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Circular cotton doily with a 'Hairpin Work' lace fringe, made in Orbost, Victoria, in the late 1800s

Circular cotton doily with a 'Hairpin Work' lace fringe, mad...

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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Crazy patchwork cushion cover

Crazy patchwork cushion cover

Margaret Rolfe collection no. 4
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Cushion covers
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Bungendore, New South Wales, Australia
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Mrs Anne M. Kennedy
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1895
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Grandmother of the groom dress, and storage accessories

Grandmother of the groom dress, and storage accessories

Beverly Silby collection
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Outfits
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Mrs Beverly Silby
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Pink wool bodice

Pink wool bodice

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Bodices
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David Jones and Company
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Piece of lace made up of three different designs of Valenciennes bobbin lace

Piece of lace made up of three different designs of Valencie...

Ida Gertrude Traill collection
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Lace pieces
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Child's cream cotton dress

Child's cream cotton dress

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Childrens clothing
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Double storey dolls house

Double storey dolls house

Susan and Andrew Gibson collection
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Dolls houses
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Goulburn, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Andrew A. Gibson
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1925
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Left-hand elbow-length mitt in cream open-weave synthetic knit

Left-hand elbow-length mitt in cream open-weave synthetic kn...

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Gloves
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Square white cotton table centre cloth made by Una May Roadknight at Orbost, Victoria, in 1906

Square white cotton table centre cloth made by Una May Roadk...

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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Piece of lace made up of four different laces

Piece of lace made up of four different laces

Ida Gertrude Traill collection
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Lace pieces
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One of a pair of lace cuffs made of tulle lace, French, late 19th Century

One of a pair of lace cuffs made of tulle lace, French, late...

Ida Gertrude Traill collection
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Lace pieces
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Piece of Valenciennes bobbin lace, late 19th or early 20th Century

Piece of Valenciennes bobbin lace, late 19th or early 20th C...

Ida Gertrude Traill collection
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Lace pieces
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Sheer black mourning 'overdress' with ruffled bodice

Sheer black mourning 'overdress' with ruffled bodice

Judy and Ian McPhee collection no. 2
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Mourning dresses
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Grafton, New South Wales, Australia
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Muriel E. McPhee
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1910
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Green and floral brocade open-front robe with

Green and floral brocade open-front robe with "en fourreau" ...

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Dresses
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England
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Clarice V. Anderson
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1730
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Piece of Irish crochet lace with design imitating Venetian Gros Point

Piece of Irish crochet lace with design imitating Venetian G...

Ida Gertrude Traill collection
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Lace pieces
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Cream and black bonnet with stiffened brim and trim of cream bobbin lace

Cream and black bonnet with stiffened brim and trim of cream...

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Bonnets
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1850
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Pair of elbow-length black net mitts

Pair of elbow-length black net mitts

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Gloves
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Cream cotton unlined baby cap with broderie anglaise and drawn thread work

Cream cotton unlined baby cap with broderie anglaise and dra...

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Baby caps
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1860
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Doily

Doily

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Doilies
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Camisole

Camisole

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Camisoles
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1900
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Piece of Brussels bobbin lace with ground of honeycomb shaped net

Piece of Brussels bobbin lace with ground of honeycomb shape...

Ida Gertrude Traill collection
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Lace pieces
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Fine white muslin handkerchief with wide band of handmade bobbin lace

Fine white muslin handkerchief with wide band of handmade bo...

Maryse Duyker collection
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Handkerchiefs
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Mauritius
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Beige coloured Shetland lace shawl knitted by Audrey McBurney

Beige coloured Shetland lace shawl knitted by Audrey McBurne...

Audrey McBurney collection
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Shawls
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Sarah Don
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1982
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Doily

Doily

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Doilies
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Doily

Doily

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Doilies
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Collar section of bobbin and needle lace with plaited bobbin bars

Collar section of bobbin and needle lace with plaited bobbin...

Ida Gertrude Traill collection
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Lace pieces
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Doily

Doily

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Doilies
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Doily

Doily

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Doilies
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One-piece black satin and chiffon dress with beaded applique

One-piece black satin and chiffon dress with beaded applique

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Dresses
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Lace cuff of Valenciennes bobbin lace with plaited diamond-shape net ground

Lace cuff of Valenciennes bobbin lace with plaited diamond-s...

Ida Gertrude Traill collection
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Lace pieces
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Collar section of bobbin and needle lace with plaited bobbin bars

Collar section of bobbin and needle lace with plaited bobbin...

Ida Gertrude Traill collection
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Handmade bobbin lace with allowance for ribbon through centre

Handmade bobbin lace with allowance for ribbon through centr...

Ida Gertrude Traill collection
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Azaria Chamberlain's black dress, pilchers and booties set

Azaria Chamberlain's black dress, pilchers and booties set

Lindy Chamberlain-Creighton collection no. 3
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Baby clothing
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Mrs Lindy Chamberlain-Creighton
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Cream cotton corset

Cream cotton corset

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Corsets
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1900
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Piece of Flemish bobbin lace with intricate swirling pattern

Piece of Flemish bobbin lace with intricate swirling pattern

Ida Gertrude Traill collection
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Lace pieces
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Piece of Irish crochet lace with design imitating Venetian Gros Point needle lace

Piece of Irish crochet lace with design imitating Venetian G...

Ida Gertrude Traill collection
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Lace pieces
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Length of lace

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Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Lace pieces
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Doily

Doily

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Doilies
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Latvian black silk bonnet

Latvian black silk bonnet

Guna Kinne collection no. 1
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Caps
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Wangaratta, Victoria, Australia
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Mrs Guna Kinne
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1957
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Piece of Irish crochet lace with design imitating Venetian Gros Point

Piece of Irish crochet lace with design imitating Venetian G...

Ida Gertrude Traill collection
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Piece of handmade Honiton bobbin lace with floral sprigs in pattern

Piece of handmade Honiton bobbin lace with floral sprigs in ...

Ida Gertrude Traill collection
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Lace pieces
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Doily

Doily

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Doilies
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One of a pair of lace cuffs made of tulle lace, French, late 19th Century

One of a pair of lace cuffs made of tulle lace, French, late...

Ida Gertrude Traill collection
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Cream cotton corset

Cream cotton corset

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Corsets
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1850
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Piece of lace made up of three different designs of Valenciennes lace

Piece of lace made up of three different designs of Valencie...

Ida Gertrude Traill collection
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Piece of Flemish bobbin lace with intricate swirling pattern

Piece of Flemish bobbin lace with intricate swirling pattern

Ida Gertrude Traill collection
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Lace pieces
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Doily

Doily

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Doilies
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Doily

Doily

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Doilies
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Piece of Honiton Guipure Bobbin Lace collar

Piece of Honiton Guipure Bobbin Lace collar

Ida Gertrude Traill collection
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Lace pieces
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Lace collar made of tulle, French, late 19th Century

Lace collar made of tulle, French, late 19th Century

Ida Gertrude Traill collection
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Lace pieces
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Blue and white handkerchief

Blue and white handkerchief

Maryse Duyker collection
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Handkerchiefs
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Mauritius
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A black spotted net lace day cap, trimmed with cream grosgrain ribbon and torchon bobbin lace

A black spotted net lace day cap, trimmed with cream grosgra...

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Bonnets
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1850
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Two piece pink full length wool dress (bodice and skirt) with cream lace trimming

Two piece pink full length wool dress (bodice and skirt) wit...

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Dresses
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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David Jones Ltd
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1883
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Doily

Doily

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Doilies
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Piece of Honiton Guipure Bobbin Lace lay collar

Piece of Honiton Guipure Bobbin Lace lay collar

Ida Gertrude Traill collection
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Lace pieces
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Springfield parasol

Springfield parasol

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Piece of lace made up of three different laces and two embroidered inserts

Piece of lace made up of three different laces and two embro...

Ida Gertrude Traill collection
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Lace pieces
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Blue card with 38mm-wide tulle edging wrapped around it

Blue card with 38mm-wide tulle edging wrapped around it

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Textile lengths
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1866
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Piece of Brussels needle lace (Point de Gaze) with bobbin lace border

Piece of Brussels needle lace (Point de Gaze) with bobbin la...

Ida Gertrude Traill collection
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Lace pieces
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Piece of Honiton Guipure Bobbin Lace collar

Piece of Honiton Guipure Bobbin Lace collar

Ida Gertrude Traill collection
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Lace pieces
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