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
Parliament of Tasmania Penal Establishments, Hobart and Launceston Reports for 1886

Parliament of Tasmania Penal Establishments, Hobart and Laun...

Sotheby's collection no. 1
Apply Sotheby's collection no. 1 filter
Reports
Apply Reports filter
Campbell Street Gaol, Hobart, Tasmania, Australia
Apply Campbell Street Gaol, Hobart, Tasmania, Australia filter
1886
Apply 1886 filter
Club

Club

Dr Herbert Basedow collection
Apply Dr Herbert Basedow collection filter
Clubs
Apply Clubs filter
Eyre Peninsula, South Australia, Australia
Apply Eyre Peninsula, South Australia, Australia filter
Not provided
Apply Not provided filter
1934
Apply 1934 filter
Club with incised design

Club with incised design

Edmund Milne collection
Apply Edmund Milne collection filter
Clubs
Apply Clubs filter
Club

Club

Gwen and Wayne Masters collection no. 1
Apply Gwen and Wayne Masters collection no. 1 filter
Clubs
Apply Clubs filter
Mowanjum, West Kimberley, Western Australia, Australia
Apply Mowanjum, West Kimberley, Western Australia, Australia filter
Not provided
Apply Not provided filter
1966
Apply 1966 filter
Club

Club

Horne-Bowie collection
Apply Horne-Bowie collection filter
Clubs
Apply Clubs filter
Miss Helen Bowie
Apply Miss Helen Bowie filter
Commercial cast iron tobacco cutter for chopping plug tobacco

Commercial cast iron tobacco cutter for chopping plug tobacc...

Suncoast Pioneer Village collection
Apply Suncoast Pioneer Village collection filter
Tobacco cutters
Apply Tobacco cutters filter
Bli Bli, Queensland, Australia
Apply Bli Bli, Queensland, Australia filter
Suncoast Pioneer Village
Apply Suncoast Pioneer Village filter
1850
Apply 1850 filter
Club

Club

Dr Gerald Holt collection no. 1
Apply Dr Gerald Holt collection no. 1 filter
Clubs
Apply Clubs filter
New South Wales, Australia
Apply New South Wales, Australia filter
Not provided
Apply Not provided filter
1984
Apply 1984 filter
Wooden club, Weapon

Wooden club, Weapon

Stan Mitchell collection
Apply Stan Mitchell collection filter
Clubs
Apply Clubs filter
Club

Club

Maruku Arts and Crafts collection no. 1
Apply Maruku Arts and Crafts collection no. 1 filter
Clubs
Apply Clubs filter
Central Australia, Northern Territory, Australia
Apply Central Australia, Northern Territory, Australia filter
Not provided
Apply Not provided filter
1982
Apply 1982 filter
Club

Club

Janet Mathews collection no. 1
Apply Janet Mathews collection no. 1 filter
Clubs
Apply Clubs filter
Nowra, New South Wales, Australia
Apply Nowra, New South Wales, Australia filter
Not provided
Apply Not provided filter
1966
Apply 1966 filter
Wooden club

Wooden club

Papuan Official collection
Apply Papuan Official collection filter
Clubs
Apply Clubs filter
Gulf Province, Papua New Guinea, Oceania
Apply Gulf Province, Papua New Guinea, Oceania filter
1919
Apply 1919 filter
Club from Goodooga, Queensland border, 1909

Club from Goodooga, Queensland border, 1909

Edmund Milne collection
Apply Edmund Milne collection filter
Clubs
Apply Clubs filter
Goodooga, New South Wales, Australia
Apply Goodooga, New South Wales, Australia filter
Not provided
Apply Not provided filter
1909
Apply 1909 filter
Club

Club

Frederick D McCarthy collection
Apply Frederick D McCarthy collection filter
Clubs
Apply Clubs filter
Aurukun, Cape York Peninsula, Queensland, Australia
Apply Aurukun, Cape York Peninsula, Queensland, Australia filter
Not provided
Apply Not provided filter
1962
Apply 1962 filter
Bulbous timber club decorated with images of animals, attributed to La Perouse, Sydney

Bulbous timber club decorated with images of animals, attrib...

Robert Croll Indigenous Artefacts collection
Apply Robert Croll Indigenous Artefacts collection filter
Clubs
Apply Clubs filter
La Perouse, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Apply La Perouse, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia filter
Asymmetrical wooden club, with one pointed end, and the other gradually extended to a tapered tubular head

Asymmetrical wooden club, with one pointed end, and the othe...

JW Lindo collection
Apply JW Lindo collection filter
Clubs
Apply Clubs filter
J W. Lindo
Apply J W. Lindo filter
Club

Club

Ron Bell collection
Apply Ron Bell collection filter
Clubs
Apply Clubs filter
Lightning Ridge, New South Wales, Australia
Apply Lightning Ridge, New South Wales, Australia filter
Postcard issued by the Sydney Philatelic Club for the Jubilee of the NSW five pence stamp, 1855-1905

Postcard issued by the Sydney Philatelic Club for the Jubile...

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
Apply Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1 filter
Postcards
Apply Postcards filter
Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Apply Sydney, New South Wales, Australia filter
Sydney Philatelic Club
Apply Sydney Philatelic Club filter
1905
Apply 1905 filter
Boomerang, attributed to King Billy, Geelong, 1800s

Boomerang, attributed to King Billy, Geelong, 1800s

Robert Croll Indigenous Artefacts collection
Apply Robert Croll Indigenous Artefacts collection filter
Boomerangs
Apply Boomerangs filter
Geelong, Victoria, Australia
Apply Geelong, Victoria, Australia filter
1800
Apply 1800 filter
Club

Club

Dorothy Bennett collection
Apply Dorothy Bennett collection filter
Clubs
Apply Clubs filter
Bathurst Island, Tiwi Islands, Northern Territory, Australia
Apply Bathurst Island, Tiwi Islands, Northern Territory, Australia filter
Not provided
Apply Not provided filter
1974
Apply 1974 filter
Club

Club

Patricia Heath collection
Apply Patricia Heath collection filter
Clubs
Apply Clubs filter
South West Queensland, Queensland, Australia
Apply South West Queensland, Queensland, Australia filter
Not provided
Apply Not provided filter
1982
Apply 1982 filter
Pigmented wooden club with notched handle

Pigmented wooden club with notched handle

Charles Hart collection
Apply Charles Hart collection filter
Clubs
Apply Clubs filter
Professor Charles (Steve) W. Hart
Apply Professor Charles (Steve) W. Hart filter
Club

Club

Dr Helen M Wurm collection no. 2
Apply Dr Helen M Wurm collection no. 2 filter
Clubs
Apply Clubs filter
Milikapiti (Snake Bay), Melville Island, Tiwi Islands, Northern Ter...
Apply Milikapiti (Snake Bay), Melville Island, Tiwi Islands, Northern Ter... filter
Black Joe Wombadiemeri
Apply Black Joe Wombadiemeri filter
1965
Apply 1965 filter
Wooden club, Weapon

Wooden club, Weapon

Stan Mitchell collection
Apply Stan Mitchell collection filter
Clubs
Apply Clubs filter
Lachlan River, New South Wales, Australia
Apply Lachlan River, New South Wales, Australia filter
Wooden club

Wooden club

Igor Zorich collection
Apply Igor Zorich collection filter
Clubs
Apply Clubs filter
Club

Club

Papuan Official collection
Apply Papuan Official collection filter
Clubs
Apply Clubs filter
Papua New Guinea, Oceania
Apply Papua New Guinea, Oceania filter
1915
Apply 1915 filter
Wooden club

Wooden club

Papuan Official collection
Apply Papuan Official collection filter
Clubs
Apply Clubs filter
Papua New Guinea, Oceania
Apply Papua New Guinea, Oceania filter
Club

Club

Horne-Bowie collection
Apply Horne-Bowie collection filter
Clubs
Apply Clubs filter
Miss Helen Bowie
Apply Miss Helen Bowie filter
Poster titled 'The Australian Post Office still pioneers new and dependable methods of communication'

Poster titled 'The Australian Post Office still pioneers new...

Australia Post Historical collection
Apply Australia Post Historical collection filter
Advertising posters
Apply Advertising posters filter
Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
Apply Adelaide, South Australia, Australia filter
Postmaster General's Department
Apply Postmaster General's Department filter
1959
Apply 1959 filter
Wooden club

Wooden club

Igor Zorich collection
Apply Igor Zorich collection filter
Clubs
Apply Clubs filter
Club

Club

Papuan Official collection
Apply Papuan Official collection filter
Clubs
Apply Clubs filter
Western Province, Papua New Guinea, Oceania
Apply Western Province, Papua New Guinea, Oceania filter
Mr A P. Lyons
Apply Mr A P. Lyons filter
1914
Apply 1914 filter
Club

Club

Horne-Bowie collection
Apply Horne-Bowie collection filter
Clubs
Apply Clubs filter
Miss Helen Bowie
Apply Miss Helen Bowie filter
Ceramic bust of John Pascoe Fawkner

Ceramic bust of John Pascoe Fawkner

John Batman and John Pascoe Fawkner Pottery Bust collection
Apply John Batman and John Pascoe Fawkner Pottery Bust collection filter
Busts
Apply Busts filter
Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
Apply Melbourne, Victoria, Australia filter
Mr John P. Fawkner
Apply Mr John P. Fawkner filter
1934
Apply 1934 filter
Boomerang, made by Joe Timbery Snr (1912-1978), La Perouse, Sydney

Boomerang, made by Joe Timbery Snr (1912-1978), La Perouse, ...

Robert Croll Indigenous Artefacts collection
Apply Robert Croll Indigenous Artefacts collection filter
Boomerangs
Apply Boomerangs filter
La Perouse, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Apply La Perouse, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia filter
Joe Timbery Snr.
Apply Joe Timbery Snr. filter
1912
Apply 1912 filter
Boomerang with kangaroo, inscribed 'Tim O'Riley'

Boomerang with kangaroo, inscribed 'Tim O'Riley'

Robert Croll Indigenous Artefacts collection
Apply Robert Croll Indigenous Artefacts collection filter
Boomerangs
Apply Boomerangs filter
La Perouse, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Apply La Perouse, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia filter
Joe Timbery
Apply Joe Timbery filter
1986
Apply 1986 filter
Club

Club

Dr Herbert Basedow collection
Apply Dr Herbert Basedow collection filter
Clubs
Apply Clubs filter
Southern South Australia, Australia
Apply Southern South Australia, Australia filter
Not provided
Apply Not provided filter
1934
Apply 1934 filter
Pigmented wooden club

Pigmented wooden club

Charles Hart collection
Apply Charles Hart collection filter
Clubs
Apply Clubs filter
Professor Charles (Steve) W. Hart
Apply Professor Charles (Steve) W. Hart filter
Club

Club

Professor Adolphus Elkin collection
Apply Professor Adolphus Elkin collection filter
Clubs
Apply Clubs filter
Bidyadanga (La Grange), Western Australia, Australia
Apply Bidyadanga (La Grange), Western Australia, Australia filter
Not provided
Apply Not provided filter
1927
Apply 1927 filter
Clear glass bowl to commemorate Australia's Centenary in 1888

Clear glass bowl to commemorate Australia's Centenary in 188...

Terence Lane collection
Apply Terence Lane collection filter
Commemorative plates
Apply Commemorative plates filter
Sunderland, England
Apply Sunderland, England filter
Greener & Co
Apply Greener & Co filter
1887
Apply 1887 filter
Weapon - Club - wooden

Weapon - Club - wooden

Dr Herbert Basedow collection
Apply Dr Herbert Basedow collection filter
Clubs
Apply Clubs filter
Club

Club

Dr Herbert Basedow collection
Apply Dr Herbert Basedow collection filter
Clubs
Apply Clubs filter
Lake Kopperamanna, South Australia, Australia
Apply Lake Kopperamanna, South Australia, Australia filter
Not provided
Apply Not provided filter
1920
Apply 1920 filter
Club

Club

J Davidson collection no. 1
Apply J Davidson collection no. 1 filter
Clubs
Apply Clubs filter
Not provided
Apply Not provided filter
1984
Apply 1984 filter
Wooden club, whcih tapers from a broad distal end bearing a pigmented fish to a two-pronged proximal end

Wooden club, whcih tapers from a broad distal end bearing a ...

Australian Institute of Aboriginal Studies - Australian National Un...
Apply Australian Institute of Aboriginal Studies - Australian National Un... filter
Clubs
Apply Clubs filter
Ramingining, Central Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
Apply Ramingining, Central Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia filter
Dick S. Mewirri
Apply Dick S. Mewirri filter
1984
Apply 1984 filter
Pigmented wooden club

Pigmented wooden club

Charles Hart collection
Apply Charles Hart collection filter
Clubs
Apply Clubs filter
Professor Charles (Steve) W. Hart
Apply Professor Charles (Steve) W. Hart filter
Exercises for Ladies to Improve and Perfect Beauty

Exercises for Ladies to Improve and Perfect Beauty

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
Apply Springfield - Faithfull Family collection filter
Books
Apply Books filter
1837
Apply 1837 filter
Noticee: visitors are permitted to see those persons who are committed for trial on Tuesdays, Thursdays and Saturdays

Noticee: visitors are permitted to see those persons who are...

Sotheby's collection no. 1
Apply Sotheby's collection no. 1 filter
Signs
Apply Signs filter
Campbell Street Gaol, Hobart, Tasmania, Australia
Apply Campbell Street Gaol, Hobart, Tasmania, Australia filter
1892
Apply 1892 filter
Stone plague on prison wall - 'ANNODOMINI M.DCCCXXXI' Campbell Street Prison, Hobart

Stone plague on prison wall - 'ANNODOMINI M.DCCCXXXI' Campbe...

Sotheby's collection no. 1
Apply Sotheby's collection no. 1 filter
Photographs
Apply Photographs filter
Campbell Street Gaol, Hobart, Tasmania, Australia
Apply Campbell Street Gaol, Hobart, Tasmania, Australia filter
1837
Apply 1837 filter
Weapon - Club - wooden

Weapon - Club - wooden

Salisbury and South Wiltshire Museum collection
Apply Salisbury and South Wiltshire Museum collection filter
Clubs
Apply Clubs filter
Cast iron 'D' shaped  screw lock handcuffs with key

Cast iron 'D' shaped screw lock handcuffs with key

Sotheby's collection no. 1
Apply Sotheby's collection no. 1 filter
Handcuffs
Apply Handcuffs filter
Campbell Street Gaol, Hobart, Tasmania, Australia
Apply Campbell Street Gaol, Hobart, Tasmania, Australia filter
1837
Apply 1837 filter
Pigmented wooden club

Pigmented wooden club

Charles Hart collection
Apply Charles Hart collection filter
Clubs
Apply Clubs filter
Professor Charles (Steve) W. Hart
Apply Professor Charles (Steve) W. Hart filter
Landau known as 'The Ranken Coach'

Landau known as 'The Ranken Coach'

Royal Australian Historical Society collection no. 1
Apply Royal Australian Historical Society collection no. 1 filter
Horse drawn coaches
Apply Horse drawn coaches filter
Scotland
Apply Scotland filter
Mr George Ranken
Apply Mr George Ranken filter
1821
Apply 1821 filter
Club

Club

Papuan Official collection
Apply Papuan Official collection filter
Clubs
Apply Clubs filter
Papua New Guinea, Oceania
Apply Papua New Guinea, Oceania filter
1917
Apply 1917 filter
Club from West Papua, Indonesia

Club from West Papua, Indonesia

Edmund Milne collection
Apply Edmund Milne collection filter
Clubs
Apply Clubs filter
Papua, Indonesia
Apply Papua, Indonesia filter
Club

Club

Dr Gerald Holt collection no. 1
Apply Dr Gerald Holt collection no. 1 filter
Clubs
Apply Clubs filter
North-Eastern Queensland, Queensland, Australia
Apply North-Eastern Queensland, Queensland, Australia filter
Not provided
Apply Not provided filter
1984
Apply 1984 filter
LA PEROUSE SYDNEY.

LA PEROUSE SYDNEY.

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
Apply Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1 filter
Postcards
Apply Postcards filter
La Perouse, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Apply La Perouse, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia filter
Mr Josef Lebovic
Apply Mr Josef Lebovic filter
Club

Club

Dr Herbert Basedow collection
Apply Dr Herbert Basedow collection filter
Clubs
Apply Clubs filter
Gascoyne, Western Australia, Australia
Apply Gascoyne, Western Australia, Australia filter
Not provided
Apply Not provided filter
1934
Apply 1934 filter
Wooden decorated club, paddle shaped

Wooden decorated club, paddle shaped

Dorothy Bennett collection
Apply Dorothy Bennett collection filter
Clubs
Apply Clubs filter
Bathurst Island, Tiwi Islands, Northern Territory, Australia
Apply Bathurst Island, Tiwi Islands, Northern Territory, Australia filter
Not provided
Apply Not provided filter
1974
Apply 1974 filter
Weapon - Club - wooden

Weapon - Club - wooden

Dr Herbert Basedow collection
Apply Dr Herbert Basedow collection filter
Clubs
Apply Clubs filter
Bathurst Island, Tiwi Islands, Northern Territory, Australia
Apply Bathurst Island, Tiwi Islands, Northern Territory, Australia filter
Forked wooden club

Forked wooden club

Charles Hart collection
Apply Charles Hart collection filter
Clubs
Apply Clubs filter
Professor Charles (Steve) W. Hart
Apply Professor Charles (Steve) W. Hart filter
Pokerwork shield with four trees motifs and animals on anterior, stylistically attributed to La Perouse, Sydney

Pokerwork shield with four trees motifs and animals on anter...

Scott Rainbow collection
Apply Scott Rainbow collection filter
Shields
Apply Shields filter
La Perouse, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Apply La Perouse, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia filter
Decorated wooden shield attributed to Albert Woodlands, from La Perouse, Sydney

Decorated wooden shield attributed to Albert Woodlands, from...

Albert Woodlands Shield collection
Apply Albert Woodlands Shield collection filter
Shields
Apply Shields filter
La Perouse, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Apply La Perouse, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia filter
Albert Woodlands
Apply Albert Woodlands filter
Load more objects