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Framed set of four black and white photographs relating to cane cutter Carmelo Mirabelli

Framed set of four black and white photographs relating to c...

Carmelo Mirabelli collection no. 1
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Spear with green-tinged clear glass 'Kimberley Point' blade

Spear with green-tinged clear glass 'Kimberley Point' blade

Gwen and Wayne Masters collection no. 2
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Spears
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Parkinson & Frodsham Marine Chronometer No 4164, with accessories in wooden case, used in HMAS Australia

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Department of Defence collection
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Royal Australian Navy
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Glass plate negative - two men with cuts of meat hanging from roof of dwelling, Northern Territory, photographed by Herbert Basedow, 1905 or 1911

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Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Australia
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Dr Herbert Basedow
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1905
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Glass plate negative of 17 Bathurst Island, Northern Territory, spears against trellis fence with board bearing a wooden tape measure, photographed by Herbert Basedow, between 1911 and 1914

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Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Australia
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Dr Herbert Basedow
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Sharpe brand Dip Circle, Model D1-M, Serial Number 258

Sharpe brand Dip Circle, Model D1-M, Serial Number 258

Bureau of Mineral Resources collection no. 1
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Geophysical survey equipment
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Glass plate negative - Emily Gap, Northern Territory, photographed by Herbert Basedow, 1924

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Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Emily Gap, Macdonnell Ranges, Northern Territory, Australia
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Dr Herbert Basedow
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1924
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Glass plate negative - Branding horses in stockyard, Innamincka station, South Australia, photographed by Herbert Basedow, 1919

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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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1919
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Kimberley point

Kimberley point

Keith Goddard collection
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Spearheads
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Morris Tobias Marine Chronometer No 695, with accessories in a wooden case

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Department of Defence collection
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London, England
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Glass plate negative - Rock engraving of human form, Port Hedland, Western Australia, photographed by Herbert Basedow, 1916

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Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Glass plate negatives
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North Western Australia, Western Australia, Australia
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Dr Herbert Basedow
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1916
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Glass plate negative - Women and children at campsite, Darwin, Northern Territory, photographed by Herbert Basedow, 1922

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Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Australia
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Glass slide with black and white photograph of a painting of Frank Gardiner

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Christies Auction collection
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Lantern slides
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Mr Frank Gardiner
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Glass plate negative - Man stalking  kangaroo, central Australia, photographed by Herbert Basedow, 1920

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Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Australia
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1920
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Spearhead

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Australian Institute of Anatomy collection
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Spearhead

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Bruce Coaldrake collection
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Mr Bruce Coaldrake
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Spearhead

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Horne-Bowie collection
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Miss Helen Bowie
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Spearhead

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Australian Institute of Anatomy collection
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Ornamental belt

Ornamental belt

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Barraud No 2/901 chronometer with Poole's auxiliary compensated balance

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Department of Defence collection
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Prouds Ltd, Diamond Merchants & Jewellers
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Glass plate negative - Wagon crossing a stream bed, Victoria River district, Northern Territory, photographed by Herbert Basedow, 1922

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Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Australia
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Dr Herbert Basedow
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Glass plate negative - Women's camp fight, photographed by Herbert Basedow

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Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Australia
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Dr Herbert Basedow
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Glass plate negative - Expedition camp, central Australia, photographed by Herbert Basedow, 1923

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Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Australia
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Dr Herbert Basedow
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1923
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Wet specimen - Echidna - brain and spinal cord

Wet specimen - Echidna - brain and spinal cord

MacKenzie collection
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Zoological specimens
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Kimberley point

Kimberley point

Keith Goddard collection
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Console for the satellite tracking system from the Orroral Valley Tracking Station

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Orroral Valley Tracking Station collection
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Oregon, United States of America
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United States Navy
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1950
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Glass spearhead

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Horne-Bowie collection
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Miss Helen Bowie
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Souvenir purse mirror from Canberra 1927

Souvenir purse mirror from Canberra 1927

Beverley Davidoff collection
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Mirrors
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Old Parliament House, Parkes, Canberra, Australian Capital Territor...
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Alex Collingridge
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1926
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Kimberley point

Kimberley point

Igor Zorich collection
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Mr Igor Zorich
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Kimberley point

Kimberley point

Professor Henry and Luise Krips collection
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Spearheads
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Kimberley point

Kimberley point

Professor Henry and Luise Krips collection
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Debrie Parvo model 'L' 35mm hand-crank movie camera and accessories, used by Frank Hurley

Debrie Parvo model 'L' 35mm hand-crank movie camera and acce...

Robert and Irene Goard collection
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Paris, France
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Andre Debrie
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1917
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J Parkes & Sons Marine Chronometer No 11056, with accessories in a wooden case

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Department of Defence collection
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Liverpool, Merseyside, England
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J Parkes & Sons
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Kimberley point

Kimberley point

Ron Bell collection
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Glass spearhead

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Horne-Bowie collection
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Miss Helen Bowie
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Wet specimen - Horse - colon

Wet specimen - Horse - colon

MacKenzie collection
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Brass telescope eyepiece used by Captain John Gore

Brass telescope eyepiece used by Captain John Gore

Jack Gallaway collection
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Telescope accessories
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London, England
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Peter Dollond
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Lead Sinker

Lead Sinker

Mary Nicholson collection no. 2
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Sculptures
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North Melbourne, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Mr Peter Nicholson
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1988
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Glass plate negative - About to depart The Bluff station, Queensland, photographed by Herbert Basedow, 1919

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Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Australia
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Dr Herbert Basedow
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1919
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Pattison Shield presented to Victor Trumper 1898-1899

Pattison Shield presented to Victor Trumper 1898-1899

Victor Trumper collection
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Trophies
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England
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Elkington & Co
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1899
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Glass plate negative - Men working in stockyards, Innamincka station, South Australia, photographed by Herbert Basedow, 1919

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Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Australia
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Dr Herbert Basedow
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1919
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Kimberley point

Kimberley point

E Milne collection
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Spearheads
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Glass plate negative - Ploughing with camels, Fowlers Bay station north of the Great Australian Bight, South 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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Wet specimen - Bat - whole specimen preserved

Wet specimen - Bat - whole specimen preserved

MacKenzie collection
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Zoological specimens
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Glass plate negative - One of the vice-regal cars bogged on the Burt Plain, Northern Territory, photographed by Herbert Basedow, 1923

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Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Australia
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Dr Herbert Basedow
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Glass plate negative - Women's camp fight, photographed by Herbert Basedow

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Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Australia
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Dr Herbert Basedow
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1922
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Kimberley point

Kimberley point

Keith Goddard collection
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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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Tiered dilly bag in glass by Jenni Kemarre Martinello

Tiered dilly bag in glass by Jenni Kemarre Martinello

Jenni Kemarre Martiniello collection
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Sculptures
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Kingston, Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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Ms Jenni K. Martinello
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2013
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Mercer Marine Chronometer No 27564, in wooden case with accessories

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Department of Defence collection
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England
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Thomas Mercer Ltd
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Toy brown velvet kangaroo covered with fundrasising badges from World War One

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Terence Lane collection
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Toy animals
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1914
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Sharpe brand Personal Torsion Magnetometer, Serial Number 142

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Bureau of Mineral Resources collection no. 1
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Geophysical survey equipment
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Glass plate negative - Hermannsburg mission station, Northern Territory, photographed by Herbert Basedow, 1920

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Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Hermannsburg, Northern Territory, Australia
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Dr Herbert Basedow
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1920
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Spearhead

Spearhead

Bruce Coaldrake collection
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Spearheads
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Mr Bruce Coaldrake
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Falconer No 4916 chronometer

Falconer No 4916 chronometer

Bureau of Mineral Resources collection no. 1
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Glass plate negative of containers collected by Herbert Basedow at Bathurst Island, Northern Territory, in 1911, photographed by Herbert Basedow between 1911 and 1914

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Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Bathurst Island, Northern Territory, Australia
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Dr Herbert Basedow
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1911
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Nyurpaya painting

Nyurpaya painting

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Affairs Art (ATSIAA) collection
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Paintings
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Nyurpaya
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Glass plate negative - Rock engravings, Deception Creek east, Flinders Ranges, South Australia, photographed by Herbert Basedow, between 1905 and 1914

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Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Deception Creek, Flinders Ranges, South Australia, Australia
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Dr Herbert Basedow
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1900
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Kimberley point

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Professor Henry and Luise Krips collection
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Spearheads
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Glass spearhead

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Horne-Bowie collection
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Miss Helen Bowie
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