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Convict love token from John Bournes, 1831

Convict love token from John Bournes, 1831

Timothy Millett collection
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Convict love tokens
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Weapon - Tasmanian Aboriginal club - wooden

Weapon - Tasmanian Aboriginal club - wooden

Edmund Milne collection
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Clubs
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Tasmania, Australia
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Press pass for Parliamentary Press Gallery, 1977

Press pass for Parliamentary Press Gallery, 1977

Graeme Thomson collection
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Passes
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Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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Parliament of Australia
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1977
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Silver serviette ring with an enamelled badge of the Canberra Coat of Arms

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Beverley Davidoff collection
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Serviette rings
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Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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Mr William Gee
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1940
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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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Main Road Map of Japan, 1953

Main Road Map of Japan, 1953

Thompson Family collection
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Road maps
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Saddling Paddock, Randwick

Saddling Paddock, Randwick

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Randwick Racecourse, Randwick, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Certificate

Certificate

Woodleigh Shorthorn Stud collection
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Prize certificates
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Royal Agricultural Society of Victoria
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1965
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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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Anna M. Tipiloura
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Booklet titled 'Western Australia Perth and Fremantle'

Booklet titled 'Western Australia Perth and Fremantle'

Thompson Family collection
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Booklets
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Perth, Western Australia, Australia
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Auburn Rd., Auburn

Auburn Rd., Auburn

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Auburn, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Painting has a central image of a cross surrounded by a square infilled with linear patterning

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Dr Helen M Wurm collection no. 2
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Bark paintings
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Snake Bay, Melville Island, Northern Territory, Australia
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Maudie Tipupaju
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1965
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Green wineglass

Green wineglass

North Head Quarantine Station collection
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Wine glasses
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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North Head Quarantine Station
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Climbing trees

Climbing trees

The Christensen Fund collection no. 1
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Prints
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London, England
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John H. Clark
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1813
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Circular designs

Circular designs

Balarinji Art collection no.2
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Gouache paintings
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Balarinji Design Studio, Jumbana Group
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Red clay cutting, Colo I. Suva, Fiji

Red clay cutting, Colo I. Suva, Fiji

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Suva, Viti Levu, Fiji
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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Certificate of free pardon

Certificate of free pardon

Owen Suffolk's Free Pardon collection
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Certificates
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Victoria, Australia
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Sir John H. Manners-Sutton
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1866
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Australian against the Billabomb

Australian against the Billabomb

People for Nuclear Disarmament collection no. 2
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Political badges
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Australia
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People for Nuclear Disarmament
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1981
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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 Lincoln, Eyre Peninsula, South Australia, Australia
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Andrea
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Handwritten recipe for making soup

Handwritten recipe for making soup

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Manuscripts
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Batik practice piece showing design in progress on fabric, attributed to Nyukana 'Daisy' Baker, 1975

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Ernabella Arts Inc. collection no. 7
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Textiles
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Jogjakarta, Java, Indonesia
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Nyukana (Daisy) Baker
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1975
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Child's drawing

Child's drawing

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Neville P. Japangardi
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Digital to Analogue converter

Digital to Analogue converter

CSIRO WLAN collection
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Electric converters
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Weapon - Boomerang

Weapon - Boomerang

Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Boomerangs
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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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Carol Korkaktim
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Colander

Colander

Hilda Creager collection no. 1
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Colanders
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How The Goanna And The Lizard Got Their Backs Painted

How The Goanna And The Lizard Got Their Backs Painted

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Drawings
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Susanne Hayes
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Seven green glass eyes at various stages of completion with display stand

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Paul McClarin collection
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Glass eyes
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Mr Paul McClarin
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Spearhead

Spearhead

Australian Institute of Anatomy collection
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Spearheads
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Notebook

Notebook

Thompson Family collection
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Notebooks
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Card of congratulations to Edna Thompson on receiving a British Empire Medal, 1977

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Thompson Family collection
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Cards
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Edna M. Thompson
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1977
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Second Prize card awarded at the Murrumbidgee Annual Show, Wagga Wagga, 1889

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Springfield Merino Stud collection
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Cards
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1889
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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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Sarah
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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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Marrickville, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Lynette McNiven
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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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Neville P. Japangardi
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'Time Change'

'Time Change'

Diana Boyer collection
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Diana Boyer
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Child's drawing

Child's drawing

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Port Lincoln, Eyre Peninsula, South Australia, Australia
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Lincoln Dudley
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Spearhead

Spearhead

Australian Institute of Anatomy collection
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Spearheads
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Double Bay and Darling Point

Double Bay and Darling Point

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Double Bay, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1908
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Ben Chifley and the First Holden

Ben Chifley and the First Holden

Fred Daly collection
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Photographic postcards
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Fishermens Bend, Port Melbourne, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Mr Joseph B. Chifley
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1948
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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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Kwok Kwok The Green Frog

Kwok Kwok The Green Frog

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Child's drawing

Child's drawing

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Tania Everett
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I'm Rather Upset [Caricature of a kangaroo playing cricket]

I'm Rather Upset [Caricature of a kangaroo playing cricket]

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Harding & Billings
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Australian series, The Selectors Hut - A merry Christmas

Australian series, The Selectors Hut - A merry Christmas

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Beck Foot

Beck Foot

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Echidna burrows in soft red sand

Echidna burrows in soft red sand

Balarinji Art collection no.2
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Gouache paintings
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Balarinji Design Studio, Jumbana Group
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Brown leather holster for a hatchet or small axe

Brown leather holster for a hatchet or small axe

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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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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Alice Springs High School
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Woven circular placemat

Woven circular placemat

Reverend and Mrs Fenn collection no. 2
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Tablemats
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Photograph depicting Moir family picnic at Delta Downs Station, North QLD, c1890s

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Delta Downs Station collection
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Photographs
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Delta Downs Station, Normanton, Queensland, Australia
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Alphonse Chargois
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1890
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Painting depicts three human figures, an echidna and hunting tools.

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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Bark paintings
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Liverpool River, Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Dick N. Murrumurru
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Card in memoriam of Barbara Strachan Stool

Card in memoriam of Barbara Strachan Stool

Turner and Valentine Families collection
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Mourning cards
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Rose Hill, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Barbara S. Stool
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1887
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Courtroom sketch 'Michael and Lindy Chamberlain in court...' by Veronica O'Leary dated 6 October 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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1948 36hp Daimler landaulette as used in the 1954 Royal Tour of Australia

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John Harvey collection
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Motor cars
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England, United Kingdom
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Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II
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1947
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Frying pan

Frying pan

Milo Dunphy collection no. 1
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Frying pans
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Mr Myles J Dunphy
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Burning Off

Burning Off

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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Pencil and wash drawing depicting a woman, by Butcher Joe Nangan

Pencil and wash drawing depicting a woman, by Butcher Joe Na...

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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Mort's Dock, Balmain

Mort's Dock, Balmain

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Balmain, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Wire cake stand

Wire cake stand

Nancy Hamilton collection no. 2
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Cake stands
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Lithgow, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr William Barbour Smith
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