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Latex/rubber foam figurine large head with frown, made from standard moulds

Latex/rubber foam figurine large head with frown, made from ...

Michael Leunig/Bryan Brown collection
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Mr Michael Leunig
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Small wooden replica of Vietnamese refugee boat number MB135, made in camp on Palau Bidong

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Marion Le collection
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Pulau Bidong, , Malaysia
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Miss Dieu T. Nguyen
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1985
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Model of an Avro-Fokker aircraft used as a paperweight by Charles Ulm

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Herb and Joan Cowan collection
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Mr Charles T. Ulm
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Small model banana from Nude beach diorama

Small model banana from Nude beach diorama

Michael Leunig/Bryan Brown collection
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Latex/rubber foam figurine large head with smile, made from standard moulds

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Michael Leunig/Bryan Brown collection
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Decoy Duck

Decoy Duck

Whalers Haven Museum collection
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Victor Harbor, South Australia, Australia
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Whaler's Haven Museum
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Decoy Duck

Decoy Duck

Whalers Haven Museum collection
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Victor Harbor, South Australia, Australia
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Whaler's Haven Museum
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Latex/rubber foam figurine small head with open mouth, made from standard moulds

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Michael Leunig/Bryan Brown collection
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Mr Michael Leunig
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Decoy Duck

Decoy Duck

Whalers Haven Museum collection
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Victor Harbor, South Australia, Australia
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Whaler's Haven Museum
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Model war canoe

Model war canoe

Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Model of stereo on table with bowl, from Nude beach diorama

Model of stereo on table with bowl, from Nude beach diorama

Michael Leunig/Bryan Brown collection
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Mr Michael Leunig
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Model boat

Model boat

1992 Torres Strait Islands Cultural Festival collection
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Thursday (Waiben) Island, Torres Strait, Queensland, Australia
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Wilfred Aniba
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1992
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Decoy Duck

Decoy Duck

Whalers Haven Museum collection
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Victor Harbor, South Australia, Australia
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Whaler's Haven Museum
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Lid of quilt box from 'Quilt rage' diorama

Lid of quilt box from 'Quilt rage' diorama

Michael Leunig/Bryan Brown collection
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Commemorative bronze topographic model of the Snowy Mountains Hydro Electric Scheme, presented to Ben Chifley at the scheme's inauguration

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Snowy Scheme Model collection
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Snowy Mountains, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Joseph B. Chifley
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1949
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Head of tin decoy duck, with a screw attachment to the neck

Head of tin decoy duck, with a screw attachment to the neck

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Part of model dancing platform

Part of model dancing platform

Papuan Official collection
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Central Province, Papua New Guinea, Oceania
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Mr B W. Bramell
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1927
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Model of Pearling Lugger Essey A52

Model of Pearling Lugger Essey A52

Norman Savage collection
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Moa Island, Torres Strait, Queensland, Australia
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Norman Savage
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1999
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Decorative model of a spinning wheel

Decorative model of a spinning wheel

Albina Ramoskis collection
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Lithuania
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1982
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Arm chair model from Nude beach diorama

Arm chair model from Nude beach diorama

Michael Leunig/Bryan Brown collection
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Part of model dancing platform

Part of model dancing platform

Papuan Official collection
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Central Province, Papua New Guinea, Oceania
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Mr B W. Bramell
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1927
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Wooden base for a decoy duck body

Wooden base for a decoy duck body

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Paper model of HMS Sirius

Paper model of HMS Sirius

Australian Bicentennial Authority collection
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Decoy duck

Decoy duck

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Part of model dancing platform

Part of model dancing platform

Papuan Official collection
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Central Province, Papua New Guinea, Oceania
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Mr B W. Bramell
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1927
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Model of bark canoe from Melville or Bathurst Island

Model of bark canoe from Melville or Bathurst Island

Charles Hart collection
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Dr George Horne
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1926
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Washing machine model from Nude beach diorama

Washing machine model from Nude beach diorama

Michael Leunig/Bryan Brown collection
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Mr Michael Leunig
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Decoy Duck

Decoy Duck

Whalers Haven Museum collection
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Victor Harbor, South Australia, Australia
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Whaler's Haven Museum
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Small model canoe made from stringy bark

Small model canoe made from stringy bark

Aboriginal Collection from Tasmania 2003 - Vernon Graham collection
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Gold and silver plated brass handbuilt model of the Fokker tri-motor monoplane 'Southern Cross', flown by Sir Charles Kingsford-Smith

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Austin Byrne collection no. 1
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Austin E. Byrne
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1931
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Table with flower pot from Nude beach diorama lounge room scene

Table with flower pot from Nude beach diorama lounge room sc...

Michael Leunig/Bryan Brown collection
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Pied pipers' pipe from mixed showcase A

Pied pipers' pipe from mixed showcase A

Michael Leunig/Bryan Brown collection
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Mr Michael Leunig
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Man in mauve jumper sitting on chair from Nude beach diorama interior cafe scene

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Michael Leunig/Bryan Brown collection
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Decoy Duck

Decoy Duck

Whalers Haven Museum collection
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Victor Harbor, South Australia, Australia
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Whaler's Haven Museum
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Model of the Snowy Scheme in topographical form

Model of the Snowy Scheme in topographical form

Snowy Scheme - Snowy Hydro collection
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Cafe chair model from Nude beach diorama

Cafe chair model from Nude beach diorama

Michael Leunig/Bryan Brown collection
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Mr Michael Leunig
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Decoy duck body made of metal

Decoy duck body made of metal

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Small blue book model from Nude beach diorama

Small blue book model from Nude beach diorama

Michael Leunig/Bryan Brown collection
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Mr Michael Leunig
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Coffee cup model from Nude beach diorama

Coffee cup model from Nude beach diorama

Michael Leunig/Bryan Brown collection
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Mr Michael Leunig
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Part of model dancing platform

Part of model dancing platform

Papuan Official collection
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Central Province, Papua New Guinea, Oceania
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Mr B W. Bramell
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1927
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Wooden model canoe carved out of one piece of wood, with smoothed sticks for the mast and rigging

Wooden model canoe carved out of one piece of wood, with smo...

American-Australian Scientific Expedition to Arnhem Land (AASEAL) c...
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Groote Eylandt, Northern Territory, Australia
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Model of ocean-going canoe with fibre matting sails, presented to Victor and Beth Carell by the Government of the Cook Islands in 1969

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Beth Dean Carell collection no. 4
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Mangaia Island, Cook Islands
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Mr Victor Carell
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1969
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Model house

Papuan Official collection
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Papua New Guinea, Oceania
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Wax model of infant platypus - yellow

Wax model of infant platypus - yellow

Burrell collection
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Model of an aeroplane with an accompanying display stand

Dr Robert C Percival collection
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Mr Edgar W. Percival
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Pigmented model canoe made from a strip of pandanus bark bound at each end with split cane and adhesive

Pigmented model canoe made from a strip of pandanus bark bou...

Dorothy Bennett collection
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Not provided
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1974
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Wax model of infant platypus - white.

Wax model of infant platypus - white.

Burrell collection
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Model rifle

Papuan Official collection
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Papua New Guinea, Oceania
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Model canoe prow

Papuan Official collection
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Milne Bay Province, Papua New Guinea, Oceania
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1915
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1:50 scale model of the North Rankin A gas drilling platform

1:50 scale model of the North Rankin A gas drilling platform

Australian Exhibitions Organisation collection
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Department of Home Affairs and Environment
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1982
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Model canoe prow

Papuan Official collection
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Milne Bay Province, Papua New Guinea, Oceania
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1915
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Model dugout canoe, decorated overall

Model dugout canoe, decorated overall

Dorothy Bennett collection
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1974
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Model rifle

Papuan Official collection
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Western Province, Papua New Guinea, Oceania
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Model of an aeroplane with an accompanying display stand

Dr Robert C Percival collection
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Mr Edgar W. Percival
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Model of the Snowy Scheme in cross-section form

Model of the Snowy Scheme in cross-section form

Snowy Scheme - Snowy Hydro collection
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Model of an aeroplane

Dr Robert C Percival collection
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Mr Edgar W. Percival
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Model bark canoe made from a length of bark joined at an angle with fibre lacin

Model bark canoe made from a length of bark joined at an ang...

Australian Institute of Anatomy collection
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Not provided
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Spitfire aircraft made from a penny made in 1943 by Sheila Ferguson, WAAAF

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Sheila Van Emden collection
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Penrith, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mrs Sheila C. Van Emden
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1943
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Model canoe prow

Papuan Official collection
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Milne Bay Province, Papua New Guinea, Oceania
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Model bayonet

Model bayonet

Papuan Official collection
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Western Province, Papua New Guinea, Oceania
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