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Glass plate negative - Old Kai Kai, a Western Arrernte man, Henbury station, Northern Territory, photographed by Herbert Basedow, 1920

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Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Film negative - Heavy scientific instruments are carried over rough and hilly country by the natural owners of the land, Mt McCulloch, Petermann Ranges, Northern Territory, photographed by Herbert Basedow, 1926

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Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Mount McCulloch, Petermann Ranges, Northern Territory, Australia
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1926
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The Blue Lake, Mt Gambier, SA

The Blue Lake, Mt Gambier, SA

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mount Gambier, South Australia, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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Wooden decorated dotting comb from Melville or Bathurst Island

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Dorothy Bennett collection
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Artists equipment
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Not provided
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1974
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Mrs Ann Deane's will, July 1845

Mrs Ann Deane's will, July 1845

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Legal documents
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1845
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Crochet milk jug cover with penguin shells

Crochet milk jug cover with penguin shells

Aboriginal Collection from Tasmania 2003 - Dulcie Greeno collection
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Artworks
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Launceston, Tasmania, Australia
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Dulcie Greeno
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2003
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MV Tampa life jacket

MV Tampa life jacket

Wallenius Wilhelmsen MV Tampa collection
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Life jackets
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Christmas Island, Australia
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Wilhelmsen Lines Shipowning.
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2001
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Convict love token from William Nicholson, January 14, 1818

Convict love token from William Nicholson, January 14, 1818

Timothy Millett collection
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Courtroom sketch 'The Chamberlain Torana.' by Veronica O'Leary, 1982.

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Veronica O'Leary collection no. 1
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Courtroom drawings
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Darwin, Northern Territory, Australia
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Ms Veronica O'Leary
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1982
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Maku (witchetty grub figure) - made by Christiane Keller, 2015

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Tjanpi 'Flying Seven Sisters' collection
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Kuru Ala, Western Australia, Australia
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Dr Christiane Keller
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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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Compliments of the Season [Boat in a harbour]

Compliments of the Season [Boat in a harbour]

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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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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Nguiu, Bathurst Island, Northern Territory, Australia
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Julienne Tipiloura
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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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Talma & Co
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Tureen marked with the crest of the Union Club of Hobart Town, made by Minton & Boyle, about 1840

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Terence Lane collection
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Stoke-on-Trent, England
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Minton and Boyle
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1840
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Advance Australia - The Rabbit Pest in Australia, The Position in the Spring 1908

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Andrew Reeves collection no. 4
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Advertising posters
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Cobar, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr. William Rodier
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1908
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Wooden box containing phonograph attachments used by anthropologist AP Elkin in 1927

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Macleay Museum collection
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Audio equipment accessories
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United States of America
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Thomas A Edison Inc
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Memorial Gardens, St Peter's Cathedral & Cross of Sacrifice, Adelaide, SA

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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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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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Snake Bay, Melville Island, Northern Territory, Australia
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Unknown
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Spearhead

Spearhead

Horne-Bowie collection
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Miss Helen Bowie
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Macleay Street, Potts Point, Sydney, NSW

Macleay Street, Potts Point, Sydney, NSW

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Potts Point, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Advertising card featuring Louis Pergantas and Al Karasick, illustrating his most famous hold, 'the reverse head-lock'

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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Rushcutters Bay, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Al Karasick
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1927
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North Qld. Kauri pine, Atherton Tableland

North Qld. Kauri pine, Atherton Tableland

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Atherton Tableland, Queensland, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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The Fairy Beauty

The Fairy Beauty

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Mrs Ida Outhwaite
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QSL card for 2CH Broadcasting Station

QSL card for 2CH Broadcasting Station

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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QSL cards
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New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1936
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Kungkarrangkalpa (Seven Sisters Dreaming) by Eunice Porter, Anna Porter and Nyungawarra Ward, 2016

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Warakurna Seven Sisters collection
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Acrylic paintings
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Warakurna, Karrku, NPY Lands, Western Australia, Australia
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Eunice Y. Porter
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2016
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Ship's wheel from the fishing vessel Hong Hai

Ship's wheel from the fishing vessel Hong Hai

Tran Thi Nga collection
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Watercraft components
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Unidentified. Depicts large rectangle with crosshatched bands forming four panels

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American-Australian Scientific Expedition to Arnhem Land (AASEAL) c...
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Bark paintings
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Milingimbi, Central Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Unknown
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Metal blade

Metal blade

Ron Bell collection
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Knife blades
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Kimberley, Western Australia, Australia
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Printed supplement from

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Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Magazine inserts
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1858
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Queen's Gardens, Bendigo, Vic

Queen's Gardens, Bendigo, Vic

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Bendigo, Victoria, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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Letter from Vane Lindesay thanking Maurice Horn

Letter from Vane Lindesay thanking Maurice Horn

Vane Lindesay collection no. 1
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Letters
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Mr Vane Lindesay
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1976
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The Blue Lake, Mt Gambier, SA

The Blue Lake, Mt Gambier, SA

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mount Gambier, South Australia, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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Hert's Stairs, Rocks, Sydney

Hert's Stairs, Rocks, Sydney

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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The Rocks, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Fountain in Machattie Park, Bathurst, N.S.W, 1907

Fountain in Machattie Park, Bathurst, N.S.W, 1907

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Bathurst, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1907
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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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Michael M
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Deaf and Dumb Asylum, Newtown

Deaf and Dumb Asylum, Newtown

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Newtown, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1908
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Certificate

Certificate

Nettie McColive collection
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Prize certificates
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Hawker, South Australia, Australia
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Country Women's Association
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1946
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Child's drawing

Child's drawing

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Yralorar
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Pigmented plaited fibre armband

Pigmented plaited fibre armband

A Morrison collection no. 1
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Armbands
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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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Weipa, Queensland, Australia
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Dickie Wilson
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Die Bibel inscribed to Reverend John Grosse's father Bernard Theodor Grosse,1915

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Reverend John Grosse collection
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Bibles
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Berlin, Germany
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Bernard T. Grosse
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1912
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Woman sitting in a chair

Woman sitting in a chair

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Rocket Clock from Play School

Rocket Clock from Play School

Australian Broadcasting Corporation (ABC) - Play School collection ...
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Clocks
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
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Nardin No 2281

Nardin No 2281

Bureau of Mineral Resources collection no. 1
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Chronometers
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Lizard sculpture

Lizard sculpture

Maruku Arts and Crafts collection no. 1
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Wood carvings
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Amata, South Australia, Australia
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Mildred Lyons
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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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Caroona, NSW, Australia
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Karen Allen
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Dance program titled 'Government House'

Dance program titled 'Government House'

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Dance programs
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Bulli Lookout, Sth Coast, NSW

Bulli Lookout, Sth Coast, NSW

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Bulli Lookout, Bulli, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Headband of fibre string

Headband of fibre string

Dr William Warner collection
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Headbands
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Knife and sheath

Knife and sheath

Stan Mitchell collection
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Stone tools
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Elcho Island, Northern Territory, Australia
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Smiling woman

Smiling woman

Tania Verstak collection
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Photographs
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Sydney Harbour Bridge

Sydney Harbour Bridge

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Sydney Harbour Bridge, Sydney Harbour, Sydney, New South Wales, Aus...
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Douglas Pratt
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Canoe paddle

Canoe paddle

Papuan Official collection
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Paddles
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Western Province, Papua New Guinea
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Mr A P Lyons
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1916
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Convict love token showing a couple in elegant dress

Convict love token showing a couple in elegant dress

Timothy Millett collection
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Convict love tokens
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Australian Towns Series - Yass

Australian Towns Series - Yass

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Yass, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Boot hook made from silver

Boot hook made from silver

Lorna May Colwell collection no. 2
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Boot hooks
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West Australian Flora no. 2

West Australian Flora no. 2

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Western Australia, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Australian flag recovered from the ruins of the World Trade Center, New York, after September 11, 2001

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World Trade Center Australian Flag collection
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Australian flags
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New York, United States of America
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New York Police Department
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2001
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Wellington NZ

Wellington NZ

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Wellington, North Island, New Zealand
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Raphael Tuck & Sons
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1907
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