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Oblong bark container

Oblong bark container

American-Australian Scientific Expedition to Arnhem Land (AASEAL) c...
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Containers
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Umbakumba, Groote Eylandt, Northern Territory, Australia
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Mr Charles P. Mountford
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1948
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'Bundjungu', bark painting, native plant species

'Bundjungu', 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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2012
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Spearhead

Spearhead

Horne-Bowie collection
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Spearheads
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Miss Helen Bowie
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Long, thin gold-coloured metal knitting needle

Long, thin gold-coloured metal knitting needle

Petronella Wensing collection no. 1
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Knitting needles
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Wik

Wik

Political Humour Competition 1997 collection
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Cartoons
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Queensland, Australia
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Rod Emmerson
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1997
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Wooden bowl

Wooden bowl

Papuan Official collection
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Bowls
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Milne Bay Province, Papua New Guinea, Oceania
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Mr R L. Bellamy
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1915
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Bark painting 'Rainbow Serpent wrapped around tree' by Yuwunyuwun Marruwarr, Gunbalanya, 1974

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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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Yuwunyuwun Marruwarr
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1974
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Cartoon depicting Peter Costello tossing a coin into a cup labelled N.M.A.

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Geoff Pryor collection no. 3
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Cartoons
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Old Parliament House, Parkes, Canberra, Australian Capital Territor...
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Mr Geoff Pryor
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1996
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'Order of the Blowtorch', awarded to Senator Bronwyn Bishop in 1992

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Bronwyn Bishop collection
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Awards
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Parliament House, Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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Senator Bronwyn Bishop
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1992
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Cave owl

Cave owl

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Nullarbor Plain, South Australia, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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Wooden handle rake

Wooden handle rake

David Crane and Alice Sutton collection no. 2
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Rakes
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Cootamundra, New South Wales, Australia
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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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Brian Doolan
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Model club

Model club

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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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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Sydney Cricket Ground 1903-4.

Sydney Cricket Ground 1903-4.

Nanette Ward collection
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Membership badges
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Edgar Richard Mayne
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'Opossum Tree  Dreaming', by Narritjin Maymuru, 1968

'Opossum Tree Dreaming', by Narritjin Maymuru, 1968

J Davidson collection no. 3
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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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1968
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Cashel, Ireland No. 4

Cashel, Ireland No. 4

Joyce Knife collection
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Cigarette cards
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England
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WD & HO Wills
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1928
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Postcard featuring a full length printed photograph of Billy Waugh

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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Balmain, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mesh bag formed from two-ply looped fibre-string - Yirrkala, 1948

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American-Australian Scientific Expedition to Arnhem Land (AASEAL) c...
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Bags
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Yirrkala, East Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Not provided
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1948
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Head of Sea Leopard, side view

Head of Sea Leopard, side view

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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Painting of sea creatures

Painting of sea creatures

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Affairs Art (ATSIAA) collection
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Acrylic paintings
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Coffs Harbour, New South Wales, Australia
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Tom Sines
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Masonic - Name tag

Masonic - Name tag

Ronald L Gale Masonic collection no. 1
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Identity tags
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Ronald L. Gale
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Colour Photograph - Part of a collage of photos of protests at the South African Embassy, Canberra.

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Kerry Browning collection
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Photographs
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Badge 'Palestine Exhibition 87'

Badge 'Palestine Exhibition 87'

General Palestinian Delegation collection
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Commemorative badges
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Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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General Palestinian Delegation
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1987
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Mount Morgan Mine and Dam, Queensland

Mount Morgan Mine and Dam, Queensland

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mount Morgan, Queensland, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Neutral Bay, Sydney

Neutral Bay, Sydney

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Neutral Bay, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Silkscreen print of three ceramic jar forms, by Nyukana Baker, Malpiya Davey, Alison Carroll, 2004

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Ernabella Arts Inc. collection no. 7
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Screenprints
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Ernabella, South Australia, Australia
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Nyukana (Daisy) Baker
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2004
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Emu and dancing man (2015) carved emu egg by Peter Carlo

Emu and dancing man (2015) carved emu egg by Peter Carlo

Peter Carlo Collection
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Engraved emu eggs
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Peter Carlo
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Book titled 'Women in Interesting Occupations Coffs Harbour and NSW District 1986' written by Patricia Degens

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Thompson Family collection
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Books
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Coffs Harbour, New South Wales, Australia
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Mrs Patricia A. Degens
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1986
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Small red wooden toy post

Small red wooden toy post

Terence Lane collection
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Toys
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Rooster and chooks

Rooster and chooks

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Postcards
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Presbyterian Church, Marrickville

Presbyterian Church, 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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WHITE CRANES.

WHITE CRANES.

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Charles H. Kerry
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Darlinghurst Rd. Kings Cross. Sydney

Darlinghurst Rd. Kings Cross. Sydney

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Kings Cross, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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On the Warwick side showing culvert over which motor cars travel

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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Convict love token from G. Coats, 1836

Convict love token from G. Coats, 1836

Timothy Millett collection
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Convict love tokens
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Two signs at the end of the French section, in front of the wall.  Berlin Sept 1961

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Fred Daly collection
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Photographs
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Poster - 'Soweto Week. June 12-19 1982'

Poster - 'Soweto Week. June 12-19 1982'

Kerry Browning collection
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Event posters
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Soweto, Gauteng, South Africa
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1982
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Peace the No.1 Issue

Peace the No.1 Issue

Dr Di Bretherton collection
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T-shirts
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1984
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Art of the Time greeting card

Art of the Time greeting card

1992 Torres Strait Islands Cultural Festival collection
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Cards
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Torres Strait Islands, Queensland, Australia
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Kevin Levi
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1992
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Sketches of Tommy's life - At the Base - No 6

Sketches of Tommy's life - At the Base - No 6

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Paris, France
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Wooden skein holder

Wooden skein holder

War Widows' Guild of Australia (Vic) Ltd collection
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Skein holders
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Silk batik orange and brown colours

Silk batik orange and brown colours

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Affairs Art (ATSIAA) collection
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Textile panels
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Alice Springs, Northern Territory, Australia
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Nyukana (Daisy) Baker
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'Dhanguniya', bark painting, native plant species

'Dhanguniya', 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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2012
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Collins ST, Hobart, Tasmania

Collins ST, Hobart, Tasmania

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Hobart, Hobart, Tasmania, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Narra ceremonies by Birrikidji Gumana, Yirrkala, 1966

Narra ceremonies by Birrikidji Gumana, Yirrkala, 1966

J Davidson collection no. 3
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Bark paintings
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Yirrkala, East Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Birrikitji Gumana
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1966
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Hand coloured lithograph of Carbine by Frederick Woodhouse junior from 1893

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Carbine Lithograph collection
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Lithographs
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Mr Frederick Woodhouse Jr
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1893
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Snow covered trees.

Snow covered trees.

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Charles H. Kerry
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Collar box with the initials

Collar box with the initials "K.H.A."

Anne Stockton collection no. 1
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Collar boxes
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SYDNEY HARBOUR FROM CLIFTON GARDENS

SYDNEY HARBOUR FROM CLIFTON GARDENS

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Clifton Gardens, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Collector's silver-plated teaspoon bearing figure of cyclist

Collector's silver-plated teaspoon bearing figure of cyclist

Sir Hubert Opperman collection no. 2
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Teaspoons
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Manly from the air

Manly from the air

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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Falconer No 4916 chronometer

Falconer No 4916 chronometer

Bureau of Mineral Resources collection no. 1
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Chronometers
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The Tourist.

The Tourist.

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Journals
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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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Woodenbong, New South Wales, Australia
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Henry Davis
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Neutral Bay, Sydney

Neutral Bay, Sydney

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Neutral Bay, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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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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Andrew Koongotema
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Landscape painting.

Landscape painting.

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Affairs Art (ATSIAA) collection
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Watercolour paintings
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Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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Cordula Ebatarinja
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1967
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Flinders Bay from West Head

Flinders Bay from West Head

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1906
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View of Mooribar St from the Post Office 28/12/1911 [Fire]

View of Mooribar St from the Post Office 28/12/1911 [Fire]

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Postmaster General's Department
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1911
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