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Sandhills 3

Sandhills 3

Balarinji Art collection no.2
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Gouache paintings
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Balarinji Design Studio, Jumbana Group
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Lyperanthus nigricans, Pterostylis turfosa

Lyperanthus nigricans, Pterostylis turfosa

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Perth, Western Australia, 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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Aurukun, Cape York Peninsula, Queensland, Australia
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Lloyd Karyuka
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Ground painting commissioned for the opening of Tandanya in March 1990

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Tandanya collection no. 3
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Paintings
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Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
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1990
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Masonic - Name tag

Masonic - Name tag

Ronald L Gale Masonic collection no. 1
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Identity tags
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Ronald L. Gale
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Certificate awarded at the Murrumbidgee Annual Show, 1890, Hon.

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Springfield Merino Stud collection
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Certificates
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1890
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Newspaper clippings
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Champion Prize card awarded at the Murrumbidgee Annual Show, 1887

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Springfield Merino Stud collection
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Cards
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1887
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Piti

Piti

Maruku Arts collection no. 3
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Containers
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Topsy Tjulyata
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2003
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Business registration certificate for St Cyr Cosmetics Creations,1950

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Herbert Browne collection
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Certificates
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Convict love token from James Hurtle [or Hartle], 1840

Convict love token from James Hurtle [or Hartle], 1840

Timothy Millett collection
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Convict love tokens
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Ipomoea indica

Ipomoea indica

Banks Florilegium collection
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Mounts
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Alecto Historical Editions
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1980
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Early History

Early History

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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Alfred Natingul
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Painting depicts two wallabies, two emus and three large serpents

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Dr Howard Morphy collection no. 3
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Bark paintings
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Yirrkala, East Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Dula Ngurruwuthun
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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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Karina Penhall Nabangardil
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Floral and heraldic design, and a poem, surrounding a picture of stockman and sheep.

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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Bark painting divided into three panels with horizontal black lines

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Dr Helen M Wurm collection no. 2
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Bark paintings
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Snake Bay, Melville Island, Northern Territory, Australia
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Peter Trucker
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1965
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Spearhead

Spearhead

Australian Institute of Anatomy collection
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Spearheads
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Colour poster with the caption Buy Australian Sultanas, issued by the Empire Marketing Board

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National Symbols Poster collection no. 2
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Advertising posters
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Fishing Eagles

Fishing Eagles

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Art Series
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'Dhanguniya', bark painting, native plant species

'Dhanguniya', 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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2012
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Fairy Bower Falls, Bundanoon

Fairy Bower Falls, Bundanoon

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Bundanoon, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Upper Lane Cove

Upper Lane Cove

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Lane Cove, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Alfred R. Coffey
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Commonwealth Railways Gold Life Pass issued to the Hon King O'Malley

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Australian National Railways Commission collection
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Transport passes
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Australia
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Commonwealth Railways
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1912
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Steam Punt, Taree

Steam Punt, Taree

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Taree, New South Wales, Australia
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Kodak Ltd
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Mouse sculpture

Mouse sculpture

Maruku Arts and Crafts collection no. 1
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Wood carvings
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Wingellina, Western Australia, Australia
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Jean I. Burke
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1982
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'Djalkurrk', bark painting, native plant species

'Djalkurrk', 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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2014
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Pencil and watercolour, on paper in Papunya style by unknown Pintupi artist, 1971

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Papunya Art 2008 collection
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Watercolour paintings
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Papunya, Central Australia, Northern Territory, Australia
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1971
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Letter

Letter

Betty Hall collection
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Letters
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Old Parliament House, Parkes, Canberra, Australian Capital Territor...
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Sir Robert 'Bob' G. Menzies
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1941
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Remittancer's record card

Remittancer's record card

Carmelo Mirabelli collection no. 1
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Financial transaction cards
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Message stick

Message stick

Stan Mitchell collection
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Carvings
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Black and white cartoon titled 'Photographing marbles'

Black and white cartoon titled 'Photographing marbles'

Judy Horacek collection no. 2
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Cartoons
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Ms Judy Horacek
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1997
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Preston's straight spokeshave

Preston's straight spokeshave

George Henry Taylor collection
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Spokeshaves
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Mr George H. Taylor
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Courtroom sketch 'Mr Simms' by Veronica O'Leary, 8 October 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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Masonic - Presentation plate

Masonic - Presentation plate

Ronald L Gale Masonic collection no. 1
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Plates
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Mr Ronald L. Gale
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1979
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'The old dingo who had six wives' by Harry Djagamara Nelson, 1974

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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Drawings
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Yuendumu, Northern Territory, Australia
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Harry Djagamara Nelson
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1974
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Weapon - Boomerang

Weapon - Boomerang

Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Boomerangs
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Cumberland River, Lorne

Cumberland River, Lorne

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Cumberland River, Victoria, Australia
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Mr Charles H. Young
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Here's a health to all those that I love

Here's a health to all those that I love

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Spit Bridge Looking South East, N.S.W.

Spit Bridge Looking South East, N.S.W.

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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The Spit, Sydney, 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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Aurukun, Cape York Peninsula, Queensland, Australia
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Lionel Ngakyunkwokka
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Dance program titled 'Royal Exchange, Monday August 29th 1870; SCHOOL OF INDUSTRY'

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Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Dance programs
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1870
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Kangaroo

Kangaroo

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Bark paintings
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Gunbalanya (Oenpelli), Western Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Aus...
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Anchor Barbbur Wurrkidj
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1974
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Boomerang used by 'King Boney', Woolgoolga, North Coast, NSW.

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Edmund Milne collection
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Boomerangs
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Woolgoolga, New South Wales, Australia
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Large group of children and some adult figures, which appear to be school children and teachers.

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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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Two photographs on card entitled Mia Mia and Lubras, and Reflections under the bluff

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Nicholas Caire collection
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Photographs
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Lake Tyers, East Gippsland, Victoria, Australia
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Mr Nicholas Caire
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Slipcast terracotta mug with mukata (beanie) design, made by Peter Ward using Ernabella artists designs, for Ernabella at Bondi Pavilion event, 2004

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Ernabella Arts Inc. collection no. 7
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Mugs
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Ernabella, South Australia, Australia
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Peter Ward
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2004
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Wooden circular inlay box with a lid.

Wooden circular inlay box with a lid.

Marta Sybaczynsky collection no. 2
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Boxes
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Ukraine
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Boomerang

Boomerang

Stan Mitchell collection
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Boomerangs
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Central Australia, Northern Territory, Australia
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Card with a poem

Card with a poem

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Cards
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Horsedrawn vehicle crossing a small bridge, with quote from Henry Lawson

Horsedrawn vehicle crossing a small bridge, with quote from ...

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Henry Lawson
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1909
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The picnic area, Maroondah Lake, Healesville, Vic

The picnic area, Maroondah Lake, 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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Envelopes
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Sambo [crossed out], King of Mount Morris, W.M. Hill

Sambo [crossed out], King of Mount Morris, W.M. Hill

L Richard Smith breastplate collection
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Aboriginal breastplates
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Charleville, Queensland, Australia
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W M Hill
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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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Douglas Robinson
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Child's drawing

Child's drawing

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Aurukun, Cape York Peninsula, Queensland, Australia
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Sharon Ngallametta
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Chalet, Lorne, Vic

Chalet, Lorne, Vic

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Lorne, Victoria, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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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 Joseph
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Australia Greets America

Australia Greets America

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Autograph book signed and dated by E.R. Mayne, and containing the autographs of the teams which Australia played against on two tours, 1912 and 1913 to England, Canada, USA & Bermuda

Autograph book signed and dated by E.R. Mayne, and containin...

Nanette Ward collection
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Autograph books
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Edgar Richard Mayne
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1912
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