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Length of linen tape

Length of linen tape

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Barren Jack, Towers & Flying Foxes

Barren Jack, Towers & Flying Foxes

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Burrinjuck Dam, Burrinjuck, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Memento of Opening of the First Parliament of the Commonwealth of Australia, by the Duke of Cornwall & York at Melbourne May 1901

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Royal Visit 1901 collection
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Commemorative books
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Osboldstone & Atkins
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1901
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New South Wales Postal Service red painted metal pillar box with an arched top

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Australia Post Historical collection
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Postboxes
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Triggs, Marr & Taylor, Sydney
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1875
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Darling Harbour, Sydney

Darling Harbour, Sydney

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Darling Harbour, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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He's got the Country at his back

He's got the Country at his back

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Scenes - Australian Coast

Scenes - Australian Coast

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Australia
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Mr Herbert Beecroft
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Ancestral goannas at the  Gurkawuy River.

Ancestral goannas at the Gurkawuy River.

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Bark paintings
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Yirrkala, East Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Mithili
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1979
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Memorial Gardens, St Peter's Cathedral & Cross of Sacrifice, Adelaide, SA

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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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Sheoak Creek, Lorne

Sheoak Creek, Lorne

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Lorne, Victoria, Australia
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Mr Charles H. Young
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Certificate

Certificate

Woodleigh Shorthorn Stud collection
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Prize certificates
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Royal Agricultural Society of Victoria
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1982
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Sugar-loaf Rock

Sugar-loaf Rock

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Auckland, North Island, New Zealand
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Signed AFL St Kilda Football Club Jersey

Signed AFL St Kilda Football Club Jersey

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Affairs Art (ATSIAA) collection
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Football uniforms
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Commission
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1998
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Parkinson & Frodsham Marine Chronometer No 4164, with accessories in wooden case, used in HMAS Australia

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Department of Defence collection
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Chronometers
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Royal Australian Navy
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Menu for Luncheon at Parliament House, Canberra, 3 March 1938

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Betty Hall collection
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Menus
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Old Parliament House, Parkes, Canberra, Australian Capital Territor...
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Mr H L. Napthali
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1938
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Sign Here - So Help Me God!

Sign Here - So Help Me God!

Ellen Jose collection
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Oil paintings
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Ms Ellen Jose
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1992
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Man riding a horse on the road to Coyle

Man riding a horse on the road to Coyle

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1907
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Photograph of face of smallpox patient

Photograph of face of smallpox patient

North Head Quarantine Station collection
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Photographs
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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North Head Quarantine Station
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Going for a ride out bush

Going for a ride out bush

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Drawings
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Nguiu, Bathurst Island, Northern Territory, Australia
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Linda Pupangamirri
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Engraved boab nut 'Ceremonies, Sorcery, Revenge, Cooking a Kangaroo and Hunting a Crocodile' by Jack Wherra

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Jack Wherra collection no. 1
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Nut carvings
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Mowanjum, West Kimberley, Western Australia, Australia
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Jack Wherra
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1963
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Oil painting titled 'King Barak last of the Yarra tribe', by Arthur Loureiro, 1900

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M Crivelli collection
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Victoria, Australia
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Arthur J. Loureiro
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1900
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A woman seated on the foundations of a partially completed brick house

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Parsons collection
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Dent Two Day Marine Chronometer No 46982 in wooden case

Dent Two Day Marine Chronometer No 46982 in wooden case

Department of Defence collection
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Chronometers
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London, England
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Dent & Co
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1895
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The Pool, Dee Why, NSW

The Pool, Dee Why, NSW

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Dee Why, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Spear

Spear

Maruku Arts and Crafts collection no. 1
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Spears
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Jamieson Range, Western Australia, Australia
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Mr Jackson Mclean
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Kelp armour by Vicki West, 2003

Kelp armour by Vicki West, 2003

Aboriginal Collection from Tasmania 2003 - Vicki West collection
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Sculptures
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Tasmania, Australia
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Vicki West
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Alice in Anderson's Wonderland City Bondi

Alice in Anderson's Wonderland City Bondi

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Bondi, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Alice the Elephant
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1907
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J Parkes & Sons Marine Chronometer No 11056, with accessories in a wooden case

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Department of Defence collection
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Liverpool, Merseyside, England
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J Parkes & Sons
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Waterside Workers Federation of Australia Sydney Branch, In memory of our fallen members at the front

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Waterside Workers Federation of Australia (Sydney Branch) collection
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Commemorative banners
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Waterside Workers Federation of Australia (Sydney Branch)
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1914
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1867 Queen's Plate trophy won by (Sydney) Tim Whiffler

1867 Queen's Plate trophy won by (Sydney) Tim Whiffler

1867 Melbourne Cup and Queen's Plate collection
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Trophies
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Mr William Edwards
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Victory March Through London, 3rd May, 1919

Victory March Through London, 3rd May, 1919

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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London, England
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J. Beagles & Co.
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1919
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'Time Change'

'Time Change'

Diana Boyer collection
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Diana Boyer
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Black and white lantern slide of a painting - The Death of O'Malley

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Christies Auction collection
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Lantern slides
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Goimbla Station, Eugowra, New South Wales, Australia
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John O'Meally
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1863
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Convict love token with a cross on a stand

Convict love token with a cross on a stand

Timothy Millett collection
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Wirth's Circus and Travelling Zoo

Wirth's Circus and Travelling Zoo

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Wirth's Circus
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The last of the Tasmanians: Wm. Lanne; Trucanini.

The last of the Tasmanians: Wm. Lanne; Trucanini.

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Tasmania, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Best wishes from Sydney. The Queen of the South

Best wishes from Sydney. The Queen of the South

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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Photograph of Eric Dark and Dot Butler mountain climbing

Photograph of Eric Dark and Dot Butler mountain climbing

Eleanor Dark Foundation collection no. 1
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Mrs Dorothy 'Dot' Butler
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Wooden decorated carving of a snake by Nangunyarri I

Wooden decorated carving of a snake by Nangunyarri I

Dorothy Bennett collection
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Wood carvings
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Bathurst Island, Northern Territory, Australia
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Nangunyarri I
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1974
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May Gibbs - Every Little While I feel so Lonely

May Gibbs - Every Little While I feel so Lonely

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Cecilia M. Gibbs
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District Hospital, Windsor, April

District Hospital, Windsor, April

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Templetonia retusa

Templetonia retusa

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Perth, Western Australia, Australia
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Bon Marche Stores
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Emu and dancing man (2015) carved emu egg by Peter Carlo

Emu and dancing man (2015) carved emu egg by Peter Carlo

Peter Carlo Collection
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Engraved emu eggs
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Peter Carlo
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Glass plate negative - Nell Basedow hanging out washing, expedition camp at Dickerie Waterhole, South Australia, photographed by Herbert Basedow, 1919

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Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Australia
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Dr Herbert Basedow
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1919
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Shell necklace

Shell necklace

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Necklaces
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1974
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Pair of cream coloured 'silk' boxer shorts with a gold coloured waistband and side bands

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Lionel Rose collection no. 1
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Boxer shorts
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Lionel Rose
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1964
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Glass plate negative - Fish-tail bark and dug-out canoes, Melville Island, Northern Territory, in the background, photographed by Herbert Basedow, 1911

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Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Australia
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Dr Herbert Basedow
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1911
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Aboriginal breastplate for Billy Hippie, King of Minnon

Aboriginal breastplate for Billy Hippie, King of Minnon

Edmund Milne collection
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Aboriginal breastplates
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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George Twemlow
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1877
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Digging stick or club

Digging stick or club

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Affairs Art (ATSIAA) collection
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Digging sticks
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Commission
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S.S. Matunga

S.S. Matunga

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Brisbane, Queensland, Australia
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1912
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Schooling a youngster

Schooling a youngster

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Australia
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Mr Percy R. Campbell
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Glass plate negative - The Narlarla outcrop, Napier Range, Western Australia, photographed by Herbert Basedow, 1916

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Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Napier Range, Western Australia, Australia
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Dr Herbert Basedow
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1916
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Film negative - Expedition camp, Aparanya, South Australia, from the north-west, photographed by Herbert Basedow, 1903

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Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Musgrave Ranges, South Australia, Australia
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Dr Herbert Basedow
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1903
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Cowan Creek

Cowan Creek

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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New England University, Armidale, NSW

New England University, Armidale, NSW

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Armidale, New South Wales, Australia
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University of New England
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Native warrior, Fiji

Native warrior, Fiji

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Fiji
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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Upper grinding stone

Upper grinding stone

Tjanpi 'Flying Seven Sisters' collection
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Tjanpi Desert Weavers
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Le Caire Heliopolis

Le Caire Heliopolis

Adrian Luck collection no. 1
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Cairo, Egypt
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Australian Army
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Modeltoy toy train turntable with bogie sheep van

Modeltoy toy train turntable with bogie sheep van

Bruce Macdonald collection
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Toy train sets
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Kelp foot by Vicki West, 2002

Kelp foot by Vicki West, 2002

Aboriginal Collection from Tasmania 2003 - Vicki West collection
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Tasmania, Australia
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