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Hooked boomerang made by Erlikilyika (Jim Kite) - decorated with incised lizard motifs

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Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Boomerangs
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Charlotte Waters, Northern Territory, Australia
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Erlikilyika (Jim Kite)
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1934
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Malo-Bomai by Noel Zaro, 1999

Malo-Bomai by Noel Zaro, 1999

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Affairs Art (ATSIAA) collection
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Prints
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Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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Noel Zaro
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1999
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Digging stick - wana

Digging stick - wana

Tjanpi 'Flying Seven Sisters' collection
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Digging sticks
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Blackstone (Papulankutja Aboriginal community), Western Australia, ...
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Mrs Mamie Butler
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2016
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Brick Day, Soldiers' Home

Brick Day, Soldiers' Home

Social History Museums (South Australia) collection
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Charity badges
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Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
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Soldiers' Home League Inc
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Note about the location of several sets of keys

Note about the location of several sets of keys

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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A Happy Christmas

A Happy Christmas

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Bark painting 'Nakidjkidj and Mimih at Nimbuwa Rock' by Bobby Barrdjaray Nganjmirra, Gumardir River Outstation, 1970

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Peter Brokensha and Bobby Bardjarai Nganjimirra collection
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Bark paintings
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Gumardir River Outstation, Western Arnhem Land, Northern Territory,...
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Bobby B. Nganjmirra
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1970
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Convict love token from 1830

Convict love token from 1830

Timothy Millett collection
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Convict love tokens
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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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Bathurst Island, Northern Territory, Australia
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Emmanuel Puruntatameri
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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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Nice girl

Nice girl

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Group of naval engineers on the S.S. Urca [aka Orca] 17.5.1919

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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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1919
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Green Fairy Butterfly

Green Fairy Butterfly

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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1905
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'Jila' by Nyuju Stumpy Brown, 2007

'Jila' by Nyuju Stumpy Brown, 2007

Canning Stock Route collection
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Fitzroy Crossing, Western Australia, Australia
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Nyuju S. Brown
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2007
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Warakurna to Warnan Health Walk by Eunice Yunurupa Porter

Warakurna to Warnan Health Walk by Eunice Yunurupa Porter

Warakurna History Paintings collection no.2
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Paintings
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Eunice Y. Porter
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2011
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Cremorne & Sydney Harbour from Mosman, NSW

Cremorne & Sydney Harbour from Mosman, NSW

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Cremorne, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Group of school boys in the 7th grade

Group of school boys in the 7th grade

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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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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Partial dance program titled 'Government House, 23rd May 1867'

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Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Dance programs
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1867
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Church of St Jude Randwick decorated for wedding Aug 1890

Church of St Jude Randwick decorated for wedding Aug 1890

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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1890
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William Street. Bathurst N.S.W, 1904

William Street. Bathurst N.S.W, 1904

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Bathurst, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1904
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Inner Harbour, Townsville

Inner Harbour, Townsville

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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Milford Sound NZ: Terror Peak

Milford Sound NZ: Terror Peak

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Milford Sound, South Island, New Zealand
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1906
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Autographed wooden cricket stump from the fourth test cricket match, Australia v England, Brisbane, 1933, in the 'Bodyline' series

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Hampden Love collection
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Cricket equipment
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Brisbane, Queensland, Australia
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Australian Cricket Team
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1932
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Length of blue tapestry wool

Length of blue tapestry wool

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Yarns
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Footbridge, from Ninety Mile beach, Lakes Entrance, Vic

Footbridge, from Ninety Mile beach, Lakes Entrance, Vic

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Lakes Entrance, Victoria, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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Princess Street, Edimbourg

Princess Street, Edimbourg

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Edinburgh, Scotland
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Boomerang found near Canning Stock Route

Boomerang found near Canning Stock Route

James Ferguson collection
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Emu egg carved with image of a man's face and animals by Bill Reid

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Bill Reid - John Cawte collection
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Engraved emu eggs
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Bill Reid
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Film negative - Girl, Unnrubinna, tobogganing on the granite slopes at Kurrekapinya Soakage, Ayers Ranges, Northern Territory, photographed by Herbert Basedow, 1903

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Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Australia
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Dr Herbert Basedow
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1903
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'Kiriwirri' by Jan Billycan, 2008

'Kiriwirri' by Jan Billycan, 2008

Canning Stock Route collection
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Paintings
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Bidyadanga (La Grange), Western Australia, Australia
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Jan Billycan
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2008
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The Tourist.

The Tourist.

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Journals
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1832
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Pair of boots from Light Horse uniform

Pair of boots from Light Horse uniform

James Taylor Light Horse collection
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Military uniforms
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Sergeant James S. Taylor
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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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Glass plate negative - Bush scene, Bathurst Island, Northern Territory. The stringy-bark has had its bark removed for the purpose of constructing a canoe, 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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Bark painting titled Emu and Small Birds Feeding on Wild Berries by Bunyuwuy, Milingimbi, Northern Territory

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Y Pettinato collection
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Bark paintings
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Milingimbi, Central Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Bunyuwuy
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Rushcutters Bay, Sydney, N.S.W

Rushcutters Bay, Sydney, N.S.W

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Rushcutters Bay, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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United Nations' Decade for Women 1976-1985

United Nations' Decade for Women 1976-1985

Union of Australian Women collection
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Commemorative badges
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Ms Audrey McDonald
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1950
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Woolloomooloo Bay, Sydney

Woolloomooloo Bay, Sydney

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Woolloomooloo Bay, Woolloomooloo, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1906
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The Travels of the Man, Jundaruna

The Travels of the Man, Jundaruna

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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Minimini Numalkiyiya Mamarika
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1948
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Child's drawing, La Perouse, Sydney

Child's drawing, La Perouse, Sydney

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Drawings
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Barry
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Horse Show 1939, Won by Miss E. Roach

Horse Show 1939, Won by Miss E. Roach

Colledge Family collection
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Trophies
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Australia
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Miss Emilie Roach
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1939
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The Argus of Melbourne press pass

The Argus of Melbourne press pass

Bernard Freedman collection no. 2
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Passes
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Album containing 97 menus, 20 seating plans and 47 photographs from Parliament House dining rooms...

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Betty Hall collection
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Albums
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Old Parliament House, Parkes, Canberra, Australian Capital Territor...
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Mr H L. Napthali
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1918
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Ground edge hatchet head, Portland [stone implement]

Ground edge hatchet head, Portland [stone implement]

Herbert Keys collection
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Edge-ground axe heads (stone)
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Portland, Victoria, Australia
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Copper Charlotte Medal

Copper Charlotte Medal

Copper Charlotte Medal collection
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Commemorative medals
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W. Whyte's Chemist Shop

W. Whyte's Chemist Shop

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Advertising postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1909
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Red bird of paradise

Red bird of paradise

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Australia
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Art Series
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Protest banner, Point Pearce has no fishing rights - for their waters

Protest banner, Point Pearce has no fishing rights - for the...

Bart Sansbury collection
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Banners
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Bart Sansbury
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Scintrex DHP-4 electromagnetic drill hole probe

Scintrex DHP-4 electromagnetic drill hole probe

Australian Survey Office collection no. 1
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Geophysical survey equipment
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My Father's Donkeys by Jean Burke

My Father's Donkeys 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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Valerie Henderson  (nee Faithfull), her mother, Ethel Faithfull, Edwina Henderson and her mother, Heather Henderson, (nee Menzies).

Valerie Henderson (nee Faithfull), her mother, Ethel Faithf...

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Convict love token from J. Day

Convict love token from J. Day

Timothy Millett collection
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Convict love tokens
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Bundle of 10 round metal identity tags imprinted with individual numbers

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Torrens Island Quarantine Station collection
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Identity tags
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Aviation technical drawing titled

Aviation technical drawing titled "General Assembly of Rudde...

Dr Robert C Percival collection
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Technical drawings
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Mr Edgar W. Percival
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Postcard featuring Melbourne Cup winner - Merriwee

Postcard featuring Melbourne Cup winner - Merriwee

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1899
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Flying Foxes and Baby Brolga Hut painting.

Flying Foxes and Baby Brolga Hut painting.

Dorothy Bennett collection
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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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Bottle and Rock Glass, Vaucluse, Watson's Bay

Bottle and Rock Glass, Vaucluse, Watson's Bay

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Vaucluse, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Sunset

Sunset

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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Ancilla Munkara
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New South Wales Ambulance Transport Service Bathurst District

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Ben Chifley collection no.3
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Receipts
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