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Carved human figure

Carved human figure

Papuan Official collection
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Carvings
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Western Province, Papua New Guinea
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Mr A P Lyons
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Kimberley point

Kimberley point

Horne-Bowie collection
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Spearheads
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Miss Helen Bowie
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Beeton's Book of Garden Management.

Beeton's Book of Garden Management.

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Gardening books
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St George's Terrace, Perth, WA

St George's Terrace, Perth, WA

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Perth, Western Australia, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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Letter from DeHavilland Aircraft Co Ltd to Mons F. Dufaux, 11 March 1936

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Neil Jensen collection
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Business letters
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QSL card for VK4-QSL

QSL card for VK4-QSL

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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QSL cards
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Queensland, 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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Milingimbi, Central Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Gupawun
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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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Jonathan
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TSS Demosthenes

TSS Demosthenes

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Exchange Studios
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QSL card for VK2MM

QSL card for VK2MM

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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QSL cards
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New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Merit ticket from Exeter Free Grammar School 1822

Merit ticket from Exeter Free Grammar School 1822

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Certificates
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1822
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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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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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Six day race, Berlin 17-23 February 1922 winner's sash

Six day race, Berlin 17-23 February 1922 winner's sash

Ken Ross collection
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Sashes
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Berlin, Germany
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Mr Ken Ross
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1922
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Mimis on purple background

Mimis on purple background

Balarinji Art collection no.2
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Gouache paintings
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Balarinji Design Studio, Jumbana Group
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Sweet Dream of Faces

Sweet Dream of Faces

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Melbourne, Victoria, 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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Neville P. Japangardi
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Convict love token from Henry Teague, 1845

Convict love token from Henry Teague, 1845

Timothy Millett collection
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Convict love tokens
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'Dragon Heads', painted by Eddie Mabo, c1951

'Dragon Heads', painted by Eddie Mabo, c1951

Bonita Mabo collection
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Watercolour paintings
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Eddie K. Mabo
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1951
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Spirit level

Spirit level

John Docker collection
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Ted Docker
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1920
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Embroidery patterns

Embroidery patterns

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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A Polish soldier shares his rations with two little Dutch boys

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Andrzej Jedrzejowski collection
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Photographs
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Poland
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On a poultry farm

On a poultry farm

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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Sun motif

Sun motif

Balarinji Art collection no.2
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Gouache paintings
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Balarinji Design Studio, Jumbana Group
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Postcard featuring Alf Dean, Prize Coach Builder, Goulburn

Postcard featuring Alf Dean, Prize Coach Builder, Goulburn

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Goulburn, New South Wales, Australia
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Alf Dean
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Weapon - Spear

Weapon - Spear

American-Australian Scientific Expedition to Arnhem Land (AASEAL) c...
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Spears
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Milingimbi, Central Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Mr Charles P. Mountford
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1948
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Ceramic ginger beer jar

Ceramic ginger beer jar

William and Jeanette Derham Family - Bendigo Pottery collection
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Jars
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Mr William Derham
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1908
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Wombats

Wombats

Balarinji Art collection no.2
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Gouache paintings
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Balarinji Design Studio, Jumbana Group
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Ayers Rock

Ayers Rock

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Drawings
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Alice Springs, Northern Territory, Australia
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Yirara College
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The Man, Galdar

The Man, Galdar

American-Australian Scientific Expedition to Arnhem Land (AASEAL) c...
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Bark paintings
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Milingimbi, Central Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Unknown
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Four generations. Mrs R Valentine, her Daughter Mrs Galloway (Lizzie) her daughter Mrs Les Green and Vally Green

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Turner and Valentine Families collection
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Photographs
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Rupert Kay
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Cook's River, Marrickville NSW

Cook's River, Marrickville NSW

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Marrickville, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Kimberley point

Kimberley point

Keith Goddard collection
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Spearheads
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Spearthrower

Spearthrower

Professor Henry and Luise Krips collection
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Spearthrowers
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Advertisement for Pears' Soap

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Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Advertisements
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Landscape, by Shane Pickett.

Landscape, by Shane Pickett.

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Affairs Art (ATSIAA) collection
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Paintings
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Perth, Western Australia, Australia
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Shane Pickett
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1982
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Glass plate negative - One of the vice-regal cars bogged on the Burt Plain, Northern Territory, photographed by Herbert Basedow, 1923

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Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Glass plate negatives
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Australia
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Dr Herbert Basedow
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1923
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Handmade chart on the uses of French personal pronouns

Handmade chart on the uses of French personal pronouns

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Charts
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Banumburr.

Banumburr.

Y Pettinato collection
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Bark paintings
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Milingimbi, Central Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Buranday
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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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Gavin Karkaktain
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Convict love token from Charles Betts, 1849

Convict love token from Charles Betts, 1849

Timothy Millett collection
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Convict love tokens
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Bali Offerings

Bali Offerings

Bali Bombings 2002 Memorial - Parliament of Victoria collection
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Photographic postcards
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Kuta, Bali, Indonesia
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BaliCards
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1999
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Breadcarters (Northumberland) Variation, 11 June 1945, details award wage regulations

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ET Fealy collection
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Information sheets
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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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Mornington Island, Queensland, Australia
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Helen Reid
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Purple diamond shapes on a brown background

Purple diamond shapes on a brown background

Balarinji Art collection no.2
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Gouache paintings
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Balarinji Design Studio, Jumbana Group
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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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Andrea
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Message stick

Message stick

Horne-Bowie collection
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Message sticks
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Not provided
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1926
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Scribing knife

Scribing knife

George Henry Taylor collection
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Woodworking tools
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Mr George H. Taylor
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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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1967
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Silk batik by Nyukana Baker

Silk batik by Nyukana Baker

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Affairs Art (ATSIAA) collection
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Textile panels
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Ernabella, South Australia, Australia
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Nyukana (Daisy) Baker
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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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Susanne Hayes
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Spearhead

Spearhead

Horne-Bowie collection
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Spearheads
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Miss Helen Bowie
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Creation spirits nurture life

Creation spirits nurture life

Balarinji Art collection no.2
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Gouache paintings
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Balarinji Design Studio, Jumbana Group
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Spear

Spear

Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Spears
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Bathurst Island, Northern Territory, Australia
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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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Heba Barlow

Heba Barlow

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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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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Alice Springs, Northern Territory, Australia
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Yirara College
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Courtroom sketch of the Chamberlain trial by Veronica O'Leary, dated 26 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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Narra ceremony by Birrikidji Gumana, Yirrkala, 1967

Narra ceremony by Birrikidji Gumana, Yirrkala, 1967

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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Birrikitji Gumana
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1967
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Magpie

Magpie

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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