Menu toggle

National Museum of Australia

Where our stories come alive

Collection Explorer

4

Explore sets

Objects

Image Title and collection What Where Who When
Gleichenia Flabellata

Gleichenia Flabellata

Baron Ferdinand von Mueller collection
Apply Baron Ferdinand von Mueller collection filter
Botanical specimens
Apply Botanical specimens filter
Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
Apply Melbourne, Victoria, Australia filter
Baron Sir Ferdinand J. von Mueller
Apply Baron Sir Ferdinand J. von Mueller filter
1873
Apply 1873 filter
Affordable Housing - a Right Not a Privilege

Affordable Housing - a Right Not a Privilege

Union of Australian Women collection
Apply Union of Australian Women collection filter
Political badges
Apply Political badges filter
Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Apply Sydney, New South Wales, Australia filter
Ms Audrey McDonald
Apply Ms Audrey McDonald filter
1950
Apply 1950 filter
Girl Shattered

Girl Shattered

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Affairs Art (ATSIAA) collection
Apply Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Affairs Art (ATSIAA) collection filter
Paintings
Apply Paintings filter
Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
Apply Melbourne, Victoria, Australia filter
Lin Onus
Apply Lin Onus filter
1989
Apply 1989 filter
Three page folded letter from John Close to Alice Close, Antarctica 1911

Three page folded letter from John Close to Alice Close, Ant...

John Collinson Close collection
Apply John Collinson Close collection filter
Letters
Apply Letters filter
Antarctica
Apply Antarctica filter
Mr John Henry Collinson Close
Apply Mr John Henry Collinson Close filter
1912
Apply 1912 filter
Convict love token from J. Parker, 1844

Convict love token from J. Parker, 1844

Timothy Millett collection
Apply Timothy Millett collection filter
Convict love tokens
Apply Convict love tokens filter
Armband

Armband

American-Australian Scientific Expedition to Arnhem Land (AASEAL) c...
Apply American-Australian Scientific Expedition to Arnhem Land (AASEAL) c... filter
Armbands
Apply Armbands filter
Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
Apply Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia filter
Mr Dean Golja
Apply Mr Dean Golja filter
1948
Apply 1948 filter
Girl wearing a hat

Girl wearing a hat

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
Apply Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1 filter
Photographic postcards
Apply Photographic postcards filter
Mr Josef Lebovic
Apply Mr Josef Lebovic filter
Sun

Sun

Balarinji Art collection no. 2
Apply Balarinji Art collection no. 2 filter
Gouache paintings
Apply Gouache paintings filter
Balarinji Design Studio, Jumbana Group
Apply Balarinji Design Studio, Jumbana Group filter
Swimming baths, The Bogey Hole, Newcastle

Swimming baths, The Bogey Hole, Newcastle

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
Apply Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1 filter
Photographic postcards
Apply Photographic postcards filter
Bogey Hole, Newcastle, New South Wales, Australia
Apply Bogey Hole, Newcastle, New South Wales, Australia filter
Miss E Russell
Apply Miss E Russell filter
1904
Apply 1904 filter
Pair of Renato Balestra glasses, red tortoise shell frames with Bayview Optix Claremeont soft carry case

Pair of Renato Balestra glasses, red tortoise shell frames w...

Carmen Lawrence collection
Apply Carmen Lawrence collection filter
Spectacles
Apply Spectacles filter
Italy
Apply Italy filter
Renato Balestra
Apply Renato Balestra filter
Engraved boab nut 'Families in the Bush' by Jack Wherra

Engraved boab nut 'Families in the Bush' by Jack Wherra

Jack Wherra collection no. 1
Apply Jack Wherra collection no. 1 filter
Nut carvings
Apply Nut carvings filter
Mowanjum, West Kimberley, Western Australia, Australia
Apply Mowanjum, West Kimberley, Western Australia, Australia filter
Jack Wherra
Apply Jack Wherra filter
1963
Apply 1963 filter
Catheral Rock, Mt Buffalo, Vic

Catheral Rock, Mt Buffalo, Vic

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
Apply Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1 filter
Photographic postcards
Apply Photographic postcards filter
Mount Buffalo, Victoria, Australia
Apply Mount Buffalo, Victoria, Australia filter
Rose Stereograph Co.
Apply Rose Stereograph Co. filter
Bondi Beach, N.S.W

Bondi Beach, N.S.W

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
Apply Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1 filter
Photographic postcards
Apply Photographic postcards filter
Bondi Beach, Bondi, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Apply Bondi Beach, Bondi, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia filter
Mr Josef Lebovic
Apply Mr Josef Lebovic filter
Cartoon of United States President Ronald Reagan

Cartoon of United States President Ronald Reagan

Ward O'Neill collection no. 2
Apply Ward O'Neill collection no. 2 filter
Cartoons
Apply Cartoons filter
United States of America
Apply United States of America filter
Mr Ward O'Neill
Apply Mr Ward O'Neill filter
Convict love token from C. Perkins., 1843

Convict love token from C. Perkins., 1843

Timothy Millett collection
Apply Timothy Millett collection filter
Convict love tokens
Apply Convict love tokens filter
Golden Grove Australia Day 1918

Golden Grove Australia Day 1918

Social History Museums (South Australia) collection
Apply Social History Museums (South Australia) collection filter
Commemorative badges
Apply Commemorative badges filter
Golden Grove, Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
Apply Golden Grove, Adelaide, South Australia, Australia filter
Australian Red Cross Society
Apply Australian Red Cross Society filter
1918
Apply 1918 filter
He'll be home soon, sick and wounded - GIVE HIM A HELPING HAND

He'll be home soon, sick and wounded - GIVE HIM A HELPING HA...

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
Apply Springfield - Faithfull Family collection filter
Postcards
Apply Postcards filter
Pair of surgical forceps

Pair of surgical forceps

Thompson Family collection
Apply Thompson Family collection filter
Forceps
Apply Forceps filter
Wedgwood & Bentley blue jasper portrait medallion of naturalist and botanist Joseph Banks

Wedgwood & Bentley blue jasper portrait medallion of natural...

Banks Medallion collection
Apply Banks Medallion collection filter
Portrait medallions
Apply Portrait medallions filter
England
Apply England filter
Wedgwood
Apply Wedgwood filter
1775
Apply 1775 filter
Seven geckos

Seven geckos

Balarinji Art collection no. 2
Apply Balarinji Art collection no. 2 filter
Gouache paintings
Apply Gouache paintings filter
Balarinji Design Studio, Jumbana Group
Apply Balarinji Design Studio, Jumbana Group filter
Richea Procera

Richea Procera

Baron Ferdinand von Mueller collection
Apply Baron Ferdinand von Mueller collection filter
Botanical specimens
Apply Botanical specimens filter
Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
Apply Melbourne, Victoria, Australia filter
Baron Sir Ferdinand J. von Mueller
Apply Baron Sir Ferdinand J. von Mueller filter
1875
Apply 1875 filter
Convict love token from James Talbot, 1838

Convict love token from James Talbot, 1838

Timothy Millett collection
Apply Timothy Millett collection filter
Convict love tokens
Apply Convict love tokens filter
Child's drawing

Child's drawing

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
Apply Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2 filter
Drawings
Apply Drawings filter
Bathurst Island, Northern Territory, Australia
Apply Bathurst Island, Northern Territory, Australia filter
Edwin Fernando
Apply Edwin Fernando filter
The Boer Armament and Col Baden-Powell at Mafeking - Story of the Siege

The Boer Armament and Col Baden-Powell at Mafeking - Story o...

Springfield Merino Stud collection
Apply Springfield Merino Stud collection filter
Newspaper clippings
Apply Newspaper clippings filter
British Columbian Totem Poles

British Columbian Totem Poles

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
Apply Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1 filter
Postcards
Apply Postcards filter
Marrickville, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Apply Marrickville, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia filter
Dr E A. Briggs
Apply Dr E A. Briggs filter
Biscuit cutter

Biscuit cutter

Hilda Creager collection no. 1
Apply Hilda Creager collection no. 1 filter
Biscuit cutters
Apply Biscuit cutters filter
Crochet milk jug cover with penguin shells

Crochet milk jug cover with penguin shells

Aboriginal Collection from Tasmania 2003 - Dulcie Greeno collection
Apply Aboriginal Collection from Tasmania 2003 - Dulcie Greeno collection filter
Artworks
Apply Artworks filter
Launceston, Tasmania, Australia
Apply Launceston, Tasmania, Australia filter
Dulcie Greeno
Apply Dulcie Greeno filter
2003
Apply 2003 filter
Silverwear Dept, Memo Lane Crawford Ltd. Gold Watch and gold bracelet

Silverwear Dept, Memo Lane Crawford Ltd. Gold Watch and gold...

Anne Stockton collection no. 1
Apply Anne Stockton collection no. 1 filter
Invoices
Apply Invoices filter
Child's drawing

Child's drawing

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
Apply Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2 filter
Drawings
Apply Drawings filter
Nguiu, Bathurst Island, Northern Territory, Australia
Apply Nguiu, Bathurst Island, Northern Territory, Australia filter
Maree
Apply Maree filter
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
Apply Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2 filter
Drawings
Apply Drawings filter
Broome, Western Australia, Australia
Apply Broome, Western Australia, Australia filter
Joe (Butcher) Nangan
Apply Joe (Butcher) Nangan filter
1976
Apply 1976 filter
A pendant and chain in a presentation box commemorating the life of Ho Chi Minh.

A pendant and chain in a presentation box commemorating the ...

Union of Australian Women collection
Apply Union of Australian Women collection filter
Pendants
Apply Pendants filter
Sculpture - wood - dugong

Sculpture - wood - dugong

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
Apply Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2 filter
Wood carvings
Apply Wood carvings filter
Bamaga, Queensland, Australia
Apply Bamaga, Queensland, Australia filter
1974
Apply 1974 filter
Cartoon of John Reid, Chairman of the Australian Bicentennial Authority

Cartoon of John Reid, Chairman of the Australian Bicentennia...

Ward O'Neill collection no. 2
Apply Ward O'Neill collection no. 2 filter
Cartoons
Apply Cartoons filter
Mr Ward O'Neill
Apply Mr Ward O'Neill filter
1985
Apply 1985 filter
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
Apply Springfield - Faithfull Family collection filter
Pages
Apply Pages filter
Wooden decorated carving, 'Jabiru', from Melville or Bathurst Island

Wooden decorated carving, 'Jabiru', from Melville or Bathurs...

Dorothy Bennett collection
Apply Dorothy Bennett collection filter
Wood carvings
Apply Wood carvings filter
Bathurst Island, Northern Territory, Australia
Apply Bathurst Island, Northern Territory, Australia filter
Not provided
Apply Not provided filter
1974
Apply 1974 filter
Child's drawing

Child's drawing

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
Apply Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2 filter
Drawings
Apply Drawings filter
Sofala, New South Wales, Australia
Apply Sofala, New South Wales, Australia filter
Mitchell Swan
Apply Mitchell Swan filter
Child's drawing

Child's drawing

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
Apply Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2 filter
Drawings
Apply Drawings filter
Sofala, New South Wales, Australia
Apply Sofala, New South Wales, Australia filter
Greg Allan
Apply Greg Allan filter
Remembrance Day fundraising badge

Remembrance Day fundraising badge

Social History Museums (South Australia) collection
Apply Social History Museums (South Australia) collection filter
Commemorative badges
Apply Commemorative badges filter
Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
Apply Adelaide, South Australia, Australia filter
Cheer-Up Society
Apply Cheer-Up Society filter
1914
Apply 1914 filter
Concentric circles and dots on blue

Concentric circles and dots on blue

Balarinji Art collection no. 2
Apply Balarinji Art collection no. 2 filter
Gouache paintings
Apply Gouache paintings filter
Balarinji Design Studio, Jumbana Group
Apply Balarinji Design Studio, Jumbana Group filter
Postcard of Australia's 'World Record' Holder Marjorie Jackson (The Lithgow Flash), XV Olympic Games, Finland 1952

Postcard of Australia's 'World Record' Holder Marjorie Jacks...

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
Apply Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1 filter
Postcards
Apply Postcards filter
Finland
Apply Finland filter
John Berriman
Apply John Berriman filter
1952
Apply 1952 filter
Playing with the bubbles

Playing with the bubbles

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
Apply Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1 filter
Postcards
Apply Postcards filter
Mrs Ida Outhwaite
Apply Mrs Ida Outhwaite filter
Dagger made from the thigh bone of a cassowary

Dagger made from the thigh bone of a cassowary

Reverend and Mrs Fenn collection no. 2
Apply Reverend and Mrs Fenn collection no. 2 filter
Daggers
Apply Daggers filter
Aboriginal ceremony 'the sick warrior'

Aboriginal ceremony 'the sick warrior'

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
Apply Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1 filter
Photographic postcards
Apply Photographic postcards filter
Charles H. Kerry
Apply Charles H. Kerry filter
Top End Corroboree

Top End Corroboree

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
Apply Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2 filter
Drawings
Apply Drawings filter
Alice Springs, Northern Territory, Australia
Apply Alice Springs, Northern Territory, Australia filter
Lloyd Inkamala
Apply Lloyd Inkamala filter
Plastic drink bottle, with a white plastic screw on lid and cap

Plastic drink bottle, with a white plastic screw on lid and ...

Dot Butler collection no. 2
Apply Dot Butler collection no. 2 filter
Beverage bottles
Apply Beverage bottles filter
Convict love token from William Weir

Convict love token from William Weir

Timothy Millett collection
Apply Timothy Millett collection filter
Convict love tokens
Apply Convict love tokens filter
Panorama of Kiama, South Coast, NSW

Panorama of Kiama, South Coast, NSW

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
Apply Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1 filter
Photographic postcards
Apply Photographic postcards filter
Kiama, South Coast, New South Wales, Australia
Apply Kiama, South Coast, New South Wales, Australia filter
Mr Josef Lebovic
Apply Mr Josef Lebovic filter
Child's drawing

Child's drawing

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
Apply Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2 filter
Drawings
Apply Drawings filter
Alice Springs, Northern Territory, Australia
Apply Alice Springs, Northern Territory, Australia filter
Alice Springs High School
Apply Alice Springs High School filter
Bright and breezy, free and easy

Bright and breezy, free and easy

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
Apply Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1 filter
Postcards
Apply Postcards filter
London, England
Apply London, England filter
Solomon Bros, LTD
Apply Solomon Bros, LTD filter
Hive of Honey, Milingimbi

Hive of Honey, Milingimbi

American-Australian Scientific Expedition to Arnhem Land (AASEAL) c...
Apply American-Australian Scientific Expedition to Arnhem Land (AASEAL) c... filter
Bark paintings
Apply Bark paintings filter
Milingimbi, Central Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
Apply Milingimbi, Central Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia filter
Unknown
Apply Unknown filter
The ever-restless sea

The ever-restless sea

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
Apply Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1 filter
Postcards
Apply Postcards filter
W Lister-Lister
Apply W Lister-Lister filter
The Baijini at Port Bradshaw, Yirrkala, 1948

The Baijini at Port Bradshaw, Yirrkala, 1948

American-Australian Scientific Expedition to Arnhem Land (AASEAL) c...
Apply American-Australian Scientific Expedition to Arnhem Land (AASEAL) c... filter
Bark paintings
Apply Bark paintings filter
Yirrkala, East Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
Apply Yirrkala, East Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia filter
Unknown
Apply Unknown filter
1948
Apply 1948 filter
King Street, Sydney

King Street, Sydney

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
Apply Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1 filter
Photographic postcards
Apply Photographic postcards filter
Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Apply Sydney, New South Wales, Australia filter
Mr Josef Lebovic
Apply Mr Josef Lebovic filter
Adze

Adze

Dr Herbert Basedow collection
Apply Dr Herbert Basedow collection filter
Adzes
Apply Adzes filter
Marbles Koori Style by Elaine Russell, 2002.

Marbles Koori Style by Elaine Russell, 2002.

Elaine Russell collection
Apply Elaine Russell collection filter
Acrylic paintings
Apply Acrylic paintings filter
National Museum of Australia, Canberra, Australian Capital Territor...
Apply National Museum of Australia, Canberra, Australian Capital Territor... filter
Elaine Russell
Apply Elaine Russell filter
2002
Apply 2002 filter
Cottage Hospital, Croydon, N.S.W

Cottage Hospital, Croydon, N.S.W

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
Apply Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1 filter
Photographic postcards
Apply Photographic postcards filter
Croydon, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Apply Croydon, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia filter
Mr Josef Lebovic
Apply Mr Josef Lebovic filter
1908
Apply 1908 filter
Group of naval engineers on the S.S. Urca [aka Orca] 17.5.1919

Group of naval engineers on the S.S. Urca [aka Orca] 17.5.19...

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
Apply Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1 filter
Photographic postcards
Apply Photographic postcards filter
Mr Josef Lebovic
Apply Mr Josef Lebovic filter
1919
Apply 1919 filter
Fibre basket by Sarah Brooks, 2008

Fibre basket by Sarah Brooks, 2008

Canning Stock Route collection
Apply Canning Stock Route collection filter
Baskets
Apply Baskets filter
Canning Stock Route, , Australia
Apply Canning Stock Route, , Australia filter
Sarah Brooks
Apply Sarah Brooks filter
2008
Apply 2008 filter
Sunshine Review, vol.5, no.11, March 1948

Sunshine Review, vol.5, no.11, March 1948

Loretta Edmonston collection
Apply Loretta Edmonston collection filter
Newsletters
Apply Newsletters filter
Hugh V. McKay
Apply Hugh V. McKay filter
The Universal Atlas

The Universal Atlas

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
Apply Springfield - Faithfull Family collection filter
Atlases
Apply Atlases filter
1900
Apply 1900 filter
Load more objects