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Ooyurka

Ooyurka

Douglas Seaton collection
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Stone tools
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Russell River, Queensland, Australia
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Scraper

Scraper

George Henry Taylor collection
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Scrapers
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Mr George H. Taylor
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Ground edge hatchet head [stone implement]

Ground edge hatchet head [stone implement]

Dr Robert Wishart collection
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Edge-ground artefacts
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Kilcunda, Victoria, Australia
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Blue dot painting

Blue dot painting

Balarinji Art collection no.2
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Gouache paintings
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Balarinji Design Studio, Jumbana Group
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Palace Gardens, Sydney / May Your Troubles Be Light As Bubbles

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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Royal Botanic Gardens, Sydney, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Postcard featuring a coloured printed drawing of an Austrian soldier on horseback pulling a cart

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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Certificate

Certificate

David Westcott collection no. 6
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Certificates
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1888
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Piece of fractured yellow Pyrex mirror blank, a relic from the 2003 bush fire that destroyed the Mount Stromlo Observatory

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Mount Stromlo Observatory collection
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Telescope accessories
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Mount Stromlo, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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Unknown
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2003
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Settler's Home, Adelaide Exhibition, 1910

Settler's Home, Adelaide Exhibition, 1910

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1910
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Australian Aboriginals

Australian Aboriginals

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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No.5 Kangaroo Hunting, Australia, compliments of Singer Sewing Machines

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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Advertising postcards
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Australia
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Singer Manufacturing Co
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Masonic Grand Director's baton

Masonic Grand Director's baton

Ronald L Gale Masonic collection no. 1
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Batons
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Mr Ronald L. Gale
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1970
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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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Coprosnia Reptans

Coprosnia Reptans

Baron Ferdinand von Mueller collection
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Botanical specimens
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Baron Sir Ferdinand J. von Mueller
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1875
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Sydney Harbour, Botanical Gardens in the foreground

Sydney Harbour, Botanical Gardens in the foreground

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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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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Jock Pouatjimi
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Brown leather holster for a hatchet

Brown leather holster for a hatchet

Milo Dunphy collection no. 1
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Holsters
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Myles J Dunphy
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Cartoon depicting a man wearing a business suit, falling through the air

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Vane Lindesay collection no. 1
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Cartoons
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Mr Vane Lindesay
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Medicine chest and contents

Medicine chest and contents

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Medicine chests
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The whistle duck fanning the rainbow

The whistle duck fanning the rainbow

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Drawings
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Daly River, Northern Territory, Australia
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Martina Parry
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The old generation gives to their children the beauty of the earth

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Balarinji Art collection no.2
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Gouache paintings
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Balarinji Design Studio, Jumbana Group
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Glass plate negative - Woman decorated with pipe-clay markings, Alice Springs, 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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Harnessing in dogs and preparing to start - Captain's sledge party

Harnessing in dogs and preparing to start - Captain's sledge...

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Antarctica
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1901
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A hall prepared for a Vice Regal visit

A hall prepared for a Vice Regal visit

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Toy truck

Toy truck

Claire Smith collection
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Bush toys
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Union Jack and rising sun

Union Jack and rising sun

Social History Museums (South Australia) collection
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Badges
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North Fitzroy, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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A W. Patrick
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Grey and red patterns

Grey and red patterns

Balarinji Art collection no.2
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Gouache paintings
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Balarinji Design Studio, Jumbana Group
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Helicopter Ride with Brooksy to see My Father's Ngurra by Ken Shepherd

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Warakurna History Paintings collection
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Paintings
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Warakurna Community, Western Australia, Australia
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Ken Shepherd
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2011
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Shipping Cattle, Darling Island, Sydney

Shipping Cattle, Darling Island, Sydney

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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Victorian greeting card featuring a Christmas message

Victorian greeting card featuring a Christmas message

Australian War Memorial collection
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Christmas cards
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Harriet Field
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William Percy Faithfull's Master of Arts degree from Sydney University, 6 March 1869

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Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Testamurs
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1869
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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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St Therese's School
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Stanley Rule & Level Co No.12 box scraper

Stanley Rule & Level Co No.12 box scraper

George Henry Taylor collection
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Scrapers
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New Britain, Hartford County, Connecticut, United States of America
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Stanley Rule and Level Co
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Mr. Harrold F. Allert - The Society Entertainer and Drawing Room Humourist

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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Reversible pink jacket

Reversible pink jacket

Carmelo Mirabelli collection no. 1
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Jackets
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Message stick

Message stick

Stan Mitchell collection
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Carvings
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Botanical Gardens

Botanical Gardens

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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1911
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Burwood Railway Station

Burwood Railway Station

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Petersham, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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1907
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Piece of chalk used to mark shipping containers by Dutch immigrant dockside worker Harry Duyker

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Dr Edward Duyker collection no. 1
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Chalks
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Port Melbourne, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Mr Herman '. Duyker
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1980
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Bark painting 'The Gadadangul Snake' by Paddy Dhatanju, Milingimbi, 1967

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Dr Helen M Wurm collection no. 4
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Bark paintings
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Milingimbi, Central Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Paddy Dhatanju
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1967
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Aster Argophyllus

Aster Argophyllus

Baron Ferdinand von Mueller collection
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Botanical specimens
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Baron Sir Ferdinand J. von Mueller
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1875
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Blast funace Dept [Turbo-Blower]

Blast funace Dept [Turbo-Blower]

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Handwritten letter to Mrs Maple-Brown

Handwritten letter to Mrs Maple-Brown

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Notes
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Tricycle constructed from a Vehicle Construction Kit

Tricycle constructed from a Vehicle Construction Kit

Sir Roland Wilson collection no. 2
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Tricycles
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Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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Sir Roland Wilson
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1956
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Group of Aboriginal people, one wearing a shirt

Group of Aboriginal people, one wearing a shirt

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Bloom Mill Dept. (Top of Soaking Pits, Where Ingots are heated for Rolling]

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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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Child's drawing

Child's drawing

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Drawings
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Margarita
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Page one of an account from Goldsborough Mort & Co. Ltd to A Lucian Faithfull, 15 January 1902

Page one of an account from Goldsborough Mort & Co. Ltd to A...

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Business accounts
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Knife

Knife

Stan Mitchell collection
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Stone tools
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Cowarie, South Australia, Australia
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Not provided
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1963
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Wooden bowl

Wooden bowl

Papuan Official collection
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Bowls
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Central Province, Papua New Guinea
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Mr R L Bellamy
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1915
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Pigmented plaited fibre armband

Pigmented plaited fibre armband

A Morrison collection no. 1
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Armbands
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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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Child's drawing

Child's drawing

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Drawings
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Unknown
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Together we can stop the bomb

Together we can stop the bomb

People for Nuclear Disarmament collection no. 2
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Political badges
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Association for International Co-operation & Disarmament
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1960
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Hazel Faithfull

Hazel Faithfull

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Portrait photographs
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Open weave basket made from white flag iris, by Zoe Rimmer

Open weave basket made from white flag iris, by Zoe Rimmer

Tayenebe collection
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Baskets
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Miss Zoe Rimmer
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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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Aurukun, Cape York Peninsula, Queensland, Australia
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Simen
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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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Nugget James
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Pomaderris prunifolia

Pomaderris prunifolia

Baron Ferdinand von Mueller collection
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Botanical specimens
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Baron Sir Ferdinand J. von Mueller
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1876
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U.S.A. Battleship Kansas

U.S.A. Battleship Kansas

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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