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Watercolour painting of a magpie sitting on a branch, which was given by the artist to William Scott for helping him

Watercolour painting of a magpie sitting on a branch, which ...

Helen Cocks collection
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Watercolour paintings
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Tenterfield, New South Wales, Australia
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Neville W. Cayley Snr
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1898
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Boomerang

Boomerang

Stan Mitchell collection
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Boomerangs
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Message stick

Message stick

Stan Mitchell collection
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Carvings
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Adelaide Electric Trams, Opened March 9, 1909. First Car Driven by Mrs. Price.

Adelaide Electric Trams, Opened March 9, 1909. First Car Dri...

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
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Mrs Anne E. Price
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1909
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Spearthrower

Spearthrower

American-Australian Scientific Expedition to Arnhem Land (AASEAL) c...
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Spearthrowers
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Umbakumba, Groote Eylandt, Northern Territory, Australia
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Nangiliana
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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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Bowls
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Staffordshire, England
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Wedgwood
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1987
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Commonwealth Ave. Hotel Canberra + Albert Hall

Commonwealth Ave. Hotel Canberra + Albert Hall

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Parkes, Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Lock Broom

Lock Broom

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Weapon - Spearthrower

Weapon - Spearthrower

American-Australian Scientific Expedition to Arnhem Land (AASEAL) c...
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Spearthrowers
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Milingimbi, Central Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Mr Charles P. Mountford
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1948
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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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Maningrida, West Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Shane Namurki
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Cardboard box

Cardboard box

Thompson Family collection
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Boxes
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Sacred Heart Convent, Rose Bay N.S.W.

Sacred Heart Convent, Rose Bay N.S.W.

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Rose Bay, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Australian bush scene, with a quote from A.B. Paterson

Australian bush scene, with a quote from A.B. Paterson

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Xmas Joys be Thine. Mount Kosciosko

Xmas Joys be Thine. Mount Kosciosko

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mount Kosciusko, Snowy Mountains, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Hand-coloured photograph of Oscar Asche in Chu Chin Chow 1923

Hand-coloured photograph of Oscar Asche in Chu Chin Chow 192...

Herbert Browne collection
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Yancomani plum leaf

Yancomani plum leaf

Milikapiti Council collection
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Leaves
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The Broadway Sydney N.S.W. Christmas Greetings

The Broadway Sydney N.S.W. Christmas Greetings

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Germany
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Ilma

Ilma

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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'Napililingu', by Narritjin Maymuru, 1968

'Napililingu', by Narritjin Maymuru, 1968

J Davidson collection no. 3
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Bark paintings
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Yirrkala, East Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Narritjin Maymuru
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1968
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Australian War Memorial, Canberra

Australian War Memorial, Canberra

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Australian War Memorial, Campbell, Canberra, Australian Capital Ter...
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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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Debbie Cook
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National Park near Sydney

National Park near Sydney

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Gorby Goobie

Gorby Goobie

Mary Nicholson collection no. 2
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Sculptures
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North Melbourne, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Mr Peter Nicholson
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1988
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Boating on Lake Torrens, Adelaide, SA

Boating on Lake 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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1929
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YMCA, Brisbane

YMCA, Brisbane

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Brisbane, Queensland, Australia
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Young Mens Christian Association
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Part of Old Sydney Station by night

Part of Old Sydney Station by night

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Charles H. Kerry
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The Pool, Dee Why, NSW

The Pool, Dee Why, NSW

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Dee Why, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Earl Kitchener

Earl Kitchener

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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London, England
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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People on board boats with other boats nearby

People on board boats with other boats nearby

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographs
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Kodak Ltd
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Federation-era flag or bunting

Federation-era flag or bunting

John Ramsay collection
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Flags
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Dandenong, Victoria, Australia
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King George V
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W.W.F. Port Adelaide Branch [Waterside Workers Federation]

W.W.F. Port Adelaide Branch [Waterside Workers Federation]

Andrew Reeves collection no. 3
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Union badges
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Port Adelaide, Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
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Waterside Workers Federation (Port Adelaide Branch)
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Deserted hut

Deserted hut

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Australia
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J Hutchings
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On our selection

On our selection

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Australia
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Mr James A. Turner
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"GOULBURN A. P. & H SOCIETY'S ANNUAL SHOW, SECOND PRIZE, Awa...

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Certificates
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1938
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Botanical Gardens, Sydney

Botanical Gardens, Sydney

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Royal Botanic Gardens, Sydney, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1912
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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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Lennie Koowarta
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Mother Shipton's Prophecy

Mother Shipton's Prophecy

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Documents
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Federation-era bunting

Federation-era bunting

George and Sylvia Milne collection
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Commemorative objects
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Queen Mary
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1901
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Spear with hafted stone head

Spear with hafted stone head

American-Australian Scientific Expedition to Arnhem Land (AASEAL) c...
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Spears
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Gunbalanya (Oenpelli), Western Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Aus...
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White ochre used in painting

White ochre used in painting

Tandanya collection no. 3
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Ochre
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SS Paloona Hobart 1909

SS Paloona Hobart 1909

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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1909
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Captain R A Sharland SS Wyreema 1925

Captain R A Sharland SS Wyreema 1925

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographs
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1925
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Snake bone necklace, made by Vernon Graham

Snake bone necklace, made by Vernon Graham

Aboriginal Collection from Tasmania 2003 - Vernon Graham collection
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Necklaces
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Tasmania, Australia
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Vernon Graham
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'Wanydjarrpu,' bark painting, native species

'Wanydjarrpu,' 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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Hot water bottle

Hot water bottle

Petronella Wensing collection no. 1
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Hot water bottles
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1949
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A toy wagon constructed from a Vehicle Construction Kit

A toy wagon constructed from a Vehicle Construction Kit

Sir Roland Wilson collection no. 2
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Toy carts
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Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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Sir Roland Wilson
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1956
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Postcard showing a three masted ship run aground with the name Chateaubriand

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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Sturt Bay, Yorke Peninsula, South Australia, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1912
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Houses of Parliament Melbourne Australia

Houses of Parliament Melbourne Australia

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Bark painting titled Salmons and Turtles Fishing by Lipundja, Milingimbi, Northern Territory

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Dr Karel Kupka collection
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Bark paintings
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Milingimbi, Central Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Lipundja
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1963
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Small brown vinyl suticase used to transport the late-Pleistocene Mungo cremation to Canberra by archaeologist Professor D J Mulvaney

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D J Mulvaney collection
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Suitcases
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Lake Mungo, New South Wales, Australia
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Professor Derek J. Mulvaney
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1925
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Convict love token from William Walker, 1825

Convict love token from William Walker, 1825

Timothy Millett collection
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Convict love tokens
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Bark painting ' 'Cursing the Lovers' A painting of retribution' by Paddy Compass Namatbara

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Dorothy Bennett collection
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Paddy C. Namatbara
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Soldiers Point, NSW

Soldiers Point, NSW

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Soldiers Point, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Two batsmen walking out to bat at the Melbourne Cricket Ground

Two batsmen walking out to bat at the Melbourne Cricket Grou...

Nanette Ward collection
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Melbourne Cricket Ground, Melbourne, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Edgar Richard Mayne
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1920
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A Happy Christmas from the Dolls and from the little Mothers too

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Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Photographs
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Safety Beach, Dromana, Vic.

Safety Beach, Dromana, Vic.

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Safety Beach, Dromana, Victoria, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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Pointed metal knife blade hafted into a rounded knob of adhesive

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Olive Pink collection
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Knives
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Not provided
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1977
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Bottle sealer

Bottle sealer

Hilda Creager collection no. 1
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Sealers
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 Lucian and Ethel Faithfull standing on the veranda of Bluestone Cottage

Lucian and Ethel Faithfull standing on the veranda of Blues...

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Weapon - Boomerang

Weapon - Boomerang

Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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