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Wet specimen - Koala - arm muscles

Wet specimen - Koala - arm muscles

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Tureen marked with the crest of the Union Club of Hobart Town, made by Minton & Boyle, about 1840

Tureen marked with the crest of the Union Club of Hobart Tow...

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Tureens
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Stoke-on-Trent, England
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Minton and Boyle
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1840
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1910 sixpence and two flanking 1910 threepenny bits

1910 sixpence and two flanking 1910 threepenny bits

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Brooches
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1910
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Porcelain bottle in the form of a kangaroo, issued by the Jim Beam Distillery in 1977

Porcelain bottle in the form of a kangaroo, issued by the Ji...

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Promotional material
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United States of America
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R C Hillier Regal China Corporation
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1977
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Clear glass plate marked Advance Australia, to commemorate Australia's centenary in 1888

Clear glass plate marked Advance Australia, to commemorate A...

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Commemorative plates
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England
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1887
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Half-pint pewter measuring jug engraved with 'Advance Australia', made by Joseph Morgan, Bristol, c.1850

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Terence Lane collection
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Bristol, England
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1845
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Hand-painted porcelain kangaroo with a bottle in its pouch, made to promote Guinness Stout in 1956

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Terence Lane collection
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Sculptures
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England, United Kingdom
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Wiltshaw & Robertson Ltd
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1956
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Wooden kangaroo

Wooden kangaroo

Terence Lane collection
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Animal figures
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Nutcracker in the form of a cast brass kangaroo figure

Nutcracker in the form of a cast brass kangaroo figure

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Nutcrackers
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1940
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Facsmile of 'The History of the Hoppers'

Facsmile of 'The History of the Hoppers'

Terence Lane collection
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Book covers
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1979
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Replica of an 1853 cast iron doorstop depicting a kangaroo standing on a rocky mound, 1970s

Replica of an 1853 cast iron doorstop depicting a kangaroo s...

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Doorstops
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Birmingham, West Midlands, England
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Archibald Kenrick & Sons
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1853
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China pedestal serving dish

China pedestal serving dish

Terence Lane collection
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Dinnerware
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Gold-coloured metal kangaroo lapel pin

Gold-coloured metal kangaroo lapel pin

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Wet specimen - Horse - Liver

Wet specimen - Horse - Liver

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To Commemorate the opening of the Federal Parliament House Canberra, May 1927

To Commemorate the opening of the Federal Parliament House C...

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Commemorative mugs
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England
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Aynsley and Sons
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1926
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Hatpin featuring the 1908 Australian coat of arms

Hatpin featuring the 1908 Australian coat of arms

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1908
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Metal inkwell that has a sculpted kangaroo with a joey in its pouch next to an inkpot shaped like a rock.

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Inkwells
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1900
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Koala

Koala

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1965
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Coloured print of kangaroo standing on a grassy mound, titled 'Canguro Gigante', Terrini, Italy

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Wooden kangaroo figure with body parts glued together

Wooden kangaroo figure with body parts glued together

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Ceramic kangaroo figure with a large triangular body and a small head

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Sterling silver mounted emu egg candlestick holder, by Henry Steiner about 1880

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Candlesticks
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Australia
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Henry Steiner
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1860
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Shell aggregate kangaroo figure

Shell aggregate kangaroo figure

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1977
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Souvenir banner commemorating the visit to Australia by the Duke and Duchess of York to mark the Federation of Australia in 1901

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Commemorative banners
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Australia
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Duke of York
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1900
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Small green wooden toy hedge

Small green wooden toy hedge

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Kangaroo figure that was part of an airline promotion

Kangaroo figure that was part of an airline promotion

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Animal figures
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Agua Caliente Handicap race program, 20 March 1932

Agua Caliente Handicap race program, 20 March 1932

Bill Elliott's Agua Caliente Racebook (Phar Lap) collection
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Booklets
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Agua Caliente Jockey Club
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1932
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One of a pair of bronze cast kangaroo bookends

One of a pair of bronze cast kangaroo bookends

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Bookends
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Germany
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1915
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Silver-coloured kangaroo lapel pin

Silver-coloured kangaroo lapel pin

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Lapel pins
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Art Deco ceramic kangaroo [one of a pair]

Art Deco ceramic kangaroo [one of a pair]

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Sculptures
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Unknown
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1935
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Small red wooden toy post

Small red wooden toy post

Terence Lane collection
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Toys
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Fob with a black ribbon band, an ornamental sharks tooth, a gold medallion and gold ornaments

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Terence Lane collection
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Fobs
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Ceramic comic kangaroo figure known as

Ceramic comic kangaroo figure known as "American Critters".

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Animal figures
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1972
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Cartoon that features a kangaroo and a koala as waiters

Cartoon that features a kangaroo and a koala as waiters

Terence Lane collection
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Cartoons
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Mr John Spooner
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1974
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Plaster koala on a branch

Plaster koala on a branch

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Animal figures
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Silver kangaroo and plaque produced as a souvenir of Mount Kosciusko

Silver kangaroo and plaque produced as a souvenir of Mount K...

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Commemorative objects
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Mount Kosciusko, Snowy Mountains, New South Wales, Australia
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1903
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Cast brass kangaroo figure made by the International Harvester Company in Geelong in the late 1930s

Cast brass kangaroo figure made by the International Harvest...

Terence Lane collection
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Sculptures
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Geelong, Victoria, Australia
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International Harvester Company (Australia)
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1935
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Cast kangaroo candlestick

Cast kangaroo candlestick

Terence Lane collection
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Candlesticks
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Sheffield, England
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John Figorski & Co
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1885
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Wet specimen - Horse - heart. This may be the Army horse heart used to compare with Phar Lap's heart at the AIA.

Wet specimen - Horse - heart. This may be the Army horse hea...

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Zoological specimens
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Sir Colin MacKenzie
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Plaster standing kangaroo on a stepped plinth

Plaster standing kangaroo on a stepped plinth

Terence Lane collection
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Animal figures
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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1920
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Bill Elliot riding Phar Lap, Agua Caliente Handicap, 20 March 1932

Bill Elliot riding Phar Lap, Agua Caliente Handicap, 20 Marc...

Bill Elliott's Agua Caliente Racebook (Phar Lap) collection
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Sepia photographs
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Mexico
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Billy Elliot
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1932
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Kangaroo and joey

Kangaroo and joey

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Tiepins
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1970
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Wet specimen - Wombat - heart

Wet specimen - Wombat - heart

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Art Deco ceramic kangaroo [second of a pair]

Art Deco ceramic kangaroo [second of a pair]

Terence Lane collection
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Sculptures
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Unknown
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1935
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Kangaroo mounted on an outline map of Australia.

Kangaroo mounted on an outline map of Australia.

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Brooches
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1912
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Fob medallion awarded to Corporal M O'Toole

Fob medallion awarded to Corporal M O'Toole

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Fobs
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Australian Army
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1915
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Plaster cockatoo on a perch

Plaster cockatoo on a perch

Terence Lane collection
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Bird figures
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The Magic Kangaroo: The Adventures of Dicky and Nodroo

The Magic Kangaroo: The Adventures of Dicky and Nodroo

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Childrens books
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1944
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Phar Lap's Heart

Phar Lap's Heart

MacKenzie collection
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Timaru, South Island, New Zealand
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Alick Roberts
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1926
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Fillet crochet doily featuring a kangaroo

Fillet crochet doily featuring a kangaroo

Terence Lane collection
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Doilies
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1900
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Silver bookmark with kangaroo finial

Silver bookmark with kangaroo finial

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1910
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Standing kangaroo figure, possibly made from ivory, with a joey in its pouch

Standing kangaroo figure, possibly made from ivory, with a j...

Terence Lane collection
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Sculptures
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Fob with black ribbon band and gold ornaments

Fob with black ribbon band and gold ornaments

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Fobs
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Thaidinae Thais Biserialis

Thaidinae Thais Biserialis

Lady Helen Blackburn collection
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Shells
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Mexico
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Lady Helen Blackburn
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1967
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Cast kangaroo candlestick

Cast kangaroo candlestick

Terence Lane collection
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Candlesticks
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Sheffield, England
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John Figorski & Co
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1885
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Advance Australia

Advance Australia

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Brooches
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Green ceramic tile with a red eucalyptus flower decoration

Green ceramic tile with a red eucalyptus flower decoration

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Tiles
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1910
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Yellow ceramic candle holder incised with kangaroo motifs, made by Klytie Pate in 1991

Yellow ceramic candle holder incised with kangaroo motifs, m...

Terence Lane collection
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Candle holders
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Klytie Pate
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1991
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Wet specimen - Horse - Heart samples

Wet specimen - Horse - Heart samples

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Wet specimen - Horse - brain

Wet specimen - Horse - brain

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