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Shell money

Shell money

Papuan Official collection
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Shell money
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Milne Bay Province, Papua New Guinea
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Professor Wallace Edwin Armstrong
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1923
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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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Pigmented plaited fibre armband

Pigmented plaited fibre armband

A Morrison collection no. 1
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Armbands
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Cherrabun Station cash book January 1975 - March 1981

Cherrabun Station cash book January 1975 - March 1981

Emanuel Family collection
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Ledgers
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Hat brim block

Hat brim block

Andree Pelissier collection
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Hat blocks
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Handwritten aerogram letter of congratulations to Edna Thompson on receiving a British Empire Medal

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Thompson Family collection
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Aerograms
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Wellington, North Island, New Zealand
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Edna M. Thompson
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1977
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Postcard with photograph captioned R.M.M.S. AORANGI, Sydney Harbour Bridge, 25/4/30

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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Sydney Harbour Bridge, Sydney Harbour, Sydney, New South Wales, Aus...
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1930
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Batting pads

Batting pads

Macks Southwell collection
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Cricket equipment
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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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Samuel Wikmunea
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White ceramic dessert bowl with 'CACS' in the centre

White ceramic dessert bowl with 'CACS' in the centre

Pennington Migrant Centre collection
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Dessert dishes
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Pennington, Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
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Pennington Migrant Centre
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1940
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'Susu Shell III' by Ellarose Savage, 2009

'Susu Shell III' by Ellarose Savage, 2009

Ellarose Savage collection no.1
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Linocuts
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Darnley Island, Torres Strait, Queensland, Australia
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Ms Ellarose Savage
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2009
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West Australian Blacks' Camp

West Australian Blacks' Camp

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Western Australia, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1916
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Wooden container

Wooden container

Edmund Milne collection
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Containers
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Charlotte Waters, Northern Territory, Australia
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Model boomerang

Model boomerang

JC Le Souef collection
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Small scale models
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Elwood, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Mr Albert A. Le Souef
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1868
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Borolo-borolo, work on paper, Yirrkala, 1948

Borolo-borolo, work on paper, Yirrkala, 1948

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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Film negative - Local men lining one side of a safe place to cross a river, Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, photographed by Herbert Basedow, 1928

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Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Australia
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Dr Herbert Basedow
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1928
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Aboriginal breastplate for Jemmy Muggle, King of Wiggley

Aboriginal breastplate for Jemmy Muggle, King of Wiggley

Edmund Milne collection
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Aboriginal breastplates
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Nelligen, New South Wales, Australia
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Not provided
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1931
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Australian Government Bentley 'S' Series 3 black saloon motor car used by Sir Robert Menzies

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Department of Administrative Services (Transport and Storage Divisi...
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Motor cars
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Crewe, Cheshire, England
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Rolls Royce
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1964
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Dog Dreaming by George Milpurrurru

Dog Dreaming by George Milpurrurru

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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George Milpurrurru
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1988
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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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Mortise gauge (seven inch)

Mortise gauge (seven inch)

George Henry Taylor collection
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Woodworking gauges
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Mr George H. Taylor
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The whistle ducks fanning the rainbow

The whistle ducks 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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Lucia Carlingun
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Children's drawing of front end loader clearing ground by Carlo Yunkaporta, Aurukun QLD

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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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Carlo Yunkaporta
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Bondi Baths, Sydney

Bondi Baths, Sydney

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Bondi Beach, Bondi, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Small square crockery shard with a white glaze and brown pattern

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Doris Nash collection
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Shards
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Parkes, New South Wales, Australia
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1887
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'Lumpu Lumpu' by Manmarr Daisy Andrews, 2007

'Lumpu Lumpu' by Manmarr Daisy Andrews, 2007

Canning Stock Route collection
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Paintings
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Fitzroy Crossing, Western Australia, Australia
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Manmarr D. Andrews
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2007
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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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Bronwyn Newcastle
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Whetstone [stone implement]

Whetstone [stone implement]

Dr Robert Wishart collection
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Percussion and abrading stones
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Glenthompson, Victoria, Australia
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Cape Barren Island

Cape Barren Island

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Drawings
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Cape Barren Island, Tasmania, Australia
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Rebecca Neilsen
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The sundowner

The sundowner

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Australia
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J Hutchings
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Cartoon related to General Motors Holden employee Jack Heenan and Holden cars

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Jack Heenan collection
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Cartoons
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GM Holden Ltd
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Garden Walk & Mary River, Maryborough, Queensland.

Garden Walk & Mary River, Maryborough, Queensland.

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mary River, Queensland, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Booklet on embroidery

Booklet on embroidery

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Instruction booklets
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Here is my garden

Here is my garden

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Drawings
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Mornington Island, Queensland, Australia
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Susan Binjari
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Stethoscope belonging to Dr Barry Christophers

Stethoscope belonging to Dr Barry Christophers

Barry Christophers collection
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Stethoscopes
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Badge titled 'Let the Palestinians return'

Badge titled 'Let the Palestinians return'

General Palestinian Delegation collection
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Political badges
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Palestine
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Palestine Liberation Organisation
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1982
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Cartoon of Ian McLachlan, President of the National Farmers Federation, painting a picture of rural hardship

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Ward O'Neill collection no. 2
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Cartoons
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Mr Ward O'Neill
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1985
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Convent of Mercy and St Paul's Church, Mt Gambier, SA

Convent of Mercy and St Paul's Church, Mt Gambier, SA

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mount Gambier, South Australia, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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Australia Day 1916

Australia Day 1916

Social History Museums (South Australia) collection
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Wartime badges
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Australian Red Cross Society
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1916
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White ceramic dinner plate with 'CACS' in the centre

White ceramic dinner plate with 'CACS' in the centre

Pennington Migrant Centre collection
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Dinner plates
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Pennington, Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
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Pennington Migrant Centre
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1940
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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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Woodenbong, New South Wales, Australia
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Henry Davies
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Xmas Joys be Thine. Mount Kosciosko

Xmas Joys be Thine. Mount Kosciosko

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mount Kosciusko, Snowy Mountains, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Franklin Square, Hobart

Franklin Square, Hobart

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Hobart, Hobart, Tasmania, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1900
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Loch Etive

Loch Etive

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Native Bear. When the moon is brightly shining

Native Bear. When the moon is brightly shining

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Australia
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Marlborough Art Co
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Weapon - Boomerang

Weapon - Boomerang

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Boomerangs
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Kyogle, New South Wales, Australia
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Gordon Nagas
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1978
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Weapon - Club - wooden

Weapon - Club - wooden

Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Clubs
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Collaroy Beach, Sydney, NSW

Collaroy Beach, Sydney, NSW

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Collaroy Beach, Collaroy, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Grace Bros Annual General Meeting form of proxy

Grace Bros Annual General Meeting form of proxy

J B Young Ltd collection
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Documents
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Grace Bros
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1981
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The FU Holden Howard

The FU Holden Howard

Political Humour Competition 1998 collection
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Cartoons
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Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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Heinrich Hinze
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1998
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Cheer-Up Society, Hats Off to the Infantry

Cheer-Up Society, Hats Off to the Infantry

Social History Museums (South Australia) collection
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Wartime badges
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North Fitzroy, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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A W. Patrick
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1914
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Roughly triangular piece of slate with incised motif of owl in tree-tops against a full moon

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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Rock carvings
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Mowanjum, West Kimberley, Western Australia, Australia
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Dance wand

Dance wand

Papuan Official collection
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Ceremonial objects
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Milne Bay Province, Papua New Guinea
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1915
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Painting depicting vegetation with running emu, by Butcher Joe Nangan

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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Drawings
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Broome, Western Australia, Australia
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Joe (Butcher) Nangan
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1976
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Model shield

Model shield

JC Le Souef collection
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Small scale models
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Elwood, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Mr Albert A. Le Souef
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1868
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Stanley No.64 straight spokeshave

Stanley No.64 straight spokeshave

George Henry Taylor collection
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Spokeshaves
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Stanley
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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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River turtles

River turtles

Balarinji Art collection no. 2
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Gouache paintings
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Balarinji Design Studio, Jumbana Group
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Bark painting 'Map of painter's travell [sic] by plane from Yirrkala to Sydney' by Mawalan Marika, Yirrkala, 1963

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Dr Karel Kupka collection
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Bark paintings
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Yirrkala, East Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Mawalan 2 Marika
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1963
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Lane Cove River at Fig Tree, Hunters Hill

Lane Cove River at Fig Tree, Hunters Hill

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