Menu toggle

National Museum of Australia

Where our stories come alive

Collection Explorer

4

Explore sets

Objects

Image Title and collection What Where Who When
Wet specimen - Pig - whole specimen preserved

Wet specimen - Pig - whole specimen preserved

MacKenzie collection
Apply MacKenzie collection filter
Zoological specimens
Apply Zoological specimens filter
Wet specimen - Horse - oesophagus

Wet specimen - Horse - oesophagus

MacKenzie collection
Apply MacKenzie collection filter
Zoological specimens
Apply Zoological specimens filter
Thaidinae Thais Biserialis

Thaidinae Thais Biserialis

Lady Helen Blackburn collection
Apply Lady Helen Blackburn collection filter
Shells
Apply Shells filter
Mexico
Apply Mexico filter
Lady Helen Blackburn
Apply Lady Helen Blackburn filter
1967
Apply 1967 filter
Companion brand blowtorch

Companion brand blowtorch

George and Mary Weir collection
Apply George and Mary Weir collection filter
Blowtorches
Apply Blowtorches filter
Sweden
Apply Sweden filter
Max Sievert AB
Apply Max Sievert AB filter
1949
Apply 1949 filter
Wet specimen - Wombat - heart

Wet specimen - Wombat - heart

MacKenzie collection
Apply MacKenzie collection filter
Zoological specimens
Apply Zoological specimens filter
Pennant commemorating the Royal Visit 1954

Pennant commemorating the Royal Visit 1954

Professor Peter Spearritt collection no. 2
Apply Professor Peter Spearritt collection no. 2 filter
Pennants
Apply Pennants filter
Souvenir Commemorating the Commencement of Work by the Snowy Mountains Hydro-Electric Authority, 1949

Souvenir Commemorating the Commencement of Work by the Snowy...

Snowy Scheme - Ken Johnson collection
Apply Snowy Scheme - Ken Johnson collection filter
Programs
Apply Programs filter
Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
Apply Melbourne, Victoria, Australia filter
Truth & Sportsman Ltd
Apply Truth & Sportsman Ltd filter
1949
Apply 1949 filter
Spearthrower

Spearthrower

Dr Herbert Basedow collection
Apply Dr Herbert Basedow collection filter
Spearthrowers
Apply Spearthrowers filter
Esperance Bay, Western Australia, Australia
Apply Esperance Bay, Western Australia, Australia filter
Not provided
Apply Not provided filter
1921
Apply 1921 filter
Wet specimen - Horse - Heart samples

Wet specimen - Horse - Heart samples

MacKenzie collection
Apply MacKenzie collection filter
Zoological specimens
Apply Zoological specimens filter
Royal Visit Souvenir 1954 - Welcome to Australia pennant

Royal Visit Souvenir 1954 - Welcome to Australia pennant

Professor Peter Spearritt collection no. 2
Apply Professor Peter Spearritt collection no. 2 filter
Pennants
Apply Pennants filter
Wet specimen - Horse, brain

Wet specimen - Horse, brain

MacKenzie collection
Apply MacKenzie collection filter
Zoological specimens
Apply Zoological specimens filter
Our Glorious Queen, Loyal Welcome, Royal Tour 1954

Our Glorious Queen, Loyal Welcome, Royal Tour 1954

Professor Peter Spearritt collection no. 2
Apply Professor Peter Spearritt collection no. 2 filter
Pennants
Apply Pennants filter
Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II
Apply Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II filter
1954
Apply 1954 filter
65. Kyloe Boiler G, Nearing Lambie Street, Cooma, 1910

65. Kyloe Boiler G, Nearing Lambie Street, Cooma, 1910

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
Apply Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1 filter
Photographic postcards
Apply Photographic postcards filter
Cooma, New South Wales, Australia
Apply Cooma, New South Wales, Australia filter
Mr Josef Lebovic
Apply Mr Josef Lebovic filter
1910
Apply 1910 filter
1954 Royal Visit pennant

1954 Royal Visit pennant

Professor Peter Spearritt collection no. 2
Apply Professor Peter Spearritt collection no. 2 filter
Pennants
Apply Pennants filter
Wet specimen - Horse - Liver

Wet specimen - Horse - Liver

MacKenzie collection
Apply MacKenzie collection filter
Zoological specimens
Apply Zoological specimens filter
Wet specimen - Horse - brain

Wet specimen - Horse - brain

MacKenzie collection
Apply MacKenzie collection filter
Zoological specimens
Apply Zoological specimens filter
Wet specimen of a pouched young wombat

Wet specimen of a pouched young wombat

MacKenzie collection
Apply MacKenzie collection filter
Zoological specimens
Apply Zoological specimens filter
Sir Colin MacKenzie
Apply Sir Colin MacKenzie filter
Carpenter's saw

Carpenter's saw

George and Mary Weir collection
Apply George and Mary Weir collection filter
Woodworking saws
Apply Woodworking saws filter
Sheffield, England
Apply Sheffield, England filter
James Brothers & Co
Apply James Brothers & Co filter
1949
Apply 1949 filter
Wet specimen - Horse - foetus

Wet specimen - Horse - foetus

MacKenzie collection
Apply MacKenzie collection filter
Zoological specimens
Apply Zoological specimens filter
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
Apply Bill Elliott's Agua Caliente Racebook (Phar Lap) collection filter
Booklets
Apply Booklets filter
Mexico
Apply Mexico filter
Agua Caliente Jockey Club
Apply Agua Caliente Jockey Club filter
1932
Apply 1932 filter
Cooma NSW, Gateway to the Snowy Mountains

Cooma NSW, Gateway to the Snowy Mountains

Bridge Family collection no. 1
Apply Bridge Family collection no. 1 filter
Pennants
Apply Pennants filter
Cooma, New South Wales, Australia
Apply Cooma, New South Wales, Australia filter
Mrs Helen Jensma
Apply Mrs Helen Jensma filter
1950
Apply 1950 filter
Auger bit

Auger bit

George and Mary Weir collection
Apply George and Mary Weir collection filter
Augers
Apply Augers filter
Redhead, New South Wales, Australia
Apply Redhead, New South Wales, Australia filter
Mr George F. Weir
Apply Mr George F. Weir filter
1949
Apply 1949 filter
Phar Lap's Heart

Phar Lap's Heart

MacKenzie collection
Apply MacKenzie collection filter
Zoological specimens
Apply Zoological specimens filter
Timaru, South Island, New Zealand
Apply Timaru, South Island, New Zealand filter
Alick Roberts
Apply Alick Roberts filter
1926
Apply 1926 filter
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...

MacKenzie collection
Apply MacKenzie collection filter
Zoological specimens
Apply Zoological specimens filter
Sir Colin MacKenzie
Apply Sir Colin MacKenzie filter
Wet specimen - Echidna - brain and spinal cord

Wet specimen - Echidna - brain and spinal cord

MacKenzie collection
Apply MacKenzie collection filter
Zoological specimens
Apply Zoological specimens filter
Carved brown and pale green onyx kangaroo figure

Carved brown and pale green onyx kangaroo figure

Terence Lane collection
Apply Terence Lane collection filter
Animal figures
Apply Animal figures filter
Mexico
Apply Mexico filter
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
Apply Bill Elliott's Agua Caliente Racebook (Phar Lap) collection filter
Sepia photographs
Apply Sepia photographs filter
Mexico
Apply Mexico filter
Billy Elliot
Apply Billy Elliot filter
1932
Apply 1932 filter
Metal and wood carpenter's brace

Metal and wood carpenter's brace

George and Mary Weir collection
Apply George and Mary Weir collection filter
Woodworking braces
Apply Woodworking braces filter
Sheffield, England
Apply Sheffield, England filter
J A Chapman Ltd
Apply J A Chapman Ltd filter
1949
Apply 1949 filter
Wet specimen - Horse, kidney

Wet specimen - Horse, kidney

MacKenzie collection
Apply MacKenzie collection filter
Zoological specimens
Apply Zoological specimens filter
Wet specimen - Bat - whole specimen preserved

Wet specimen - Bat - whole specimen preserved

MacKenzie collection
Apply MacKenzie collection filter
Zoological specimens
Apply Zoological specimens filter
Pennant commemorating the Royal Visit 1954

Pennant commemorating the Royal Visit 1954

Professor Peter Spearritt collection no. 2
Apply Professor Peter Spearritt collection no. 2 filter
Pennants
Apply Pennants filter
Australia XIX Olympic Games Mexico 68 pennant

Australia XIX Olympic Games Mexico 68 pennant

National Sports Information Centre collection
Apply National Sports Information Centre collection filter
Pennants
Apply Pennants filter
Mexico
Apply Mexico filter
Australian Olympic Commitee
Apply Australian Olympic Commitee filter
1968
Apply 1968 filter
Wet specimen - Horse - colon

Wet specimen - Horse - colon

MacKenzie collection
Apply MacKenzie collection filter
Zoological specimens
Apply Zoological specimens filter
St George Budapest v Hungary, Sydney 21.1.1982

St George Budapest v Hungary, Sydney 21.1.1982

St George Budapest Soccer Club collection
Apply St George Budapest Soccer Club collection filter
Pennants
Apply Pennants filter
Carpenter's plane

Carpenter's plane

George and Mary Weir collection
Apply George and Mary Weir collection filter
Planes
Apply Planes filter
Perth, Western Australia, Australia
Apply Perth, Western Australia, Australia filter
D Malloch & Son
Apply D Malloch & Son filter
1949
Apply 1949 filter
Wet specimen - Koala - arm muscles

Wet specimen - Koala - arm muscles

MacKenzie collection
Apply MacKenzie collection filter
Zoological specimens
Apply Zoological specimens filter
Auger bit

Auger bit

George and Mary Weir collection
Apply George and Mary Weir collection filter
Augers
Apply Augers filter
Redhead, New South Wales, Australia
Apply Redhead, New South Wales, Australia filter
Mr George F. Weir
Apply Mr George F. Weir filter
1949
Apply 1949 filter
Wet specimen - Koala - arm muscles

Wet specimen - Koala - arm muscles

MacKenzie collection
Apply MacKenzie collection filter
Zoological specimens
Apply Zoological specimens filter
Snowy Mountains

Snowy Mountains

Bridge Family collection no. 1
Apply Bridge Family collection no. 1 filter
Pennants
Apply Pennants filter
Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
Apply Melbourne, Victoria, Australia filter
Screencraft
Apply Screencraft filter
1950
Apply 1950 filter
Sir Colin MacKenzie

Sir Colin MacKenzie

Australian Institute of Anatomy collection
Apply Australian Institute of Anatomy collection filter
Oil paintings
Apply Oil paintings filter
Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
Apply Melbourne, Victoria, Australia filter
William B. McInnes
Apply William B. McInnes filter
1928
Apply 1928 filter
Wet specimen - Horse - brain

Wet specimen - Horse - brain

MacKenzie collection
Apply MacKenzie collection filter
Zoological specimens
Apply Zoological specimens filter
Mt Kosciusko

Mt Kosciusko

Bridge Family collection no. 1
Apply Bridge Family collection no. 1 filter
Pennants
Apply Pennants filter
Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
Apply Melbourne, Victoria, Australia filter
Screencraft
Apply Screencraft filter
1950
Apply 1950 filter
Wet specimen - Mountain Devil - whole specimen preserved

Wet specimen - Mountain Devil - whole specimen preserved

MacKenzie collection
Apply MacKenzie collection filter
Zoological specimens
Apply Zoological specimens filter
36th Battalion pennant, AIF, First World War, associated with service of Lieutenant Vincent Burns

36th Battalion pennant, AIF, First World War, associated wit...

Vincent Burns collection
Apply Vincent Burns collection filter
Pennants
Apply Pennants filter
Lieutenant Vincent A. Burns
Apply Lieutenant Vincent A. Burns filter
1916
Apply 1916 filter
Wet specimen - Horse - Kidney

Wet specimen - Horse - Kidney

MacKenzie collection
Apply MacKenzie collection filter
Zoological specimens
Apply Zoological specimens filter
Wet specimen - Thylacine - paw

Wet specimen - Thylacine - paw

MacKenzie collection
Apply MacKenzie collection filter
Zoological specimens
Apply Zoological specimens filter
Poster advertising the Adaminaby Young Anglican Association Grand Ball, 17 October 1950

Poster advertising the Adaminaby Young Anglican Association ...

Snowy Scheme - Joe Gordon collection
Apply Snowy Scheme - Joe Gordon collection filter
Advertising posters
Apply Advertising posters filter
Cooma, New South Wales, Australia
Apply Cooma, New South Wales, Australia filter
Young Anglican Association
Apply Young Anglican Association filter
1950
Apply 1950 filter
Auger bit

Auger bit

George and Mary Weir collection
Apply George and Mary Weir collection filter
Augers
Apply Augers filter
Redhead, New South Wales, Australia
Apply Redhead, New South Wales, Australia filter
Mr George F. Weir
Apply Mr George F. Weir filter
1949
Apply 1949 filter
Wet specimen - Horse - heart wall

Wet specimen - Horse - heart wall

MacKenzie collection
Apply MacKenzie collection filter
Zoological specimens
Apply Zoological specimens filter
Carpenter's boxwood and brass folding rule

Carpenter's boxwood and brass folding rule

George and Mary Weir collection
Apply George and Mary Weir collection filter
Folding rules
Apply Folding rules filter
England
Apply England filter
John Rabone & Son
Apply John Rabone & Son filter
1949
Apply 1949 filter
Wet specimen - Sheep - stomach

Wet specimen - Sheep - stomach

MacKenzie collection
Apply MacKenzie collection filter
Zoological specimens
Apply Zoological specimens filter
Wet specimen - Bandicoot - whole specimen preserved

Wet specimen - Bandicoot - whole specimen preserved

MacKenzie collection
Apply MacKenzie collection filter
Zoological specimens
Apply Zoological specimens filter

Image Unavailable

Smithsonite

Clement Victor Latz collection
Apply Clement Victor Latz collection filter
Geological specimens
Apply Geological specimens filter
Mexico
Apply Mexico filter
Wet specimen - Fowl - cloaca

Wet specimen - Fowl - cloaca

MacKenzie collection
Apply MacKenzie collection filter
Zoological specimens
Apply Zoological specimens filter

Image Unavailable

May Day Award Sydney 1979

Union of Australian Women collection
Apply Union of Australian Women collection filter
Pennants
Apply Pennants filter
Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Apply Sydney, New South Wales, Australia filter
Ms Audrey McDonald
Apply Ms Audrey McDonald filter
1950
Apply 1950 filter
Wet specimen - Monkey Catarrhine - whole speciman preserved

Wet specimen - Monkey Catarrhine - whole speciman preserved

MacKenzie collection
Apply MacKenzie collection filter
Zoological specimens
Apply Zoological specimens filter
Wet specimen - Rat Allied - whole specimen mounted

Wet specimen - Rat Allied - whole specimen mounted

MacKenzie collection
Apply MacKenzie collection filter
Zoological specimens
Apply Zoological specimens filter
Wet specimen - Monkey, brain and cord

Wet specimen - Monkey, brain and cord

MacKenzie collection
Apply MacKenzie collection filter
Zoological specimens
Apply Zoological specimens filter
Wet specimen - Thylacine - larynx and tongue

Wet specimen - Thylacine - larynx and tongue

MacKenzie collection
Apply MacKenzie collection filter
Zoological specimens
Apply Zoological specimens filter
Wet specimen - Lizard Bearded - organs various

Wet specimen - Lizard Bearded - organs various

MacKenzie collection
Apply MacKenzie collection filter
Zoological specimens
Apply Zoological specimens filter
Load more objects