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Photograph - Group of adults and children - Empire Day 1907

Photograph - Group of adults and children - Empire Day 1907

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Photographs
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Blast furnace at the Lithgow ironworks in N.S.W

Blast furnace at the Lithgow ironworks in N.S.W

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Lithgow, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Half round hand moulding plane

Half round hand moulding plane

George Henry Taylor collection
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Moulding planes
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Mr George H. Taylor
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Leather aviation helmet

Leather aviation helmet

Dr Robert C Percival collection
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Mr Edgar W. Percival
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"FIRST PRIZE, GOULBURN, 1907, A., P., AND H SOCIETY

Springfield Merino Stud collection
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1907
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An Aboriginal From Melbourne - The spear and boomerang are now, More emblems of my race; ...

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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Oval wooden bowl

Oval wooden bowl

Maruku Arts and Crafts collection no. 1
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Bowls
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Unknown
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Sydney, N.S.W. - The City and Circular Quay showing ferry terminal, from Sydney Harbour Bridge Pylon

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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Circular Quay, Sydney Cove, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Bark painting depicting a kangaroo hunted by humans

Bark painting depicting a kangaroo hunted by humans

Maningrida Arts and Crafts 04/06/1974 collection
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Bark paintings
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Maningrida, West Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Peter Maralwanga
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A Joyous Christmas

A Joyous Christmas

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Memorial invitation, final speech and photograph relating to Ben Chifley

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Ben Chifley collection no. 3
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Documents
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Side porch of Springfield

Side porch of Springfield

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Photographs
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Painting depicts a fresh water crocodile surrounded by one

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J Davidson collection no. 3
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Bark paintings
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Maningrida, West Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Mick Gubargu
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Fastening pin for latch on chronometer, used in HMAS Tamworth

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Department of Defence collection
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Fasteners
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Liverpool, Merseyside, England
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Joseph Sewell
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Squatter board game, second edition

Squatter board game, second edition

Squatter Game collection
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Board games
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Mr Robert Lloyd
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Armband - Milingimbi, N.T.

Armband - Milingimbi, N.T.

American-Australian Scientific Expedition to Arnhem Land (AASEAL) c...
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Armbands
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Milingimbi, Central Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Mr Charles P. Mountford
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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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Cooktown, Queensland, Australia
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Darryl
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Light brown silk faille bonnet with self fabric fringe and ruffles around face

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Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Bonnets
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1870
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Bark painting 'Two Hunters' by John Namerredje Guymala, Gunbalanya, 1974

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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Bark paintings
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Gunbalanya (Oenpelli), Western Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Aus...
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John N. Guymala
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1974
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Palm leaf basket from Port Essington,  made by Queenie and Kathleen Cunningham, 2015

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Port Essington collection no. 2
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Baskets
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Cobourg Peninnsula, Northern Territory, Australia
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Queenie Cunningham
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2015
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Nursing sister holding baby

Nursing sister holding baby

Ken Welton collection
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Photographic slides
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1956
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Robbery Under Arms, No. 3

Robbery Under Arms, No. 3

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Australia
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Charles Hammond
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Spiritual Health

Spiritual Health

Balarinji Art collection no.2
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Gouache paintings
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Balarinji Design Studio, Jumbana Group
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Girl dressed in Japanese costume

Girl dressed in Japanese costume

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Japan
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Spear

Spear

Maruku Arts and Crafts collection no. 1
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Spears
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Jamieson Range, Western Australia, Australia
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Mr Jackson Mclean
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Weapon - Club - wooden

Weapon - Club - wooden

Charles Hart collection
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Clubs
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Djunkgao (Djung'kawu) and Madalait at Jelangbara (Yalangbara) - Yirrkala, 1948

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American-Australian Scientific Expedition to Arnhem Land (AASEAL) c...
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Bark paintings
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Yirrkala, East Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Unknown
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1948
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Gratiola Periviana

Gratiola Periviana

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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Engravings

Engravings

Balarinji Art collection no.2
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Gouache paintings
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Balarinji Design Studio, Jumbana Group
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Hope's hair

Hope's hair

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Labels
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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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Kirton Point, South Australia, Australia
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James Miller
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Black and white cartoon titled 'Damn feminists'

Black and white cartoon titled 'Damn feminists'

Judy Horacek collection no. 2
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Cartoons
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Ms Judy Horacek
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1997
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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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Gidilpawuy
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Glass plate negative - Houses, Killalpaninna, South Australia, photographed by Herbert Basedow, 1919

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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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1919
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J.M. Gregory, Australian Test Cricketer - 1921 Australian Team

J.M. Gregory, Australian Test Cricketer - 1921 Australian Te...

Nanette Ward collection
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Commemorative badges
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Federation-era flag or bunting

Federation-era flag or bunting

John Ramsay collection
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Flags
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Dandenong, Victoria, Australia
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King George V
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Handwritten recipes

Handwritten recipes

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Manuscripts
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Milson's Point Horse Ferry, Sydney Harbour

Milson's Point Horse Ferry, Sydney Harbour

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Milsons Point, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Convict love token from S. P[almer?], 1841

Convict love token from S. P[almer?], 1841

Timothy Millett collection
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Convict love tokens
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Cokootoo Woman

Cokootoo Woman

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Drawings
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Bathurst Island, Northern Territory, Australia
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Valerian Munkara
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Cylindrical tin can

Cylindrical tin can

Hilda Creager collection no. 1
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Moneyboxes
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Child's drawing by Ned Wilson

Child's drawing by Ned Wilson

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Drawings
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Yuendumu, Northern Territory, Australia
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Ned Wilson
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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 Keats (Wadeye), Northern Territory, Australia
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Woven horizontal basket

Woven horizontal basket

Martin collection
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Baskets
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Envelope addressed to Lucian Faithfull

Envelope addressed to Lucian Faithfull

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Envelopes
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Augustus L. Faithfull
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Wet specimen - Horse - brain

Wet specimen - Horse - brain

MacKenzie collection
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Zoological specimens
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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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Gibson Pootchemunka
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Dining Room La Retraite Weston-super-Mare

Dining Room La Retraite Weston-super-Mare

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Weston-Super-Mare, England, United Kingdom
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Second prize card awarded at the Yass Spring Show, 1906

Second prize card awarded at the Yass Spring Show, 1906

Springfield Merino Stud collection
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Cards
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1906
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Emu egg carved with image of a horse by Bill Reid

Emu egg carved with image of a horse by Bill Reid

Bill Reid - John Cawte collection
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Engraved emu eggs
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Bill Reid
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Victorian Cricket team in 1920 with captain E.R. Mayne in front of the group

Victorian Cricket team in 1920 with captain E.R. Mayne in fr...

Nanette Ward collection
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Photographs
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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1920
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Heliopolis Red Cross Hospital, Cairo

Heliopolis Red Cross Hospital, Cairo

Adrian Luck collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Cairo, Egypt
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Red Cross
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1916
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Painting depicts human figures and goannas

Painting depicts human figures and goannas

Dr Howard Morphy collection no. 6
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Bark paintings
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Advertising card featuring Eddie McGoorty and Jimmy Clabby

Advertising card featuring Eddie McGoorty and Jimmy Clabby

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Advertising cards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Dinner menu from R.M.S. Niagara with the autographs of the 1913 Australian Cricket team

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Nanette Ward collection
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Menus
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Edgar Richard Mayne
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1913
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Postcard featuring Jack Johnson

Postcard featuring Jack Johnson

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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London, England
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J. Beagles & Co.
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Group of men wearing sashes with some holding banners

Group of men wearing sashes with some holding banners

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Spearthrower

Spearthrower

Stan Mitchell collection
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Spearthrowers
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Awelye- panel 3 by Glora Petyarre

Awelye- panel 3 by Glora Petyarre

Helen Eager and Christopher Hodges collection no. 2
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Acrylic paintings
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Utopia, Northern Territory, Australia
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Gloria Petyarre
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1999
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Poster

Poster

Union of Australian Women collection
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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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