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Kimberley point

Kimberley point

Professor Henry and Luise Krips collection
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Spearheads
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Hearty good wishes, greetings from Grahamstown, near Adelong

Hearty good wishes, greetings from Grahamstown, near Adelong

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Adelong, New South Wales, Australia
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J. Collis, Sydney
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Kimberley point

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Keith Goddard collection
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Spearheads
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Certificate

Certificate

Nettie McColive collection
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Prize certificates
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1949
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Australia, the world's tuckerbox

Australia, the world's tuckerbox

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Advertising postcards
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Gundagai, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Erithraea Australis

Erithraea Australis

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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Glass plate negative - A widow, Yandruwandha people, Innamincka station, South Australia, 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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Pink copy of Aeronautical Parts Certificate from Hants & Sussex Aviation Ltd

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Neil Jensen collection
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Aviation documents
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Dog of a Year

Dog of a Year

Political Humour Competition 1998 collection
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Cartoons
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Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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Mr Geoff Pryor
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1998
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Proclamation of British sovereignty over King George V Land (Antarctica), signed by Sir Douglas Mawson, 1931

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Sir Douglas Mawson collection
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Antarctica
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Sir Douglas Mawson
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1931
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Ngurrudu, the Emu

Ngurrudu, the Emu

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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Anchor Barbbur Wurrkidj
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Child's drawing

Child's drawing

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Electronic microscope S/N 398522

Electronic microscope S/N 398522

Australian Survey Office collection no. 1
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Geophysical survey equipment
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Wilcannia P. A. & H. Society 1893 'Brood Mare With Foal at Foot'

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David Allen medals collection
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Medals
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1893
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Calendar for 1912 and a dog at a typewriter

Calendar for 1912 and a dog at a typewriter

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Ricinocarpus pinifolius

Ricinocarpus pinifolius

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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Walking out with Angelina

Walking out with Angelina

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Mr Redmond Nolan
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1906
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The Cairn

The Cairn

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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John W. Alexander
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A group of sailors and officers posed with a group of Aboriginal men wearing body paint

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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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Gibson wedding at old Tirranna house

Gibson wedding at old Tirranna house

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Kimberley point

Kimberley point

Keith Goddard collection
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Spearheads
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Play booklet for the play 'Sleeping Beauty in the Wood, or Harlequin and the Magic Horn'

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Everitt and George Family collection
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Booklets
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Pass to Parliament House for B Freedman

Pass to Parliament House for B Freedman

Bernard Freedman collection no. 2
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Passes
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Weeping Rock, Wentworth Falls

Weeping Rock, Wentworth Falls

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Photographic postcards
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Spear

Spear

Maruku Arts and Crafts collection no. 1
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Spears
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Jamieson Range, Western Australia, Australia
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Mr Jackson Mclean
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'Time Change'

'Time Change'

Diana Boyer collection
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Paintings
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Diana Boyer
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Hawkesbury District Agricultural Society 1883 'Best Coaching Stallion'

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David Allen medals collection
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Medals
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1883
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Emu egg carved with image of a man's face by Bill Reid, 1987

Emu egg carved with image of a man's face by Bill Reid, 1987

Bill Reid - John Cawte collection
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Engraved emu eggs
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Bill Reid
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1987
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Dungog, NSW

Dungog, NSW

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Dungog, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1948 36hp Daimler landaulette as used in the 1954 Royal Tour of Australia

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John Harvey collection
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Motor cars
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England, United Kingdom
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Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II
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1947
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Prime ministerial correspondence

Prime ministerial correspondence

Ben Chifley collection no. 3
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Letters
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SMA Welfare Council, Inter-Divisional Cricket Trophy, A J Daffy Memorial

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Snowy Scheme - Snowy Hydro collection
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Trophies
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Special things

Special things

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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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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Joanna
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Child's drawing

Child's drawing

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Bathurst Island, Northern Territory, Australia
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Annacheta Timaupatua
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Purukapal drowned himself and carry his dead son into the sea

Purukapal drowned himself and carry his dead son into the se...

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Drawings
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Bathurst Island, Northern Territory, Australia
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John V. Orsto
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Sydney Harbour, showing Circular Quay

Sydney Harbour, showing Circular Quay

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Australia
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Miss P Jackson
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Coloured photographic postcard 'Big Tree Camp...'

Coloured photographic postcard 'Big Tree Camp...'

Rabbits in Australia collection no. 3
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Postcards
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Coogee Bay, Sydney, NSW

Coogee Bay, Sydney, NSW

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Coogee Bay, Coogee, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1907
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Hand tinted photograph of Junior Champion Heifer Woodleigh Joyous Duchess

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Woodleigh Shorthorn Stud collection
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Tinted photographs
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Woodleigh, Corowa, New South Wales, Australia
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Red cedar and raffia paddle 'kaba'

Red cedar and raffia paddle 'kaba'

Saibai Island Dance Group collection
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Paddles
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Saibai Island, Torres Strait, Queensland, Australia
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Saibai Island Dance Group
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1996
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Yellow robin

Yellow robin

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Child's drawing by Lucille Poantamului titled 'The children on the water', Bathurst Island NT

Child's drawing by Lucille Poantamului titled 'The children ...

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Drawings
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Bathurst Island, Northern Territory, Australia
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Lucille Poantamului
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Three people on horseback

Three people on horseback

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Framed bark painting 'Woman sitting on rock' by Bobby Barrdjaray Nganjmirra, Gumardir River Outstation, 1970

Framed bark painting 'Woman sitting on rock' by Bobby Barrdj...

Peter Brokensha and Bobby Bardjarai Nganjimirra collection
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Bark paintings
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Gumardir River Outstation, Western Arnhem Land, Northern Territory,...
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Bobby B. Nganjmirra
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1970
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Woven cane basket for baby weighing scales

Woven cane basket for baby weighing scales

Torrens Island Quarantine Station collection
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Baskets
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Australian Town Series - Blayney

Australian Town Series - Blayney

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Blayney, New South Wales, Australia
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The Herald
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Female sculpture of the Flying Seven Sisters - made by Miriam Iwana Lane and Yayimpi Lewis, 2015

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Tjanpi 'Flying Seven Sisters' collection
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Sculptures
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Kuru Ala, Western Australia, Australia
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Miriam I. Lane
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2015
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Box for Padlock Brand-reliable, Australian ADFA Dried Fruits, The Mildura Co-op. Fruit..

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ET Fealy collection
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Boxes
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La Perouse

La Perouse

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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La Perouse, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mrs F Clarke
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1908
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Legend of the Cocokotoo Woman

Legend of the Cocokotoo Woman

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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Marie L. Purutatamerri
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Turtle

Turtle

Dr Karel Kupka collection
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Bark paintings
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Groote Eylandt, Northern Territory, Australia
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Bayma
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Certificate

Certificate

Woodleigh Shorthorn Stud collection
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Prize certificates
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Royal Agricultural Society of Victoria
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1966
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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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Richard C. Fernando
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Bark painting 'The mimi man Normogormo on his way from Majong to Guriba' by Bobby Barrdjaray Nganjmirra, 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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Bobby B. Nganjmirra
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1968
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Tree-felling

Tree-felling

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Bendigo, Victoria, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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A Short Cut to the Station

A Short Cut to the Station

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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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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Bathurst Island, Northern Territory, Australia
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Marie C. Kerinaiua
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Welcome to our Royal Visitors

Welcome to our Royal Visitors

Professor Peter Spearritt collection no. 2
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Flags
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Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II
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1954
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Convict love token from H. Rye, 1834

Convict love token from H. Rye, 1834

Timothy Millett collection
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Convict love tokens
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