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Harbour Trust Office, Sydney

Harbour Trust Office, Sydney

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Courtroom sketch 'Lindy Chamberlain. Sept. 82...' by Veronica O'Leary, dated September 1982.

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Veronica O'Leary collection no. 1
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Courtroom drawings
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Darwin, Northern Territory, Australia
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Ms Veronica O'Leary
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1982
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Wicker fishing basket

Wicker fishing basket

Robert and Irene Goard collection
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Baskets
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Frank Hurley
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Child's drawing by Debrah Dingle, Dhupuma College, Nhulunbuy NT

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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Drawings
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Dhupuma College, Nhulunbuy, Northern Territory, Australia
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Debrah Dingle
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Post Office, East St., Rockhampton, Queensland

Post Office, East St., Rockhampton, Queensland

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Rockhampton, Queensland, Australia
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Postmaster General's Department
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Hungarian Lilliputians Midget City

Hungarian Lilliputians Midget City

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Hungary
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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O'Maman's Siberian Hunting dog, Kalgan, Dec. 1914

O'Maman's Siberian Hunting dog, Kalgan, Dec. 1914

Anne Stockton collection no. 1
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Photographs
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Karl H. Aumuller
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1913
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Australian Women's Cricket Team taken on board ship sailing to England

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Elsie Deane collection
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Photographs
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England
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Elsie Deane
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Scout's Basketworker badge certificate

Scout's Basketworker badge certificate

Barry Williams collection
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Certificates
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Barry Williams
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1943
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Bean necklace, Ernabella SA

Bean necklace, Ernabella SA

Winifred Hilliard collection no. 2
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Necklaces
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Ernabella, South Australia, Australia
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Unknown
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1954
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Doolagahs Protect Respect Our Sanctuary

Doolagahs Protect Respect Our Sanctuary

Doolagahs Indigenous Design collection
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T-shirts
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Advance Australia

Advance Australia

Terence Lane collection
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Brooches
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Stylised image of a blond haired woman with a dove making up the hair of the woman

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Union of Australian Women collection
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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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Small cream woollen baby socks

Small cream woollen baby socks

Petronella Wensing collection no. 1
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Socks
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1957
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Long necked turtle woven sculpture

Long necked turtle woven sculpture

Tooloyn Koortakay collection
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Sculptures
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Ms Treahna Hamm
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2000
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Japanese character type pieces

Japanese character type pieces

John and Sonoko de Boer collection
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Chapel and Great Staircase, Rothesay Castle

Chapel and Great Staircase, Rothesay Castle

Jack Russel Greenham collection
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Photographic postcards
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Scotland
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Suspension Bridge, N. Sydney

Suspension Bridge, N. Sydney

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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North Sydney, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1906
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Poster titled 'Stop Uranium Mining'

Poster titled 'Stop Uranium Mining'

Benny Zable collection no. 2
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Political posters
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Treasury Gardens, Melbourne, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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People for Nuclear Disarmament
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Robbery Under Arms, No. 6

Robbery Under Arms, No. 6

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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Pandanus and lawyer cane coil basket

Pandanus and lawyer cane coil basket

Lockhart River Aboriginal Arts and Cultural Centre collection
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Baskets
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Lockhart River, Queensland, Australia
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Margaret Temple
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1960
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Ceramic bust of John Batman

Ceramic bust of John Batman

John Batman and John Pascoe Fawkner Pottery Bust collection
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Busts
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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John Batman
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1934
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Dark cream silk damask dress

Dark cream silk damask dress

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Dresses
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Mary Faithfull
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1840
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Mother-of-pearl button

Mother-of-pearl button

Petronella Wensing collection no. 1
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Buttons
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Wedding acceptance

Wedding acceptance

Margot Child collection
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Mrs Margot Child
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Adelaide from the hill

Adelaide from the hill

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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1905
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Cartoon of Ian McLachlan, President of the National Farmers Federation, dressed as a peasant

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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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1987
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Hooked Boomerang

Hooked Boomerang

Stan Mitchell collection
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Boomerangs
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Clear glass rectangular inkstand with an inkwell in the centre

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Australia Post Historical collection
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Inkstands
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Envelope and letter sent from Robert Lionel Faithfull, 19 May 1881

Envelope and letter sent from Robert Lionel Faithfull, 19 Ma...

Robert Faithfull collection no. 2
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Letters
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Narrandera, New South Wales, Australia
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Robert L. Faithfull
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1881
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Axe with iron head and wooden shaft

Axe with iron head and wooden shaft

Convict Era Shirt collection
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Axes
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Granton, Hobart, Tasmania, Australia
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1829
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First Prize card awarded at the Murrumbidgee Annual Show, Wagga Wagga, 1887

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Springfield Merino Stud collection
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Cards
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1887
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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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Surry Hills, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Annie Saward
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Postcard featuring photograph of Saint Philips Church Sydney

Postcard featuring photograph of Saint Philips Church Sydney

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Paperback book titled 'With Stoddart's Team in Australia' by Prince Ranjitsinhji, 1898

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Nanette Ward collection
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Books
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London, England
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Prince Kumar S. Ranjitsinhji
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1898
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1993 election flyer for the Australian Labor Party

1993 election flyer for the Australian Labor Party

People's Paraphernalia collection no. 14
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Leaflets
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Australian Labor Party
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1993
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Child's drawing - Dancing by Dominic Louis Timpiepatua age 8yrs, Bathurst Island NT

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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Drawings
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Wurrumiyanga (Nguiu), Bathurst Island, Tiwi Islands, Northern Terri...
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Dominic L. Timaepatua
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A young Australian

A young Australian

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1907
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1/4 Mile Australasian Championship 1926 - 2nd place medal

1/4 Mile Australasian Championship 1926 - 2nd place medal

Ken Ross collection
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Sports medals
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Mr Ken Ross
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1926
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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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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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Timmy Betts
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Teapot stand

Teapot stand

Nancy Hamilton collection no. 2
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Teapot stands
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Australia
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Mr William Barbour Smith
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1960
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The United States Pacific Imperialism

The United States Pacific Imperialism

Elsie Gare collection no. 1
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Pamphlets
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United States of America
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Mr Peter Wiley
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Sympathy card

Sympathy card

Margot Child collection
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Cards
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Mrs Margot Child
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Lizard sculpture

Lizard sculpture

Maruku Arts and Crafts collection no. 1
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Wood carvings
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Wingellina, Western Australia, Australia
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Jean I. Burke
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1982
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Town Hall, Parramatta, N.S.W, 1906

Town Hall, Parramatta, N.S.W, 1906

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Parramatta, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1906
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Portrait photograph of Ian Lever

Portrait photograph of Ian Lever

Jon Lewis collection
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Portrait photographs
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Jon Lewis
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Toothpaste dish with lid

Toothpaste dish with lid

North Head Quarantine Station collection
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Dishes
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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North Head Quarantine Station
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Orange feather duster

Orange feather duster

People for Nuclear Disarmament collection no. 1
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Cleaning equipment
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People for Nuclear Disarmament
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Digging stick

Digging stick

Dr Robert Wishart collection
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Digging sticks
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Dubbo, New South Wales, Australia
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Not provided
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1964
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Convict love token from J. Dunham, 1835

Convict love token from J. Dunham, 1835

Timothy Millett collection
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Convict love tokens
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Shield

Shield

Stan Mitchell collection
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Shields
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Convict love token from Henry Stanley, 1837

Convict love token from Henry Stanley, 1837

Timothy Millett collection
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Convict love tokens
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Fabric and wax  flowers

Fabric and wax flowers

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Artificial flowers
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Let the games beguile

Let the games beguile

Alan Moir collection no. 2
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Cartoons
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Mr Alan Moir
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Boomerang

Boomerang

Dr Robert Wishart collection
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Boomerangs
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Derby, Western Australia, Australia
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Not provided
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1964
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Boomerang

Boomerang

Stan Mitchell collection
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Boomerangs
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Gold miner's pick, Ballarat

Gold miner's pick, Ballarat

Victorian Goldfields collection no. 1
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Picks
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Ballarat, Victoria, Australia
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Watercolour painting of Sydney Harbour from Taronga Park camp

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Colonel Alfred Spain collection
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Watercolour paintings
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Sydney Harbour, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Colonel Alfred Spain
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1917
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Boomerang - decorated with transitional style motifs, Nepabunna SA

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Enid Bowden collection
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Boomerangs
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Nepabunna, South Australia, Australia
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Mrs Enid Bowden
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1987
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