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This is wattle protect us

This is wattle protect us

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Maisie Carte
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Photographic portrait of a man in ceremonial robes

Photographic portrait of a man in ceremonial robes

Turner and Valentine Families collection
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Scotland
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Lafayette Ltd
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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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Aaron Woolla
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Goanna sculpture

Goanna sculpture

Maruku Arts and Crafts collection no. 1
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Wood carvings
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Ernabella, South Australia, Australia
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Kanginy
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Boomerang with red and white pigment

Boomerang with red and white pigment

Daisy Bates and Herbert Browne collection
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Boomerangs
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Ooldea, South Australia, Australia
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Daisy M. Bates CBE
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Child's drawing

Child's drawing

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Bathurst Island, Tiwi Islands, Northern Territory, Australia
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Arthur Pontimillui
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Portrait painting of Phar Lap

Portrait painting of Phar Lap

Peter Kerville collection
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Mr Stuart Reid
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1931
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Spear

Spear

Ray and Dallas Maple Family collection no. 2
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South Australia, Australia
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Howard Maple
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1930
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Ceremonial Parade ... Royal Visit

Ceremonial Parade ... Royal Visit

Petronella Wensing collection no. 1
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Booklets
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Woven wool rug from Ernabella

Woven wool rug from Ernabella

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Rugs
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Ernabella, South Australia, Australia
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Unknown
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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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Francis 'Frank' M. Forde
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1945
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The Totem Place of the Shark, Bangudja

The Totem Place of the Shark, Bangudja

American-Australian Scientific Expedition to Arnhem Land (AASEAL) c...
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Bark paintings
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Groote Eylandt, Northern Territory, Australia
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Mouta
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1948
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Child's drawing

Child's drawing

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Neville P. Japangardi
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Postcard featuring photograph of George Street, Sydney, New South Wales

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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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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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Annette Yunkaporta
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Photograph of man dressed in a suit

Photograph of man dressed in a suit

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Fraser and Jenkinson
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Pencil drawing on pale blue paper of shipboard life on the 'Thomas Arbuthnot', 1849

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Thomas Arbuthnot's Shipboard Drawing collection
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Ireland
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1849
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Postcard featuring a sepia toned image of the S.S. Ballarat at sea

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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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London, England
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Oval thin metal pie baking dish

Oval thin metal pie baking dish

Hilda Creager collection no. 1
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Pie dishes
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Hatpin featuring the 1908 Australian coat of arms

Hatpin featuring the 1908 Australian coat of arms

Terence Lane collection
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Hatpins
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1908
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Murray Views No 60 Eldon Katoomba NSW

Murray Views No 60 Eldon Katoomba NSW

Turner and Valentine Families collection
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Photographic postcards
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Katoomba, Blue Mountains, New South Wales, Australia
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Murray Views
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Playing Dead

Playing Dead

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Dr Charles Perry
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1906
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Weapon - Boomerang

Weapon - Boomerang

Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Boomerangs
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Watercolour painting of a magpie sitting on a branch, which was given by the artist to William Scott for helping him

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Helen Cocks collection
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Watercolour paintings
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Tenterfield, New South Wales, Australia
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Neville W. Cayley Snr
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1898
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Rose Bay

Rose Bay

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Rose Bay, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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MOSSMANS BAY, SYDNEY, N.S.W.

MOSSMANS BAY, SYDNEY, N.S.W.

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Mosman Bay, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Child's drawing ? The animals gathered in the darkness

Child's drawing ? The animals gathered in the darkness

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Drawings
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Daly River, Northern Territory, Australia
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Patricia Marfura
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Barbed fish trap

Barbed fish trap

Papuan Official collection
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Fish traps
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Gulf Province, Papua New Guinea, Oceania
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Sir Hubert Murray
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1912
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Small metal bottle and can opener with some red paint on the back

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Hilda Creager collection no. 1
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Kitchenware
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Let us tempt you!

Let us tempt you!

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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The Parsons Nose

The Parsons Nose

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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South Australia, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Painting depicts an abstract design with flying foxes

Painting depicts an abstract design with flying foxes

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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Mungurrawuy Yunupingu
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1965
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The Blue Mountains, NSW. Three Sisters, Katoomba

The Blue Mountains, NSW. Three Sisters, Katoomba

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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The Three Sisters, Katoomba, Blue Mountains, New South Wales, Austr...
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Raphael Tuck & Sons
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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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Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
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Brian Cargill
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Convallaria Majalis

Convallaria Majalis

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Postcards
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Postcard depicting-The Gateway Wylde Street Potts Point NSW

Postcard depicting-The Gateway Wylde Street Potts Point NSW

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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The Rocks, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Ramsay Photo Works Pty Ltd
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1950
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Point - glass

Point - glass

Herbert Keys collection
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Spearheads
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Postcard featuring a colour image of the 'S.S. Malaita' at sea

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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Red thread cotton reel

Red thread cotton reel

Muriel Kelly collection
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Cotton reels
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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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Terry Bambling with 400 rabbit pairs at the Yelarbon Freezing Works, Queensland, about 1932

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Bert Wright collection
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Photographs
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Child's drawing

Child's drawing

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Casino, New South Wales, Australia
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Wayne Caldwell
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The Men, Adungun, work on paper, Oenpelli, 1948

The Men, Adungun, work on paper, Oenpelli, 1948

American-Australian Scientific Expedition to Arnhem Land (AASEAL) c...
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Bark paintings
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Gunbalanya (Oenpelli), Western Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Aus...
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Unknown
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1948
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'Darwirr', bark painting, native plant species

'Darwirr', 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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A Speedy and Safe Return To My Soldier Friend

A Speedy and Safe Return To My Soldier Friend

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Atlas Press Pty Ltd
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W.W.F. Port Adelaide Branch [Waterside Workers Federation]

W.W.F. Port Adelaide Branch [Waterside Workers Federation]

Andrew Reeves collection no. 3
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Union badges
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Port Adelaide, Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
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Waterside Workers Federation (Port Adelaide Branch)
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A photographic portrait of John Brown

A photographic portrait of John Brown

Turner and Valentine Families collection
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Portrait photographs
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Lead kangaroo figure for Cadbury's Cocoa Promotion, England 1930s

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Terence Lane collection
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Promotional toys
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England, United Kingdom
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Cadbury Schweppes Pty Ltd
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1930
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Promotional card for 'Professor' Henry Tipper and his miniature bicycle, 1919

Promotional card for 'Professor' Henry Tipper and his miniat...

Henry Tipper collection
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Promotional material
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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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Leslie Thompson
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Posing for the Camera, Lake Tyers

Posing for the Camera, Lake Tyers

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Lake Tyers, East Gippsland, Victoria, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Red ochre used in painting

Red ochre used in painting

Tandanya collection no. 3
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Ochre
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Convict love token from T. Jones to Mary, 1819

Convict love token from T. Jones to Mary, 1819

Timothy Millett collection
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Convict love tokens
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St Andrew's Cathedral, Town hall and George Street

St Andrew's Cathedral, Town hall and George Street

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Sydney Town Hall, Sydney, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Figurative shaped wooden clapstick, with two eye sockets burned into the wood

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Gladys Henry collection
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Clapsticks
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Euramo, Tully, Queensland, Australia
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Mrs Gladys Henry
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1970
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Queensland spear 2

Queensland spear 2

Edmund Milne collection
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Spears
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Postcard featuring a colored print showing two oval portraits of military men

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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Djunkgawul.

Djunkgawul.

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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Gunyuma
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1964
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Group of Ostriches

Group of Ostriches

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Child's drawing by Melissa Moran

Child's drawing by Melissa Moran

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Cabbage Tree Island, New South Wales, Australia
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Melissa Moran
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