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Squares on pale brown

Squares on pale brown

Balarinji Art collection no. 2
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Gouache paintings
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Balarinji Design Studio, Jumbana Group
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St Peters Church, East Maitland NSW

St Peters Church, East Maitland NSW

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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East Maitland, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1908
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Yar-Yar

Yar-Yar

Clarrie King collection
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Cartoons
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Clarrie King
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1968
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YMCA - Coming Home 1919

YMCA - Coming Home 1919

Social History Museums (South Australia) collection
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Club badges
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Young Mens Christian Association
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1919
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Joan Stanbury standing between two tethered bulls, possibly at an agricultural show.

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Joan Stanbury collection
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Photographs
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Courtroom sketch 'Tom Pauling questioning Mrs. Wittaker.' by Veronica O'Leary dated 17 September 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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A set of two glasses

A set of two glasses

Nancy Hamilton collection no. 2
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Glasses
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New South Wales, Australia
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Mr William Barbour Smith
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1980
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'Wungapu', Painted hollow log, native plant species

'Wungapu', Painted hollow log, native plant species

Mulkun Wirrpanda collection
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Coffins
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Yirrkala, East Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Mulkun Wirrpanda
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G.P.O. Sydney (General Post Office)

G.P.O. Sydney (General Post Office)

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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'BINGARRA,' MANLY FERRY SYDNEY.

'BINGARRA,' MANLY FERRY SYDNEY.

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Questions and Answers

Questions and Answers

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Manuscripts
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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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Angela Neidacowie
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Pimelea phylicoides

Pimelea phylicoides

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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Two systems

Two systems

Political Humour Competition 1997 collection
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Cartoons
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Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
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Mr Michael Atchison
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1997
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Engraved boab nut 'Attempt to Seduce a Wife' by Jack Wherra

Engraved boab nut 'Attempt to Seduce a Wife' 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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Sympathy letter to Mr and Mrs Campbell after being attacked by bushrangers Ben Hall, John O'Meally and John Gilbert

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Veda Hope collection
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Letters
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Forbes, New South Wales, Australia
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Amelia Campbell
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1864
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Georgie Peorgie

Georgie Peorgie

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Muriel G. Nicholls
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Cat sitting on a chair in the garden at Springfield.

Cat sitting on a chair in the garden at Springfield.

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Photographs
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Keyhole saw

Keyhole saw

George Henry Taylor collection
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Keyhole saws
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England
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Mr George H. Taylor
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Poster -

Poster - "African National Congress"

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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Radio desk with amateur radio equipment, associated with Morrie Meyers, September 1967.

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Gweneth Meyers collection
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Photographs
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Mr Morris H. Meyers OBE
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Overlooking Newcastel, NSW

Overlooking Newcastel, NSW

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Newcastle, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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WHITE CRANES.

WHITE CRANES.

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Charles H. Kerry
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Postcard with photograph captioned The Harbour Bridge Sydney N.S.W.

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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Sydney Harbour Bridge, Sydney Harbour, Sydney, New South Wales, Aus...
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Hinged pill box

Hinged pill box

Sir Hubert Opperman collection no. 2
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Pillboxes
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Weapon - Boomerang

Weapon - Boomerang

Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Boomerangs
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Central Australia, Australia
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'Bush Tucker' by Ngilpirr Spider Snell, 2007

'Bush Tucker' by Ngilpirr Spider Snell, 2007

Canning Stock Route collection
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Paintings
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Fitzroy Crossing, Western Australia, Australia
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Ngilpirr S. Snell
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2007
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Ernabella Walka early water colour design

Ernabella Walka early water colour design

Winifred Hilliard collection no. 3
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Watercolour paintings
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Ernabella, South Australia, Australia
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Unknown
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Courtroom sketch of the Chamberlain trial by Veronica O'Leary, 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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Club

Club

Professor Henry and Luise Krips collection
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Clubs
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Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
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Not provided
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1993
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Spear

Spear

Roy Barker collection no. 1
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Spears
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Trophy awarded to 'Tania Verstak Miss Australia in recognition of outstanding service for Queensland Industry'

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Tania Verstak collection
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Trophies
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Mrs Tania Young
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Burra Cheer-Up Society, Violet Day, 6 July 1917, fundraising badge

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Social History Museums (South Australia) collection
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Wartime badges
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North Fitzroy, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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A W. Patrick
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1917
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Boulogne Restaurant

Boulogne Restaurant

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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London, England
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Bark painting 'Waterhole Life' by David Malangi, Milingimbi

Bark painting 'Waterhole Life' by David Malangi, Milingimbi

Y Pettinato collection
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Bark paintings
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Milingimbi, Central Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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David D. Malangi
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Zig Zag, Blue Mountains, NSW

Zig Zag, Blue Mountains, NSW

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Blue Mountains, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Scene in the Harbour at Swatow - Sept 1921

Scene in the Harbour at Swatow - Sept 1921

Anne Stockton collection no. 1
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Photographs
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Karl H. Aumuller
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1913
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Fishing Eagles

Fishing Eagles

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Art Series
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Convict love token from William Coulson, 1835

Convict love token from William Coulson, 1835

Timothy Millett collection
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Convict love tokens
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Bridge Street, Sydney NSW

Bridge Street, Sydney NSW

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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'Guwarrg spreads the Sacred Law', by Narritjin Maymuru

'Guwarrg spreads the Sacred Law', by Narritjin Maymuru

Dorothy Bennett collection
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Bark paintings
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Narritjin Maymuru
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Plastic urine/blood vial

Plastic urine/blood vial

Australian Sports Anti-Doping Authority collection
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Testing equipment
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Switzerland
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Australian Sports Anti-Doping Authority
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Palaeolithic European hand axe

Palaeolithic European hand axe

Stan Mitchell collection
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Stone artefacts
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Postcard featuring King William and Currie Streets, Adelaide

Postcard featuring King William and Currie Streets, Adelaide

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
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Pavement Cafe, East End, Collins Street, Melbourne, VIC.

Pavement Cafe, East End, Collins Street, Melbourne, VIC.

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Australia
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Aboriginal breastplate for Jack the Traveller, King of Bendora Bellevue Jembicumbane

Aboriginal breastplate for Jack the Traveller, King of Bendo...

Edmund Milne collection
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Aboriginal breastplates
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Braidwood, New South Wales, Australia
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Not provided
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1931
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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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Yuendumu, Northern Territory, Australia
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Unknown
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Child's drawing - The Aborigines are making fire with sticks

Child's drawing - The Aborigines are making fire with sticks

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Drawings
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Jervis Bay, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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Donna Lamb
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Watercolour landscape, by Shane Pickett

Watercolour landscape, by Shane Pickett

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Affairs Art (ATSIAA) collection
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Watercolour paintings
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Perth, Western Australia, Australia
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Shane Pickett
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Souvenir side plate - Prince & Princess of Wales

Souvenir side plate - Prince & Princess of Wales

Cecil Ballard Jnr collection
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Commemorative plates
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Prince Charles P.
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1981
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Childhood Memories by Elaine Russell, 2002.

Childhood Memories by Elaine Russell, 2002.

Elaine Russell collection
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Acrylic paintings
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National Museum of Australia, Canberra, Australian Capital Territor...
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Elaine Russell
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2002
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Wet specimen - Horse - colon

Wet specimen - Horse - colon

MacKenzie collection
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Zoological specimens
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Armband

Armband

American-Australian Scientific Expedition to Arnhem Land (AASEAL) c...
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Armbands
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Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Mr Charles P. Mountford
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1948
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Pair of boots from Light Horse uniform

Pair of boots from Light Horse uniform

James Taylor Light Horse collection
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Military uniforms
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Sergeant James S. Taylor
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White leaves on pink-red background

White leaves on pink-red background

Balarinji Art collection no. 2
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Gouache paintings
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Balarinji Design Studio, Jumbana Group
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Saucer in cream ceramic, with pink floral design and metallic pink trim

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Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Saucers
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Jimmy, King of Wurtimurti

Jimmy, King of Wurtimurti

L Richard Smith breastplate collection
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Aboriginal breastplates
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King Jimmy
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OCEAN BEACH, MANLY, NEAR SYDNEY.

OCEAN BEACH, MANLY, NEAR SYDNEY.

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Manly Beach, Manly, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Star Photo Co
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Pattern for knitting machine

Pattern for knitting machine

Petronella Wensing collection no. 1
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Patterns
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Aboriginal breastplate for Bulgra, King of Arremutta 1920

Aboriginal breastplate for Bulgra, King of Arremutta 1920

Australian Institute of Anatomy collection
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Aboriginal breastplates
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Arrawatta, New South Wales, Australia
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Bulgra
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1920
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