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Copy of Stradivari's 'Haussman' cello, made by Australian mastercraftsman A E Smith in 1953

Copy of Stradivari's 'Haussman' cello, made by Australian ma...

EV Llewellyn collection
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Cellos
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Arthur E. Smith
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1953
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Tray with wooden, scalloped edges

Tray with wooden, scalloped edges

Rosa Cappelluti collection
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Trays
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Gray-Nicolls cricket bat used by captain of the Australian Cricket Team, Greg Chappell, from 1981-1983

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Swan Richards collection
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Cricket bats
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Gray-Nicholls
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1981
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Hand operated meat mincer

Hand operated meat mincer

Thompson Family collection
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Bark painting titled Salmons and Turtles Fishing by Lipundja, Milingimbi, Northern Territory

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Dr Karel Kupka collection
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Bark paintings
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Milingimbi, Central Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Jimmy Lipundja
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1963
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Gupupuyngu mortuary rites.

Gupupuyngu mortuary rites.

J Davidson collection no. 3
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Bark paintings
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Milingimbi, Central Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Binyinyuway
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1967
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Painting depicts kalkberd, the euro (Macropus robustus)

Painting depicts kalkberd, the euro (Macropus robustus)

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Bark paintings
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Gunbalanya (Oenpelli), Western Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Aus...
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Unknown
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1974
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Wooden circular inlay box with a lid.

Wooden circular inlay box with a lid.

Marta Sybaczynsky collection no. 2
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Boxes
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Ukraine
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19th Century folk art diorama which portrays Governor William Bligh's arrest during the Rum Rebellion in 1808

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Sotheby's collection no. 2
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Dioramas
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Australia
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Unknown
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1808
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Knitting needle container

Knitting needle container

Petronella Wensing collection no. 1
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Containers
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1941
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Guwak ga Marrngu (Nightbird & possum).

Guwak ga Marrngu (Nightbird & possum).

Buku-Larrngay Arts collection no. 1
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Bark paintings
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Yirrkala, East Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Luwandi Mununggurr
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1985
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Copy of Stradivari's 'Alard' violin, made by Australian mastercraftsman A E Smith in 1954

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EV Llewellyn collection
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Violins
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Arthur E. Smith
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1954
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Copper dustpan and brush

Copper dustpan and brush

Thompson Family collection
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Dustpan and brush sets
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'Turtle totem in sacred well of Baku's tribe'

'Turtle totem in sacred well of Baku's tribe'

Dorothy Bennett collection
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Bark paintings
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Yirrkala, East Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Ray Baku
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Hair brush and comb set

Hair brush and comb set

Anne Stockton collection no. 1
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Hair care equipment
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London, England
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Mappin & Webb Ltd
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1913
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Wooden box containing phonograph attachments used by anthropologist AP Elkin in 1927

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Macleay Museum collection
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Audio equipment accessories
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United States of America
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Thomas A Edison Inc
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1906
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Copy of a 'Brescian School' viola, made by Australian mastercraftsman A E Smith in 1952

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EV Llewellyn collection
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Violas
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Arthur E. Smith
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1952
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Masonic - Stand for Presentation plate

Masonic - Stand for Presentation plate

Ronald L Gale Masonic collection no. 1
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Stands
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Mr Ronald L. Gale
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1979
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Gavel presented to Ron Gale from the Masonic Brethren Burroughs Wellcome and Co 1969

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Ronald L Gale Masonic collection no. 1
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Gavels
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Mr Ronald L. Gale
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1969
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Copy of Stradivari's 'Maurin' violin, made by Australian mastercraftsman A E Smith in 1946

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EV Llewellyn collection
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Arthur E. Smith
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1946
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Nansen-designed Hans Neering Memorial Sled used for rescues ...

Kosciusko Huts Association collection
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Safety equipment
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Mount Kosciusko, Snowy Mountains, New South Wales, Australia
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Fridtjof Nansen
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1953
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Pokerworked wooden display base by Sam Kirby

Pokerworked wooden display base by Sam Kirby

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Affairs Art (ATSIAA) collection
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Stands
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Sam Kirby
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Straight back wooden chair with a dark blue leather padded seat attached to the frame

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Billy Hughes Office Furniture collection
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Chairs
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South Australia, Australia
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A. Pengelley & Co.
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1927
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Varnished cedar balloon-backed chair, made for the Postmaste...

Australia Post Historical collection
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Chairs
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Postmaster General's Department
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1873
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Two  fish.

Two fish.

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Bark paintings
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Gunbalanya (Oenpelli), Western Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Aus...
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Jimmy Mijawmijaw
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1974
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Wardrobe manufactured by A Pengelley and Co.

Wardrobe manufactured by A Pengelley and Co.

Billy Hughes Office Furniture collection
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Wardrobes
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South Australia, Australia
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A. Pengelley & Co.
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1927
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Large wooden sideboard, symmetrical in design, with a top and bottom section

Large wooden sideboard, symmetrical in design, with a top an...

Billy Hughes Office Furniture collection
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Sideboards
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South Australia, Australia
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A. Pengelley & Co.
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1927
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Decorated boomerang

Decorated boomerang

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Affairs Art (ATSIAA) collection
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Boomerangs
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Townsville, Queensland, Australia
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Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Commission
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Carved crocodile

Carved crocodile

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Affairs Art (ATSIAA) collection
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Wood carvings
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Darwin, Northern Territory, Australia
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Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Commission
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Bark painting by Bardayal Nadjamerrek depicting a kangaroo playing the didjerdu

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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Bark paintings
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Bardayal Nadjamerrek
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Wooden box for

Wooden box for "Gradiometer Manufactured by L. Oertiling LTD...

Bureau of Mineral Resources collection no. 1
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Boxes
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London, England
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L Oertling Ltd
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Painted didjeridu

Painted didjeridu

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Affairs Art (ATSIAA) collection
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Didjeridus
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Townsville, Queensland, Australia
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Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Commission
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Wooden club with a bulbous head

Wooden club with a bulbous head

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Affairs Art (ATSIAA) collection
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Clubs
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Townsville, Queensland, Australia
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Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Commission
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Small undecorated wooden boomerang

Small undecorated wooden boomerang

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Affairs Art (ATSIAA) collection
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Boomerangs
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Commission
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Wooden ice chest

May Goudie collection
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Ice chests
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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May Goudie
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1920
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Spirit level

George O Crawford collection
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Spirit levels
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Goulburn, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr George O. Crawford
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1900
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Mimi Spirit with Crocodiles.

Mimi Spirit with Crocodiles.

Dorothy Bennett collection
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Bark paintings
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Milingimbi, Central Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Nongunyarri II
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Kangaroo.

Kangaroo.

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Bark paintings
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Gunbalanya (Oenpelli), Western Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Aus...
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Sam M. Garnarradj
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1974
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Replica of the rowing boat used by Australian Ernest Searle ...

Department of Sport Recreation and Tourism collection
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Replicas
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Long Nose Point, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Nick Masterman
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1888
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Wooden side table

Wooden side table

Billy Hughes Office Furniture collection
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Side tables
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Old Parliament House, Parkes, Canberra, Australian Capital Territor...
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Hon William 'Billy' M. Hughes
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1927
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Varnished cedar balloon-backed chair, made for the Postmaste...

Australia Post Historical collection
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Chairs
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Postmaster General's Department
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1873
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Club with red black and white decoration

Club with red black and white decoration

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Affairs Art (ATSIAA) collection
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Clubs
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Townsville, Queensland, Australia
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Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Commission
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Painting depicts men hunting fish & turtles

Painting depicts men hunting fish & turtles

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Bark paintings
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Yirrkala, East Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Unknown
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Mulga plaque made by Albert Namatjira

Mulga plaque made by Albert Namatjira

Albert Namatjira - TGH Strehlow collection no.2
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Plaques
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Albert Namatjira
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Wooden box for a variometer

Bureau of Mineral Resources collection no. 1
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Storage boxes
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Straight back wooden chair with a dark blue leather padded seat attached to the frame and backrest

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Billy Hughes Office Furniture collection
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Chairs
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Old Parliament House, Parkes, Canberra, Australian Capital Territor...
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Hon William 'Billy' M. Hughes
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1927
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Wooden carving of a snake

Wooden carving of a snake

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Affairs Art (ATSIAA) collection
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Wood carvings
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Port Augusta, South Australia, Australia
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Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Commission
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Painting depicts two stylised trees, with 21 black flying fox hanging from branches and four crocodiles waiting in water below

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Australian Institute of Aboriginal Studies - Australian National Un...
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Bark paintings
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Katherine, Northern Territory, Australia
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Norah Bindul
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1984
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Fish, sea mammals and  turtles.

Fish, sea mammals and turtles.

Dr Karel Kupka collection
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Bark paintings
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Yirrkala, East Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Gunguyuma
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Small wooden shield

Small wooden shield

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Affairs Art (ATSIAA) collection
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Shields
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Commission
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Decorated wooden club

Decorated wooden club

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Affairs Art (ATSIAA) collection
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Clubs
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Commission
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Large wooden bookcase

Large wooden bookcase

Billy Hughes Office Furniture collection
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Bookcases
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South Australia, Australia
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A. Pengelley & Co.
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1927
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Carved wooden club

Carved wooden club

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Affairs Art (ATSIAA) collection
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Clubs
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Commission
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Straight back wooden chair with a dark blue leather padded seat and back rest attached to the frame

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Billy Hughes Office Furniture collection
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South Australia, Australia
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A. Pengelley & Co.
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1927
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Children's drawing - 'My Dad' by Troy Davey, Port Lincoln SA

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Drawings
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Port Lincoln, Eyre Peninsula, South Australia, Australia
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Troy Davey
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Wooden spearhead

Wooden spearhead

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Affairs Art (ATSIAA) collection
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Spearheads
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Commission
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Siberia brand wooden ice chest

May Goudie collection
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Ice chests
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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May Goudie
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1920
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Straight back wooden chair with a dark blue leather padded seat and back rest attached to the frame

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Billy Hughes Office Furniture collection
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Chairs
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Old Parliament House, Parkes, Canberra, Australian Capital Territor...
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Hon William 'Billy' M. Hughes
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1927
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Reef at low tide

Dorothy Bennett collection
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Port Keats (Wadeye), Northern Territory, Australia
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Ngunga
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Specimen of rock from the foundations of Parliament House, w...

Canberra Rotary Club collection
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Commemorative objects
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Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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1988
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