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Model of a wooden throwing stick (witwit)

Model of a wooden throwing stick (witwit)

JC Le Souef collection
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Small scale models
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Elwood, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Mr Albert A. Le Souef
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1868
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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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Cabbage Tree Island, New South Wales, Australia
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Leonie Kapeen
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Merchant Mills Dept. (18

Merchant Mills Dept. (18" Mill Rolling]

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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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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Drawings
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Alice Springs, Northern Territory, Australia
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Geoffrey Pepprill
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Festliederbuchlein..festive hymns of the U.E.L.C.A owned by Reverend John Grosse

Festliederbuchlein..festive hymns of the U.E.L.C.A owned by ...

Reverend John Grosse collection
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Religious books
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Reverend John Grosse
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Phonograph used by anthropologist AP Elkin on his first expedition in 1927 to the Kimberley

Phonograph used by anthropologist AP Elkin on his first expe...

Macleay Museum collection
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Phonographs
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United States of America
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Thomas A Edison Inc
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1906
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Lantern slide - Herbert Basedow, plains east of Lyndhurst, South Australia, photographed by Herbert Basedow or unknown, 1907

Lantern slide - Herbert Basedow, plains east of Lyndhurst, S...

Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Lantern slides
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Lyndhurst, South Australia, Australia
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Unknown
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1907
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Hounville

Hounville

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Huonville, Tasmania, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Shoe bag

Shoe bag

Lois Grosse collection
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Shoe bags
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Aphanopetalum resinosum

Aphanopetalum resinosum

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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1876
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Weapon - Boomerang

Weapon - Boomerang

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Boomerangs
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Central Australia, Australia
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Weapon - Club - wooden

Weapon - Club - wooden

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Clubs
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Certificate

Certificate

Woodleigh Shorthorn Stud collection
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Prize certificates
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Royal Agricultural Society of Victoria
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1967
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Gardens by the River Torrens, Adelaide, SA

Gardens by the River Torrens, Adelaide, SA

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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Electronic microscope S/N 398522

Electronic microscope S/N 398522

Australian Survey Office collection no. 1
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Geophysical survey equipment
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Whitby market PLace in 1884 with the Old Town Hall in the background

Whitby market PLace in 1884 with the Old Town Hall in the ba...

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1884
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Red dots and orange squares on red

Red dots and orange squares on red

Balarinji Art collection no. 2
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Gouache paintings
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Balarinji Design Studio, Jumbana Group
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Model wooden club with a large pineapple head

Model wooden club with a large pineapple head

JC Le Souef collection
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Small scale models
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Elwood, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Mr Albert A. Le Souef
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1868
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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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Susanne Hayes
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Fibre basket with strands of fabric

Fibre basket with strands of fabric

University of Sydney collection
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Baskets
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Child's drawing

Child's drawing

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Peter Koongotema
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The plough, evening

The plough, evening

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Australia
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J Hutchings
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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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A young Australian

A young Australian

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1907
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Poster titled 'The Story of Forwards-Backwards Land'

Poster titled 'The Story of Forwards-Backwards Land'

Benny Zable collection no. 2
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Political posters
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1985
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Purukapal drowned himself and carry his dead son into the sea

Purukapal drowned himself and carry his dead son into the se...

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Drawings
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Bathurst Island, Northern Territory, Australia
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John V. Orsto
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Postcard featuring Hay Street, Perth

Postcard featuring Hay Street, Perth

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Perth, Western Australia, Australia
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Copy of Stradivari's 'Alard' violin, made by Australian mastercraftsman A E Smith in 1954

Copy of Stradivari's 'Alard' violin, made by Australian mast...

EV Llewellyn collection
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Violins
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Arthur E. Smith
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1954
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QSL card for VK2DF

QSL card for VK2DF

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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QSL cards
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New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Merit certificate awarded to Ruby Monaghan

Merit certificate awarded to Ruby Monaghan

Ruby Lee collection
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Certificates
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Illawarra, New South Wales, Australia
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Mrs Ruby Lee
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1930
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Domed wire food cover

Domed wire food cover

Thompson Family collection
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Food covers
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Champion Prize card awarded at the Murrumbidgee Annual Show, Wagga Wagga, 1890

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Springfield Merino Stud collection
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Cards
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1890
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Remains of a

Remains of a "Pepper box" revolver

Royal Australian Historical Society collection no. 2
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Revolvers
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Young, New South Wales, Australia
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Chinese Miners
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1845
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Booklet titled 'Episodes - A Glimpse of Australia-Japan Relations 1859-1979'

Booklet titled 'Episodes - A Glimpse of Australia-Japan Rela...

Thompson Family collection
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Booklets
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Japan
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1859
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Painting depicts 8 lizards

Painting depicts 8 lizards

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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Lardjanga
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1967
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Advertising card featuring Eddie McGoorty vs Jeff Smith

Advertising card featuring Eddie McGoorty vs Jeff Smith

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Advertising cards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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High Beam Trade-mark Gas fire

High Beam Trade-mark Gas fire

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Advertising postcards
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England, United Kingdom
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John Wright and Co. Ltd
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Postcard featuring a coloured print of a German soldier being urinated on by

Postcard featuring a coloured print of a German soldier bein...

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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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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Photographs
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Dhari (headdress) by George Nona, 2007

Dhari (headdress) by George Nona, 2007

George Nona collection
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Headdresses
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Torres Strait, ,
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Mr George Nona
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2007
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Mrs Bland Holt

Mrs Bland Holt

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Art Series
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'Warrkarr', bark painting, native plant species

'Warrkarr', 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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2013
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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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Amata, South Australia, Australia
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Mildred Lyons
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George III beef wood (casuarina) and tulipwood banded Pembroke White-Hamond table from the First Fleet

George III beef wood (casuarina) and tulipwood banded Pembro...

First Fleet Table collection
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Tables
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London, England
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Surgeon-General John White
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1788
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Shoalhaven River, NSW

Shoalhaven River, NSW

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Shoalhaven River, New South Wales, Australia
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Dr R Riches
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Clifton Gardens

Clifton Gardens

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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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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Circular Quay, from the Harbour, Sydney

Circular Quay, from the Harbour, Sydney

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Circular Quay, Sydney Cove, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1907
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Water Lily Lagoon

Water Lily Lagoon

Dorothy Bennett collection
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Bark paintings
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Bathurst Island, Northern Territory, Australia
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Tampurruworriwua
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'Galayarr' on Rakay', bark painting, native species

'Galayarr' on Rakay', bark painting, native 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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Boondara showing horse teams hitched to wagons loaded with wool bales.

Boondara showing horse teams hitched to wagons loaded with w...

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Boondara, Western Australia, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1918
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Armband

Armband

Charles Hart collection
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Armbands
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Kungkarrangkalpa (2011) by Tjapartji Bates

Kungkarrangkalpa (2011) by Tjapartji Bates

Warakurna Seven Sisters collection
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Acrylic paintings
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Tjapartji K. Bates
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2011
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Farmhouse and paddocks

Farmhouse and paddocks

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Bark painting

Bark painting

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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Paddy Fish (Fisherman), Irimiati
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1965
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Hydrocotyle geranifolia

Hydrocotyle geranifolia

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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'Djalkurrk', bark painting, native plant species

'Djalkurrk', 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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Courtroom sketch of the Chamberlain trial by Veronica O'Leary, 1982

Courtroom sketch of the Chamberlain trial by Veronica O'Lear...

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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View over water, with a fence in the foreground

View over water, with a fence in the foreground

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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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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Drawings
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Michael Clark
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Cumberland River, Lorne

Cumberland River, Lorne

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Cumberland River, Victoria, Australia
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Mr Charles H. Young
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1907
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