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Ornate brass table lamp with four bayonet light globe fittings and four candle holders

Ornate brass table lamp with four bayonet light globe fittin...

Department of Home Affairs (Prime Minister's Lodge) collection
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Table lamps
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The Lodge, Deakin, Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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Parliament of Australia
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1927
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Scout hat badge

Scout hat badge

Robin Maloney collection
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Badges
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Australian bicentennial commemorative medal depicting John Macarthur

Australian bicentennial commemorative medal depicting John M...

Coles-Myer collection
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Commemorative medals
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Victoria, Australia
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Coles-Myer Ltd
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1766
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'Romanslide' brand manually-operated projector for slides or film strips

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Milo Dunphy collection no. 1
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Projectors
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Japan
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Sanyo
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1950
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Hollow moulding plane

Hollow moulding plane

George Henry Taylor collection
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Hollow planes
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Mr George H. Taylor
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Square with a brass reinforced timber stock and a steel blade

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John Docker collection
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Try squares
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Ted Docker
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1920
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Australian silver commemorative medallion marking Australia's 150th Anniversary in1938, featuring the landing at Sydney Cove of Captain Arthur Phillip on January 26 1788.

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Olive King collection
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Commemorative medallions
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Amor Pty Ltd
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1938
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Croix Rouge Francaise Australie du Sud [French Red Cross, South Australia]

Croix Rouge Francaise Australie du Sud [French Red Cross, So...

Social History Museums (South Australia) collection
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Charity badges
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South Australia, Australia
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Australian Red Cross Society
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Salter's Spring Balance No.20, used for weighing large mail bags

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Australia Post Historical collection
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Spring balances
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England
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Salter Scales
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Percival Type D3 Gull Six monoplane G-AERD

Percival Type D3 Gull Six monoplane G-AERD

Neil Jensen collection
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Aeroplanes
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Gravesend, Kent, England
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Percival Aircraft Company Limited
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1936
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Small iron triangular flatiron, made entirely from metal

Small iron triangular flatiron, made entirely from metal

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Flatirons
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Mt Buller Chalet

Mt Buller Chalet

Fiona Reynolds collection
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Child's walking trainer

Child's walking trainer

Ruth Lynch collection
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Walking aids
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United States of America
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Farmers Co Ltd
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1932
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Ashtray

Ashtray

Pennington Migrant Centre collection
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Ashtrays
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Pennington, Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
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Pennington Migrant Centre
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1940
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Commonwealth quarantine station flag

Commonwealth quarantine station flag

Torrens Island Quarantine Station collection
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Flags
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19th Century folk art diorama which portrays Governor William Bligh's arrest during the Rum Rebellion in 1808

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Sotheby's collection no. 2
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Dioramas
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Australia
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Unknown
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1808
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ACF - Australian Comforts Fund 1918

ACF - Australian Comforts Fund 1918

Social History Museums (South Australia) collection
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Wartime badges
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North Fitzroy, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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A W. Patrick
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1918
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Bifold brass plate for punching braille

Bifold brass plate for punching braille

Dulcie May Magnus collection
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Braillers
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Timber box with L ROBERTSON L ROBE on lid

Timber box with L ROBERTSON L ROBE on lid

Les Robertson collection
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Boxes
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Mr Lesley A. Robertson
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1920
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Teaspoon

Teaspoon

Pennington Migrant Centre collection
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Teaspoons
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Pennington, Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
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Pennington Migrant Centre
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1940
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Grey enamel candlestick

Grey enamel candlestick

Nancy Hamilton collection no. 2
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Candlesticks
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New South Wales, Australia
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Ms Janet Spence Smith
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1930
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Purple stencilled, typewritten document giving lists of German words and numbers in columns

Purple stencilled, typewritten document giving lists of Germ...

Janina Dolega-Checinska collection no. 2
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Lists
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Poland
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1947
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Bicycle lamp

Bicycle lamp

Parsons collection
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Bicycle lamps
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Adelaide YMCA Active Service Home and Abroad

Adelaide YMCA Active Service Home and Abroad

Social History Museums (South Australia) collection
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Wartime badges
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Young Mens Christian Association
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1914
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Tape measure

Tape measure

Jack Heenan collection
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GM Holden Ltd
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1957
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LPPA & H Association 1893 'Single Seated Buggy'

LPPA & H Association 1893 'Single Seated Buggy'

David Allen medals collection
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Medals
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1893
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Cigarette case

Cigarette case

Dr Robert C Percival collection
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Cigarette cases
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Mr Edgar W. Percival
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1923
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Convict love token from J. Jordan

Convict love token from J. Jordan

Timothy Millett collection
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Convict love tokens
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Plow plane iron

Plow plane iron

John Docker collection
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Plane irons
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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T & M Sorby
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1920
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Ceramic ewer jug 1882

Ceramic ewer jug 1882

William and Jeanette Derham Family - Bendigo Pottery collection
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Ewers
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1882
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Gold panning dish

Gold panning dish

Claude Dunshea collection no. 1
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Mining equipment
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Shoalhaven Gorge, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Claude Dunshea
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1930
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Label from Savoy Hotel

Label from Savoy Hotel

Vienna Mozart Boys Choir collection no. 1
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Labels
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Convict love token from John Woodfield, 1831

Convict love token from John Woodfield, 1831

Timothy Millett collection
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Convict love tokens
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Rotary International lapel clip

Rotary International lapel clip

Sir Hubert Opperman collection no. 2
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Lapel pins
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Media pass issued for the visit to Australia by the US Secretary of State and Secretary of Defence, 1987

Media pass issued for the visit to Australia by the US Secre...

Graeme Thomson collection
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Passes
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Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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Parliament of Australia
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1987
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Gaddafi Gall

Gaddafi Gall

Mary Nicholson collection no. 2
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Sculptures
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North Melbourne, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Mr Peter Nicholson
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1988
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Richmond Cricket Club 1941-42

Richmond Cricket Club 1941-42

Nanette Ward collection
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Membership badges
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Edgar Richard Mayne
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Brahman and Cowboy 1997, Saddle Bronc and Cowboy 1997, Bareback Bronc and Cowboy 1997

Brahman and Cowboy 1997, Saddle Bronc and Cowboy 1997, Bareb...

Liesl Rockchild collection
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Bush toys
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Santa Teresa, Northern Territory, Australia
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Christopher Wallace
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1997
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Iron blade knife

Iron blade knife

Salisbury and South Wiltshire Museum collection
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Knife blades
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Two conjoined bread tins

Two conjoined bread tins

ET Fealy collection
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Bread tins
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Photographic postcard of Balmoral Beach, NSW

Photographic postcard of Balmoral Beach, NSW

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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1884
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Order of Australia set, Medal - Military Division, Male

Order of Australia set, Medal - Military Division, Male

Governor-General collection
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Medals
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Royal Australian Mint
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Notebook with handmade leather cover

Notebook with handmade leather cover

Central Australia Field Trip 1994 collection
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Notebooks
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Fregon, South Australia, Australia
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Marita Baker
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1994
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Cotton khaki bush hat that was in the tent the night Azaria Chamberlain was taken by a dingo and later found to be stained with Acacia sap

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Lindy Chamberlain-Creighton collection no. 2
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Hats
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Australia
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Mrs Lindy Chamberlain-Creighton
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1980
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