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Sydney Harbour Bridge sculpture of red shells covering a red felt background. © Esme Timbery. Licensed by VISCOPY, Sydney 2009.
Shellwork Harbour Bridge
Made by Esme Timbery in the Indigenous tradition of making shellwork artefacts in Sydney.
Detail of a 35mm hand-crank movie camera
Hurley's movie camera
A 35-millimetre camera used by Frank Hurley in Antarctica and the Middle East.
Cadel Evans cycling collection
Cadel Evans collection
Two bicycles belonging to Australia's first Tour de France winner.
Detail of a silver snuff box
Governor King's snuffbox
Presented to Governor Philip Gidley King in 1801 and connected to key Australian colonial figures.
Autograph quilt
Autograph quilt
A rare 1890s quilt from Melbourne featuring 650 names, initials and motifs.
A four-wheeled open seater car with a long engine cowling, boat tail and low glass windscreen.
Sundowner Bean car
Driven by adventurer Francis Birtles in record-breaking overland car journeys of the 1920s.

Ferrier ploughing medal
Ploughing medal won by James Ferrier in 1869.
Model trains
Model trains
O gauge trains from Australia and New Zealand in the 1930s-1960s.