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Gold metallic cloth and black woollen coat, worn by Gertud Bodenwieser when taking on-stage acknowledgements

Gold metallic cloth and black woollen coat, worn by Gertud B...

Cuckson Bodenwieser collection no. 1
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Coats
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New South Wales, Australia
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Eileen Cramer
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1940
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Doily with a butterfly-like shape, mounted on dark blue silk to give it some bulk

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Myrtle Wilson collection
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Doilies
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Beaconsfield, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Mrs Violet M. Wilson
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1941
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Round rose table centre, embroidered in various shades of pink and green

Round rose table centre, embroidered in various shades of pi...

Myrtle Wilson collection
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Table linen
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Beaconsfield, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Semco Company
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1928
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Pyle-National brand switch or railway carriage lamp

Pyle-National brand switch or railway carriage lamp

Australian National Railways Commission collection
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Lamps
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Chicago, Illinois, United States of America
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The Pyle-National Company
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1924
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Panel of poplin fabric featuring a 'Jacobean' bird

Panel of poplin fabric featuring a 'Jacobean' bird

Myrtle Wilson collection
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Embroidered panels
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Beaconsfield, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Mrs Violet M. Wilson
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1932
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Tablecloth and four serviettes

Tablecloth and four serviettes

Myrtle Wilson collection
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Table linen
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Beaconsfield, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Mrs Violet M. Wilson
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1930
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Cream coloured tray cloth featuring a cross stitched design of a vase

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Myrtle Wilson collection
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Table linen
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Beaconsfield, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Mrs Violet M. Wilson
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1936
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Gum bar back chair

Gum bar back chair

Toby and Juliana Hooper collection
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Chairs
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South Australia, Australia
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Unknown
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1840
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Black jersey headpiece with red decoration on the forehead, worn for performances of the ballet 'Demon Machine'

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Cuckson Bodenwieser collection no. 1
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Dance costumes
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St Marys, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mrs Iris Bowling
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1939
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Tapestry evening bag

Myrtle Wilson collection
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Beaconsfield, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Mrs Violet M. Wilson
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1928
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Commonwealth Railways oval cast metal plaque

Commonwealth Railways oval cast metal plaque

Australian National Railways Commission collection
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Coats of arms
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South Australia, Australia
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1912
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Purple and black satin tunic top, worn for performances of the ballet 'Demon Machine'

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Cuckson Bodenwieser collection no. 1
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Dance costumes
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St Marys, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mrs Iris Bowling
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1939
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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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Swivel chair with dark blue leather padding attached to the wooden frame on the back rest and the seat

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Billy Hughes Office Furniture collection
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Office chairs
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South Australia, Australia
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A. Pengelley & Co.
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1927
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Purple and black satin crop top, worn for performances of the ballet 'Demon Machine'

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Cuckson Bodenwieser collection no. 1
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St Marys, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mrs Iris Bowling
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1939
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Purple and black satin tunic top, worn for performances of the ballet 'Demon Machine'

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Cuckson Bodenwieser collection no. 1
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St Marys, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mrs Iris Bowling
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1939
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Lady's black and mauve satin briefs, worn for performances of the ballet 'Demon Machine'

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Cuckson Bodenwieser collection no. 1
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St Marys, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mrs Iris Bowling
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1939
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Wooden roll top desk used by Billy Hughes

Wooden roll top desk used by Billy Hughes

Billy Hughes Office Furniture collection
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Desks
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South Australia, Australia
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A. Pengelley & Co.
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1927
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Purple and black satin crop top, worn for performances of the ballet 'Demon Machine'

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Cuckson Bodenwieser collection no. 1
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Dance costumes
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St Marys, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mrs Iris Bowling
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1939
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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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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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Lady's black and mauve satin briefs, worn for performances of the ballet 'Demon Machine'

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Cuckson Bodenwieser collection no. 1
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St Marys, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mrs Iris Bowling
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1939
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Black satin jumpsuit with a lighting bolt in red and mauve-pink on the front, worn for performances of the ballet 'Demon Machine'

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Cuckson Bodenwieser collection no. 1
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St Marys, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mrs Iris Bowling
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1939
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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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South Australia, Australia
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A. Pengelley & Co.
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1927
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Lady's mauve satin briefs, worn for performances of the ballet 'Demon Machine'

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Cuckson Bodenwieser collection no. 1
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Dance costumes
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St Marys, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mrs Iris Bowling
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1939
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Lady's mauve satin briefs, worn for performances of the ballet 'Demon Machine'

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Cuckson Bodenwieser collection no. 1
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Dance costumes
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St Marys, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mrs Iris Bowling
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1939
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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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