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A Mongol Obo - a heap of stones generally erected in hight points on the hills to frighten away evil spirits

A Mongol Obo - a heap of stones generally erected in hight p...

Anne Stockton collection no. 1
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Karl H. Aumuller
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1913
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Fabric covered toy box and removable tray

Fabric covered toy box and removable tray

Susan and Andrew Gibson collection
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Toy boxes
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Goulburn, New South Wales, Australia
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1925
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Middle Harbour from the Spit Road

Middle Harbour from the Spit Road

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Middle Harbour, 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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Bathurst Island, Tiwi Islands, 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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Alice Springs, Northern Territory, Australia
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Yirara College
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Florence Ethel Faithfull as a child

Florence Ethel Faithfull as a child

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Sailing Sydney Harbour, Bonnington Irish Moss

Sailing Sydney Harbour, Bonnington Irish Moss

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Advertising postcards
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Sydney Harbour, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Photographic portrait of Jessie Galloway

Photographic portrait of Jessie Galloway

Gallaway-Gore collection
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Goulburn, New South Wales, Australia
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Queen's Square, Sydney

Queen's Square, Sydney

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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The Valentine & Sons' Publishing Co.
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Child's drawing - Legend of the Cocokotoo Woman by Marie Lynette Purutatamerri age 9yrs, Bathurst Island NT

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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Drawings
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Wurrumiyanga (Nguiu), Bathurst Island, Tiwi Islands, Northern Terri...
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Marie L. Purutatamerri
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Mulga wood shield by Andy Tjilari, 1975

Mulga wood shield by Andy Tjilari, 1975

Diana James collection
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Shields
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Fregon, South Australia, Australia
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Mr Andy Tjilari
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1975
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Beizam triple hammershark headdress sculpture or dance mask, by Ken Thaiday Senior

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Ken Thaiday collection no. 3
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Headdresses
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Kenneth J. Thaiday Sr
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Glass plate negative - Camels pulling the expedition buggy, central Australia, photographed by Herbert Basedow, 1920

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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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1920
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Royal Procession, June 22nd 1921

Royal Procession, June 22nd 1921

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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1921
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Film negative - A lone huntsman, photographed by Herbert Basedow, Petermann Ranges, Northern Territory, 1926

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Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Australia
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Dr Herbert Basedow
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1926
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Botany Bay and Sea Point

Botany Bay and Sea Point

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Botany Bay, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Cowra Railway Station

Cowra Railway Station

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Cowra, New South Wales, Australia
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KING STREET, SYDNEY, N.S.W.

KING STREET, SYDNEY, N.S.W.

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Camisole

Camisole

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Camisoles
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1900
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SYDNEY HARBOUR (from Miller's Point).

SYDNEY HARBOUR (from Miller's Point).

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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W E Smith Ltd
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Republic of Australia

Republic of Australia

Robert Darby collection no. 1
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T-shirts
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Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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Hon Paul J. Keating
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1996
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Boomerang

Boomerang

Sir Hubert Opperman collection no. 2
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Sir Hubert F. Opperman
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Postcard of Joe Beckett vs Georges Carpentier

Postcard of Joe Beckett vs Georges Carpentier

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Halifax, West Yorkshire, England
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Lilywhite Ltd
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1919
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'Darwirr', bark painting, native plant species

'Darwirr', 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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2014
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Set of three glasses

Set of three glasses

Nancy Hamilton collection no. 2
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Glasses
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New South Wales, Australia
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Mr William Barbour Smith
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1970
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Courtroom sketch of the1982 trial of Michael and Lindy Chamberlain by artist Veronica O'Leary

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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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Glass plate negative - Old man in front of his hut, Yandruwandha people, Innamincka district, South Australia, photographed by Herbert Basedow, 1919

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Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Australia
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Dr Herbert Basedow
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1919
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Small cream hat with heavy wire frame

Small cream hat with heavy wire frame

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Hats
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1940
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BLACKBUTT TREE, 280ft., Cir. 59ft.

BLACKBUTT TREE, 280ft., Cir. 59ft.

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Charles H. Kerry
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Convict love token from Wm Hy. Stanford, April 28, 1820

Convict love token from Wm Hy. Stanford, April 28, 1820

Timothy Millett collection
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Convict love tokens
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Paul Robeson - calls on the American People to fight for Freedom and Peace

Paul Robeson - calls on the American People to fight for Fre...

Milleese Morrow Boughton collection
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Pamphlets
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New York, United States of America
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Mr Paul L. Robeson
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1944
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Brown 'postillion' hat with an orange and yellow ribbon forming part of the Lady in Redingote set by Ermenegildo Zegna

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Ermenegildo Zegna collection no. 1
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Hats
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Italy
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Gruppo Ermenegildo Zegna
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1988
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Botany notebook

Botany notebook

Stella Coulter collection
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Notebooks
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The New Weeks Preparation

The New Weeks Preparation

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Lilian Anderson [nee Faithfull] with her daughter Clarice seated beside her in an open carriage

Lilian Anderson [nee Faithfull] with her daughter Clarice se...

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Photographs
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1940s horse-drawn milk cart

1940s horse-drawn milk cart

Lincoln Park Dairy collection
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Horse carts
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Bendigo, Victoria, Australia
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Mr William J. Knight
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1947
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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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Aurukun, Cape York Peninsula, Queensland, Australia
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Barney Ngakyunkwokka
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Weapon - Club - wooden

Weapon - Club - wooden

Edmund Milne collection
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Clubs
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Torrens Lake, Adelaide

Torrens Lake, Adelaide

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1901
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General Post Office, Sydney, NSW

General Post Office, Sydney, NSW

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Club

Club

Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Clubs
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Finke River, Northern Territory, Australia
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Not provided
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1934
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Cambridge Street, Rocks, Sydney

Cambridge Street, 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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Remember the standards of accountability

Remember the standards of accountability

Political Humour Competition 1997 collection
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Cartoons
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Bruce Petty
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1997
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Man dressed in either fancy dress, national costume or theatrical clothing

Man dressed in either fancy dress, national costume or theat...

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Postcard featuring a colour image of the S.S. Afric on a stormy sea

Postcard featuring a colour image of the S.S. Afric on a sto...

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Great Britain
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Received three letters so pleased Georgie very happy at school pleasant trip love from all, Innes

Received three letters so pleased Georgie very happy at scho...

Anne Stockton collection no. 1
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Telegrams
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Pocket-knife with a single folding blade

Pocket-knife with a single folding blade

Reverend John Grosse collection
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Pocket-knives
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Reverend John Grosse
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Women's pair of white cricket stockings

Women's pair of white cricket stockings

Macks Southwell collection
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Stockings
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Child's drawing - This is my mother by Jackie Tipungwuti age 8, Bathurst Island NT

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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Drawings
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Wurrumiyanga (Nguiu), Bathurst Island, Tiwi Islands, Northern Terri...
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Jackie Tipungwuti
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'Wallaby dreaming', painted by Kaapa Tjampitjinpa, 1975

'Wallaby dreaming', painted by Kaapa Tjampitjinpa, 1975

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Kaapa M. Tjampitjinpa
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1975
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Westringia rosmariniformis

Westringia rosmariniformis

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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Small herb pillow

Small herb pillow

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Pillows
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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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Aurukun, Cape York Peninsula, Queensland, Australia
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Dennis Wolmby
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Address book

Address book

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Address books
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Weapon - Spearthrower Groote Eylandt

Weapon - Spearthrower Groote Eylandt

American-Australian Scientific Expedition to Arnhem Land (AASEAL) c...
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Spearthrowers
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Groote Eylandt, Northern Territory, Australia
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Mr Charles P. Mountford
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1948
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West Australian Flora no. 2

West Australian Flora no. 2

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Western Australia, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Convict hand-stitched shift shirt of woven fabric of white and blue stripes

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Convict Era Shirt collection
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Shirts
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Granton, Hobart, Tasmania, Australia
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Postcard featuring a photograph of a military marchpast

Postcard featuring a photograph of a military marchpast

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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The Old Home

The Old Home

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Books
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Weapon - Boomerang

Weapon - Boomerang

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Boomerangs
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Unknown
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