Menu toggle

National Museum of Australia

Where our stories come alive

Collection Explorer

4

Explore sets

Objects

Image Title and collection What Where Who When
Head ornament made with macropod teeth

Head ornament made with macropod teeth

Professor WEH Stanner collection no. 1
Apply Professor WEH Stanner collection no. 1 filter
Head ornaments
Apply Head ornaments filter
Daly River, Northern Territory, Australia
Apply Daly River, Northern Territory, Australia filter
Not provided
Apply Not provided filter
A good bush crop

A good bush crop

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
Apply Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1 filter
Postcards
Apply Postcards filter
Australia
Apply Australia filter
Mr James A. Turner
Apply Mr James A. Turner filter
Convict love token from Josh Smale, 1834

Convict love token from Josh Smale, 1834

Timothy Millett collection
Apply Timothy Millett collection filter
Convict love tokens
Apply Convict love tokens filter
Blechnum Cartilagineum

Blechnum Cartilagineum

Baron Ferdinand von Mueller collection
Apply Baron Ferdinand von Mueller collection filter
Botanical specimens
Apply Botanical specimens filter
Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
Apply Melbourne, Victoria, Australia filter
Baron Sir Ferdinand J. von Mueller
Apply Baron Sir Ferdinand J. von Mueller filter
1873
Apply 1873 filter
Australia Welcomes The American Fleet

Australia Welcomes The American Fleet

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
Apply Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1 filter
Postcards
Apply Postcards filter
Mr Josef Lebovic
Apply Mr Josef Lebovic filter
Milking Time

Milking Time

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
Apply Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1 filter
Postcards
Apply Postcards filter
Australia
Apply Australia filter
Mr Josef Lebovic
Apply Mr Josef Lebovic filter
Hibbertia stricta

Hibbertia stricta

Baron Ferdinand von Mueller collection
Apply Baron Ferdinand von Mueller collection filter
Botanical specimens
Apply Botanical specimens filter
Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
Apply Melbourne, Victoria, Australia filter
Baron Sir Ferdinand J. von Mueller
Apply Baron Sir Ferdinand J. von Mueller filter
1876
Apply 1876 filter
Child's drawing

Child's drawing

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
Apply Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2 filter
Drawings
Apply Drawings filter
Glass plate negative - Woman decorated with pipe-clay markings, Alice Springs, Northern Territory, photographed by Herbert Basedow, 1923

Glass plate negative - Woman decorated with pipe-clay markin...

Dr Herbert Basedow collection
Apply Dr Herbert Basedow collection filter
Glass plate negatives
Apply Glass plate negatives filter
Australia
Apply Australia filter
Dr Herbert Basedow
Apply Dr Herbert Basedow filter
1923
Apply 1923 filter
'Rakay ga Gurrumba Mapu', bark painting, native plant species

'Rakay ga Gurrumba Mapu', bark painting, native plant specie...

Mulkun Wirrpanda collection
Apply Mulkun Wirrpanda collection filter
Bark paintings
Apply Bark paintings filter
Yirrkala, East Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
Apply Yirrkala, East Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia filter
Mulkun Wirrpanda
Apply Mulkun Wirrpanda filter
2014
Apply 2014 filter
Child's drawing

Child's drawing

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
Apply Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2 filter
Drawings
Apply Drawings filter
Bathurst Island, Northern Territory, Australia
Apply Bathurst Island, Northern Territory, Australia filter
Evelyn Pilakui
Apply Evelyn Pilakui filter
David Jones Ltd, per passenger train to Singleton

David Jones Ltd, per passenger train to Singleton

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
Apply Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1 filter
Advertising postcards
Apply Advertising postcards filter
Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Apply Sydney, New South Wales, Australia filter
David Jones Ltd
Apply David Jones Ltd filter
1938
Apply 1938 filter
Palm Beach NSW

Palm Beach NSW

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
Apply Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1 filter
Photographic postcards
Apply Photographic postcards filter
Mr Josef Lebovic
Apply Mr Josef Lebovic filter
Child's drawing

Child's drawing

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
Apply Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2 filter
Drawings
Apply Drawings filter
Aurukun, Cape York Peninsula, Queensland, Australia
Apply Aurukun, Cape York Peninsula, Queensland, Australia filter
Arnold Yunkaporta
Apply Arnold Yunkaporta filter
Child's drawing

Child's drawing

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
Apply Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2 filter
Drawings
Apply Drawings filter
Bathurst Island, Northern Territory, Australia
Apply Bathurst Island, Northern Territory, Australia filter
Awelye by Gloria Petyarre

Awelye by Gloria Petyarre

Helen Eager and Christopher Hodges collection no. 2
Apply Helen Eager and Christopher Hodges collection no. 2 filter
Acrylic paintings
Apply Acrylic paintings filter
Utopia, Northern Territory, Australia
Apply Utopia, Northern Territory, Australia filter
Gloria Petyarre
Apply Gloria Petyarre filter
2000
Apply 2000 filter
Ladies Hall, Australiasian Mission College

Ladies Hall, Australiasian Mission College

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
Apply Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1 filter
Photographic postcards
Apply Photographic postcards filter
Mr Josef Lebovic
Apply Mr Josef Lebovic filter
Child's drawing

Child's drawing

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
Apply Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2 filter
Drawings
Apply Drawings filter
Bathurst Island, Northern Territory, Australia
Apply Bathurst Island, Northern Territory, Australia filter
Colleen Kerinaiua
Apply Colleen Kerinaiua filter
Child's drawing

Child's drawing

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
Apply Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2 filter
Drawings
Apply Drawings filter
Mount Isa, Queensland, Australia
Apply Mount Isa, Queensland, Australia filter
Janelle Toby
Apply Janelle Toby filter
Boomerang

Boomerang

Professor WEH Stanner collection no. 1
Apply Professor WEH Stanner collection no. 1 filter
Boomerangs
Apply Boomerangs filter
Child's drawing - Baby Larking

Child's drawing - Baby Larking

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
Apply Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2 filter
Drawings
Apply Drawings filter
Kirton Point, South Australia, Australia
Apply Kirton Point, South Australia, Australia filter
Bobby Larking
Apply Bobby Larking filter
Fifteen girls and five boys at the birthday party for Florence Ethel Faithfull and Mary Bryden, on the verandah at Springfield.

Fifteen girls and five boys at the birthday party for Floren...

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
Apply Springfield - Faithfull Family collection filter
Photographs
Apply Photographs filter
1903
Apply 1903 filter
Mount Cook, Southern Alps, New Zealand

Mount Cook, Southern Alps, New Zealand

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
Apply Springfield - Faithfull Family collection filter
Photographic postcards
Apply Photographic postcards filter
Courtroom sketch 'Mr. Harris.' by Veronica O'Leary, 1982.

Courtroom sketch 'Mr. Harris.' by Veronica O'Leary, 1982.

Veronica O'Leary collection no. 1
Apply Veronica O'Leary collection no. 1 filter
Courtroom drawings
Apply Courtroom drawings filter
Darwin, Northern Territory, Australia
Apply Darwin, Northern Territory, Australia filter
Ms Veronica O'Leary
Apply Ms Veronica O'Leary filter
1982
Apply 1982 filter
Peace jubilations.  The crowd waiting official announcement in Martin Place and Moore Street, Sydney, NSW

Peace jubilations. The crowd waiting official announcement ...

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
Apply Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1 filter
Photographic postcards
Apply Photographic postcards filter
Educational Collections of Australia Plants, 1873

Educational Collections of Australia Plants, 1873

Baron Ferdinand von Mueller collection
Apply Baron Ferdinand von Mueller collection filter
Folders
Apply Folders filter
Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
Apply Melbourne, Victoria, Australia filter
Baron Sir Ferdinand J. von Mueller
Apply Baron Sir Ferdinand J. von Mueller filter
1873
Apply 1873 filter
Camp site, with a tent on the left and a man next to a stone chimney

Camp site, with a tent on the left and a man next to a stone...

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
Apply Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1 filter
Photographic postcards
Apply Photographic postcards filter
Mr Josef Lebovic
Apply Mr Josef Lebovic filter
1906
Apply 1906 filter
The monolith, Mt Buffalo, Victoria

The monolith, Mt Buffalo, Victoria

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
Apply Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1 filter
Photographic postcards
Apply Photographic postcards filter
Mount Buffalo, Victoria, Australia
Apply Mount Buffalo, Victoria, Australia filter
Rose Stereograph Co.
Apply Rose Stereograph Co. filter
Convict love token from T. Jones to Mary, 1819

Convict love token from T. Jones to Mary, 1819

Timothy Millett collection
Apply Timothy Millett collection filter
Convict love tokens
Apply Convict love tokens filter
Utilised core [stone implement]

Utilised core [stone implement]

Stan Mitchell collection
Apply Stan Mitchell collection filter
Cores
Apply Cores filter
Mulka, South Australia, Australia
Apply Mulka, South Australia, Australia filter
Child's drawing

Child's drawing

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
Apply Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2 filter
Drawings
Apply Drawings filter
Aurukun, Cape York Peninsula, Queensland, Australia
Apply Aurukun, Cape York Peninsula, Queensland, Australia filter
Gibson Pootchemunka
Apply Gibson Pootchemunka filter
Welcome to our Royal Visitors

Welcome to our Royal Visitors

Professor Peter Spearritt collection no. 2
Apply Professor Peter Spearritt collection no. 2 filter
Flags
Apply Flags filter
Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II
Apply Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II filter
1954
Apply 1954 filter
Round coiled woven basket and coasters

Round coiled woven basket and coasters

Florence Gaby collection
Apply Florence Gaby collection filter
Baskets
Apply Baskets filter
Glass lens and brass lens cover for a telescope used by Rear Admiral John Gore

Glass lens and brass lens cover for a telescope used by Rear...

Jack Gallaway collection
Apply Jack Gallaway collection filter
Telescope lenses
Apply Telescope lenses filter
Rear Admiral John Gore
Apply Rear Admiral John Gore filter
Finishing Mill Dept. (Including Magnet Cranes & Portion of Stock Yard)

Finishing Mill Dept. (Including Magnet Cranes & Portion of S...

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
Apply Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1 filter
Photographic postcards
Apply Photographic postcards filter
Mr Josef Lebovic
Apply Mr Josef Lebovic filter
Sepia photograph of Bill Elliott riding Phar Lap

Sepia photograph of Bill Elliott riding Phar Lap

Bill Elliott's Agua Caliente Racebook (Phar Lap) collection
Apply Bill Elliott's Agua Caliente Racebook (Phar Lap) collection filter
Photographs
Apply Photographs filter
Protest placard of 'Our Future is Here Not in the City', Griffith, 15 December 2011

Protest placard of 'Our Future is Here Not in the City', Gri...

Murray-Darling Basin Authority collection
Apply Murray-Darling Basin Authority collection filter
Placards
Apply Placards filter
Bourke, New South Wales, Australia
Apply Bourke, New South Wales, Australia filter
2011
Apply 2011 filter
View of the C.M. Customs Club at Kulangsu Amoy from the recreation ground. Aug 1921

View of the C.M. Customs Club at Kulangsu Amoy from the recr...

Anne Stockton collection no. 1
Apply Anne Stockton collection no. 1 filter
Photographs
Apply Photographs filter
Karl H. Aumuller
Apply Karl H. Aumuller filter
1913
Apply 1913 filter
Child's drawing

Child's drawing

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
Apply Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2 filter
Drawings
Apply Drawings filter
Djalun
Apply Djalun filter
Weapon - Boomerang

Weapon - Boomerang

Dr Herbert Basedow collection
Apply Dr Herbert Basedow collection filter
Boomerangs
Apply Boomerangs filter
Stand alone

Stand alone

Political Cartooning 2006 collection - Bruce Petty
Apply Political Cartooning 2006 collection - Bruce Petty filter
Cartoons
Apply Cartoons filter
Mr Bruce Petty
Apply Mr Bruce Petty filter
A Corner of Cumberland Street, Sydney

A Corner of Cumberland Street, Sydney

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
Apply Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1 filter
Postcards
Apply Postcards filter
Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Apply Sydney, New South Wales, Australia filter
Katherine L. Farran
Apply Katherine L. Farran filter
Parkinson & Frodsham Marine Chronometer No 3617 in a wooden case

Parkinson & Frodsham Marine Chronometer No 3617 in a wooden ...

Department of Defence collection
Apply Department of Defence collection filter
Chronometers
Apply Chronometers filter
London, England
Apply London, England filter
Parkinson & Frodsham
Apply Parkinson & Frodsham filter
1840
Apply 1840 filter
Central Station City Underground Railway Sydney

Central Station City Underground Railway Sydney

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
Apply Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1 filter
Postcards
Apply Postcards filter
Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Apply Sydney, New South Wales, Australia filter
Kodak Ltd
Apply Kodak Ltd filter
Aboriginal breastplate for Thomas Tinboy, King of Nelligan

Aboriginal breastplate for Thomas Tinboy, King of Nelligan

Edmund Milne collection
Apply Edmund Milne collection filter
Aboriginal breastplates
Apply Aboriginal breastplates filter
Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Apply Sydney, New South Wales, Australia filter
H C. Jervis
Apply H C. Jervis filter
'Sacred ceremonial ground Gununguwuy' by Narritjin Maymuru, Djarrtipi, 1975

'Sacred ceremonial ground Gununguwuy' by Narritjin Maymuru, ...

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
Apply Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2 filter
Bark paintings
Apply Bark paintings filter
Blue Mud Bay, North-east Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
Apply Blue Mud Bay, North-east Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia filter
Narritjin Maymuru
Apply Narritjin Maymuru filter
1975
Apply 1975 filter
Vauxhall car in front of a Penong Hotel SA.

Vauxhall car in front of a Penong Hotel SA.

Colledge Family collection
Apply Colledge Family collection filter
Photographs
Apply Photographs filter
Penong, South Australia, Australia
Apply Penong, South Australia, Australia filter
Horse and Cowboy and Bullocks 1997

Horse and Cowboy and Bullocks 1997

Liesl Rockchild collection
Apply Liesl Rockchild collection filter
Bush toys
Apply Bush toys filter
Titjikala, Northern Territory, Australia
Apply Titjikala, Northern Territory, Australia filter
Johnny Young
Apply Johnny Young filter
1997
Apply 1997 filter
Plate No.11 from Carter's Floral Illustrations

Plate No.11 from Carter's Floral Illustrations

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
Apply Springfield - Faithfull Family collection filter
Prints
Apply Prints filter
Kimberley point

Kimberley point

Keith Goddard collection
Apply Keith Goddard collection filter
Spearheads
Apply Spearheads filter
Child's drawing

Child's drawing

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
Apply Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2 filter
Drawings
Apply Drawings filter
Nguiu, Bathurst Island, Northern Territory, Australia
Apply Nguiu, Bathurst Island, Northern Territory, Australia filter
Shaun Kerinaiua
Apply Shaun Kerinaiua filter
Special Prize card awarded at the Murrumbidgee Annual Show, Wagga Wagga, 1887

Special Prize card awarded at the Murrumbidgee Annual Show, ...

Springfield Merino Stud collection
Apply Springfield Merino Stud collection filter
Cards
Apply Cards filter
1887
Apply 1887 filter
GMH Pointers

GMH Pointers

Jack Heenan collection
Apply Jack Heenan collection filter
Magazines
Apply Magazines filter
GM Holden Ltd
Apply GM Holden Ltd filter
1951
Apply 1951 filter
Frying pan

Frying pan

Hilda Creager collection no. 1
Apply Hilda Creager collection no. 1 filter
Frying pans
Apply Frying pans filter
Convict love token from Joseph Taylor, 1845

Convict love token from Joseph Taylor, 1845

Timothy Millett collection
Apply Timothy Millett collection filter
Convict love tokens
Apply Convict love tokens filter
Child's drawing

Child's drawing

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
Apply Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2 filter
Drawings
Apply Drawings filter
Central Australia, Northern Territory, Australia
Apply Central Australia, Northern Territory, Australia filter
Linda Clyne
Apply Linda Clyne filter

"SECOND PRIZE, GOULBURN, 1907, A., P., AND H. SOCIETY"

Springfield Merino Stud collection
Apply Springfield Merino Stud collection filter
Cards
Apply Cards filter
1907
Apply 1907 filter
Bakelite canister

Bakelite canister

Rae Page collection
Apply Rae Page collection filter
Canisters
Apply Canisters filter
Child's drawing

Child's drawing

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
Apply Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2 filter
Drawings
Apply Drawings filter
Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
Apply Adelaide, South Australia, Australia filter
Child's drawing

Child's drawing

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
Apply Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2 filter
Drawings
Apply Drawings filter
Sofala, New South Wales, Australia
Apply Sofala, New South Wales, Australia filter
Daryl Saunders
Apply Daryl Saunders filter
Load more objects