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Michael Kinsela, Chief of Cudgelbong

Michael Kinsela, Chief of Cudgelbong

Michael Kinsela, Chief of Cudgelbong Breastplate collection
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Aboriginal breastplates
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Osualal Dhagal by Dennis Nona and Alex Dawia

Osualal Dhagal by Dennis Nona and Alex Dawia

Blo Umi Yet Artwork Project collection
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Etchings
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Torres Strait Islands, Queensland, Australia
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Mr Dennis Nona
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Bone china coffee cup and saucer with a coloured Commonwealth Parliament Coat of Arms

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Parliament House Catering Service collection no. 1
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Cups and saucers
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England
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Royal Grafton
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1957
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Painting has a central image of a cross surrounded by a square infilled with linear patterning

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Dr Helen M Wurm collection no. 2
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Bark paintings
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Snake Bay, Melville Island, Northern Territory, Australia
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Maudie Tipupaju
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1965
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Boomerang

Boomerang

Stan Mitchell collection
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Glazed ceramic bowl with a narrow base

Glazed ceramic bowl with a narrow base

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Bowls
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Bathurst Island, Northern Territory, Australia
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John B. Tipiloura
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1976
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The Way of Life

The Way of Life

E Redlich collection
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Engraved emu eggs
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Warangesda Mission Station, Darlington Point, New South Wales, Aust...
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Joe Walsh
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1906
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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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Milingimbi, Central Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Rrikili
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Courtroom sketch 'Mrs Chamberlain' by Veronica O'Leary, dated 13 October 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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Child's drawing

Child's drawing

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Drawings
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Kirton Point, South Australia, Australia
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Unknown
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Turtle shell

Turtle shell

Gwen and Wayne Masters collection no. 2
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Animal parts
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Bowl with burnt engraved designs

Bowl with burnt engraved designs

Maruku Arts and Crafts collection no. 1
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Bowls
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Ernabella, South Australia, Australia
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Walter Pukutiwara
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Convict love token from W. Stokes, 1831

Convict love token from W. Stokes, 1831

Timothy Millett collection
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Convict love tokens
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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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Surry Hills, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Annie Saward
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'The Bremer Island Turtle Man' by Mawalan Marika, Yirrkala, 1967

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Dr Helen M Wurm collection no. 4
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Bark paintings
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Yirrkala, East Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Mawalan 1 Marika
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1967
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Fish fork with CPRR stamped into the handle

Fish fork with CPRR stamped into the handle

Parliament House Catering Service collection no. 1
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Fish forks
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Old Parliament House, Parkes, Canberra, Australian Capital Territor...
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Parliament of Australia
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Glass plate negative - Men and horses pulling the expedition car up a sandy stream bank, Victoria River district, Northern Territory, photographed by Herbert Basedow, 1922

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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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1922
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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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Daly River, Northern Territory, Australia
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Delores
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The rabbit dealer

The rabbit dealer

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Australia
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Mr Percy R. Campbell
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Wellington Street, Perth, WA

Wellington Street, Perth, WA

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Perth, Western Australia, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Leaving Redfern Station

Leaving Redfern Station

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Nowra, New South Wales, Australia
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Loch Katrine & Ellen's Isle

Loch Katrine & Ellen's Isle

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Postcards
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Penitentiary & Hospital, Port Arthur

Penitentiary & Hospital, Port Arthur

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Port Arthur, Tasman Peninsula, Tasmania, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Scout's Pathfinder badge certificate

Scout's Pathfinder badge certificate

Barry Williams collection
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Certificates
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Barry Williams
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1946
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Sketch of Beth Dean in a seated dance pose wearing an orange-brown costume with white swirls, [5 min Sketch by Bill Constable 1950]

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Beth Dean Carell collection no. 2
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Sketches
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Double Bay, Sydney, NSW

Double Bay, Sydney, NSW

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Double Bay, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Colour poster with the caption Buy home-grown canned fruits, issued by the Empire Marketing Board

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National Symbols Poster collection no. 2
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Posters
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Glasgow, Scotland
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Suspension bridge, Queanbeyan

Suspension bridge, Queanbeyan

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Queanbeyan, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1905
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Letter from Maurice Horn informing Vane Lindesay, 1976

Letter from Maurice Horn informing Vane Lindesay, 1976

Vane Lindesay collection no. 1
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Letters
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New York, United States of America
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Maurice Horn
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1976
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Ship docked at Pier Four Walsh Bay

Ship docked at Pier Four Walsh Bay

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

Weapon - Boomerang

Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Boomerangs
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Photograph titled 'C16 dense pear in forest country before insect attack at Chinchilla, Queensland in October 1926'

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Dr John Mann collection
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Photographs
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Chinchilla, Queensland, Australia
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1926
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Sydney, New South Wales

Sydney, New South Wales

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Australian Bush Life: Waiting for the Coach

Australian Bush Life: Waiting for the Coach

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Australia
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Jan Hendrik Scheltema
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Club

Club

A Morrison collection no. 1
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Clubs
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Weapon - Boomerang

Weapon - Boomerang

Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Boomerangs
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White china cup commemorating the sinking of SMS Emden by HMAS Sydney at Keeling Cocos Island on 9 November 1914

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Margaret Gibb collection
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Commemorative cups
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England
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Samuel Radford Ltd
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1914
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Manual 40 Hours calculator

Manual 40 Hours calculator

Hallmark Finance Limited collection
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Calculators
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Geelong, Victoria, Australia
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The Valley Mill
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Roman Catholic Church, Kerang, near Vic

Roman Catholic Church, Kerang, near Vic

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Kerang, Victoria, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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Postcard depicting Mary Pickford of Paramount-Artcraft Pictures

Postcard depicting Mary Pickford of Paramount-Artcraft Pictu...

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Edward Lee & Co Ltd
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1918
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Scout's Artist badge certificate

Scout's Artist badge certificate

Barry Williams collection
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Certificates
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Barry Williams
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1946
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Kind Regards From Newtown

Kind Regards From Newtown

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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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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Message stick

Message stick

Dr Helen M Wurm collection no. 1
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Message sticks
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Mornington Island, Queensland, Australia
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Not known
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1960
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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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Fine bone china bowl in a presentation case, especially made by Wedgwood to commemorate the Australian Bicentenary in 1988

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Waterford Wedgwood Australia Limited collection
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Commemorative objects
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Staffordshire, England
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Wedgwood
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1987
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Wallace's bird of paradise

Wallace's bird of paradise

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Australia
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Art Series
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Palm leaf basket from Port Essington, made by Ningoldie Blyth, 2015

Palm leaf basket from Port Essington, made by Ningoldie Blyt...

Port Essington collection no. 2
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Baskets
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Cobourg Peninnsula, Northern Territory, Australia
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Ningoldie Blyth
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2015
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Engraved boab nut 'An Affair is Suspected' by Jack Wherra

Engraved boab nut 'An Affair is Suspected' by Jack Wherra

Jack Wherra collection no. 1
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Nut carvings
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Mowanjum, West Kimberley, Western Australia, Australia
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Jack Wherra
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1963
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Technical drawing for a Percival aircraft titled

Technical drawing for a Percival aircraft titled "General As...

Dr Robert C Percival collection
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Technical drawings
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Mr Edgar W. Percival
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Bourne Creek, Kilcunda

Bourne Creek, Kilcunda

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Bourne Creek, Victoria, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Thirroul Baths

Thirroul Baths

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Thirroul, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Weapon - Boomerang

Weapon - Boomerang

Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Boomerangs
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Photograph of interior of a living room at Camelot, home of Lilian Faithfull after her marriage to William Hugh Anderson

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Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Photographs
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Cartoon of man seated in a lounge chair, watching three TV sets through binoculars

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Louis Zmak collection
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Cartoons
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Peter Harrigan
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1976
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Telegram from Alice Smith Caulfield Hospital

Telegram from Alice Smith Caulfield Hospital

Hazel Hooton and Elizabeth Gibson collection
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Telegrams
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Goulburn, New South Wales, Australia
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Mrs Hazel Hooton
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1918
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Chair leg rest

Chair leg rest

Hilda Creager collection no. 1
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Footstools
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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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Mount Isa, Queensland, Australia
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Mt Isa High School
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Yancomani plum leaf

Yancomani plum leaf

Milikapiti Council collection
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Leaves
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Hearty good wishes, greetings from Grahamstown, near Adelong

Hearty good wishes, greetings from Grahamstown, near Adelong

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Adelong, New South Wales, Australia
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J. Collis, Sydney
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Crab in seaweed hides from predators

Crab in seaweed hides from predators

Balarinji Art collection no. 2
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Gouache paintings
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Balarinji Design Studio, Jumbana Group
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