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Margaret Knox Gwyneth & Florence Faithfull on roof of big house

Margaret Knox Gwyneth & Florence Faithfull on roof of big ho...

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Painting depicts the hollow log gongs used in the gong ceremony and

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Maningrida Arts and Crafts 02/09/1974 collection
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Bark paintings
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Bolkdjam, Central Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Bill Madangiya
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Ship called Discovery

Ship called Discovery

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Sharpening steel

Sharpening steel

Thompson Family collection
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Ryan St, Galong - With Best Wishes

Ryan St, Galong - With Best Wishes

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Leichhardt, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Miss Hazel Smith
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1908
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Weapon - Boomerang

Weapon - Boomerang

Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Boomerangs
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Norwood, Campbell Street, Milson's Point

Norwood, Campbell Street, Milson's Point

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Milsons Point, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Sydney Hospital

Sydney Hospital

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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40 GHz Receiver unit

40 GHz Receiver unit

CSIRO WLAN collection
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Electronic equipment
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Aboriginal breastplate for James Fearnought, King of Merigal

Aboriginal breastplate for James Fearnought, King of Merigal

Edmund Milne collection
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Aboriginal breastplates
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Merigal, New South Wales, Australia
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1850
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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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1889
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Document - 'Police Station Binalong / 16th August 1910 / Rough sketch of the death and depredations of John / Gilbert, Bush-ranger, by H. Pasley'

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Bob Marshall collection no. 1
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Photographic postcard of James 'Jimmy' Smith of the Richmond VFL football club

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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Richmond, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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James 'Jimmy' Smith
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'Landa, Matpana, Wakwak', bark painting, native plant species

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Mulkun Wirrpanda collection
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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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Hotel Queanbeyan, Queanbeyan, near Canberra, ACT

Hotel Queanbeyan, Queanbeyan, near Canberra, ACT

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Queanbeyan, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1959
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Child's drawing

Child's drawing

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Mount Isa, Queensland, Australia
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Elizabeth Trindle
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Wooden club, Weapon

Wooden club, Weapon

Stan Mitchell collection
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Clubs
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Souvenir leaflet from the Australian Gas Light Company's 'Travel with Music' session from 2GB

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Enid Treadgold collection
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Radio 2GB, Sydney
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1935
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Violet Day 1917 fundraising badge

Violet Day 1917 fundraising badge

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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1917
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Weldons Practical Needlework. Church Laces in Crochet

Weldons Practical Needlework. Church Laces in Crochet

Muriel Kelly collection
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Booklets
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St. Peter's Church of England, Hornsby

St. Peter's Church of England, Hornsby

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Hornsby, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1910
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Lantern slide titled 'Rabbit market. Australia.'

Lantern slide titled 'Rabbit market. Australia.'

Rabbits in Australia collection no.1
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Lantern slides
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Swimming pool, Euroa, Vic

Swimming pool, Euroa, Vic

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Euroa, Victoria, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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The Steel Track Sydney Station

The Steel Track Sydney Station

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Charles H. Kerry
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1908
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Woven pandanus leaf headband

Woven pandanus leaf headband

Lockhart River Aboriginal Arts and Cultural Centre collection
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Headbands
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Lockhart River, Queensland, Australia
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Evelyn Omeenyo
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2001
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Elongate oval red pigmented wooden shield [Lyurulyuru Dreaming], painted by Dinny Nolan Tjampitjinpa, 1972

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Lew Parlette collection no. 2
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Shields
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Papunya, Central Australia, Northern Territory, Australia
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Dinny Nolan Tjampitjinpa
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1972
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The Brolga and The Emu

The Brolga and The Emu

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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Andrew Koongotema
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Certificate

Certificate

David Westcott collection no. 6
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Prize certificates
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Beechworth, Victoria, Australia
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1892
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Photographic prints depicting the toy theatre

Photographic prints depicting the toy theatre

Everitt and George Family collection
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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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Mary C. Karui
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Diorama of a tropical island, used with the Flower Clock

Diorama of a tropical island, used with the Flower Clock

Australian Broadcasting Corporation (ABC) - Play School collection ...
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Dioramas
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
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The Ocean Beach, Manly NSW

The Ocean Beach, Manly NSW

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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North Steyne Beach, Manly, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Ostrich Chicks Hatching

Ostrich Chicks Hatching

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Dimsie Moves Up Again

Dimsie Moves Up Again

Hilda Creager collection no. 1
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Books
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1942
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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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St. Johns Church. Darlinghurst. N.S.W.

St. Johns Church. Darlinghurst. N.S.W.

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Darlinghurst, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Page one of Jim Maple Brown's speech at his wedding

Page one of Jim Maple Brown's speech at his wedding

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Ferries coming into a wharf (Circular Quay)

Ferries coming into a wharf (Circular Quay)

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Painting no. 9, Rainbow Serpent story by Dick Roughsey - No-one has any room - the Rainbow lorikeet boys ask Goorialla for shelter

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Dick Roughsey Rainbow Serpent collection
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Oil paintings
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Dick Roughsey OBE
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Long time before the real white people came to Arnhem Land, the Macassans...stopped in the river

Long time before the real white people came to Arnhem Land, ...

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Drawings
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Yirrkala, East Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Toby Gabalga
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The Human Flag, U.S.A. Fleet Celebrations

The Human Flag, U.S.A. Fleet Celebrations

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Depicts a flower

Depicts a flower

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Bark painting depicting Ganalbingu clan funerary rites by George Milpurrurru

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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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Twin S.S. Kyarra 6953 Tons 16 Knots

Twin S.S. Kyarra 6953 Tons 16 Knots

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Attack on Store Dray

Attack on Store Dray

The Christensen Fund collection no. 1
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Samuel T. Gill
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1870
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Painting of 'walka', a brightly coloured pattern

Painting of 'walka', a brightly coloured pattern

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Affairs Art (ATSIAA) collection
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Acrylic paintings
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Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
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Tjunkaya Tapaya
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Two girls in Japanese costume, holding fans.

Two girls in Japanese costume, holding fans.

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Colour photograph of Rodney Baker and Kit Hokanson in front of Tasmania's Peace Bus

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Hobart Peace Centre collection
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Photographs
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Hobart, Hobart, Tasmania, Australia
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Rodney Baker
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1984
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Robbery Under Arms, No. 3

Robbery Under Arms, No. 3

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Australia
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Charles Hammond
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Child's drawing

Child's drawing

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Aurukun, Cape York Peninsula, Queensland, Australia
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Pamela Ngallametta
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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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Garry Andler
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Round the grass-tuft glided a pearly shell.

Round the grass-tuft glided a pearly shell.

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Mrs Ida Outhwaite
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Baking tin for tarts

Baking tin for tarts

Hilda Creager collection no. 1
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Tart tins
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Certificate

Certificate

Petronella Wensing collection no. 1
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Certificates
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Browne Marine Chronometer No 16728 in a wood and glass case

Browne Marine Chronometer No 16728 in a wood and glass case

Department of Defence collection
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Chronometers
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London, England
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Henry Browne & Son Ltd
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Technical College, Sydney

Technical College, Sydney

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Fairies were dancing in and out

Fairies were dancing in and out

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Mrs Ida Outhwaite
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Postcard of  Adelaide, The Proclamation Tree

Postcard of Adelaide, The Proclamation Tree

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Hope Faithfull on the arm of Jim Webb

Hope Faithfull on the arm of Jim Webb

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Australian Cavalry Parading in Cairo

Australian Cavalry Parading in Cairo

Adrian Luck collection no. 1
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Cairo, Egypt
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Australian Army
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