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Carving Steel

Carving Steel

Nancy Hamilton collection no. 2
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Sharpening steels
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Lithgow, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr William Barbour Smith
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1910
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Australia for the Australians, White Australia

Australia for the Australians, White Australia

White Australia Protection Badge collection
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Political badges
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Australia
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1906
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Gardiner Two Day Marine Chronometer No 5/3947 in wooden case

Gardiner Two Day Marine Chronometer No 5/3947 in wooden case

Department of Defence collection
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London, England
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R Gardner
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Loseby Two Day Marine Chronometer No 109, with accessories in a wooden case

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London, England
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Edward Thomas Loseby
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Toy brown velvet kangaroo covered with fundrasising badges from World War One

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Terence Lane collection
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1914
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Dent Two Day Marine Chronometer No 1604 with accessories in a wooden case

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London, England
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Standard Half Bushel gun-metal grain measure

Standard Half Bushel gun-metal grain measure

Geoff Gray collection
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London, England
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Brass fastening latch

Brass fastening latch

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Edward Thomas Loseby
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1846
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Standard Bushel gun-metal grain measure

Standard Bushel gun-metal grain measure

Geoff Gray collection
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London, England
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Lannon Harley
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Prison padlock

Prison padlock

Sotheby's collection no. 1
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Padlocks
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Campbell Street Gaol, Hobart, Tasmania, Australia
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1837
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Morris Tobias Marine Chronometer No 695, with accessories in a wooden case

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Ceremonial shovel used for the turning of the first sod at works on railways commenced at Port Augusta, Oodnadatta, Tarcoola and Alice Springs between 1912 and 2001

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Australian National Railways Commission collection
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Port Augusta, South Australia, Australia
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Baron Thomas Denman
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1912
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French, shield-shaped medallion

French, shield-shaped medallion

Olive King collection
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Olive K. King
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Standard Peck gun-metal grain measure

Standard Peck gun-metal grain measure

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London, England
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Bunch of keys marked HM Prison Campbell St Hobart 1834-1966

Bunch of keys marked HM Prison Campbell St Hobart 1834-1966

Sotheby's collection no. 1
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Campbell Street Gaol, Hobart, Tasmania, Australia
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1837
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Brass fastening pin for latch

Brass fastening pin for latch

Department of Defence collection
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London, England
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Edward Thomas Loseby
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Brass button - Australian Military Forces

Brass button - Australian Military Forces

Social History Museums (South Australia) collection
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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K C Luke Pty Ltd
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1914
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John Rodgers Marine Chronometer No 1/1853, with accessories in a wooden case

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Parkinson & Frodsham Marine Chronometer No 3617 in a wooden case

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Lamp used by Muriel McPhee for sewing

Lamp used by Muriel McPhee for sewing

Judy and Ian McPhee collection no. 2
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Oil lamps
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Grafton, New South Wales, Australia
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Miss Muriel E. McPhee
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John Poole Marine Chronometer No 2659, with accessories in a wooden case

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Dent Two Day Marine Chronometer No 46982 in wooden case

Dent Two Day Marine Chronometer No 46982 in wooden case

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London, England
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Manacles from Campbell Street Gaol, Hobart

Manacles from Campbell Street Gaol, Hobart

Sotheby's collection no. 1
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Hobart, Hobart, Tasmania, Australia
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Campbell Street Gaol, Hobart
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Brass button - Australian Military Forces

Brass button - Australian Military Forces

Social History Museums (South Australia) collection
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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K C Luke Pty Ltd
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1914
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Prison padlock

Prison padlock

Sotheby's collection no. 1
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Campbell Street Gaol, Hobart, Tasmania, Australia
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1837
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Barraud No 2/901 chronometer with Poole's auxiliary compensated balance

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Prouds Ltd, Diamond Merchants & Jewellers
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Brass winding key for chronometer

Brass winding key for chronometer

Department of Defence collection
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London, England
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Edward Thomas Loseby
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1846
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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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Souvenir cigar box made of wood from HMAS Australia (I)

Department of Prime Minister and Cabinet collection no. 3
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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HMAS Australia (I)
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1924
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Souvenir cigar box made of wood from HMAS Australia (I)

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Brass winding key for chronometer

Department of Defence collection
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Morris Tobias
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Brass fastening pin for chronometer

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Parkinson & Frodsham
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Brass fastening pin for latch on chronometer

Department of Defence collection
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Australian Army brass collar badge

Australian Army brass collar badge

Alison Hope Oliver collection
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Alison H. Oliver
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Ransomes, Sims and Jefferies 4 NHP portable steam engine, Serial No 18053

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Horse Era Museum collection no. 2
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Ipswich, Suffolk, England
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Ransomes, Sims and Jefferies, Agricultural Engineers
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Parkinson & Frodsham Marine Chronometer 3617 in a wooden cas...

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Brass fastening latch

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Brass winding key for chronometer

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Wooden sideboard with riverscapes painted on some of its panels by amateur artist Lel Sands, at Gunning

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Bette McLean collection
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Gunning, New South Wales, Australia
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'The Millionaire' Serial No.2722 mechanical calculating mach...

Les Wylie collection
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Otto Steiger
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1893
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Railway pendulum wall clock

Railway pendulum wall clock

Australian National Railways Commission collection
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Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
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J M Wendt, Adelaide and Mount Gambier
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Australian Army 'AUSTRALIA' brass shoulder title, worn when on overseas service

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Alison Hope Oliver collection
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Manufacturer's oval brass plate from Pilkington Steam Hammer...

Williamstown Naval Dockyard collection
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Bamber Bridge, Lancashire, England
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Gardiner Two Day Marine Chronometer No 5/3947 in a wooden ca...

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Australian Army brass collar badge

Australian Army brass collar badge

Alison Hope Oliver collection
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Alison H. Oliver
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Dent Two Day Marine Chronometer No 46982 in a wooden case

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Brass latch for chronometer

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Australian Army 'AUSTRALIA' brass shoulder title, worn when on overseas service

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Alison Hope Oliver collection
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Blue nylon airmail bag, printed with 'Australia's First Airmail, 1914-1964, 50th Anniversary Flight'

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Australia Post Historical collection
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Brass fastening latch

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Australian Army brass hat badge

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Alison Hope Oliver collection
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John Rodgers Marine Chronometer No 1/1853 in a wooden case

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Box of Special Rustless hypodermic needles

Box of Special Rustless hypodermic needles

Gidleigh Collection
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England, United Kingdom
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Mrs Jane (Jean) R. Forster Rutledge
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Brass winding key for chronometer

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Morris Tobias Marine Chronometer No 695 in a wooden case

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Dent Two Day Marine Chronometer No 1604 in a wooden case

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