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Spearhead

Spearhead

Douglas Seaton collection
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Spearheads
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Darwin, Northern Territory, Australia
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1956
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'Mapping my country' by Matilda House (Ngambri) 2015

'Mapping my country' by Matilda House (Ngambri) 2015

Matilda House collection
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Paintings
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Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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Matilda House
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Interstate carnival 26th August 1968

Interstate carnival 26th August 1968

History of Netball - Margaret Pewtress collection
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Leaflets
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Weapon - Boomerang

Weapon - Boomerang

Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Boomerangs
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The Bay, Greystones Co. Wicklow

The Bay, Greystones Co. Wicklow

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Photographic postcards
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Stereograph box with 200 stereo-photographs

Stereograph box with 200 stereo-photographs

Robert and Irene Goard collection
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Photograph cases
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George Rose
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Cream-coloured partial dance program BALL, 15th May 1867

Cream-coloured partial dance program BALL, 15th May 1867

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Dance programs
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1867
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Film negative - Dinjimanne and family, South of Mt Woodroffe, south-central Musgrave Ranges, South Australia, photographed by Herbert Basedow, 1903

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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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1903
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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, Northern Territory, Australia
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Sylvester V. Fernando
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Harrington Reynolds as the Rev. Dr. Wallace in Seven Little Australians

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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1915
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Walungawari Waterhole by Queenie McKenzie, 1998

Walungawari Waterhole by Queenie McKenzie, 1998

Judith and Ron Behan collection no. 1
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Paintings
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Queenie M. Nakarra
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1998
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A Federation style, two storey brick house and front garden

A Federation style, two storey brick house and front garden

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1909
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Weapon - Boomerang

Weapon - Boomerang

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Boomerangs
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Central Australia, Northern Territory, Australia
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1977
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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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Fibre basket by Sarah Brooks, 2008

Fibre basket by Sarah Brooks, 2008

Canning Stock Route collection
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Baskets
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Canning Stock Route, , Australia
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Sarah Brooks
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2008
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View at Bondi, NSW

View at Bondi, NSW

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Bondi, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1923
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Sketches of Tommy's life - Out on rest - No 3

Sketches of Tommy's life - Out on rest - No 3

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Paris, France
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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White, blue and brown cabin cruiser boat with inboard motor

White, blue and brown cabin cruiser boat with inboard motor

Bart Sansbury collection
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Motor boats
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Point Pearce, Yorke Peninsula, South Australia, Australia
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Bart Sansbury
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1991
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Weapon - Spearthrower

Weapon - Spearthrower

American-Australian Scientific Expedition to Arnhem Land (AASEAL) c...
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Spearthrowers
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Gatji, Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Mr Charles P. Mountford
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1948
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Nursing sister holding baby

Nursing sister holding baby

Ken Welton collection
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Photographic slides
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1956
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Calendar

Calendar

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Calendars
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Azaria Chamberlain's black dress, pilchers and booties set

Azaria Chamberlain's black dress, pilchers and booties set

Lindy Chamberlain-Creighton collection no. 3
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Baby clothing
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Mrs Lindy Chamberlain-Creighton
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A Scrape o' the Pen

A Scrape o' the Pen

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1915
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Round, pale pink velvet powder applicator with a pink ribbon hand holder

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Hilda Creager collection no. 1
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Powder puffs
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The Miss Australia Quest brochure

The Miss Australia Quest brochure

Susie Elelman collection
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Pamphlets
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I will help until the war is won

I will help until the war is won

Social History Museums (South Australia) collection
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Wartime badges
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1914
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Black and white team photograph of the 1913 Australian Cricket team on tour to Canada and the U.S.A.

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Nanette Ward collection
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Photographs
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Edgar Richard Mayne
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Artist's journal of Tayenebe project, created by Vicki West

Artist's journal of Tayenebe project, created by Vicki West

Tayenebe collection
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Journals
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Vicki West
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Advance Australia

Advance Australia

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Flora White
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Boomerang

Boomerang

Ron Bell collection
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Chilla Well, Northern Territory, Australia
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Untitled, by Banapana Maymuru, 1978

Untitled, by Banapana Maymuru, 1978

Australian Institute of Aboriginal Studies 18/01/1979 collection
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Bark paintings
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Drill Hall, Australian National University, Acton, Canberra, Austra...
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Banapana Maymuru
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1978
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Lane Cove River, Sydney NSW

Lane Cove River, Sydney NSW

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Lane Cove River, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Typical Aboriginal woman

Typical Aboriginal woman

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1904
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Victorian captain E.R. Mayne and English captain J.W.H.T. Douglas inspecting the Melbourne Cricket Ground wicket in the rain

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Nanette Ward collection
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Photographs
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Edgar Richard Mayne
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1920
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Four children, decorated with pictures of flowers, a letter and two cats

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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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1908
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When Republicans see this...[Australian Flag] They think of England. We think of Australia...

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Australians for Constitutional Monarchy collection
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Political posters
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Australians For Constitutional Monarchy
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1999
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Kungkarrangkalpa

Kungkarrangkalpa

Songlines - Tjayanka Woods collection
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Prints
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Papulankutja, Western Australia, Australia
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Mrs Tjayanka Woods
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Embroidery patterns

Embroidery patterns

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Embroidery patterns
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Flags Act 1953 - Proclamation

Flags Act 1953 - Proclamation

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Affairs Art (ATSIAA) collection
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Government records
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Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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Hon William G. Hayden
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Aboriginal stockman hat

Aboriginal stockman hat

Bruce Breaden collection
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Akubra hats
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Akubra Hats Pty Ltd
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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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Andrew J. Portaminni
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Aboriginal breastplate for Charley York, Chief of Bullangamang

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Edmund Milne collection
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Aboriginal breastplates
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Bullangamang, New South Wales, Australia
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Not provided
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1931
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General Post Office (Sydney)

General Post Office (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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1907
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Botanical Gardens, Sydney. NSW

Botanical Gardens, Sydney. NSW

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Royal Botanic Gardens, Sydney, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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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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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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Cow horn drinking cup

Cow horn drinking cup

Tony Hill collection no. 4
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Cups
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Mr Anthony Hill
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Typed knitting pattern for a

Typed knitting pattern for a "Soldiers Cap"

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Patterns
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Small, off-white calling card, with

Small, off-white calling card, with "W. H. Anderson" printed...

Springfield Merino Stud collection
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Visiting cards
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Money belt

Money belt

Hilda Creager collection no. 1
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Money belts
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Photograph of Mr Jedrzejowski standing on a yacht

Photograph of Mr Jedrzejowski standing on a yacht

Andrzej Jedrzejowski collection
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Photographs
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Mr Andrzej Jedrzejowski
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Maris Pacifici quod vulgo Mar del Zur

Maris Pacifici quod vulgo Mar del Zur

Maris Pacifici Map collection
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Maps
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Antwerp, Belgium
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Abraham Ortelius
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1595
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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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Aileron, Northern Territory, Australia
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Simon Gorey
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Caladenia Deformis

Caladenia Deformis

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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Convict love token engraved with the name Mary Jones, 1848

Convict love token engraved with the name Mary Jones, 1848

Timothy Millett collection
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Convict love tokens
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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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Kirton Point, South Australia, Australia
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Johnny
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Weapon - Boomerang

Weapon - Boomerang

Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Boomerangs
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Two males and three females, with two horses

Two males and three females, with two horses

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Miniature First World War service medals belonging to Edgar Percival

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Dr Robert C Percival collection
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Miniature medals
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Mr Edgar W. Percival
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Certificate awarded at the Merredin and District Agricultural Society Annual Show, 1959 for first prize for a calico apron

Certificate awarded at the Merredin and District Agricultura...

Myrtle Wilson collection
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Prize certificates
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Merredin, Western Australia, Australia
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Mrs Violet M. Wilson
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1959
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