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The green turtle, Gariwa - Yirrkala, 1948

The green turtle, Gariwa - Yirrkala, 1948

American-Australian Scientific Expedition to Arnhem Land (AASEAL) c...
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Wood carvings
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Yirrkala, East Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Mr Charles P. Mountford
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1948
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Program for JC Williamson's production 'Chu Chin Chow', Her Majesty's Theatre, 7 March, 1923

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Herbert Browne collection
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Programs
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Ernest Bryce, consulting optician

Ernest Bryce, consulting optician

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Advertising postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1907
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A.N.C. Struggle for Liberation

A.N.C. Struggle for Liberation

Union of Australian Women collection
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Political badges
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Ms Audrey McDonald
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1950
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'Minyipuru Sisters' by Muuki Taylor, 2016

'Minyipuru Sisters' by Muuki Taylor, 2016

Martumili Seven Sisters collection no.2
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Brush drawings
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Parnngurr, Western Australia, Australia
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Muuki Taylor
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2016
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Lettercard - NSW

Lettercard - NSW

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1907
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Helichrysum Obcordatum

Helichrysum Obcordatum

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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1875
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String bag made from unknown fibre, by Verna Nicholls

String bag made from unknown fibre, by Verna Nicholls

Tayenebe collection
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Baskets
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Verna Nichols
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Up The Straight

Up The Straight

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Head ornament

Head ornament

Olive Pink collection
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Miss Olive Pink
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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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Bowl with burnt engraved designs

Bowl with burnt engraved designs

Maruku Arts and Crafts collection no. 1
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Bowls
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Amata, South Australia, Australia
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Mildred Lyons
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Framed dot painting on canvas board

Framed dot painting on canvas board

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Paintings
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Spirit level

Spirit level

John Docker collection
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Ted Docker
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1920
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Certificate awarded at the Royal National Agricultural and Industrial Association of Queensland, 1953 for first prize for dark green quilted cushion cover

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Myrtle Wilson collection
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Prize certificates
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Brisbane, Queensland, Australia
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Mrs Violet M. Wilson
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1953
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Nabarlek

Nabarlek

American-Australian Scientific Expedition to Arnhem Land (AASEAL) c...
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Bark paintings
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Gunbalanya (Oenpelli), Western Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Aus...
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Nabarlek
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1948
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HMS Submarine E8

HMS Submarine E8

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Great Britain
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Super Primary Department Adelaide Correspondence-School Certificate for Applied art

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Nettie McColive collection
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Certificates
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Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
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Super Primary Department, Adelaide
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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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Loch Tay

Loch Tay

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Armband

Armband

A Morrison collection no. 1
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Men on horseback with whips

Men on horseback with whips

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Charles Hammond
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HMS Triumph

HMS Triumph

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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England
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Raphael Tuck & Sons
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The Esk Methodist Church

The Esk Methodist Church

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1908
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T.A.A. travel poster - Come See TAAs Melbourne

T.A.A. travel poster - Come See TAAs Melbourne

Ron Kerr collection
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Advertising posters
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Australia
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TAA/Australian Airlines Museum
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1975
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The Mamandi, Warluk

The Mamandi, Warluk

American-Australian Scientific Expedition to Arnhem Land (AASEAL) c...
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Bark paintings
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Gunbalanya (Oenpelli), Western Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Aus...
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Unknown
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Second Prize awarded at the Murrumbidgee Annual Show, Wagga Wagga, 1887

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Springfield Merino Stud collection
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Cards
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1887
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Summer Hill Railway Station

Summer Hill Railway Station

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Bone china coffee cup and saucer with a coloured Commonwealth Parliament Coat of Arms

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Parliament House Catering Service collection no. 1
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Cups and saucers
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England
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Royal Grafton
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1957
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Capn James Cook

Capn James Cook

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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James Flett
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Mulga wood shield by Andy Tjilari, 1975

Mulga wood shield by Andy Tjilari, 1975

Diana James collection
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Shields
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Fregon, South Australia, Australia
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Mr Andy Tjilari
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1975
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If You Love Me Love Me Safely by Marrnyula Mununggurr

If You Love Me Love Me Safely by Marrnyula Mununggurr

Marrynyula Mununggurr collection
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Bark paintings
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Yirrkala, East Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Marrnyula Mununggurr
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2000
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A legend about the snake

A legend about the snake

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Drawings
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Yalata, South Australia, Australia
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Heather Joseph
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The Famous Diggers

The Famous Diggers

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Excel Press
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Church of England, Port Macquarie

Church of England, Port Macquarie

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Church of England
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Certificate

Certificate

Nettie McColive collection
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Prize certificates
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Orroroo, South Australia, Australia
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Country Women's Association
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1947
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Undiscovered #1, from a series of ten prints by Michael Cook, 2010

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Michael Cook collection
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Mr Michael Cook
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2010
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The Blind Man.

The Blind Man.

Dr Helen M Wurm collection no. 6
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Bark paintings
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Groote Eylandt, Northern Territory, Australia
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Nandabitta
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1969
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Plaited twine made of plant fibre

Plaited twine made of plant fibre

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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String
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Convict love token from Michal Newby, 1841

Convict love token from Michal Newby, 1841

Timothy Millett collection
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Convict love tokens
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Carved human figure

Carved human figure

Papuan Official collection
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Carvings
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Western Province, Papua New Guinea
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Mr A P Lyons
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Addition drives me mad

Addition drives me mad

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Percival Type D3 Gull Six monoplane G-AERD

Percival Type D3 Gull Six monoplane G-AERD

Neil Jensen collection
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Aeroplanes
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Gravesend, Kent, England
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Percival Aircraft Company Limited
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1936
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Spearthrower

Spearthrower

Stan Mitchell collection
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Spearthrowers
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New South Wales, Australia
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The Narrows, from Kalimna, Lakes Entrance, Vic

The Narrows, from Kalimna, Lakes Entrance, Vic

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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The Narrows, Lakes Entrance, Victoria, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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Yacht with single sail, figure in water

Yacht with single sail, figure in water

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Drawings
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Port Keats (Wadeye), Northern Territory, Australia
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Theodore
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Men posing next to a steam locomotive at a station

Men posing next to a steam locomotive at a station

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Model shield

Model shield

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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Invitation from Miss Faithfull for the marriage of her sister Frances Lilian to Mr W. H. Anderson, 16th February 1898.

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Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Invitations
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Handwritten note with a list of scores or money, numbers and names

Handwritten note with a list of scores or money, numbers and...

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Pigmented cylindrical basket

Pigmented cylindrical basket

American-Australian Scientific Expedition to Arnhem Land (AASEAL) c...
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Baskets
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Milingimbi, Central Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Not provided
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1948
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Model spear

Model spear

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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Cowboy 1998

Cowboy 1998

Liesl Rockchild collection
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Bush toys
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Engawala, Northern Territory, Australia
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Clifford Tilmouth
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1998
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Painting depicts the rectangle hollow log used as a gong in the Yabadorowa ceremony

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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 Madangija
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Paintbrush

Paintbrush

Milikapiti Council collection
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Paintbrushes
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Freddy Paddy
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City Hall, Brisbane

City Hall, Brisbane

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Brisbane, Queensland, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1933
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Weapon - Spearthrower Groote Eylandt

Weapon - Spearthrower Groote Eylandt

American-Australian Scientific Expedition to Arnhem Land (AASEAL) c...
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Spearthrowers
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Groote Eylandt, Northern Territory, Australia
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Mr Charles P. Mountford
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1948
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'Fight between Crocodile-man and Stingray-man' by Narritjin Maymuru, Yirrkala, 1963

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Dr Karel Kupka collection
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Bark paintings
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Yirrkala, East Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Narritjin Maymuru
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1963
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Woven plant fibre basket, with bands of fabric and feathers

Woven plant fibre basket, with bands of fabric and feathers

Australian Institute of Anatomy collection
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Baskets
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Costume design in gouache and pencil on paper with card backing, showing an Aboriginal man in costume

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Beth Dean Carell collection no. 2
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Design drawings
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