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Phillip Porta collection
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Saw-setting tools
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Adelong, New South Wales, Australia
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John H. Gillman
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1850
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Hand-operated paper embossing machine used by the Australian Customs Service

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ER Skipper collection
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Embossing machines
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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P J King, General Engraver Die Sinker
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1901
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Pearl brooch given to Janet Templeton in Edinburgh by her husband on their wedding anniversary in 1826

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Diana Baxter collection no. 1
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Brooches
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Scotland
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Janet Templeton
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1826
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Oak oil stone

Oak oil stone

George Henry Taylor collection
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Sharpening stones
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Mr George H. Taylor
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1790
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Circular cotton doily with a 'Hairpin Work' lace fringe, made in Orbost, Victoria, in the late 1800s

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Una May Irvine collection no. 1
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Doilies
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Orbost, East Gippsland, Victoria, Australia
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Mrs Helena E. Roadknight
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1870
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Menu for the Australian Women's Cricket Council Jubilee Dinner, 1935-85, Melbourne Cricket Ground, 30 January 1985

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Australian Women's Cricket Council collection
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Menus
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Australian Women's Cricket Council
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1985
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Pearl brooch given to Janet Templeton in Edinburgh by her husband on their wedding anniversary in 1826

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Diana Baxter collection no. 1
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Brooches
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Scotland
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Janet Templeton
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1826
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Square white cotton table centre cloth made by Una May Roadknight at Orbost, Victoria, in 1906

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Una May Irvine collection no. 1
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Table linen
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Orbost, East Gippsland, Victoria, Australia
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Mrs Una M. Irvine
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1906
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Shifting spanner

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Phillip Porta collection
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Wrenches
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Adelong, New South Wales, Australia
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John H. Gillman
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1850
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Pearl necklace given to Janet Templeton in Edinburgh by her husband on their wedding anniversary in 1826

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Diana Baxter collection no. 1
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Necklaces
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Scotland
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Janet Templeton
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1826
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Bronco Strong Superfine Toilet Tissue

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Margaret Maclurcan collection
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Toilet paper
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Andrew Jack, Dyson & Co
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1894
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Pearl brooch given to Janet Templeton in Edinburgh by her husband on their wedding anniversary in 1826

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Diana Baxter collection no. 1
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Brooches
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Scotland
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Janet Templeton
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1826
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Timber bedside table with a Netherlands customs sticker

Department of Home Affairs (Prime Minister's Lodge) collection
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Night cupboards
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Mrs Ruth Lane Poole
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1926
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Rickety blue wooden wheelbarrow

Lorna May Colwell collection no. 1
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Knock & Kirby
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1913
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Longcase clock made of Australian Blackwood in the Renaissan...

George Bebbington collection
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Clocks
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Mr Benjamin H. Knapton
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1890
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Timber bedside cabinet with a locker and a sliding drawer

Department of Home Affairs (Prime Minister's Lodge) collection
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Cabinets
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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CF Rojo and Son Pty Ltd
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1927
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Free-standing cheval mirror

Department of Home Affairs (Prime Minister's Lodge) collection
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Cheval mirrors
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Mrs Ruth Lane Poole
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1926
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Extendable timber card table with two sliding leaves, from t...

Department of Home Affairs (Prime Minister's Lodge) collection
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Card tables
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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W H Rocke & Co Prop Ltd
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1927
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Timber side table with two sliding drawers

Department of Home Affairs (Prime Minister's Lodge) collection
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Side tables
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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W H Rocke & Co Prop Ltd
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1927
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Timber chest of drawers with three sliding drawers, each one...

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Chests of drawers
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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W H Rocke & Co Prop Ltd
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1927
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Green and gold hand-woven bedspread in tapestry weave, made ...

Olga and Aleksander Kukiel collection
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Bedspreads
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Belarus
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Mrs Zofi Kukiel
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1930
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