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'Murrnyi / Murrtjumun', bark painting, native plant species

'Murrnyi / Murrtjumun', bark painting, native plant species

Mulkun Wirrpanda collection
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Bark paintings
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Yirrkala, East Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Mulkun Wirrpanda
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Album containing a collection of personal and theatrical photographs from the 1920s to the 1940s associated with Herbert Browne

Album containing a collection of personal and theatrical pho...

Herbert Browne collection
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Photograph albums
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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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Christopher Porter
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Australian Test cricketer W.H. Ponsford

Australian Test cricketer W.H. Ponsford

Nanette Ward collection
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Commemorative badges
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S.S. Arawatta 2114 Tons 14 Knots

S.S. Arawatta 2114 Tons 14 Knots

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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The Imp

The Imp

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1905
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Renown model vertical boiler and engine (donkey engine).

Renown model vertical boiler and engine (donkey engine).

Bruce Macdonald collection
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Small scale models
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Part of a pressed up ice ridge, Seal Bay

Part of a pressed up ice ridge, Seal Bay

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Antarctica
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Stud ewes bred by Lucian Faithfull.

Stud ewes bred by Lucian Faithfull.

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Photographs
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Variometer

Variometer

Bureau of Mineral Resources collection no. 1
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Mornington Island headdress made by Dick Roughsey and worn by him at Keith and Elsie de Witte's wedding in 1955

Mornington Island headdress made by Dick Roughsey and worn b...

Keith and Elsie de Witte collection
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Headdresses
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Mornington Island, Queensland, Australia
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Dick Roughsey OBE
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1955
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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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Yurraynga
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Greetings from Rockdale

Greetings from Rockdale

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Rockdale, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Convict love token from George Norman

Convict love token from George Norman

Timothy Millett collection
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Convict love tokens
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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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Daly River, Northern Territory, Australia
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Dominica Katjirr
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Sir Charles Wentworth Dilke - Wenty in the flowerbed at the Scotts

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Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Photographs
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Shark.

Shark.

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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Tarunga
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1969
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Convict love token from John Morris

Convict love token from John Morris

Timothy Millett collection
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Convict love tokens
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Kangaroo.

Kangaroo.

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Bark paintings
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Gunbalanya (Oenpelli), Western Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Aus...
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Sam Manggudja Garnarradj
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1974
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THE POCKET NOVELTY CARD

THE POCKET NOVELTY CARD

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Light fawn felt high-crowned top hat

Light fawn felt high-crowned top hat

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Top hats
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The Golden Book of Crochet

The Golden Book of Crochet

Bridge Family collection no. 4
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Instruction books
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1972
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Armband

Armband

A Morrison collection no. 1
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Bark painting 'A mam or namandi spirit in Margolidjban' by Dick Nguleingulei Murrumurru, Gunbalanya, 1968

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Dr Helen M Wurm collection no. 5
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Bark paintings
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Gunbalanya (Oenpelli), Western Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Aus...
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Dick N. Murrumurru
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1968
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'Minyipuru at Pangkal' by Mulyatingki Marney, Nancy Chapman & May Chapman (2016)

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Martumili Seven Sisters collection no.2
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Acrylic paintings
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Nancy Chapman
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2016
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The Barge

The Barge

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Drawings
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Nguiu, Bathurst Island, Northern Territory, Australia
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Harold J. Munkara
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Three men and a woman dressed in theatrical costume

Three men and a woman dressed in theatrical costume

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Talma & Co
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Glass plate negative - About to depart The Bluff station, Queensland, photographed by Herbert Basedow, 1919

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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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1919
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A letter from Anne Turner from Ruby Pearson.

A letter from Anne Turner from Ruby Pearson.

Turner and Valentine Families collection
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Letters
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Bark painting depicting two birds and three bottle-shaped objects

Bark painting depicting two birds and three bottle-shaped ob...

Maningrida Arts and Crafts 1982 collection
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Bark paintings
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Maningrida, West Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Frank Malkorda
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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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Baking dish

Baking dish

Hilda Creager collection no. 1
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Baking dishes
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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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Alice Springs, Northern Territory, Australia
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L Walker
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I am a Woman for Peace

I am a Woman for Peace

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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Children playing games

Children playing games

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Drawings
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Nguiu, Bathurst Island, Northern Territory, Australia
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Dominic L. Timaepatua
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Souvenir of Kuranda

Souvenir of Kuranda

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Kuranda, Queensland, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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W.W.F.P.A. [Waterside Workers Federation Port Adelaide]

W.W.F.P.A. [Waterside Workers Federation Port Adelaide]

Andrew Reeves collection no. 3
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Union badges
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Port Adelaide, Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
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Waterside Workers Federation (Port Adelaide Branch)
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The Tourist.

The Tourist.

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Journals
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Cylindrical fibre basket - Yirrkala, 1948

Cylindrical fibre basket - Yirrkala, 1948

American-Australian Scientific Expedition to Arnhem Land (AASEAL) c...
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Baskets
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Yirrkala, East Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Our Late Premier, The Rt Hon R.J. Seddon, P.C

Our Late Premier, The Rt Hon R.J. Seddon, P.C

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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New Zealand
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1906
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Postcard featuring Caulfield Cup winner - Murmur

Postcard featuring Caulfield Cup winner - Murmur

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1899
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A.U.S.N. Co.s T.S.S. Wyreema 6338 Tons 17 Knots

A.U.S.N. Co.s T.S.S. Wyreema 6338 Tons 17 Knots

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Gunvor wrecked April 14th 1912

Gunvor wrecked April 14th 1912

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Cornwall, England
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1912
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Anzac buffet voluntary helper badge No.2152

Anzac buffet voluntary helper badge No.2152

Enid Treadgold collection
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Charity badges
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Leaves

Leaves

Balarinji Art collection no.2
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Gouache paintings
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Balarinji Design Studio, Jumbana Group
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Paramount Six Day Cycle Race sash

Paramount Six Day Cycle Race sash

Ken Ross collection
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Sashes
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Mr Ken Ross
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Pencil sketch depicting the ruins of a church

Pencil sketch depicting the ruins of a church

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Sketches
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Orient Line R.M.S. Orama 20,000 tons

Orient Line R.M.S. Orama 20,000 tons

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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1931
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Greetings from Marrickville

Greetings from Marrickville

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Marrickville, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1908
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The Argonauts Club

The Argonauts Club

Australian Broadcasting Corporation collection no. 1
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Membership certificates
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Third of a set of three postcards from Joan Richmond - England

Third of a set of three postcards from Joan Richmond - Engla...

Joan Richmond collection
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Cheddar Gorge, Somerset, England
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1932
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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, Northern Territory, Australia
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Edna M. Tipiloura
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Wood stick frayed both ends

Wood stick frayed both ends

Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Paintbrushes
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Hotel Lorne, Lorne Vic

Hotel Lorne, Lorne Vic

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Lorne, Victoria, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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Commercial Street looking west, Korumburra, Vic

Commercial Street looking west, Korumburra, Vic

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Korumburra, Victoria, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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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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Postcards
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'flowers plants and bird wildlife live harmoniously in colourful scrubland'

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Balarinji Art collection no.2
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Gouache paintings
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Balarinji Design Studio, Jumbana Group
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Port Melbourne Railway Pier

Port Melbourne Railway Pier

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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Pigmented bifacially edge ground stone hatchet

Pigmented bifacially edge ground stone hatchet

American-Australian Scientific Expedition to Arnhem Land (AASEAL) c...
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Hatchets
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Cape Stewart, North Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Not provided
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1948
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Bride and groom with attendants

Bride and groom with attendants

Margot Child collection
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Photographs
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Mrs Margot Child
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