertising cards
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Baker's Stadium, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1914
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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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Cabbage Tree Island, New South Wales, Australia
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Cabbage Tree Island Primary School
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Photographic postcard - Bowral.

Photographic postcard - Bowral.

Enid Treadgold collection
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Photographs
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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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Unknown
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Australian cuprous halfpenny trading token

Australian cuprous halfpenny trading token

Trading Token collection
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Halfpenny tokens
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Ipswich, Queensland, Australia
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John Pettigrew & Co, Wholesale and Retail General Merchants
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1865
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Amalgamated House & Ship Painters, Paperhangers & Decorators Employees Association (NSW)

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Andrew Reeves collection no. 5
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Membership certificates
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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W C Penfold and Co Pty Ltd
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1875
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Three-panel mural of postage stamps, which depicts the flag-raising ceremony at Sydney Cove in 1788, Bicentenary of Australia, 1788-1988

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Garnet Watkins collection
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Murals
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Bentley, Perth, Western Australia, Australia
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Alban Watkins
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1981
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