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Rabbit skin rug

Rabbit skin rug

Thelma Jean Smith collection
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Rugs
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Coolamon, New South Wales, Australia
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Thelma Smith
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1940
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Australian Palace, Central Hall, Franco-British Exhibition, London, 1908

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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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London, England
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1908
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Mourning card for Isabella Lewis

Mourning card for Isabella Lewis

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Mourning cards
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Hobart, Hobart, Tasmania, Australia
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1798
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Emanuel Family photograph album of Go Go Station, about 1959-1963

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Emanuel Family collection
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Fitzroy River, Western Australia, Australia
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1959
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North Terrace, Adelaide

North Terrace, 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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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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Postcard featuring a photograph of two soldiers in full uniform photographed in a studio setting

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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Scrap of paper with hand-written aircraft weight calculations

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Neil Jensen collection
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Aviation documents
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'Martilirri, Kalpaa and Kartaru' by Ngamaru Bidu, 2008

'Martilirri, Kalpaa and Kartaru' by Ngamaru Bidu, 2008

Canning Stock Route collection
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Paintings
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Canning Stock Route, , Australia
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Ngamaru Bidu
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2008
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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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Lynette Tasman
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Maroubra NSW

Maroubra NSW

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Maroubra, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Courtroom sketch 'Mr Culliford. Crown Witness.' 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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Government House - from Farm Cove Sydney

Government House - from Farm Cove Sydney

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Government House, Sydney, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Herbert Beecroft
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Certificate

Certificate

ET Fealy collection
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Nuclear Free Zone Australia

Nuclear Free Zone Australia

People for Nuclear Disarmament collection no. 2
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Political badges
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Australia
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Association for International Co-operation and Disarmament
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1960
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Convict love token from John Harris, 1829

Convict love token from John Harris, 1829

Timothy Millett collection
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Convict love tokens
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Wirth's Circus at Ipswich

Wirth's Circus at Ipswich

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Wirth's Circus
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Latvian red felt headdress

Latvian red felt headdress

Guna Kinne collection no. 1
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Headdresses
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Riga, Latvia
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Unknown
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1942
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Jameroo Road, Kiama, South Coast, NSW

Jameroo Road, Kiama, South Coast, NSW

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Kiama, South Coast, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Rabbit poison 'gun'

Rabbit poison 'gun'

CSIRO Division of Wildlife and Ecology collection
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Pest control equipment
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Hastings, New Zealand
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Holder's Engineering Works Ltd
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Pencil and watercolour, on paper in Papunya style by unknown Pintupi artist, 1971

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Papunya Art 2008 collection
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Watercolour paintings
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Papunya, Central Australia, Northern Territory, Australia
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1971
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'Wana and Puliaba' or 'Goanna Corroboree at Mirkantji', painted by Kaapa Tjampitjinpa, 1971

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Papunya Art 2008 collection
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Papunya, Central Australia, Northern Territory, Australia
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Kaapa M. Tjampitjinpa
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1971
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Cream-coloured dance program with 'Tuesday, Galatea Ball' handwritten on the front

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Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Portrait photograph of Michael Riley

Portrait photograph of Michael Riley

Jon Lewis collection
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Clifton Gardens

Clifton Gardens

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Clifton Gardens, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1908
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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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Marcia Allen
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Akubra brand broad-brimmed fur felt hat worn by anthropologist by Dr Peter Sutton when he was doing fieldwork

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Peter Sutton collection no. 2
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Hats
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Australia
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Akubra Hats Pty Ltd
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1980
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Book titled 'First Aid to the Injured' present to Scout Edward Burge

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Thompson Family collection
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Instruction books
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Cash book

Cash book

Robin Moorhouse collection
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Ledgers
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Penfolds Wine Pty Ltd
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1894
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Envelope addressed to Miss Constance Faithfull, Springfield, Goulburn, 1874

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Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Envelopes
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Goulburn, New South Wales, Australia
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1874
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Children's drawing of ceremony scene by Johnny Mango, Weipa QLD

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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Drawings
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Weipa, Queensland, Australia
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Johnny Mango
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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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Four boys, two in scout uniforms, with bicycles in the background

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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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Under the Old Flag at Tamworth

Under the Old Flag at Tamworth

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Tamworth, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1907-8 Spring & Summer Greetings from Harry Jebb the Cash Draper, Inglewood, Vic

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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Advertising postcards
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Harry Jebb
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1907
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Farm land with houses in background

Farm land with houses in background

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Sterling silver helmet trophy awarded to Australian speedway star Frank Arthur 1928

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Frank Arthur collection
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Trophies
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England
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Frank Arthur
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1927
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Child's drawing - Baby Larking

Child's drawing - Baby Larking

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Drawings
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Kirton Point, South Australia, Australia
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Bobby Larking
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Morris Model FE Pye outside broadcast van used by ABC-TV Channel 2 ABN

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Australian Broadcasting Corporation collection no. 1
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Vans
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England
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British Motor Corporation - Morris
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1955
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Pokerwork shield with four trees motifs and animals on anterior, stylistically attributed to La Perouse, Sydney

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Scott Rainbow collection
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Shields
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La Perouse, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mrs William Cumming, by Johnstone O'Shannessy of Melbourne

Mrs William Cumming, by Johnstone O'Shannessy of Melbourne

Jane Webster collection
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Cartes-de-visite
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Johnstone O'Shannessy & Co
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1869
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Wooden case with drill bits

Wooden case with drill bits

George O Crawford collection
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Drill bits
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Goulburn, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr George O. Crawford
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1900
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Photographic print depicting the toy theatre

Photographic print depicting the toy theatre

Everitt and George Family collection
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Portrait of David Unaipon by Lyell Dolan

Portrait of David Unaipon by Lyell Dolan

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Affairs Art (ATSIAA) collection
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Drawings
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Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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Lyell Dolan
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1995
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Football

Football

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Nguiu, Bathurst Island, Northern Territory, Australia
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Mervyn Tungurtalum
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Clear moulded stem glass

Clear moulded stem glass

Andrew Reeves and Helen Parrott collection
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Champagne glasses
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United States of America
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The Libbey Glass Company
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1892
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The Preschool

The Preschool

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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Arnold Yunkaporta
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Weapon - Boomerang

Weapon - Boomerang

Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Boomerangs
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Broome, Western Australia, Australia
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Sydney, N.S.W. - St. Mary's R.C. Cathedral, showing the Archibald Memorial Hyde Park

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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Hyde Park, Sydney, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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The farthest ones looked like great butterflies.

The farthest ones looked like great butterflies.

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Mrs Ida Outhwaite
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Departure of HMS Gibralter, Sydney 24.12.10

Departure of HMS Gibralter, Sydney 24.12.10

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Kodak Ltd
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1910
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Weapon - Boomerang

Weapon - Boomerang

Herbert Keys collection
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Boomerangs
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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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Neville Pootchemunka
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Child's drawing

Child's drawing

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Port Keats (Wadeye), Northern Territory, Australia
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Theresia Mandy
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Irramaru (Tiwi word for eagle)

Irramaru (Tiwi word for eagle)

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Nguiu, Bathurst Island, Northern Territory, Australia
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John V. Orsto
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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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Jennifer Crowson
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Bronte Beach Sydney, N.S.W

Bronte Beach Sydney, N.S.W

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Bronte Beach, Bronte, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Boomerang featuring front halves of cow and horse in centre and geometric designs on arms

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Scott Rainbow collection
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Boomerangs
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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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Kythe Wikmunea
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Weapon - Boomerang

Weapon - Boomerang

Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Boomerangs
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Broome, Western Australia, Australia
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