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Tetragonia trigyna Tetragoniaceae

Tetragonia trigyna Tetragoniaceae

Banks Florilegium collection
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Engravings
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Alecto Historical Editions
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1980
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Wooden box containing phonograph attachments used by anthropologist AP Elkin in 1927

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Macleay Museum collection
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Audio equipment accessories
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United States of America
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Thomas A Edison Inc
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1906
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'Cattle at Durba Springs' by Mervyn Street, 2007

'Cattle at Durba Springs' by Mervyn Street, 2007

Canning Stock Route collection
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Watercolour paintings
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Jilakurru, Western Australia, Australia
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Mervyn Street
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2007
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Group of Ostriches

Group of Ostriches

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Boondara showing horses pulling wagons loaded with wool bales

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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Boondara, Western Australia, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1918
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Sepia coloured photograph of Mosman Bay, NSW

Sepia coloured photograph of Mosman Bay, NSW

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographs
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Mosman Bay, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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McCredie toy train bogie suburban coach

McCredie toy train bogie suburban coach

Bruce Macdonald collection
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Toy railway carriages
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The Widow's Mite

The Widow's Mite

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Wishing well and bowling green, Lorne, Vic

Wishing well and bowling green, 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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Postcard - Ship named Plassy

Postcard - Ship named Plassy

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Southampton, Southampton, England
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Certificate awarded at the Upper Hunter P. & A. Association 78th Annual Show, Muswellbrook, 1968 for second prized for an appliqued doily

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Myrtle Wilson collection
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Prize certificates
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Muswellbrook, New South Wales, Australia
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Mrs Violet M. Wilson
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1968
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Miners by Jean Burke

Miners by Jean Burke

Warakurna History Paintings collection
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Paintings
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Warakurna Community, Western Australia, Australia
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Jean I. Burke
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2011
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Bark painting depicts four creatures, possibly frogs

Bark painting depicts four creatures, possibly frogs

Dorothy Bennett collection
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Bark paintings
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Groote Eylandt, Northern Territory, Australia
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Unknown
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Photographic glass plate positive depicting bullock team

Photographic glass plate positive depicting bullock team

Richard Daintree collection
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Glass plate positives
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Queensland, Australia
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Richard Daintree
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1860
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Four women swimmers

Four women swimmers

National Sports Information Centre collection
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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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Postcard of Joe Beckett vs Georges Carpentier

Postcard of Joe Beckett vs Georges Carpentier

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Halifax, West Yorkshire, England
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Lilywhite Ltd
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1919
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An Express engine of today N.S.W. Railway

An Express engine of today N.S.W. Railway

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Australia
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Eagle.

Eagle.

Dr Helen M Wurm collection no. 6
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Bark paintings
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Groote Eylandt, Northern Territory, Australia
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Nanguruma
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1969
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Certificate

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Nettie McColive collection
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Prize certificates
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South Australia, Australia
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Burra Burra Show Incorporated
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Agricultural Bureau of South Australia Exhibition of Women's Handicrafts First Prize, 1937 awarded to Miss Huppatz

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Nettie McColive collection
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Prize certificates
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South Australia, Australia
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Agricultural Bureau of South Australia
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1937
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Ladies dyed pink satin left tango shoe, with a clear cut bead at the centre top

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Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Dancing shoes
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Callaghan Shoe Company
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1920
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Courtroom sketch of the Chamberlain trial by Veronica O'Leary, 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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Certificate

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Nettie McColive collection
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Clare, South Australia, Australia
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Clare Agricultural & Horticultural Society
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Envelopes
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Replica of human inner ear

Replica of human inner ear

Graeme Clark, University of Melbourne - Cochlear Limited collection
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Anatomical models
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Red cedar and raffia paddle 'kaba'

Red cedar and raffia paddle 'kaba'

Saibai Island Dance Group collection
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Paddles
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Saibai Island, Torres Strait, Queensland, Australia
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Saibai Island Dance Group
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1996
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Certificate

Certificate

Nettie McColive collection
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Prize certificates
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South Australia, Australia
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Great Northern Juvenile Athletic and Schools Exhibition Association
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1935
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Portrait of a sports team of boys

Portrait of a sports team of boys

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Postcard featuring a street parade

Postcard featuring a street parade

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Townsville. Castle Hill

Townsville. Castle Hill

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Townsville, Queensland, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1914
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Postcard featuring a coloured print of the Australian flag, with an inset photograph of a company of troops standing to attention

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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Tropical Gardens, 'Arcadia', Magnetic Is, N.Q.

Tropical Gardens, 'Arcadia', Magnetic Is, N.Q.

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Magnetic Island, Queensland, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Loch Scaraig Skye

Loch Scaraig Skye

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Kimberley point

Kimberley point

Keith Goddard collection
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Spearheads
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Excursion to the National Park, Wilson's Promontory

Excursion to the National Park, Wilson's Promontory

Jean Galbraith collection
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Travel books
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Photograph and newsclippings of Benny Zable at Roxby Downs

Photograph and newsclippings of Benny Zable at Roxby Downs

Benny Zable collection no. 2
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Photographs
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Roxby Downs, South Australia, Australia
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Mr Benjamin 'Benny' Zable
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Billabong Koori Invitational 1994

Billabong Koori Invitational 1994

Robert Ryan Billabong Poster collection
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Posters
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Crimson full-length tunic, part of Castellorizian formal attire worn by Rose Pappas

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George Pappas collection no. 1
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Tunics
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Megisti, Greece
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Rose Pappas
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1922
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Commemorative book celebrating the Trans-Australian Railway, Turning the First Sod, By His Excellency the Governor General at Port Augusta, 14 September 1912

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Elizabeth Kay collection no. 1
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Commemorative books
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Port Augusta, South Australia, Australia
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Commonwealth of Australia
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1912
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Newspaper Vouchers - Final Notice

Newspaper Vouchers - Final Notice

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1946
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"GOULBURN A. P. & H. SOCIETY'S ANNUAL SHOW, FIRST PRIZE, Awa...

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Certificates
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1938
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The Race Course, Grafton, NSW

The Race Course, Grafton, NSW

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Grafton, New South Wales, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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Untitled, by Narritjin Maymuru, Yirrkala, 1967

Untitled, by Narritjin Maymuru, 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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Narritjin Maymuru
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1967
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Child's drawing by Dymphna Kerinaiua, Bathurst Island NT

Child's drawing by Dymphna Kerinaiua, Bathurst Island NT

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Drawings
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Bathurst Island, Northern Territory, Australia
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Dymphana Kerinaiua
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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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Painting depicts freshwater Barramundi and Jabiru taken from hut

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Dorothy Bennett collection
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Bark paintings
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Unknown
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The Blue Mts The Bluffs Mt Victoria

The Blue Mts The Bluffs Mt Victoria

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Blue Mountains, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1906
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Mourning disc

Mourning disc

Charles Hart collection
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Ceremonial objects
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Oval woven fibre basket

Oval woven fibre basket

Ursula McConnel collection
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Baskets
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Cairns, Queensland, Australia
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Miss Ursula H. McConnel
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1930
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Burnished, wooden fighting club

Burnished, wooden fighting club

19th Century NSW Aboriginal Artefacts collection
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Clubs
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North-west NSW, Australia
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1800
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Bark painting depicting a Rainbow Serpent by John Mawurndjul, Marrkolidjban, 1981

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Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Affairs Art (ATSIAA) collection
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Bark paintings
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Marrkolidjban, Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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John Mawurndjul
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1981
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Beacroft Bowling Team

Beacroft Bowling Team

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic Postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Convict love token from Henry Bidulph, 1827

Convict love token from Henry Bidulph, 1827

Timothy Millett collection
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Convict love tokens
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Photographic postcard of the Australasian Rugby League team, 1921-1922

Photographic postcard of the Australasian Rugby League team,...

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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1921
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Australia, Sydney near Fairy Bower - Manly Beach

Australia, Sydney near Fairy Bower - Manly Beach

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Manly Beach, Manly, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Raphael Tuck & Sons
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Bark painting depicting Macassans boiling down trepang by Mathaman Marika, Yirrkala, 1964

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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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Mathaman Marika
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1964
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Botanical Gardens - Sydney

Botanical Gardens - Sydney

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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Mark II Expo '67 Sound Chair

Mark II Expo '67 Sound Chair

Expo '67 - Sound Chair collection
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Chairs
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1967
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Canberra Parliament House.

Canberra Parliament House.

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Old Parliament House, Parkes, Canberra, Australian Capital Territor...
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A J. Bowden
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