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Two pieces of red ochre belonging to Paul House (Ngambri)

Two pieces of red ochre belonging to Paul House (Ngambri)

Paul House collection no.2
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Ochre specimens
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Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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Snake/sitting man (2015) painted emu eggs by Peter Carlo

Snake/sitting man (2015) painted emu eggs by Peter Carlo

Peter Carlo Collection
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Painted emu eggs
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Peter Carlo
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Child's drawing, La Perouse, Sydney

Child's drawing, La Perouse, Sydney

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Drawings
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Leonie Timbery
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New South Wales

New South Wales

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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New South Wales, Australia
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Art Series
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School report

School report

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Reports
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First prize card awarded at the Yass Spring Show, 1906

First 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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See the heart of the continent

See the heart of the continent

Professor Peter Spearritt collection no. 1
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Advertising posters
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Percy Trompf
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1930
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Spinifex Hirsutus

Spinifex Hirsutus

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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1873
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White china cup commemorating the sinking of SMS Emden by HMAS Sydney at Keeling Cocos Island on 9 November 1914

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Margaret Gibb collection
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Commemorative cups
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England
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Samuel Radford Ltd
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1914
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Plane lost for 27 years

Plane lost for 27 years

Frank Proust collection
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Newspaper clippings
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1931
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Jessie Harris (nee Baker) with her children,  Jessie, Phyllis, George (Tom).

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Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Photographs
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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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Kythe Wikmunea
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Ashtray

Ashtray

Pennington Migrant Centre collection
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Ashtrays
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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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Susanne Hayes
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Child's drawing

Child's drawing

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Port Keats (Wadeye), Northern Territory, Australia
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Loretta Narburup
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Weapon - Boomerang

Weapon - Boomerang

Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Boomerangs
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Queen Elizabeth Park, Mt Gambier, SA

Queen Elizabeth Park, 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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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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Clement Antirimgaraka
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Photographic glass plate holder

Photographic glass plate holder

Milo Dunphy collection no. 1
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Photographic plate holders
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New York, United States of America
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Eastman Kodak Company
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1904
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Waterfalls at Wattamolla National Park, NSW

Waterfalls at Wattamolla National Park, NSW

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Wattamolla Falls, Wattamolla, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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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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Child's drawing

Child's drawing

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Drawings
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Susanne Hayes
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Concentric circles in one corner

Concentric circles in one corner

Balarinji Art collection no. 2
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Gouache paintings
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Balarinji Design Studio, Jumbana Group
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Mountview Cafe`, Lyon's Oxford Corner House

Mountview Cafe`, Lyon's Oxford Corner House

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

Letter

Thompson Family collection
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Letters
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Edna M. Thompson
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Wooden club, Weapon

Wooden club, Weapon

Stan Mitchell collection
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Clubs
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The revelation of God

The revelation of God

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Black and white photograph of Australian swimmers Fanny Durack and Mia Wylie with British swimmer Jennie Fletcher

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National Sports Information Centre collection
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Photographic postcards
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Australia
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Miss Sarah Frances 'Fanny' Durack
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1910
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Postcard - Ready for Tahmmy. Jack Johnson

Postcard - Ready for Tahmmy. Jack Johnson

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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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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Wave Hill, Northern Territory, Australia
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Lorna
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Cylindrical wooden digging stick

Cylindrical wooden digging stick

Igor Zorich collection
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Digging sticks
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Horse and Cowboy 1998

Horse and Cowboy 1998

Liesl Rockchild collection
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Bush toys
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Santa Teresa, Northern Territory, Australia
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Tristan Young
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1998
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Cartoon of Indian Prime Minister Indira Gandhi as a charmed snake

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Ward O'Neill collection no. 2
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Cartoons
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India
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Mr Ward O'Neill
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1981
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Loved and Lost.

Loved and Lost.

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Books
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1875
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Rarriwell and Meda Pastoral Company journal Janurary 1939 - December 1963

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Emanuel Family collection
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Ledgers
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Upper Lane Cove

Upper Lane Cove

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Lane Cove, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Alfred R. Coffey
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'Wakwak/Dhatum/Dirrpu/Dherran/Nindan'', Bark painting, native plant species

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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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2012
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Coniston

Coniston

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Drawings
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Alice Springs, Northern Territory, Australia
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Iris Nuggett
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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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Mornington Island, Queensland, Australia
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Mornington Island State School
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Advertising card featuring boxer Milburn Saylor, 'Light-weight Tornado', 18 April 1914

Advertising card featuring boxer Milburn Saylor, 'Light-weig...

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Advertising cards
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Milburn Saylor
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1914
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Australia, Lane Cove, Sydney

Australia, Lane Cove, Sydney

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Lane Cove, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Raphael Tuck & Sons
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Reconciliation

Reconciliation

Balarinji Art collection no. 2
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Gouache paintings
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Balarinji Design Studio, Jumbana Group
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Sincere greetings from Botany

Sincere greetings from Botany

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Botany, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Young Ostriches

Young Ostriches

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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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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Milingimbi, Central Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Yirrinurawuy
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'West Aus Freemantle the Port of Perth' -

'West Aus Freemantle the Port of Perth' -

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Fremantle, Perth, Western Australia, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Bulletin Post Cards

Bulletin Post Cards

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Packaging
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The Bulletin Newspaper Company Limited
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'Gurrumu', bark painting, native plant species

'Gurrumu', 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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Boot hook

Boot hook

Thompson Family collection
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Blue Lake, Mt Gambier, SA

Blue Lake, 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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Brown leather suitcase

Brown leather suitcase

Vienna Mozart Boys Choir collection no. 1
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Suitcases
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Franz Denk
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White ceramic soup bowl with letters CACS

White ceramic soup bowl with letters CACS

Pennington Migrant Centre collection
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Soup bowls
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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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A Catechism of Heraldry.

A Catechism of Heraldry.

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Books
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Convict love token with a cross on a stand

Convict love token with a cross on a stand

Timothy Millett collection
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Convict love tokens
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'Djalkurrk', bark painting, native plant species

'Djalkurrk', 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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2014
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Circular Quay, Sydney, N.S.W in 1848

Circular Quay, Sydney, N.S.W in 1848

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Circular Quay, Sydney Cove, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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1848
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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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Milton Poulton
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Colony Slacks made with the special Grip-U waistband and placket pockets.  At David Jones

Colony Slacks made with the special Grip-U waistband and pla...

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Advertising postcards
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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David Jones Ltd
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1946
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Vertically-aligned rectangular brown medal presentation case with gold border around the edge of the lid

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Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Medal cases
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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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George M
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