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Young's Store Currency Note

Young's Store Currency Note

J B Young Ltd collection
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Paper money
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Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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Bone tool

Bone tool

Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Bone tools
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'Emu'

'Emu'

Buku-Larrngay Arts collection no. 1
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Wood carvings
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Yirrkala, East Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Baluka Maymuru
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1985
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Adze

Adze

Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Spearthrower

Spearthrower

Horne-Bowie collection
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Victoria, Australia
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Not provided
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1926
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Club

Club

Edmund Milne collection
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Wilcannia, New South Wales, Australia
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Not provided
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1931
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Club

Club

Edmund Milne collection
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Jacky Plowright
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1890
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Clapstick

Clapstick

Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Weapon - Boomerang

Weapon - Boomerang

Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Southern central, Australia
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Not provided
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1934
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Black and white negative glass lantern slide - Base of Ayers Rock Northern Territory, showing effect of aoelian erosion, photographed by Herbert Basedow, 1926

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Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Negatives
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Australia
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Dr Herbert Basedow
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1926
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Film negative - Expedition camp, Aparanya, South Australia, from the north-west, photographed by Herbert Basedow, 1903

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Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Film negatives
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Musgrave Ranges, South Australia, Australia
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Dr Herbert Basedow
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1903
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Weapon - Boomerang

Weapon - Boomerang

Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Boomerangs
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Weapon - Boomerang

Weapon - Boomerang

Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Firestick sheath

Firestick sheath

L and T Hackney collection
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Firesticks
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Gilgandra, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Thomas P. Hackney
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1900
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The Protectograph Cheque Writer

The Protectograph Cheque Writer

J B Young Ltd collection
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Printing machines
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Rochester, New York, United States of America
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Todd Protectograph Company
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1916
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Holster for a Colt Model 1851 Navy revolver

Holster for a Colt Model 1851 Navy revolver

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Factory made wooden dolly peg

Factory made wooden dolly peg

Bothwell Museum collection
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Clothes pegs
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New Norfolk, Tasmania, Australia
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Pioneer Woodware Co
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1930
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Factory made wooden dolly peg

Factory made wooden dolly peg

Bothwell Museum collection
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New Norfolk, Tasmania, Australia
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Pioneer Woodware Co
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1930
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Cylindrical wooden digging stick

Cylindrical wooden digging stick

Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Digging sticks
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Factory made squared wooden clothes peg with metal band

Factory made squared wooden clothes peg with metal band

Bothwell Museum collection
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Clothes pegs
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Bothwell, Tasmania, Australia
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Bothwell Museum
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Oil painting of an Aboriginal man and woman of the Goulburn area, 1854

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AR Browning collection
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Goulburn, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Thomas T. Balcombe
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1854
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Kaolinite carving made by Erlikilyika (Jim Kite) -  human and animal motifs, 1913

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Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Charlotte Waters, Northern Territory, Australia
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Erlikilyika (Jim Kite)
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1913
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Stone hatchet with a head that is bifacially flaked and the edge ground

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Edward Roberts collection
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Central Australia, Northern Territory, Australia
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1985
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Shell used as a palette

Shell used as a palette

Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Glass plate negative - Grave, Innamincka station, South Australia, Yandruwandha people, photographed by Herbert Basedow, 1919

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Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Australia
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Dr Herbert Basedow
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1919
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Boomerang

Boomerang

Patricia Heath collection
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Brewarrina, New South Wales, Australia
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1982
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Weapon - Boomerang

Weapon - Boomerang

Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Young's currency note

Young's currency note

J B Young Ltd collection
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Paper money
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Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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Weapon - Boomerang

Weapon - Boomerang

Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Boomerangs
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Broome, Western Australia, Australia
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1934
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Boomerang

Boomerang

Edmund Milne collection
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Goondiwindi, Queensland, Australia
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Not provided
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1901
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Club

Club

Horne-Bowie collection
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Clubs
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Victoria, Australia
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Not provided
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1926
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Stone blade

Stone blade

Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Stone artefacts
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Medal from ELECTROLYTIC ZINC CO. TASMANIA

Medal from ELECTROLYTIC ZINC CO. TASMANIA

Bothwell Museum collection
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Medallions
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Risdon, Hobart, Tasmania, Australia
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Electrolytic Zinc Co of Australia Ltd
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Weapon - Spearthrower

Weapon - Spearthrower

Edmund Milne collection
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Model wooden club with a large conical head

Model wooden club with a large conical head

JC Le Souef collection
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Small scale models
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Elwood, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Mr Albert A. Le Souef
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1868
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Film negative - A lone huntsman, photographed by Herbert Basedow, Petermann Ranges, Northern Territory, 1926

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Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Film negatives
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Australia
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Dr Herbert Basedow
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1926
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Funnel

Funnel

Graham Cutler collection
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Film negative - Trig erected on Krupp Hill, South Australia, photographed by Herbert Basedow, 1903

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Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Film negatives
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Australia
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Dr Herbert Basedow
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1903
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Young's Store Currency Note

Young's Store Currency Note

J B Young Ltd collection
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Paper money
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Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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Spear

Spear

Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Spears
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Bathurst Island, Tiwi Islands, Northern Territory, Australia
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Nova with Sydney 2000 Olympic torch in front of Uluru

Nova with Sydney 2000 Olympic torch in front of Uluru

Nova Peris collection
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Photographs
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Uluru, Northern Territory, Australia
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Nova Peris
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2000
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Young's Store Currency Note

Young's Store Currency Note

J B Young Ltd collection
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Paper money
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Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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Weapon - Spearthrower

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Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Spearthrowers
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Young's currency note

Young's currency note

J B Young Ltd collection
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Paper money
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Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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Wire clothes peg

Wire clothes peg

Bothwell Museum collection
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Clothes pegs
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Bothwell, Tasmania, Australia
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Bothwell Museum
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Weapon - Boomerang

Weapon - Boomerang

Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Boomerangs
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Handmade willow clothes peg

Handmade willow clothes peg

Bothwell Museum collection
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Clothes pegs
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New Norfolk, Tasmania, Australia
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Mrs One-Eye Brown
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1950
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Official Australian Team Uniform, Kuala Lumpur 1998 Commonwealth Games blazer

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Nova Peris collection
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Blazers
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Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
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Nova Peris
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1998
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Breastplate presented to Coomee Nullanga of Ulladulla NSW by Edmund Milne in 1909

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Edmund Milne collection
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Aboriginal breastplates
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New South Wales, Australia
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Coomee
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1909
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Spearthrower

Spearthrower

Edmund Milne collection
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Spearthrowers
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Spearthrower

Spearthrower

JC Le Souef collection
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Spearthrowers
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North Queensland, Queensland, Australia
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Glen Valley Tea tin

Glen Valley Tea tin

Bothwell Museum collection
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Food storage containers
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Henry Berry & Co Pty Ltd
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Adze

Adze

Edmund Milne collection
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Lachlan River, New South Wales, Australia
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Mulbrung Jack
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1931
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Two-ply fibre string looped to form long narrow bag

Two-ply fibre string looped to form long narrow bag

Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Bags
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Glass plate negative - Old Kai Kai, a Western Arrernte man, Henbury station, Northern Territory, photographed by Herbert Basedow, 1920

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Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Glass plate negatives
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Australia
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Dr Herbert Basedow
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1920
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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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Spearhead

Spearhead

Patricia Heath collection
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Spearheads
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Weapon - Boomerang

Weapon - Boomerang

Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Boomerangs
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Weapon - Boomerang

Weapon - Boomerang

Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Bark painting titled Emu and Small Birds Feeding on Wild Berries by Bunyuwuy, Milingimbi, Northern Territory

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Y Pettinato collection
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Milingimbi, Central Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Bunyuwuy
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