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Three emus

Three emus

Balarinji Art collection no. 2
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Gouache paintings
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Balarinji Design Studio, Jumbana Group
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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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Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
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Maurice Taylor
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A bedroom with patchwork bedspread and curtains

A bedroom with patchwork bedspread and curtains

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Kangaroo mounted on a wishbone

Kangaroo mounted on a wishbone

Terence Lane collection
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Brooches
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1903
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Spearhead

Spearhead

Australian Institute of Anatomy collection
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Spearheads
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Barramundi dreaming

Barramundi dreaming

Balarinji Art collection no. 2
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Gouache paintings
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Balarinji Design Studio, Jumbana Group
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'dreamtime kangaroo spirit'

'dreamtime kangaroo spirit'

Balarinji Art collection no. 2
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Gouache paintings
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Balarinji Design Studio, Jumbana Group
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Teal arch with purple

Teal arch with purple

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

Habitations XV

The Christensen Fund collection no. 1
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Prints
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Paris, France
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Charles A. Lesueur
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1803
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World Tournament in Perth - Australia v New Zealand Sat 26th August, 1967

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History of Netball - Margaret Pewtress collection
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Scoresheets
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Die Schlact am Skaqerrak, Franz Schneider Verlag 1933

Die Schlact am Skaqerrak, Franz Schneider Verlag 1933

Vienna Mozart Boys Choir collection no. 1
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Books
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Mr Leopold 'Leo' Steger
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1933
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Sydney Harbour from Dawes Point

Sydney Harbour from Dawes Point

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Sydney Harbour, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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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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Gunbalanya (Oenpelli), Western Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Aus...
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Kathleen Garnardj
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Child's drawing

Child's drawing

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Nollamara, Perth, Western Australia, Australia
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Karena Mullen
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Exercise book containing John Grosse composition 1947

Exercise book containing John Grosse composition 1947

Reverend John Grosse collection
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Exercise books
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Reverend John Grosse
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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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Byrnes Bush, Botany

Byrnes Bush, Botany

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Botany, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Tax Stamps sheet

Tax Stamps sheet

Carmelo Mirabelli collection no. 1
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Financial records
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Shepparton, Goulburn Valley, Victoria, Australia
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Mr Carmelo Mirabelli
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1957
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Child's drawing

Child's drawing

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Eugene
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Town Dance

Town Dance

Balarinji Art collection no. 2
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Gouache paintings
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Balarinji Design Studio, Jumbana Group
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Stone tool - Knife

Stone tool - Knife

Edmund Milne collection
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Stone tools
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A Strange Sea-Creature.

A Strange Sea-Creature.

Dorothy Bennett collection
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Bark paintings
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Bathurst Island, Northern Territory, Australia
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Tipiloura
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The Observatory, Sydney

The Observatory, Sydney

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Sydney Observatory, The Rocks, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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The Night-Soil Man

The Night-Soil Man

Vane Lindesay collection no. 1
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Cartoons
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Mr Vane Lindesay
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Poster

Poster

Union of Australian Women collection
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Ms Audrey McDonald
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1950
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QSL card for 3HA, The Age Broadcasting Service

QSL card for 3HA, The Age Broadcasting Service

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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QSL cards
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Victoria, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1936
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Spillway, Maroondah Lake, Healesville

Spillway, Maroondah Lake, Healesville

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Maroondah Reservoir, Maroondah, Victoria, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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Photograph of a mixed tennis team, including Norma Thompson, Canberra, 1932

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Thompson Family collection
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Convict love token from George West, 1840

Convict love token from George West, 1840

Timothy Millett collection
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Convict love tokens
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Australian bicentennial commemorative medal depicting the Eureka Stockade

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Coles-Myer collection
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Commemorative medals
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Victoria, Australia
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Coles-Myer Ltd
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1854
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Painting depicts an anthropomorphic male figure

Painting depicts an anthropomorphic male figure

Dr Howard Morphy collection no. 3
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Bark paintings
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Yirrkala, East Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Silverwear Dept, Memo Lane Crawford Ltd. Gold Watch and gold bracelet

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Anne Stockton collection no. 1
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Invoices
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C. Blythe from the 1901-02 English Cricket Team to Australia

C. Blythe from the 1901-02 English Cricket Team to Australia

Nanette Ward collection
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Commemorative badges
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Whitehead and Hoag
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Masonic Life Governor jewel

Masonic Life Governor jewel

Ronald L Gale Masonic collection no. 1
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Regalia
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Leslie H. Gale
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Copper Charlotte Medal

Copper Charlotte Medal

Copper Charlotte Medal collection
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Commemorative medals
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Bark container

Bark container

Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Containers
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Port George IV, Western Australia, Australia
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Three men and a woman dressed in theatrical costume

Three men and a woman dressed in theatrical costume

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Talma & Co
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Snapshots of the tour of the Fifteenth Australian Eleven in England and South Africa, Season 1921

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Nanette Ward collection
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Photograph albums
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England
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Kodak Ltd
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1921
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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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Janelle Toby
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The Travels of the Man, Jundaruna

The Travels of the Man, Jundaruna

American-Australian Scientific Expedition to Arnhem Land (AASEAL) c...
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Bark paintings
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Groote Eylandt, Northern Territory, Australia
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Minimini Numalkiyiya Mamarika
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1948
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Convict love token from John Harris, 1829

Convict love token from John Harris, 1829

Timothy Millett collection
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Convict love tokens
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Handwritten note about friendship

Handwritten note about friendship

Ruby Lee collection
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1952
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Circular green and white crocheted teapot stand

Circular green and white crocheted teapot stand

Lois Grosse collection
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Teapot stands
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Poster - 'South Africa is a political prison'

Poster - 'South Africa is a political prison'

Kerry Browning collection
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Political posters
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South Africa, Africa
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Ceramic kangaroo figure with a large triangular body and a small head

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Terence Lane collection
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Sculptures
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GRANVILLE SHOW. 1942, red felt show pennant with gold-coloured block text

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Colledge Family collection
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Prizes
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Granville, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Miss Emilie Roach
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1942
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Concept photograph of artists from the Campfire Group seated at the boardroom table of the Queensland Art Gallery

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Campfire Group All Stock Must Go collection
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Photographs
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Brisbane, Queensland, Australia
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Campfire Group
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Ceramic tobacco jar with lid, shaped as a dog

Ceramic tobacco jar with lid, shaped as a dog

William and Jeanette Derham Family - Bendigo Pottery collection
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Tobacco jars
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1878
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The Chalet, Mt Buffalo, Vic

The Chalet, Mt Buffalo, Vic

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mount Buffalo Chalet, Victoria, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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Child's drawing of Albert Namatjira

Child's drawing of Albert Namatjira

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Drawings
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Kirton Point, South Australia, Australia
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Billy Miller
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Poster

Poster

Union of Australian Women collection
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Ms Audrey McDonald
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1950
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Postcard featuring a coloured printed scene of German and French flags flying side by side.

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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Lantern slide - Pitjantjatjara men wearing wooden hair ornaments known as 'elenba', central Australia, photographed by Herbert Basedow, 1920-1924

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Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Lantern slides
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Northern Central Australia, Northern Territory, Australia
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Dr Herbert Basedow
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1920
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Three crocodiles

Three crocodiles

Balarinji Art collection no. 2
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Gouache paintings
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Balarinji Design Studio, Jumbana Group
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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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Port Keats (Wadeye), Northern Territory, Australia
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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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Patricia Marrfurra
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Piti, or wooden bowl

Piti, or wooden bowl

Maruku Arts collection no. 3
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Containers
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Topsy Tjulyata
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2003
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A straight shaped piece of dogwood with bark still attached

A straight shaped piece of dogwood with bark still attached

Roy Barker collection no. 1
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Samples
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Poster '...SATURDAY AUGUST 5 HIROSHIMA DAY 1989 ASSEMBLE 11 am BELMORE PARK CITY'

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People for Nuclear Disarmament collection no. 2
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Political posters
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Hiroshima, Japan
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People for Nuclear Disarmament
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1989
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The Epicurean.  A Tale and Alciphron.

The Epicurean. A Tale and Alciphron.

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Books
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1838
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