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Ben Chifley and the First Holden

Ben Chifley and the First Holden

Fred Daly collection
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Photographic postcards
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Fishermens Bend, Port Melbourne, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Mr Joseph B. Chifley
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1948
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Convict love token from Michal Newby, 1841

Convict love token from Michal Newby, 1841

Timothy Millett collection
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Convict love tokens
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Convict love token from Thomas Winfield, 1838

Convict love token from Thomas Winfield, 1838

Timothy Millett collection
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Small black doll with moving limbs

Small black doll with moving limbs

Thompson Family collection
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Black dolls
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Long necked turtle basket

Long necked turtle basket

Tooloyn Koortakay collection
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Baskets
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Ms Treahna Hamm
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2000
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'Dhanguniya', bark painting, native plant species

'Dhanguniya', bark painting, native plant 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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2012
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Mrs. Brough

Mrs. Brough

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Harding & Billings
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Old Parliament House, Canberra,

Old Parliament House, Canberra,

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Old Parliament House, Parkes, Canberra, Australian Capital Territor...
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Parliament of Australia
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Convict love token from J.F., 1837

Convict love token from J.F., 1837

Timothy Millett collection
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Convict love tokens
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Convict love token from Fredrick Bloodswort, 1840

Convict love token from Fredrick Bloodswort, 1840

Timothy Millett collection
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Convict love tokens
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Convict love token from Thomas Burbury, 1832

Convict love token from Thomas Burbury, 1832

Timothy Millett collection
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Vietnam

Vietnam

Union of Australian Women collection
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Badges
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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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Advertising card featuring Dave Smith

Advertising card featuring Dave Smith

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Advertising cards
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Dunedin, New Zealand
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Laugh on, Dear Jack From Early Morn And Drive Away Dull Care [Kookaburras]

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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Given by Mr Whitting; Georgy, Mudgee Police man

Given by Mr Whitting; Georgy, Mudgee Police man

Georgy, Mudgee Policeman Breastplate collection
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Aboriginal breastplates
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Mudgee, New South Wales, Australia
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Georgy
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View from Commandant's Quarters, Port Arthur

View from Commandant's Quarters, Port Arthur

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Port Arthur, Tasman Peninsula, Tasmania, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Jack of Cape Grim

Jack of Cape Grim

Aboriginal Collection from Tasmania 2003 - Len Maynard collection
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Sculptures
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Tasmania, Australia
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Len Maynard
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1997
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Pencil sketch of crossed flags and emblems and a drawn table of numbers

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J Wyszogrodzki collection no. 1
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Sketches
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Mulberry Tree, Oldest Fruit Tree in the State, Kingscote, K.I.

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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Kingscote, Kangaroo Island, South Australia, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Photograph 'from near Geophysics building to Black Mt & CSIRO (across Sullivans Creek), 1971'

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Thompson Family collection
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Photographs
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Black Mountain, Acton, Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Aust...
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Commonwealth Scientific and Industrial Research Organisation
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1971
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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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Large group of adults and children in an outdoor setting. Lucian Faithfull is standing to the right of the young boy holding an Australian flag

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Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Photographs
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1908
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E Selems Log Hauling Plant, Mittagong

E Selems Log Hauling Plant, Mittagong

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mittagong, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1917
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Stereographic viewer

Stereographic viewer

Robert and Irene Goard collection
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Stereoscopes
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George Rose
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Black and white photograph of a man and a woman standing before the gateway of a castle

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Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Warwickshire, England
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Circular metal film canister used by Frank Hurley

Circular metal film canister used by Frank Hurley

Robert and Irene Goard collection
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Film cans
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Frank Hurley
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Postcard featuring a coloured print of the Allied flags, identified by their nation's names, around a shield featuring the Union Jack

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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Sample of Munyuro seeds

Sample of Munyuro seeds

Stan Mitchell collection
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Botanical specimens
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The Goulburn Seed & Nursery Col

The Goulburn Seed & Nursery Col

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Advertising postcards
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Goulburn, New South Wales, Australia
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Goulburn Seed & Nursery Co
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Stromkarlen, Trollhattan.

Stromkarlen, Trollhattan.

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Club

Club

Patricia Heath collection
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Clubs
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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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Glass plate negative - Frank Feast, wearing a World War I uniform, walking beside the expedition buggy, central Australia, photographed by Herbert Basedow, 1920

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Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Glass plate negatives
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Australia
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Dr Herbert Basedow
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1920
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Puzzles
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Certificate

Certificate

Nettie McColive collection
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Prize certificates
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Jamestown, South Australia, Australia
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The Belalie Agricultural Society
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1946
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Engraved boab nut 'Whiteman's Justice' by Jack Wherra

Engraved boab nut 'Whiteman's Justice' 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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Sepia photograph of a group of people gathered for a rural event

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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Glass plate negative - Camels pulling the expedition buggy, central Australia, photographed by Herbert Basedow, 1920

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Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Australia
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Dr Herbert Basedow
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1920
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Spokeshave

Spokeshave

George Henry Taylor collection
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Mr George H. Taylor
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Black and white photograph of Murray Street, Colac

Black and white photograph of Murray Street, Colac

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographs
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Coolac, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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The Junction, Annandale

The Junction, Annandale

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Annandale, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1909
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The old people smoke the crab claw

The old people smoke the crab claw

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Drawings
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Nguiu, Bathurst Island, Northern Territory, Australia
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Louis J. Tipungwuti
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No.2 Ward. Dilke Hospital, Nr Cinderford

No.2 Ward. Dilke Hospital, Nr Cinderford

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Cinderford, Gloucestershire, England
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Large metal lamp with a glass front and the interior painted in reflective silver

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Graeme Rex and Jane Avril Niehus collection no. 1
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Lamps
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Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
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A Simpson and Son
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1878
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The Rowing Club, Murray River, Mildura, Vic

The Rowing Club, Murray River, Mildura, Vic

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mildura, Victoria, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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Spearhead

Spearhead

Patricia Heath collection
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Spearheads
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Weapon - Spear

Weapon - Spear

American-Australian Scientific Expedition to Arnhem Land (AASEAL) c...
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Spears
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Cape Stewart, North Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Mr Charles P. Mountford
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1948
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Coffee service produced to commemorate the opening of the Sydney Harbour Bridge in 1932

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Gwenda Heginbothom collection
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Coffee services
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Sydney Harbour Bridge, Sydney Harbour, Sydney, New South Wales, Aus...
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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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Bathurst Island, Northern Territory, Australia
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Gselle Mary Tipangariti
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A Token from Australia - The Kookaburra's Evening Song

A Token from Australia - The Kookaburra's Evening Song

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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A gum leaf from the golden south

A gum leaf from the golden south

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Aboriginal stockman hat

Aboriginal stockman hat

Bruce Breaden collection
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Akubra hats
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Akubra Hats Pty Ltd
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Embroidery patterns

Embroidery patterns

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Embroidery patterns
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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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Bathurst Island, Northern Territory, Australia
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Valentina Puautjimi
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Kimberley point

Kimberley point

Igor Zorich collection
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Spearheads
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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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Kelly
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Bark painting 'Yingapungapu' by Banapana Maymuru, Yirrkala

Bark painting 'Yingapungapu' by Banapana Maymuru, Yirrkala

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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Banapana Maymuru
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1976
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Central mine zinc plant

Central mine zinc plant

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Mythological men's camp at Mallierra (post initiation) ceremonies at Winparrku

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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Charlie T. Tjungurrayi
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1978
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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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Iris Nuggett
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