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Nurses posing in the middle of a women's ward

Nurses posing in the middle of a women's ward

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Wet specimen - Horse, brain

Wet specimen - Horse, brain

MacKenzie collection
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Zoological specimens
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Pultenaea gunnii

Pultenaea gunnii

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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Trans-Australian Railway. Type of Aboriginal met by surveyors in 1914

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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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South Australia, Australia
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Trans-Australian Railway
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1914
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1940s quarter pint glass cream bottle

1940s quarter pint glass cream bottle

Conway Tighe collection
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Milk bottles
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Essendon, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Pigmented plaited fibre armband

Pigmented plaited fibre armband

A Morrison collection no. 1
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Armbands
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Letter

Letter

E Redlich collection
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Letters
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Mr Ernst Redlich
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1959
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Suspension Bridge, Nowra, NSW, 1907

Suspension Bridge, Nowra, NSW, 1907

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Shoalhaven River, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1907
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Breastplate presented to the Yandruwandha people of Cooper Creek

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James de Pury collection
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Aboriginal breastplates
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Cooper Creek, South Australia, Australia
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Alfred Howitt
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1862
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Model spearthrower

Model spearthrower

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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Kangaroos hopping

Kangaroos hopping

Balarinji Art collection no.2
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Gouache paintings
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Balarinji Design Studio, Jumbana Group
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Letter from Olga J Fraser to the principal of Ainslie Public School

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Ainslie Primary School collection no. 2
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Letters
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Vaucluse, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Miss Olga J. Fraser
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1963
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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

Child's drawing

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Drawings
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Andrew J. Portaminni
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Souvenir octagonal white bone china side plate with a picture of the Speaker of the House of Representatives chair

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Allen and Helena Lister collection
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Side plates
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Dudley, Staffordshire, England
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Shelley Potteries
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1920
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Convent of Mercy and St Paul's Church, Mt Gambier, SA

Convent of Mercy and St Paul's Church, Mt Gambier, SA

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mount Gambier, South Australia, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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1/2 Mile Country Championship NSW 1926 sash

1/2 Mile Country Championship NSW 1926 sash

Ken Ross collection
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Sashes
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Mr Ken Ross
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1926
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Fraser Island

Fraser Island

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Affairs Art (ATSIAA) collection
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Prints
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Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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Ms Fiona Foley
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1990
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Female and peace symbols

Female and peace symbols

People for Nuclear Disarmament collection no. 2
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Badges
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Australia
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People for Nuclear Disarmament
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1981
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Kit bag from Light Horse uniform

Kit bag 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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Wooden club, Weapon

Wooden club, Weapon

Stan Mitchell collection
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Clubs
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Brown and black glazed terracotta mug made by Peter Ward, 2004, using a design created in 2000 by Nyukana (Daisy) Baker

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Ernabella Arts Inc. collection no. 7
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Mugs
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Ernabella, South Australia, Australia
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Nyukana (Daisy) Baker
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2000
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Ocean

Ocean

Balarinji Art collection no.2
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Gouache paintings
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Balarinji Design Studio, Jumbana Group
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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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Weapon - Boomerang

Weapon - Boomerang

Herbert Keys collection
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Boomerangs
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Snake/sitting man (2015) painted emu eggs by Peter Carlo

Snake/sitting man (2015) painted emu eggs by Peter Carlo

Peter Carlo Collection
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Painted emu eggs
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Peter Carlo
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St Ignatius College, Riverview, Sydney

St Ignatius College, Riverview, Sydney

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Riverview, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1907
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Greeetings from Bowral - Bowral in snowtime

Greeetings from Bowral - Bowral in snowtime

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Bowral, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Drawing

Drawing

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Drawings
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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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Child's drawing

Child's drawing

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Drawings
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Columba
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Adelaide YMCA Active Service Home and Abroad

Adelaide YMCA Active Service Home and Abroad

Social History Museums (South Australia) collection
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Wartime badges
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Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
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Young Mens Christian Association
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1914
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Sydney Heads

Sydney Heads

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Sydney Heads, Sydney Harbour, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Depicts a flower

Depicts a flower

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Paintings
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The Lord's Prayer [artwork depicting the last supper made from mother-of-pearl]

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General Palestinian Delegation collection
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Bethlehem, West Bank, Israel
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Palestine Liberation Organisation
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1975
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Pink wool bodice

Pink wool bodice

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Bodices
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David Jones and Company
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The Smith Premier typewriter

The Smith Premier typewriter

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Advertising postcards
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Fish scoop

Fish scoop

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Affairs Art (ATSIAA) collection
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Fishing equipment
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Townsville, Queensland, Australia
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Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Commission
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'Why the emu cannot fly' by  Neville Poulson Japangardi

'Why the emu cannot fly' by Neville Poulson Japangardi

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Drawings
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Yuendumu, Northern Territory, Australia
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Neville P. Japangardi
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View of Sorrento with hotel in the background

View of Sorrento with hotel in the background

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Sorrento, Victoria, Australia
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1909
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St. Clements CE., Marrickville

St. Clements CE., Marrickville

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Marrickville, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Masonic - Installed Mark Master's jewel

Masonic - Installed Mark Master's jewel

Ronald L Gale Masonic collection no. 1
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Regalia
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Mr A V. Davis
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Black and white slip cast earthenware vase made by [Kunmanara] Tapaya, 2004

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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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Kunmanara Tapaya
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2004
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Armband

Armband

Charles Hart collection
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Plumber Gasfitter

Plumber Gasfitter

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Plants

Plants

Balarinji Art collection no.2
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Gouache paintings
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Balarinji Design Studio, Jumbana Group
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Ghost net barramundi, by Florence Mable Gutchen

Ghost net barramundi, by Florence Mable Gutchen

Erub Erwer Meta collection no.1
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Sculptures
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Darnley Island, Torres Strait, Queensland, Australia
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Florence M. Gutchen
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2014
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Engraved boab nut 'Mortuary Rites 2' by Jack Wherra

Engraved boab nut 'Mortuary Rites 2' 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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White ceramic dessert bowl with 'CACS' in the centre

White ceramic dessert bowl with 'CACS' in the centre

Pennington Migrant Centre collection
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Dessert dishes
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Pennington, Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
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Pennington Migrant Centre
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1940
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Painting depicts the hollow log gongs used in the gong ceremony and

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Maningrida Arts and Crafts 02/09/1974 collection
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Bark paintings
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Bolkdjam, Central Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Bill Madangiya
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Autographed photograph of Australian swimmer Mina Wylie

Autographed photograph of Australian swimmer Mina Wylie

National Sports Information Centre collection
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Photographs
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Miss Wilhelmina '. Wylie
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1918
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Volin case for John Devereux violin

Volin case for John Devereux violin

Raymond Holliday collection
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Musical instrument cases
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Metal router

Metal router

George Henry Taylor collection
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Routers
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Mr George H. Taylor
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Chair leg rest

Chair leg rest

Hilda Creager collection no. 1
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Footstools
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Australian One-Day International Cricket Team baggy yellow cap, worn by wicket keeper Rod Marsh

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Swan Richards collection
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Caps
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Australia
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Albion Hat & Cap Co.
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1982
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'Kulyayi' by Milkujung Jewess James, 2007

'Kulyayi' by Milkujung Jewess James, 2007

Canning Stock Route Collection
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Paintings
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Ngumpan, Western Australia, Australia
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Milkujung J. James
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2007
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The Bali ten & eleven

The Bali ten & eleven

Political Cartooning 2006 collection - Matt Golding
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Cartoons
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Mr Matt Golding
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2006
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Special Prize card awarded at the Murrumbidgee Annual Show, Wagga Wagga, 1887

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Springfield Merino Stud collection
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Cards
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1887
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Royal visit 1954 souvenir flag

Royal visit 1954 souvenir flag

Professor Peter Spearritt collection no. 2
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Flags
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Bert Wright and Bill Winterbottom with 600 rabbit pairs for the Yelarbon Freezing Works, Queensland

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Bert Wright collection
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