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Convex crescentic gorget (breastplate) with 'GR' royal cypher, as worn by British Army officers

Convex crescentic gorget (breastplate) with 'GR' royal cyphe...

Les Stillman Militaria collection
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Military badges
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England, United Kingdom
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Aboriginal breastplate for U Robert, King of Big Leather and Big River Tribes

Aboriginal breastplate for U Robert, King of Big Leather and...

Edmund Milne collection
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Gwydir River, New South Wales, Australia
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British Military Pioneer Other Ranks Sword, used by Lieutenant Thomas Quinn, 73rd Regiment (ret), in Van Diemens Land

British Military Pioneer Other Ranks Sword, used by Lieutena...

Neil Martin collection
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Mr Thomas Quinn
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Barraud No 2/901 chronometer with Poole's auxiliary compensated balance

Barraud No 2/901 chronometer with Poole's auxiliary compensa...

Department of Defence collection
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Prouds Ltd, Diamond Merchants & Jewellers
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Morris Tobias Marine Chronometer No 695, with accessories in a wooden case

Morris Tobias Marine Chronometer No 695, with accessories in...

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London, England
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Brass fastening pin for latch on chronometer

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Brass latch for chronometer

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Brass latch for chronometer, used in HMAS Australia

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Brass winding key for chronometer, used in HMAS Australia

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Parkinson & Frodsham Marine Chronometer No 4164 in wooden ca...

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Morris Tobias Marine Chronometer No 695 in a wooden case

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Brass winding key for chronometer

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Cedar and blackwood gateleg table

Cedar and blackwood gateleg table

Toby and Juliana Hooper collection
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Tasmania, Australia
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Brass fastening pin for latch on chronometer, used in HMAS A...

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