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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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Wet specimen - Thylacine - paw

Wet specimen - Thylacine - paw

MacKenzie collection
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Mandible of a thylacine

Mandible of a thylacine

MacKenzie collection
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Animal bones
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Tasmania, Australia
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Skull of a Thylacine

Skull of a Thylacine

MacKenzie collection
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Skulls (animal)
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Tasmania, Australia
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Mounted thylacine skeleton

Mounted thylacine skeleton

MacKenzie collection
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Skeletons (animal)
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Tasmania, Australia
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Mounted thylacine skeleton

Mounted thylacine skeleton

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Tasmania, Australia
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Wet specimen - Thylacine - organs various

Wet specimen - Thylacine - organs various

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Wet specimen - Thylacine - genital system

Wet specimen - Thylacine - genital system

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Wet specimen - Thylacine - brain

Wet specimen - Thylacine - brain

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Wet specimen - Thylacine - organs various

Wet specimen - Thylacine - organs various

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Wet specimen - Thylacine - spleen

Wet specimen - Thylacine - spleen

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Wet specimen - Thylacine- pancreas

Wet specimen - Thylacine- pancreas

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Wet specimen - Thylacine - spleen

Wet specimen - Thylacine - spleen

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Wet specimen - Thylacine - spleen

Wet specimen - Thylacine - spleen

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Wet specimen - Thylacine - liver

Wet specimen - Thylacine - liver

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Wet specimen - Thylacine - genital system

Wet specimen - Thylacine - genital system

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Wet specimen - Thylacine - patella

Wet specimen - Thylacine - patella

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Wet specimen - Thylacine - leg

Wet specimen - Thylacine - leg

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Wet specimen - Thylacine - heart

Wet specimen - Thylacine - heart

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Wet specimen - Thylacine - liver

Wet specimen - Thylacine - liver

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Wet specimen - Thylacine - liver

Wet specimen - Thylacine - liver

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Wet Specimen - Thylacine - genital system

Wet Specimen - Thylacine - genital system

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Auction booklet and related material from R Hurst. Thylacine...

Charles Selby Wilson collection
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Glass photographic magic lantern slide of a thylacine at the London Zoo

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David Seth-Smith collection
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London Zoo, London, England
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Mr David Seth-Smith
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Pamphlet: The Thylacine Expeditionary Research Team, Launces...

Bob Brown collection no. 1
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Launceston, Tasmania, Australia
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1972
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The Report on the Search for the Thylacine

Bob Brown collection no. 1
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Tasmania, Australia
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Senator Bob Brown
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1972
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Preserved wet specimen of a whole skinned Thylacine

Preserved wet specimen of a whole skinned Thylacine

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Tasmania, Australia
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Australian Institute of Anatomy
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1925
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Wet specimen - Thylacine - testes in pouch

Wet specimen - Thylacine - testes in pouch

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Wet specimen - Thylacine - gastro-intestinal tract

Wet specimen - Thylacine - gastro-intestinal tract

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Wet specimen - Thylacine - heart and lungs

Wet specimen - Thylacine - heart and lungs

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Wet specimen - Thylacine - gastro-intestinal tract

Wet specimen - Thylacine - gastro-intestinal tract

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Wet specimen - Thylacine - heart and lungs

Wet specimen - Thylacine - heart and lungs

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Wet specimen - Thylacine- genital system

Wet specimen - Thylacine- genital system

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Wet specimen - Thylacine - kidney and adrenals

Wet specimen - Thylacine - kidney and adrenals

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Wet specimen - Thylacine - larynx and thyroids

Wet specimen - Thylacine - larynx and thyroids

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Wet specimen - Thylacine - larynx and tongue

Wet specimen - Thylacine - larynx and tongue

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Wet specimen - Thylacine - tongue and larynx

Wet specimen - Thylacine - tongue and larynx

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Wet specimen - Thylacine- larynx and tongue

Wet specimen - Thylacine- larynx and tongue

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Wet specimen - Thylacine - testes in pouch

Wet specimen - Thylacine - testes in pouch

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Wet specimen - Thylacine and Koala - legs

Wet specimen - Thylacine and Koala - legs

MacKenzie collection
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Wet specimen - Thylacine - liver and gall-bladder

Wet specimen - Thylacine - liver and gall-bladder

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Wet specimen - Thylacine - kidneys and adrenals

Wet specimen - Thylacine - kidneys and adrenals

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Wet specimen - Thylacine - gastro-intestinal tract

Wet specimen - Thylacine - gastro-intestinal tract

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Pelt of a Thylacine (Tasmanian Tiger), which was shot in the Pieman River - Zeehan area of Tasmania in 1930

Pelt of a Thylacine (Tasmanian Tiger), which was shot in the...

Charles Selby Wilson collection
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Pieman River, Tasmania, Australia
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Charles S. Wilson
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1930
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TASMANIAN DEVIL.

TASMANIAN DEVIL.

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Charles H. Kerry
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'Murrdakurlies 1 (Tasmanian Tiger)', Regina McKenzie, 2006

'Murrdakurlies 1 (Tasmanian Tiger)', Regina McKenzie, 2006

Regina and Juanella McKenzie collection
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Paintings
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Flinders Ranges, South Australia, Australia
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Ms Regina McKenzie
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2006
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Poster with image by Karen Casey

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Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Affairs Art (ATSIAA) collection
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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1988
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'Murrdakurlies 2 (Tasmanian Tiger)', Juanella McKenzie, 2008

'Murrdakurlies 2 (Tasmanian Tiger)', Juanella McKenzie, 2008

Regina and Juanella McKenzie collection
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Flinders Ranges, South Australia, Australia
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Ms Juanella McKenzie
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Book titled The History of the Convict Ship 'Success', containing postcard depicting 'Success'

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Neville Locker collection
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Cleveland, Ohio, United States of America
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1929
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Lithographic print titled Lieut. King, depicting Philip Gidley King

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Neville Locker collection
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London, England
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Phillip G. King
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1789
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Painted wooden baton

Painted wooden baton

Neville Locker collection
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Single barrel percussion spring gun

Single barrel percussion spring gun

Neville Locker collection
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Percussion firearms
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1850
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Police baton

Police baton

Neville Locker collection
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Tapered black wooden baton

Tapered black wooden baton

Neville Locker collection
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Brown's River Probation Station New Testament

Brown's River Probation Station New Testament

Neville Locker collection
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London, England
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George Eyre and Andrew Spottiswood
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1836
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Hand-forged branding iron bearing the letters VR

Hand-forged branding iron bearing the letters VR

Neville Locker collection
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Reproduction 'Cat-o-nine' tails whip

Reproduction 'Cat-o-nine' tails whip

Neville Locker collection
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British Pattern 1842 .75 smooth bore percussion musket used by the 12th Foot (East Suffolk Regiment) with bayonet

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Neville Locker collection
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Bullion box with waterproof cover

Bullion box with waterproof cover

Neville Locker collection
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.36 calibre bullet mould made for use with a 1851 Colt Navy percussion revolver

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Neville Locker collection
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