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
'Waruwiya' by Helicopter Tjungurrayi, 2007

'Waruwiya' by Helicopter Tjungurrayi, 2007

Canning Stock Route collection
Apply Canning Stock Route collection filter
Paintings
Apply Paintings filter
Kilykily, Western Australia, Australia
Apply Kilykily, Western Australia, Australia filter
Helicopter Tjungurrayi
Apply Helicopter Tjungurrayi filter
2007
Apply 2007 filter
Army Nurses Day, October 27th, 1917

Army Nurses Day, October 27th, 1917

Social History Museums (South Australia) collection
Apply Social History Museums (South Australia) collection filter
Wartime badges
Apply Wartime badges filter
North Fitzroy, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
Apply North Fitzroy, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia filter
A W. Patrick
Apply A W. Patrick filter
1917
Apply 1917 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
Woodenbong, New South Wales, Australia
Apply Woodenbong, New South Wales, Australia filter
Henry Davis
Apply Henry Davis filter
The first cup race.  By a  neck

The first cup race. By a neck

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
Apply Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1 filter
Postcards
Apply Postcards filter
Phil Blake
Apply Phil Blake filter
Epacris Impressa

Epacris Impressa

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
1875
Apply 1875 filter
Aboriginal Land Rights

Aboriginal Land Rights

Terry Fox collection
Apply Terry Fox collection filter
Political badges
Apply Political badges filter
'Kiritjinya', painted  by John Tjakamarra, 1975

'Kiritjinya', painted by John Tjakamarra, 1975

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
Apply Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2 filter
Paintings
Apply Paintings filter
Papunya, Central Australia, Northern Territory, Australia
Apply Papunya, Central Australia, Northern Territory, Australia filter
John Tjakamarra
Apply John Tjakamarra filter
1975
Apply 1975 filter
A Token from Australia - The Kookaburra's Evening Song

A Token from Australia - The Kookaburra's Evening Song

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
Album of drawings by Panga with loose leaf letters, photograph and booklet

Album of drawings by Panga with loose leaf letters, photogra...

Panga collection
Apply Panga collection filter
Art drawings
Apply Art drawings filter
Kitlen House - Mt Lofty

Kitlen House - Mt Lofty

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
Apply Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1 filter
Photographic postcards
Apply Photographic postcards filter
Mount Lofty, Mount Lofty Ranges, South Australia, Australia
Apply Mount Lofty, Mount Lofty Ranges, South Australia, Australia filter
Mr Josef Lebovic
Apply Mr Josef Lebovic filter
The Old Mill, Morley's Creek, Gundagai

The Old Mill, Morley's Creek, Gundagai

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
Apply Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1 filter
Photographic postcards
Apply Photographic postcards filter
Gundagai, New South Wales, Australia
Apply Gundagai, New South Wales, Australia filter
Mr Josef Lebovic
Apply Mr Josef Lebovic filter
1907
Apply 1907 filter
Armband - Milingimbi, N.T.

Armband - Milingimbi, N.T.

American-Australian Scientific Expedition to Arnhem Land (AASEAL) c...
Apply American-Australian Scientific Expedition to Arnhem Land (AASEAL) c... filter
Armbands
Apply Armbands filter
Milingimbi, Central Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
Apply Milingimbi, Central Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia filter
Mr Charles P. Mountford
Apply Mr Charles P. Mountford filter
1948
Apply 1948 filter
The Ocean Beach, Manly, NSW

The Ocean Beach, Manly, NSW

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
Apply Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1 filter
Photographic postcards
Apply Photographic postcards filter
South Steyne Beach, Manly, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Apply South Steyne Beach, Manly, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia filter
Rose Stereograph Co.
Apply Rose Stereograph Co. filter
Weapon - Boomerang

Weapon - Boomerang

Dr Herbert Basedow collection
Apply Dr Herbert Basedow collection filter
Boomerangs
Apply Boomerangs filter
'Kunkun' by Nora Nangapa, Nora Wompi, Bugai Whylouter, Kumpaya Girgaba, 2008

'Kunkun' by Nora Nangapa, Nora Wompi, Bugai Whylouter, Kumpa...

Canning Stock Route collection
Apply Canning Stock Route collection filter
Paintings
Apply Paintings filter
Canning Stock Route, , Australia
Apply Canning Stock Route, , Australia filter
Nora Nangapa
Apply Nora Nangapa filter
2008
Apply 2008 filter
Photographic postcard of The Australian Cricket Team in England, 1905

Photographic postcard of The Australian Cricket Team in Engl...

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
Apply Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1 filter
Postcards
Apply Postcards filter
New Zealand
Apply New Zealand filter
The Rotary Photographic Company Ltd
Apply The Rotary Photographic Company Ltd filter
1905
Apply 1905 filter
Set of five glass eggcups

Set of five glass eggcups

Nancy Hamilton collection no. 2
Apply Nancy Hamilton collection no. 2 filter
Eggcups
Apply Eggcups filter
New South Wales, Australia
Apply New South Wales, Australia filter
Mr William Barbour Smith
Apply Mr William Barbour Smith filter
Bridge Street, Sydney

Bridge Street, Sydney

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
Apply Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1 filter
Photographic postcards
Apply Photographic postcards filter
Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Apply Sydney, New South Wales, Australia filter
Mr Josef Lebovic
Apply Mr Josef Lebovic filter
Hakea nodosa

Hakea nodosa

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
1875
Apply 1875 filter
Catalogue for 'Sampsons', Adelaide, June 1935

Catalogue for 'Sampsons', Adelaide, June 1935

Cycling in Australia - Ephemera collection no.1
Apply Cycling in Australia - Ephemera collection no.1 filter
Sales catalogues
Apply Sales catalogues filter
Brass button with military insignia

Brass button with military insignia

Parsons collection
Apply Parsons collection filter
Military buttons
Apply Military buttons filter
Malta-Maltese Cab (Carrozin)

Malta-Maltese Cab (Carrozin)

Adrian Luck collection no. 1
Apply Adrian Luck collection no. 1 filter
Photographic postcards
Apply Photographic postcards filter
Malta
Apply Malta filter
1932
Apply 1932 filter
Bark painting depicting Macassan parangs by Mawalan Marika, Yirrkala, 1965

Bark painting depicting Macassan parangs by Mawalan Marika, ...

J Davidson collection no. 3
Apply J Davidson collection no. 3 filter
Bark paintings
Apply Bark paintings filter
Yirrkala, East Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
Apply Yirrkala, East Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia filter
Mawalan 1 Marika
Apply Mawalan 1 Marika filter
1965
Apply 1965 filter
Leather dog shoe worn on long bush walking trips in the Blue Mountains by the Dunphy's fox terrier named Dextre

Leather dog shoe worn on long bush walking trips in the Blue...

Milo Dunphy collection no. 1
Apply Milo Dunphy collection no. 1 filter
Animal accessories
Apply Animal accessories filter
Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Apply Sydney, New South Wales, Australia filter
Mr Myles J Dunphy
Apply Mr Myles J Dunphy filter
1925
Apply 1925 filter
Boys on the lime topped rocks

Boys on the lime topped rocks

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
Dillenia Alata

Dillenia Alata

Banks Florilegium collection
Apply Banks Florilegium collection filter
Engravings
Apply Engravings filter
Alecto Historical Editions
Apply Alecto Historical Editions filter
1980
Apply 1980 filter
Paintbrush

Paintbrush

Milikapiti Council collection
Apply Milikapiti Council collection filter
Paintbrushes
Apply Paintbrushes 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
Yuendumu, Northern Territory, Australia
Apply Yuendumu, Northern Territory, Australia filter
Moses Jampijinpa Fry
Apply Moses Jampijinpa Fry filter
Photographs
Apply Photographs filter
Sam, King of Merton, Presented by William Dawes Esq

Sam, King of Merton, Presented by William Dawes Esq

L Richard Smith breastplate collection
Apply L Richard Smith breastplate collection filter
Aboriginal breastplates
Apply Aboriginal breastplates filter
King Sam
Apply King Sam filter
The fig avenue, Botanical Gardens, Adelaide, SA

The fig avenue, Botanical Gardens, Adelaide, SA

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
Apply Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1 filter
Photographic postcards
Apply Photographic postcards filter
Botanic Gardens, Adelaide, Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
Apply Botanic Gardens, Adelaide, Adelaide, South Australia, Australia filter
Rose Stereograph Co.
Apply Rose Stereograph Co. filter
Part of a bridge, still under construction, with people standing around and on the bridge

Part of a bridge, still under construction, with people stan...

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
Illustration of flowers and a Christmas verse,

Illustration of flowers and a Christmas verse, "Joy Bells ar...

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
Apply Springfield - Faithfull Family collection filter
Postcards
Apply Postcards filter
Convict love token from C. Perkins., 1843

Convict love token from C. Perkins., 1843

Timothy Millett collection
Apply Timothy Millett collection filter
Convict love tokens
Apply Convict love tokens filter
Piccadilly from Carminow, Mt Lofty, SA

Piccadilly from Carminow, Mt Lofty, SA

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
Apply Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1 filter
Photographic postcards
Apply Photographic postcards filter
Piccadilly, Adelaide Hills, South Australia, Australia
Apply Piccadilly, Adelaide Hills, South Australia, Australia filter
Rose Stereograph Co.
Apply Rose Stereograph Co. filter
Carved human figure

Carved human figure

Papuan Official collection
Apply Papuan Official collection filter
Carvings
Apply Carvings filter
Milne Bay Province, Papua New Guinea
Apply Milne Bay Province, Papua New Guinea filter
1915
Apply 1915 filter
Photograph of Ben Chifley and two of his brothers

Photograph of Ben Chifley and two of his brothers

Ben Chifley collection no. 3
Apply Ben Chifley collection no. 3 filter
Documents
Apply Documents filter
Canoe repair kit assembled and used by Olegas Truchanas

Canoe repair kit assembled and used by Olegas Truchanas

Melva Truchanas collection
Apply Melva Truchanas collection filter
Repair kits
Apply Repair kits filter
South West Tasmania, Tasmania, Australia
Apply South West Tasmania, Tasmania, Australia filter
Olegas Truchanas
Apply Olegas Truchanas filter
1968
Apply 1968 filter
Weapon - Spear

Weapon - Spear

American-Australian Scientific Expedition to Arnhem Land (AASEAL) c...
Apply American-Australian Scientific Expedition to Arnhem Land (AASEAL) c... filter
Spears
Apply Spears filter
Groote Eylandt, Northern Territory, Australia
Apply Groote Eylandt, Northern Territory, Australia filter
Mr Charles P. Mountford
Apply Mr Charles P. Mountford filter
1948
Apply 1948 filter
A Christmas Remembrance

A Christmas Remembrance

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
1918
Apply 1918 filter
Calendar

Calendar

Justice Else-Mitchell collection no. 1
Apply Justice Else-Mitchell collection no. 1 filter
Calendars
Apply Calendars filter
The Manangii Miwal finds the Sugarbag Dreaming  (wild honey).

The Manangii Miwal finds the Sugarbag Dreaming (wild honey)...

Dorothy Bennett collection
Apply Dorothy Bennett collection filter
Bark paintings
Apply Bark paintings filter
Milingimbi, Central Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
Apply Milingimbi, Central Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia filter
Djarrabuli
Apply Djarrabuli filter
Advertising card featuring boxer Milburn Saylor, 'Light-weight Tornado', 28 March 1914

Advertising card featuring boxer Milburn Saylor, 'Light-weig...

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
Apply Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1 filter
Advertising cards
Apply Advertising cards filter
Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Apply Sydney, New South Wales, Australia filter
Mr Milburn Saylor
Apply Mr Milburn Saylor filter
1914
Apply 1914 filter
QSL card for VK2QC

QSL card for VK2QC

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
Apply Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1 filter
QSL cards
Apply QSL cards filter
New South Wales, Australia
Apply New South Wales, Australia filter
Mr Josef Lebovic
Apply Mr Josef Lebovic filter
1991
Apply 1991 filter
Children canoeing [Narrabeen Lakes]

Children canoeing [Narrabeen Lakes]

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
F.L. Vines

F.L. Vines

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
Apply Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1 filter
Postcards
Apply Postcards filter
Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
Apply Melbourne, Victoria, Australia filter
1911
Apply 1911 filter
A Merry Christmas - Harvest Time by Jan Hendrik Scheltema

A Merry Christmas - Harvest Time by Jan Hendrik Scheltema

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
Apply Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1 filter
Postcards
Apply Postcards filter
Australia
Apply Australia filter
Jan Hendrik Scheltema
Apply Jan Hendrik Scheltema filter
40 GHz Transmitter unit

40 GHz Transmitter unit

CSIRO WLAN collection
Apply CSIRO WLAN collection filter
Transmitters
Apply Transmitters filter
Photograph album

Photograph album

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
Apply Springfield - Faithfull Family collection filter
Photograph albums
Apply Photograph albums filter
The wheat team

The wheat team

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
Postcard - Father, teacher says I've gotter bring a penny wi' me to school termorrer

Postcard - Father, teacher says I've gotter bring a penny wi...

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
Apply Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1 filter
Postcards
Apply Postcards filter
England, Great Britain
Apply England, Great Britain filter
Raphael Tuck & Sons
Apply Raphael Tuck & Sons 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
Port Keats (Wadeye), Northern Territory, Australia
Apply Port Keats (Wadeye), Northern Territory, Australia filter
Jack V. Kinthari
Apply Jack V. Kinthari filter
Haven't we met before?

Haven't we met before?

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
Three men walking down a path towards a large building in the distance

Three men walking down a path towards a large building in th...

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
Where the waves roll whitening to the land.

Where the waves roll whitening to the land.

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
Apply Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1 filter
Postcards
Apply Postcards filter
W Lister-Lister
Apply W Lister-Lister filter
Seven grey glass eyes at various stages of completion with display stand

Seven grey glass eyes at various stages of completion with d...

Paul McClarin collection
Apply Paul McClarin collection filter
Glass eyes
Apply Glass eyes filter
Mr Paul McClarin
Apply Mr Paul McClarin filter
Female sculpture of the Flying Seven Sisters - made by Angilyiya Tjapiti Mitchelll and Sokaway Paula Lyons, 2015

Female sculpture of the Flying Seven Sisters - made by Angil...

Tjanpi 'Flying Seven Sisters' collection
Apply Tjanpi 'Flying Seven Sisters' collection filter
Sculptures
Apply Sculptures filter
Kuru Ala, Western Australia, Australia
Apply Kuru Ala, Western Australia, Australia filter
Angilyiya T. Mitchell
Apply Angilyiya T. Mitchell filter
2015
Apply 2015 filter
Black and white photograph of a horse behind a post and rail fence in front of the stables at Springfield

Black and white photograph of a horse behind a post and rail...

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
Apply Springfield - Faithfull Family collection filter
Photographs
Apply Photographs filter
How the kangaroo got his tail

How the kangaroo got his tail

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
Apply Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2 filter
Drawings
Apply Drawings filter
Goulburn Islands, Northern Territory, Australia
Apply Goulburn Islands, Northern Territory, Australia filter
Ralph Gumudul
Apply Ralph Gumudul filter
1974
Apply 1974 filter
Wooden container

Wooden container

Dr Herbert Basedow collection
Apply Dr Herbert Basedow collection filter
Containers
Apply Containers filter
Load more objects