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Three-panel mural of postage stamps, which depicts the flag-raising ceremony at Sydney Cove in 1788, Bicentenary of Australia, 1788-1988

Three-panel mural of postage stamps, which depicts the flag-...

Garnet Watkins collection
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Murals
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Bentley, Perth, Western Australia, Australia
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Alban Watkins
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1981
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A Merry Christmas - Harvest Time by Jan Hendrik Scheltema

A Merry Christmas - Harvest Time by Jan Hendrik Scheltema

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Australia
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Jan Hendrik Scheltema
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Ireton Lassie

Ireton Lassie

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1905
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Northern Agricultural Association 1895 'Pair of Ponies'

Northern Agricultural Association 1895 'Pair of Ponies'

David Allen medals collection
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Medals
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1895
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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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Line and dot painting

Line and dot painting

Balarinji Art collection no. 2
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Gouache paintings
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Balarinji Design Studio, Jumbana Group
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Pattern for knitting machine

Pattern for knitting machine

Petronella Wensing collection no. 1
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Residences on the Peak, Hong Kong 17-6-1921

Residences on the Peak, Hong Kong 17-6-1921

Anne Stockton collection no. 1
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Karl H. Aumuller
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1913
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Standard Half Bushel gun-metal grain measure

Standard Half Bushel gun-metal grain measure

Geoff Gray collection
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London, England
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NSW Government
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1832
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Spiritual World 4 - Old Mannalargenna, Chief of the NE Tasmania

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Aboriginal Collection from Tasmania 2003 - Vernon Graham collection
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Tasmania, Australia
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Vernon Graham
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Ripples

Ripples

Balarinji Art collection no. 2
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Gouache paintings
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Balarinji Design Studio, Jumbana Group
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Varnished wooden walking stick forming part of the Gentleman in Riding clothes set

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Ermenegildo Zegna collection no. 1
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Walking-sticks
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1788
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Child's drawing

Child's drawing

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Alice Springs, Northern Territory, Australia
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Simon Gorey
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Convict love token from J.F., 1828

Convict love token from J.F., 1828

Timothy Millett collection
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Convict love tokens
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ENTRANCE TO BOTANICAL GARDENS, HOBART.

ENTRANCE TO BOTANICAL GARDENS, HOBART.

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Hobart, Hobart, Tasmania, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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An umbrella handle cut down to form a riding crop with silver handle that was used as circus prop by Philip Wirth

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Philip Wirth collection
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Circus props
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Mr Philip P. Wirth
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Child's drawing by unknown artist

Child's drawing by unknown artist

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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LCO Aumuller Powhattan Hankow. Will Upheaval result Shocking News Helen Woodruff Innes

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Anne Stockton collection no. 1
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Telegrams
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Quill pen

Quill pen

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Child's drawing

Child's drawing

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Port Keats (Wadeye), Northern Territory, Australia
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Kathy Smile
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Lilliputian village, Fitzroy Gardens, Melbourne, Vic

Lilliputian village, Fitzroy Gardens, Melbourne, Vic

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Fitzroy Gardens, Melbourne, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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Boomerang

Boomerang

Stan Mitchell collection
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Convict love token from W.G., 1837

Convict love token from W.G., 1837

Timothy Millett collection
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Convict love tokens
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Child with wooden blocks

Child with wooden blocks

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Australia
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Kodak
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Postcard featuring the Princes Bridge, Melbourne

Postcard featuring the Princes Bridge, Melbourne

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Yurlunggur Serpent Swallows the Wagilag Sisters at Mirarrmina.

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Dorothy Bennett collection
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Bark paintings
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Yirrkala, East Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Mawalan
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A Terrible Lot Going  to Waist

A Terrible Lot Going to Waist

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Rydalmere, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Child's drawing

Child's drawing

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Bathurst Island, Tiwi Islands, Northern Territory, Australia
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Cosmas Damien Tipiloura
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Stainless steel dental tool

Stainless steel dental tool

Vincenza Duble collection
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Dental instruments
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Child's drawing - Rocky Island by Janelle Dugong age 9yrs, Mornington Island QLD

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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Mornington Island, Queensland, Australia
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Janelle Dugong
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Wahlenbergia gracilis

Wahlenbergia gracilis

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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Macrame wall hanging, Keerna Kuyang (Eel traps), by Debra Couzens, Gippsland VIC

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Tooloyn Koortakay collection
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East Gippsland, Victoria, Australia
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Debra Couzens
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2002
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Grasses and Forage Plants:  A Practical Treatise.

Grasses and Forage Plants: A Practical Treatise.

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Gardening books
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1874
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The beach, Lorne, Vic

The beach, Lorne, Vic

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Lorne, Victoria, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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Postcard featuring photograph of Castlereagh Street, Sydney

Postcard featuring photograph of Castlereagh Street, 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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Rose Stereograph Co.
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1925
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Wall hanging of a scene from Little Red Riding Hood, made by Ukrainian Displaced Person Olga Basylevich, in Germany in 1946

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Forest Hill Residential Kindergarten collection
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Wall hangings
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Neu-Ulm Displaced Persons Camp, American Zone, Germany
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Olga Basylevich
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1946
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Postcard featuring a coloured illustration of an angel holding a white dove

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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Australia
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Tartan Dress.  Best value of the month at David Jones

Tartan Dress. Best value of the month at David Jones

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Advertising postcards
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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David Jones Ltd
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1940
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Postcard featuring photograph captioned Home from the hare drive, Series 10 - with the settler

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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Charles H. Kerry
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Maroubra NSW

Maroubra NSW

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Maroubra, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Axle pin

Axle pin

Hilda Creager collection no. 1
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Vehicle components
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Gt. Bourke St. looking East from Queen St. Melbourne, in the 'Fifties'

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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1850
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Press gallery pass

Press gallery pass

Bernard Freedman collection no. 2
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(Baby Grimshaw) Off to Philadelphia

(Baby Grimshaw) Off to Philadelphia

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Blue and white terracotta vase made by Nyukana 'Daisy' Baker at Ernabella in 2003

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Ernabella Arts Inc. collection no. 7
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Ceramic forms
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Ernabella, South Australia, Australia
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Nyukana (Daisy) Baker
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2003
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Postcard featuring a coloured print of the Australian flag, with an inset photograph of five mounted horsemen

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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Convict love token from Thomas Wolfe, born August 23, 1766

Convict love token from Thomas Wolfe, born August 23, 1766

Timothy Millett collection
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Convict love tokens
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Kids

Kids "navy" t-shirt

Balarinji Art collection no. 2
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Gouache paintings
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Balarinji Design Studio, Jumbana Group
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Teacup decorated with lily-of-the-valley drawings

Teacup decorated with lily-of-the-valley drawings

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Teacups
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Photographic postcard depicting Miss Ethel Cole

Photographic postcard depicting Miss Ethel Cole

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Girl sitting in a tree

Girl sitting in a tree

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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Launceston, Tasmania, Australia
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Dianne Spotswood
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Woman and four men standing outside a shop

Woman and four men standing outside a shop

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Photograph - Ben Blakeney and Theresa O'Neil on steps of the Opera House in 1983.

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Beth Dean Carell collection no. 1
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Postcard featuring a photograph of an Anzac ceremony

Postcard featuring a photograph of an Anzac ceremony

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Hornsby, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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A card to accompany a cake

A card to accompany a cake

Margot Child collection
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Cards
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Bristol, England
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Mrs Margot Child
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1915
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Child's drawing

Child's drawing

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Mount Isa, Queensland, Australia
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Rhonda Page
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Grecian design metal urn and lid

Grecian design metal urn and lid

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Urns
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Child's drawing

Child's drawing

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Alice Springs, Northern Territory, Australia
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Maxie J. Davis
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