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Hypolaena fastigiata

Hypolaena fastigiata

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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1873
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School report

School report

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Reports
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By palm fringed shores, Fiji

By palm fringed shores, Fiji

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Fiji
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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Pirti (winnowing dish) - made by Janet Nyumitji Forbes, 2015

Pirti (winnowing dish) - made by Janet Nyumitji Forbes, 2015

Tjanpi 'Flying Seven Sisters' collection
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Containers
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Kuru Ala, Western Australia, Australia
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Janet N. Forbes
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2015
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School report

School report

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Reports
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Departure of P & O Victoria, Sydney

Departure of P & O Victoria, 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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Advertising card featuring Hughie Mehegan

Advertising card featuring Hughie Mehegan

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Advertising cards
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Baker's Stadium, Rushcutters Bay, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1913
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Silver cup. Inscribed

Silver cup. Inscribed "Mozart-Knaben/Amerika/1937-38

Vienna Mozart Boys Choir collection no. 1
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Cups
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Boston, Massachusetts, United States of America
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Olav Schappacher
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1937
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Pearl shell

Pearl shell

Australian Institute of Anatomy Pacific Island unsourced collection
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Shells
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Weapon - Boomerang

Weapon - Boomerang

Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Boomerangs
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Broome, Western Australia, Australia
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Embroidery sampler on coarse linen or hessian, mainly featuring cross stitched letters and numbers [Margaret Stool Montrose, 1855?]

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Turner and Valentine Families collection
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Textile samplers
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1855
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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 Oldfield
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Brown wooden stand to house three smoker's pipes

Brown wooden stand to house three smoker's pipes

Justice Else-Mitchell collection no. 1
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Pipe stands
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Lindqvist Two Day Marine Chronometer No 114, with accessories in a wooden case

Lindqvist Two Day Marine Chronometer No 114, with accessorie...

Department of Defence collection
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Chronometers
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London, England
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William Lindqvist
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Castles in the air

Castles in the air

Behind the Lines 2007 collection
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Cartoons
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Mr Paul Newman
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2007
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Tonbridge CND

Tonbridge CND

People for Nuclear Disarmament collection no. 2
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Badges
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Australia
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Campaign for Nuclear Disarmament
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1960
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THE MORNING PARADE

THE MORNING PARADE

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Gt. Collins St., looking East, from Wesleyan Chapel, Melbourne, in the 'Fifties'.

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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1850
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Empress of Britain Sydney NSW

Empress of Britain Sydney 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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YMCA - With Our Boys Always Everywhere

YMCA - With Our Boys Always Everywhere

Social History Museums (South Australia) collection
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Club badges
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Young Mens Christian Association
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1914
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Spearthrower

Spearthrower

Stan Mitchell collection
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Metal 'hurricane' kerosene lamp with glass chimney, cotton wick and wire handle

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Guiseppe Picone collection
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Kerosene lamps
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Mr Guiseppe '. Picone
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Bone china saucer with a coloured Commonwealth Parliament Coat of Arms insignia

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Parliament House Catering Service collection no. 1
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Saucers
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England
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Wedgwood
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Pattern for knitting machine

Pattern for knitting machine

Petronella Wensing collection no. 1
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Patterns
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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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Sydney Harbour, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Jenny Loughnan
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Young Australia

Young Australia

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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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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Barney Ngakyunkwokka
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Poplar Avenue, Fitzroy Gardens, Melbourne, Vic

Poplar Avenue, Fitzroy Gardens, Melbourne, Vic

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Fitzroy Gardens, Melbourne, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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Five show badges from various Agricultural and Horticultural Associations in NSW

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Colledge Family collection
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Badges
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New South Wales, Australia
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Miss Emilie Roach
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1923
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Cutline. Warakurna to Warburton by Judith Yinyika Chambers, Dorcas Tinnimay Bennett and Martha Ward

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Warakurna History Paintings collection
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Paintings
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Warakurna Community, Western Australia, Australia
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Judith Y. Chambers
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2011
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2035 HMS Hermes

2035 HMS Hermes

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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London, England
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1906
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Souvenir miniature cricket bat, signed by the 1987 Australian and English women's cricket teams

Souvenir miniature cricket bat, signed by the 1987 Australia...

National Sports Information Centre collection
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Commemorative objects
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England
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Gray-Nicholls
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1987
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Letter to The Manager, Parliament House Dining Room, Canberra, ACT, from H Grattan Guinness, Managing Editor, 20th Century Fox Movietone News

Letter to The Manager, Parliament House Dining Room, Canberr...

Betty Hall collection
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Business letters
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Old Parliament House, Parkes, Canberra, Australian Capital Territor...
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Mr H L. Napthali
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1944
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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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John D
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Pair of maps that indicate the routes of Captain James Cook's three voyages

Pair of maps that indicate the routes of Captain James Cook'...

Embroidered Map Samplers collection
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Maps
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Captain James Cook
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Government House, Sydney, NSW

Government House, Sydney, NSW

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Government House, Sydney, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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Compliments of the Season [Boat in a harbour]

Compliments of the Season [Boat in a harbour]

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Hot water bottle

Hot water bottle

Petronella Wensing collection no. 1
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Hot water bottles
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1949
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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
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Photographic postcards
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Tasmania, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1909
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Photograph of Canberra from the slopes of Black Mountain across Lake Burley Griffin, 1971

Photograph of Canberra from the slopes of Black Mountain acr...

Thompson Family collection
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Photographs
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Black Mountain, Acton, Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Aust...
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1971
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Black and white photograph of US swimmer Charlotte Boyle, 1917

Black and white photograph of US swimmer Charlotte Boyle, 19...

National Sports Information Centre collection
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Photographs
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New York, United States of America
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Miss Charlotte Boyle
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1917
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Certificate

Certificate

Petronella Wensing collection no. 1
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Certificates
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Convict love token from W. Palmer

Convict love token from W. Palmer

Timothy Millett collection
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Convict love tokens
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Cash book

Cash book

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Ledgers
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Photograph of a mens cricket team, 1987

Photograph of a mens cricket team, 1987

Thompson Family collection
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Photographs
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1987
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Convict love token for Mary Gibbs, 1787

Convict love token for Mary Gibbs, 1787

Timothy Millett collection
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Convict love tokens
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Baking powder storage container

Baking powder storage container

Rae Page collection
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Food storage containers
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Bayonet with scabbard from Light Horse uniform

Bayonet with scabbard from Light Horse uniform

James Taylor Light Horse collection
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Military equipment
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Sergeant James S. Taylor
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M.W.W.C Christmas Party 1965 Programme

M.W.W.C Christmas Party 1965 Programme

Hazel Merlo collection
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Programs
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Mustard-coloured leather wedge-shaped case for spectacles

Mustard-coloured leather wedge-shaped case for spectacles

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Spectacles cases
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National Park N.S.W.

National Park N.S.W.

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Hon. Certificate awarded at the Murrumbidgee Annual Show, Wagga Wagga, 1887

Hon. Certificate awarded at the Murrumbidgee Annual Show, Wa...

Springfield Merino Stud collection
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Cards
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1887
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Prison door lock

Prison door lock

Sotheby's collection no. 1
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Door locks
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Campbell Street Gaol, Hobart, Tasmania, Australia
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1837
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Australia for Bank of America

Australia for Bank of America

Balarinji Art collection no.2
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Gouache paintings
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Balarinji Design Studio, Jumbana Group
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Training Brig Steadfast

Training Brig Steadfast

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Shellwork Sydney Harbour Bridge, La Perouse, Sydney

Shellwork Sydney Harbour Bridge, La Perouse, Sydney

Esme Timbery collection
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Ornaments
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La Perouse, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Esme Timbery
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2006
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Firing the Humpy by Lin Onus

Firing the Humpy by Lin Onus

Lin Onus collection
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Oil paintings
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Lin Onus
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1972
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This is were the kangaroo pads are

This is were the kangaroo pads are

Goolum-Goolum Aboriginal Co-operative collection
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Drawings
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Horsham, Victoria, Australia
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John Secombe
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1995
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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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Emu egg carved with image of a man's face and animals by Bill Reid

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Bill Reid - John Cawte collection
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Engraved emu eggs
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Bill Reid
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