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Glass spearhead

Glass spearhead

Horne-Bowie collection
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Spearheads
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Miss Helen Bowie
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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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Khaki green hat

Khaki green hat

Marion Flanigan collection
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Hats
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Two Cypraeidae Cypraea Mappa shells (uncommon)

Two Cypraeidae Cypraea Mappa shells (uncommon)

Lady Helen Blackburn collection
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Shells
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Northern Territory, Australia
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Lady Helen Blackburn
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1970
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Blanket for 'Solomon Grundy' doll

Blanket for 'Solomon Grundy' doll

Barbara Hetherington collection
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Dolls household textiles
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Green ceramic jar with lid incised with kangaroo motifs, made by Klytie Pate in 1987

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Terence Lane collection
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Jars
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Klytie Pate
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1987
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Hatchet head

Hatchet head

Edmund Milne collection
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Hatchets
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Certificate

Certificate

Nettie McColive collection
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Certificates
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Enfield, Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
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Enfield Progressive Association
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In memoriam card

In memoriam card

Margot Child collection
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Cards
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Mrs Margot Child
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1878
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Spearthrower

Spearthrower

Edmund Milne collection
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Spearthrowers
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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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Noel Ngallametta
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Trans-Australian Railway - Wild Harry

Trans-Australian Railway - Wild Harry

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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South Australia, Australia
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Trans-Australian Railway
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1912
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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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Billy Miller
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Spearthrower

Spearthrower

Horne-Bowie collection
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Spearthrowers
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Victoria, Australia
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Not provided
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1926
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Georgie Peorgie

Georgie Peorgie

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Muriel G. Nicholls
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Manly Wharf, Manly, NSW

Manly Wharf, Manly, NSW

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Manly, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Cartoon of Jeff Kennet, leader of the Liberal Party in the Victorian Parliament

Cartoon of Jeff Kennet, leader of the Liberal Party in the V...

Ward O'Neill collection no. 2
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Cartoons
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Victoria, Australia
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Mr Ward O'Neill
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1985
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Chatillon N.Y. spring balance

Chatillon N.Y. spring balance

Thompson Family collection
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Spring balances
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Harbour Bridge Sydney N.S.W

Harbour Bridge Sydney N.S.W

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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Shield

Shield

Horne-Bowie collection
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Central Australia, Northern Territory, Australia
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Not provided
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1926
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Bark painting depicts four creatures, possibly frogs

Bark painting depicts four creatures, possibly frogs

Dorothy Bennett collection
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Bark paintings
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Groote Eylandt, Northern Territory, Australia
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Unknown
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Club

Club

Australian Institute of Anatomy collection
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Clubs
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New South Wales, Australia
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Not provided
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1985
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Portrait photograph of Jim Sharman

Portrait photograph of Jim Sharman

Jon Lewis collection
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Portrait photographs
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Jon Lewis
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1986
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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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Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
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Brian Cargill
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Toy farm set - hen

Toy farm set - hen

Bridge Family collection no. 1
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Toy farms
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England, United Kingdom
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Britains Ltd
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On the 'Rocks' ,Old Sydney

On the 'Rocks' ,Old Sydney

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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The Rocks, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Katherine L. Farran
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Paper dolls

Paper dolls

Australian Bicentennial Authority collection
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Papercuts
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Weapon - Boomerang

Weapon - Boomerang

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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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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Mount Isa, Queensland, Australia
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Margaret Trindle
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Gleddon Automatic Voltage Regulator

Gleddon Automatic Voltage Regulator

Professor Arthur Hardie Corbett collection
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Electrical equipment
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Old Parliament House, Parkes, Canberra, Australian Capital Territor...
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Government of Australia
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1927
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Ernesto and Doyle

Ernesto and Doyle

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Untitled

Untitled

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Paintings
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Dick Roughsey OBE
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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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Colleen Kawangka
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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, Tiwi Islands, Northern Territory, Australia
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Gerard Kerinauia
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Boomerang

Boomerang

Dr Robert Wishart collection
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Boomerangs
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Central Australia, Northern Territory, Australia
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Not provided
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1964
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Spearthrower

Spearthrower

Frederick D McCarthy collection
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Spearthrowers
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Aurukun, Cape York Peninsula, Queensland, Australia
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Not provided
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1962
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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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Ian Pootchemunka
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Hatbox and contents

Hatbox and contents

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Hatboxes
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Menu Card, House of Commons lunch

Menu Card, House of Commons lunch

Australian Women's Cricket Council collection
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Menus
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England, United Kingdom
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Sue Summers
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1937
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Palace Gardens, Sydney, N.S.W.

Palace Gardens, Sydney, N.S.W.

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Germany
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Courtroom sketch 'Michael Chamberlain under cross examination.' by Veronica O'Leary, dated 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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Australian Football League sports trading card of Gary Dhurrkay of the Fremantle Dockers

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Select Australia collection
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Collecting cards
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Terrey Hills, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Select Australia Pty Ltd
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1996
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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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Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
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Dianne Sparrow
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Child's drawing

Child's drawing

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Dhupuma College, Nhulunbuy, Northern Territory, Australia
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Rick Gurruwul
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Two batsmen walking out to bat at the Melbourne Cricket Ground

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Nanette Ward collection
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Photographs
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Melbourne Cricket Ground, Melbourne, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Edgar Richard Mayne
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1920
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Bill poster.  The Age ... Wild Rivers Saved

Bill poster. The Age ... Wild Rivers Saved

Bob Brown collection no. 1
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Posters
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Franklin River, Tasmania, Australia
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Senator Bob Brown
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Painting on canvas by Lucky Hilda & Ruth Napaljarri

Painting on canvas by Lucky Hilda & Ruth Napaljarri

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Paintings
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View from the Domain, Sydney, NSW

View from the Domain, Sydney, NSW

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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The Domain, Sydney, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Spearthrower

Spearthrower

Australian Institute of Anatomy collection
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Spearthrowers
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Not provided
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1985
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Bobby pins and hair rollers

Bobby pins and hair rollers

Lois Grosse collection
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Hair care equipment
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Silk batik off-cut by unknown artist, Ernabella SA

Silk batik off-cut by unknown artist, Ernabella SA

Winifred Hilliard collection no. 2
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Textiles
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Ernabella, South Australia, Australia
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Unknown
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1971
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Bridge with houses in the background

Bridge with houses in the background

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic 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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Aurukun, Cape York Peninsula, Queensland, Australia
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Norman Blowhard
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Weapon - Boomerang

Weapon - Boomerang

Edmund Milne collection
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Boomerangs
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Tirranna Picnic Race Club - First Day, Thursday, 12th January, 1928

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Robert Faithfull collection no. 2
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Programs
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Child's drawing - Dry season at Biranybirany by Botharra

Child's drawing - Dry season at Biranybirany by Botharra

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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Botharra
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Untitled

Untitled

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Paintings
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Dick Roughsey OBE
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Artwork by Vikki Vasilevski titled 'War and Peace'

Artwork by Vikki Vasilevski titled 'War and Peace'

Dr Di Bretherton collection
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Photographic slides
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Dr Di Bretherton
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1985
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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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Kalka, South Australia, Australia
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Ngininka
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1982
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Drawing on paper by Neville Poulson Japangardi, Yuendumu NT - from the story 'How the animals were divided'

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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Kormilda College, Berrimah, Darwin, Northern Territory, Australia
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Neville P. Japangardi
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1974
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