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Model Yacht Pond Camphill Park Glasgow

Model Yacht Pond Camphill Park Glasgow

Jack Russel Greenham collection
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Postcards
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Glasgow, Scotland
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E A Schwerdlfeger & Co
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1905
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Circular plastic box with lid, for a wedding ring

Circular plastic box with lid, for a wedding ring

Janet Furneaux collection
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Presentation boxes
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Parramatta, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mrs Janet Furneaux
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1959
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Child's drawing by Tyimpayi, Ernabella SA

Child's drawing by Tyimpayi, Ernabella SA

Winifred Hilliard collection no. 2
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Drawings
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Ernabella, South Australia, Australia
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Tyimpayi
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1954
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Souvenir mug - Princess Beatrice

Souvenir mug - Princess Beatrice

Cecil Ballard Jnr collection
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Commemorative mugs
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Princess Beatrice E.
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1988
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Spearthrower 'miru', used in the 'Seven Sisters' performance at the 'Tracking Kultja' festival at the NMA in 2001

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Maruku Arts collection no. 2
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Spearthrowers
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Blackstone (Papulankutja Aboriginal community), Western Australia, ...
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Reggie Jackson
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2001
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Yidaki painted by Narritijin Maymuru

Yidaki painted by Narritijin Maymuru

J Davidson collection no. 3
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Didjeridus
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Yirrkala, East Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Narritjin Maymuru
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1974
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Photograph of L.T. Daniels, Fred Daly, R. Dowell and P.S. Smith

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Fred Daly collection
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Photographs
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Weapon - Boomerang

Weapon - Boomerang

Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Boomerangs
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Congratulations card

Congratulations card

Margot Child collection
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Cards
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Mrs Margot Child
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Child's drawing by unknown artist

Child's drawing by unknown artist

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Drawings
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Child's drawing This picture is about Cang Gary by Wendy Balpiyangay Wanambi

Child's drawing This picture is about Cang Gary by Wendy Bal...

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Drawings
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Yirrkala, East Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Wendy Balpuyangay Wanambi
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String bag

String bag

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Bags
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Square pot holder

Square pot holder

Nancy Hamilton collection no. 2
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Pot holders
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Lithgow, New South Wales, Australia
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Mrs Nancy B. Hamilton
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1960
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Bong Bong Picnic Race Club - Official Programme, January 17th and 18th, 1924

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Robert Faithfull collection no. 2
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Programs
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Boomerang

Boomerang

Stan Mitchell collection
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Spiritual Health

Spiritual Health

Balarinji Art collection no. 2
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Gouache paintings
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Balarinji Design Studio, Jumbana Group
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Child's drawing

Child's drawing

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Drawings
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Phillip
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Sticker

Sticker

Union of Australian Women collection
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Ms Audrey McDonald
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1950
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'Kurrkumalu' by Mayapu Elsie Thomas, 2007

'Kurrkumalu' by Mayapu Elsie Thomas, 2007

Canning Stock Route collection
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Paintings
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Canning Stock Route, , Australia
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Mayapu E. Thomas
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2007
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Carved wooden sculpture of a turtle (tjulpu)

Carved wooden sculpture of a turtle (tjulpu)

Aboriginal Women's Arts Festival collection
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Wood carvings
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South Australia, Australia
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Not provided
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1984
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Poster

Poster

Union of Australian Women collection
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Ms Audrey McDonald
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1950
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THE DRESSING PAVILION. MANLY POOL BY NIGHT MANLY. N.S.W.

THE DRESSING PAVILION. MANLY POOL BY NIGHT MANLY. N.S.W.

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Manly, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Photograph of a man with scaring on his chest

Photograph of a man with scaring on his chest

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Affairs Art (ATSIAA) collecti...
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Photographs
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Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
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Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Commission
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Goulburn to Sydney Road Race 1931 - Fastest time medal

Goulburn to Sydney Road Race 1931 - Fastest time medal

Ken Ross collection
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Sports medals
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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W Kerr
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1931
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Racing silks worn in the 1897 and 1898 Melbourne Cup races on Gaulus and The Grafter

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William Forrester collection
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Riding habits
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Yellow circles on a light brown background with yellow dots

Yellow circles on a light brown background with yellow dots

Balarinji Art collection no. 2
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Gouache paintings
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Balarinji Design Studio, Jumbana Group
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Child's drawing

Child's drawing

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Drawings
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Mornington Island, Queensland, Australia
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David Loogatha
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Timber ruler with inlaid sections of Australian timbers

Timber ruler with inlaid sections of Australian timbers

Bridge Family collection no. 2
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Rulers
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Australia
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Denney Family
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Scorecard, England v Australia 2nd Test Blackpool, June 26, 28, 29, 1937

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Australian Women's Cricket Council collection
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Scorecards
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England, United Kingdom
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Sue Summers
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1937
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The Privatisation Fairy

The Privatisation Fairy

Judy Horacek collection no. 2
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Cartoons
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Ms Judy Horacek
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1995
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Jacob's Ladder, below Sherbrooke Falls, Victoria

Jacob's Ladder, below Sherbrooke Falls, Victoria

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Sherbrooke Falls, Victoria, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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Landscape painting depicting a large tree and red rocky outcrops, by Peter Taylor.

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Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Affairs Art (ATSIAA) collecti...
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Watercolour paintings
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Port Augusta, South Australia, Australia
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Peter T. Taylor
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1982
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Painting by Henoch Raberaba

Painting by Henoch Raberaba

Cheryl Pryor collection
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Watercolour paintings
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Henoch Raberaba
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Blue plastic bell

Blue plastic bell

Alison Steele collection
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Christmas decorations
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Umbilical cord binding material

Umbilical cord binding material

Petronella Wensing collection no. 1
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Textile pieces
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Letter sent from Robert Lionel Faithfull, 18 December 1883

Letter sent from Robert Lionel Faithfull, 18 December 1883

Robert Faithfull collection no. 2
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Letters
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New York, United States of America
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Robert L. Faithfull
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1883
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Child's drawing

Child's drawing

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Drawings
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Bathurst Island, Tiwi Islands, Northern Territory, Australia
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Marguerita Munkara
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Wavy vertical lines

Wavy vertical lines

Balarinji Art collection no. 2
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Gouache paintings
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Balarinji Design Studio, Jumbana Group
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Handkerchief commemorating the royal visit to Australia, 1954

Handkerchief commemorating the royal visit to Australia, 195...

Professor Peter Spearritt collection no. 2
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Handkerchiefs
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Old Parliament House, Parkes, Canberra, Australian Capital Territor...
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Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II
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1954
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Child's drawing - Sacred tree by Reggie Wurjal

Child's drawing - Sacred tree by Reggie Wurjal

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Drawings
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Maningrida, West Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Reggie Wurjal
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Thylacine

Thylacine

Balarinji Art collection no. 2
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Gouache paintings
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Balarinji Design Studio, Jumbana Group
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Child's drawing

Child's drawing

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Drawings
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Sheryl Pamulkan
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British Scouts district badge, South West Lancashire

British Scouts district badge, South West Lancashire

Robin Maloney collection
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Club badges
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Sepia photograph of man standing beside wagon loaded with wool bales at Boondara, 1918

Sepia photograph of man standing beside wagon loaded with wo...

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographs
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Boondara, Western Australia, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1918
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Malta Grand Harbour

Malta Grand Harbour

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Photographic postcards
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Malta
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Walka design from Ernabella

Walka design from Ernabella

Winifred Hilliard collection no. 3
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Acrylic paintings
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Ernabella, South Australia, Australia
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Angkuna Kulyuru
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1954
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Robilt toy train bogie goods van with 'PENNANT HOUSEHOLD KEROSINE' on the side.

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Bruce Macdonald collection
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Toy railway cars
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Bundanoon Railway station

Bundanoon Railway station

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Bundanoon, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Congratulations card

Congratulations card

Margot Child collection
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Cards
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Mrs Margot Child
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Art of the Time greeting card

Art of the Time greeting card

1992 Torres Strait Islands Cultural Festival collection
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Cards
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Torres Strait Islands, Queensland, Australia
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Nina Sabatino
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1992
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Black skull cap

Black skull cap

Jim Pike collection
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Caps
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Toy farm set - sheep

Toy farm set - sheep

Bridge Family collection no. 1
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Toy farms
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England, United Kingdom
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Britains Ltd
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Willanga Cottages by Gordon Syron

Willanga Cottages by Gordon Syron

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Affairs Art (ATSIAA) collecti...
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Oil paintings
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Coffs Harbour, New South Wales, Australia
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Gordon Syron
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1982
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Sample of Moths

Sample of Moths

Stan Mitchell collection
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Samples
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Club

Club

Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Clubs
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Nullarbor Plain, Australia
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Not provided
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1934
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Ceremonial dance stick

Ceremonial dance stick

Olive Pink collection
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Ceremonial objects
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Not provided
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Miss Olive Pink
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1977
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Photograph of two men and one woman conversing at Canberra Rex hotel

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Bernard Freedman collection no. 1
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Photographs
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Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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Weapon - Boomerang - hunting

Weapon - Boomerang - hunting

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Boomerangs
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Painting by Benjamin Landara

Painting by Benjamin Landara

Cheryl Pryor collection
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Watercolour paintings
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Benjamin Landara
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Metal stamp, water filter

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William and Jeanette Derham Family - Bendigo Pottery collection
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Printing blocks
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