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Postcard featuring a pen and ink printed drawing showing the silhouette of Big Ben and an Australian soldier arm in arm with three women on each side

Postcard featuring a pen and ink printed drawing showing the...

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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London, England
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1917
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Bark painting by Roy Dadaynga Marika.

Bark painting by Roy Dadaynga Marika.

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Affairs Art (ATSIAA) collection
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Bark paintings
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Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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Roy Dadaynga Marika
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1975
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Copy of Freedom of the City of London, dated 28 May 1959

Copy of Freedom of the City of London, dated 28 May 1959

Dr Robert C Percival collection
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Certificates
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Mr Edgar W. Percival
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Young duck to sell

Young duck to sell

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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'Rakay', bark painting, native plant species

'Rakay', 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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2013
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Bark painting 'Two Mimi Spirits (males) dancing' by Paddy Compass Namatbara, Croker Island, 1963

Bark painting 'Two Mimi Spirits (males) dancing' by Paddy Co...

Dr Karel Kupka collection
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Bark paintings
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Croker Island, Northern Territory, Australia
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Paddy C. Namatbara
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1963
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Painting depicting three concentric circles of red and orange and a surrounding design in red and white

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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Ernabella, South Australia, Australia
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Unknown
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Certificate

Certificate

Nettie McColive collection
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Prize certificates
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Orroroo, South Australia, Australia
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1935
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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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Anna M. Tipiloura
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Stick from 'Firestick Marriage' by Jack Buckskin

Stick from 'Firestick Marriage' by Jack Buckskin

Jack Buckskin collection
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Festive objects
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Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
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Jack Buckskin
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Parramatta as it was 100 years ago

Parramatta as it was 100 years ago

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Parramatta, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Cyrus E. Fuller
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1888
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Painting depicts a variety of creatures, including 7  turtles, various fish & insects, & a number of plants (black stalks).

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Dr Helen M Wurm collection no. 3
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Bark paintings
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Maningrida, West Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Bob Bilinjara
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1966
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Blade [stone implement]

Blade [stone implement]

Enid Bowden collection
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Blades
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Normanton, Queensland, Australia
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Doily

Doily

Muriel Kelly collection
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Mrs Muriel Kelly
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Unadorned emu egg

Unadorned emu egg

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Affairs Art (ATSIAA) collection
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Emu eggs
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Commission
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Women's Dreaming, by Emily Kame Kngwarreye

Women's Dreaming, by Emily Kame Kngwarreye

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Affairs Art (ATSIAA) collection
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Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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Emily K. Kngwarreye
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Split cane circular basket

Split cane circular basket

J Davidson collection no. 3
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Baskets
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Coranderrk, Victoria, Australia
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Souvenir half main bearing of the Central Engine from the Southern Cross used on Pacific, Australian, Tasman and English flights 1928-1929

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Ellen Rogers collection
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Aircraft components
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Sir Charles E. Kingsford Smith
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1930
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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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Laurie Tipiloura
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Letter from Alexander Mussen to William Mussen, August 1855

Letter from Alexander Mussen to William Mussen, August 1855

Alexander Mussen collection
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Letters
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Montreal, Canada
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Alexander Mussen
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1855
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Coogee Beach NSW

Coogee Beach NSW

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Coogee Beach, Coogee, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1934 Melbourne Cup won by Peter Pan

1934 Melbourne Cup won by Peter Pan

Ritchie Family collection
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Trophies
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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James W Steeth & Son
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1934
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Black and white cartoon titled 'Cemetery of Women'

Black and white cartoon titled 'Cemetery of Women'

Judy Horacek collection no. 2
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Cartoons
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Ms Judy Horacek
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1995
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Men making south-east wind (Mamariga).

Men making south-east wind (Mamariga).

Dr Karel Kupka collection
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Bark paintings
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Groote Eylandt, Northern Territory, Australia
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Abagera
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Photo album owned by David Davis, owner of Phar Lap, featuring each of Phar Lap's Australian race wins

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David Davis collection
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Photograph albums
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Flemington, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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David J. Davis
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1928
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Scrapbook with a green fabric cover, containing travel ephemera from Southern England

Scrapbook with a green fabric cover, containing travel ephem...

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Scrapbooks
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Fighting Forces Comforts Fund, Sth Aus, Tin Hat FFCF Appeal

Fighting Forces Comforts Fund, Sth Aus, Tin Hat FFCF Appeal

Social History Museums (South Australia) collection
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Charity badges
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Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
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Fighting Forces Comforts Fund in South Australia Inc
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Falconer No 4916 chronometer

Falconer No 4916 chronometer

Bureau of Mineral Resources collection no. 1
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Chronometers
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Postcard featuring a coloured print showing draped

Postcard featuring a coloured print showing draped "British ...

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Two Snakes by Jack Wunuwun

Two Snakes by Jack Wunuwun

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Affairs Art (ATSIAA) collection
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Bark paintings
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Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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Jack Wunuwun
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1976
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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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Caroona, New South Wales, Australia
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Greg Allan
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Milking Time

Milking Time

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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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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Joseph Jungarray Dickson
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Notes on Colourless Wax

Notes on Colourless Wax

Alfred Ronalds collection
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Notes
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England
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Alfred Ronalds
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1836
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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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Port Lincoln, Eyre Peninsula, South Australia, Australia
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Joanne Carbine
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Continental tyres

Continental tyres

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Advertising postcards
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Germany
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Riverside, Nepean River, Emu Plains

Riverside, Nepean River, Emu Plains

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Nepean River, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Bowl with burnt engraved designs

Bowl with burnt engraved designs

Maruku Arts and Crafts collection no. 1
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Bowls
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Ernabella, South Australia, Australia
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Nola
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Weapon - Spearhead

Weapon - Spearhead

Herbert Keys collection
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Spearheads
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Latvian black silk bonnet

Latvian black silk bonnet

Guna Kinne collection no. 1
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Caps
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Wangaratta, Victoria, Australia
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Mrs Guna Kinne
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1957
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Boomerang made by Erlikilyika (Jim Kite)

Boomerang made by Erlikilyika (Jim Kite)

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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Envelope addressed to W P Faithfull Esq, Springfield, Goulburn

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Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Envelopes
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Small paperback book titled

Small paperback book titled "Movement" No.8, edited by Thea ...

Thompson Family collection
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Books
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Thea S. Hughes
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Propellor and rudder of Japanese midget submarine

Propellor and rudder of Japanese midget submarine

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Sydney Harbour, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1942
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'Willy Wagtail and Hailstone Dreamings', painted by Pansy Napangarti, 1996

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Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Affairs Art (ATSIAA) collection
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Acrylic paintings
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Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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Pansy Napangarti
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1981
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Hair and fibre string belt from Melville or Bathurst Island

Hair and fibre string belt from Melville or Bathurst Island

Charles Hart collection
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Personal adornments
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Certificate

Certificate

Nettie McColive collection
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Prize certificates
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Melrose, South Australia, Australia
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The Mount Remarkable Agricultural Society
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1936
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Child's drawing of a mountain and red sun

Child's drawing of a mountain and red sun

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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Michael J. Portamini
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The new South Australian Governor Sir Douglas Nicholls

The new South Australian Governor Sir Douglas Nicholls

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Drawings
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Billy Miller
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Waterfall in Tasmania

Waterfall in Tasmania

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Tasmania, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Land Kangaroo

Land Kangaroo

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Bark paintings
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Liverpool River, Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Namerredge
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Merchant Mills Dept. (18

Merchant Mills Dept. (18" Mill Rolling]

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic 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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Weipa, Queensland, Australia
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Julie Motton
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Bowl with burnt engraved designs

Bowl with burnt engraved designs

Maruku Arts and Crafts collection no. 1
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Bowls
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Amata, South Australia, Australia
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Mildred Lyons
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Child on Rocking Horse

Child on Rocking Horse

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Australia
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Kodak
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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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Glass plate negative - Men fighting with clubs called 'kutturu', Luritja people, Finke River, Northern Territory, photographed by Herbert Basedow, 1920

Glass plate negative - Men fighting with clubs called 'kuttu...

Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Glass plate negatives
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Finke River, Northern Territory, Australia
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Dr Herbert Basedow
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1920
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Australian Comforts Fund, fundraising badge

Australian Comforts Fund, fundraising badge

Social History Museums (South Australia) collection
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Charity badges
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Australian Comforts Fund
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Invitation to exhibition of Bulletin artists

Invitation to exhibition of Bulletin artists

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Paddington, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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The Cliffs, Manly, N.S.W

The Cliffs, Manly, N.S.W

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Manly, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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