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Fillet crochet doily featuring an emu

Fillet crochet doily featuring an emu

Terence Lane collection
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Doilies
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1900
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Large round cloth centrepiece with yellow crochet edge

Large round cloth centrepiece with yellow crochet edge

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Table linen
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Patch with Moratorium symbol 'South Side Boardriders Maroubra'

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Jim Bradman collection no. 1
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Cloth patches
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Ribbon bar from Order of Australia set, Member - General Division, Female

Ribbon bar from Order of Australia set, Member - General Div...

Governor-General collection
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Ribbon bars
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Royal Australian Mint
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Pigmented wooden club with a rounded handle extending gradually to a bulbous rounded head

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JW Lindo collection
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Clubs
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Flinders Ranges, South Australia, Australia
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Abadjura
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1985
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Pigmented, deep, wooden concave container

Pigmented, deep, wooden concave container

Australian Institute of Anatomy collection
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Containers
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Northern Central Australia, Northern Territory, Australia
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1985
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Nine instruction cards on pink fabric

Nine instruction cards on pink fabric

Embroiderers' Guilds of Australia collection
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Cards
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Sketchbook with contents drawn by Oscar, Cooktown boy, aged 18 years

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MacKenzie collection no. 2
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Sketchbooks
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Camooweal, Queensland, Australia
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Oscar
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1894
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Lead crystal champagne glass with the Commonwealth Parliament coat of arms on the side

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Parliament House Catering Service collection no. 1
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Champagne glasses
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Old Parliament House, Parkes, Canberra, Australian Capital Territor...
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Parliament of Australia
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1988
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Carved wooden 'chalice'

Carved wooden 'chalice'

Beth Dean Carell collection no. 4
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Chalices
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Mangaia Island, Cook Islands
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Mr Victor Carell
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1971
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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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Close Roxby Downs

Close Roxby Downs

People for Nuclear Disarmament collection no. 2
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Photographic postcards
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Sydney Anti-Uranium Collective
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1988
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Tangled bundle of lace-making equipment

Tangled bundle of lace-making equipment

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Lacemaking equipment
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Pebble from Lake Pedder, referred to as a Pedder Penny

Pebble from Lake Pedder, referred to as a Pedder Penny

Bob Brown collection no. 1
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Geological specimens
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Lake Pedder, Tasmania, Australia
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1971
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Blazer

Blazer

John 'Johnny' Warren collection
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Blazers
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Lead crystal champagne glass with the Commonwealth Parliament coat of arms on the side

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Parliament House Catering Service collection no. 1
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Champagne glasses
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England
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Parliament of Australia
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1988
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Fishing line float

Fishing line float

Papuan Official collection
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Fish floats
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Gulf Province, Papua New Guinea, Oceania
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Mr Francis E. Williams
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1922
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Catalogue for Road Safety Council Film and Videotapes

Catalogue for Road Safety Council Film and Videotapes

Ian Yeaman collection
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Catalogues
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Road Safety Council of the Australian Capital Territory Inc
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1971
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Household candle boxe with five original candles and accessories, Ballarat goldfields

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Victorian Goldfields collection no. 1
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Storage boxes
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Ballarat, Victoria, Australia
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Lang Hancock's short-sleeved summer prospecting jacket

Lang Hancock's short-sleeved summer prospecting jacket

Lang Hancock collection
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Jackets
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Mr Langley F. Hancock
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Walka design from Ernabella

Walka design from Ernabella

Winifred Hilliard collection no. 3
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Acrylic paintings
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Ernabella, South Australia, Australia
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Angkuna Kulyuru
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1954
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Plastic doll of the Queen Mother, who is wearing a silver crown and metallic gold dress

Plastic doll of the Queen Mother, who is wearing a silver cr...

Cecil Ballard Jnr collection
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Dolls
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Queen Elizabeth, The Queen Mother
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Blinky Bill with Eureka flag

Blinky Bill with Eureka flag

Robert Darby collection no. 1
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T-shirts
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Fibre basket by Rosie Williams, 2008

Fibre basket by Rosie Williams, 2008

Canning Stock Route collection
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Baskets
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Canning Stock Route, , Australia
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Rosie Williams
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2008
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A farmers son. Age 12. Married. Jan 1915

A farmers son. Age 12. Married. Jan 1915

Anne Stockton collection no. 1
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Photographs
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Karl H. Aumuller
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1913
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Papal Visit 1986 vest

Papal Visit 1986 vest

Papal Visit Office collection
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Vests
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Australia
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Pope John Paul II
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1986
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Rucksack

Rucksack

Milo Dunphy collection no. 1
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Backpacks
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Myles J. Dunphy
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1912
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Two hands holding a broken gun

Two hands holding a broken gun

People for Nuclear Disarmament collection no. 2
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Political badges
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Australia
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People for Nuclear Disarmament
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1981
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Portrait of Frank Feast

Portrait of Frank Feast

Frank E Feast collection
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Photographs
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Australia
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Mr Frank E. Feast
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1920
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Fob with black ribbon band and gold ornaments

Fob with black ribbon band and gold ornaments

Terence Lane collection
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Fobs
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Colour photograph in a presentation folder titled 'The Hermitage', 1985

Colour photograph in a presentation folder titled 'The Hermi...

Fred Daly collection
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Photographs
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Hon Frederick 'Fred' M. Daly
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1985
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Scout's Plumber badge certificate

Scout's Plumber badge certificate

Barry Williams collection
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Certificates
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Barry Williams
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1946
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Small pebble from Lake Pedder, referred to as a Pedder Penny

Small pebble from Lake Pedder, referred to as a Pedder Penny

Bob Brown collection no. 1
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Geological specimens
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Lake Pedder, Tasmania, Australia
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1971
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Ladies dyed pink satin right tango shoe, with a clear cut bead at the centre top

Ladies dyed pink satin right tango shoe, with a clear cut be...

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Dancing shoes
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Callaghan Shoe Company
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1920
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Typed document dated '24.7.1947r'

Typed document dated '24.7.1947r'

Janina Dolega-Checinska collection no. 2
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Documents
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Poland
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1947
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Pebble from Lake Pedder, referred to as a Pedder Penny

Pebble from Lake Pedder, referred to as a Pedder Penny

Bob Brown collection no. 1
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Geological specimens
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Lake Pedder, Tasmania, Australia
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1971
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London 2012 Paralympic Speedsuit worn by Sue Powell in the Pursuit and in the Road Time Trial

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Susan (Sue) Powell collection
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Sports clothing
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Another woman for peace disarm nuclear weapons

Another woman for peace disarm nuclear weapons

People for Nuclear Disarmament collection no. 2
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Political badges
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Australia
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People for Nuclear Disarmament
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1981
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Junior Eureka League

Junior Eureka League

People for Nuclear Disarmament collection no. 2
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Badges
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Australia
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People for Nuclear Disarmament
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1981
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Bread Not Bombs

Bread Not Bombs

People for Nuclear Disarmament collection no. 2
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Political badges
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Australia
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People for Nuclear Disarmament
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1981
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Australian Scout's scarf and leather woggle

Australian Scout's scarf and leather woggle

Barry Williams collection
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Uniform accessories
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Surry Hills, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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1942
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Maltese cross

Maltese cross

Sir Hubert Opperman collection no. 2
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