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Bunsen burner

Bunsen burner

North Head Quarantine Station collection
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Bunsen burners
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Birmingham, West Midlands, England
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Round silver lid

Round silver lid

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Lids
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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North Head Quarantine Station
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Souvenir teaspoon of the Prince and Princess of Wales

Souvenir teaspoon of the Prince and Princess of Wales

Cecil Ballard Jnr collection
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Teaspoons
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Prince Charles P.
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1983
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Souvenir teaspoon for the British Royal Family

Souvenir teaspoon for the British Royal Family

Cecil Ballard Jnr collection
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Pair of wooden splints for lower left leg

Pair of wooden splints for lower left leg

North Head Quarantine Station collection
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Health and medical equipment
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Photograph of upper body of smallpox patient

Photograph of upper body of smallpox patient

North Head Quarantine Station collection
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Enamel and metal mug from North Head Quarantine Station

Enamel and metal mug from North Head Quarantine Station

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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Teaspoon used by archaeologist Professor D J Mulvaney

Teaspoon used by archaeologist Professor D J Mulvaney

D J Mulvaney collection
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Professor Derek J. Mulvaney
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Souvenir teaspoon of the Queen Mother

Souvenir teaspoon of the Queen Mother

Cecil Ballard Jnr collection
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Queen Elizabeth, The Queen Mother
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Silver dessertspoon

Silver dessertspoon

North Head Quarantine Station collection
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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North Head Quarantine Station
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White ceramic cruet set

White ceramic cruet set

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Japan
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Metal teaspoon

Metal teaspoon

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Teaspoons
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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North Head Quarantine Station
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Teaspoon

Teaspoon

Pennington Migrant Centre collection
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Pennington, Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
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Bunsen burner

Bunsen burner

North Head Quarantine Station collection
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Birmingham, West Midlands, England
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Photograph of group of men inside and around a tent

Photograph of group of men inside and around a tent

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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Metal fork

Metal fork

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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Photograph of upper body of smallpox patient

Photograph of upper body of smallpox patient

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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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North Head Quarantine Station
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Ceramic Wedgwood dinner plate from the North Head Quarantine Station

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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Josiah Wedgwood
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China washbasin

China washbasin

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Arm splint

Arm splint

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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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North Head Quarantine Station
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Ceramic Wedgwood meat plate from the North Head Quarantine Station

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North Head Quarantine Station collection
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Plates
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Josiah Wedgwood
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Teaspoon

Teaspoon

Pennington Migrant Centre collection
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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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Souvenir teaspoon from Launceston, Tasmania

Souvenir teaspoon from Launceston, Tasmania

Sir Hubert Opperman collection no. 2
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Launceston, Tasmania, Australia
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Foetal stethoscope used at North Head Quarantine Station

Foetal stethoscope used at North Head Quarantine Station

North Head Quarantine Station collection
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Pair of wooden leg splints

Pair of wooden leg splints

North Head Quarantine Station collection
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Aluminium sugar bowl with lid

Aluminium sugar bowl with lid

North Head Quarantine Station collection
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Teaspoon topped with a miniature Eiffel Tower

Teaspoon topped with a miniature Eiffel Tower

Sir Hubert Opperman collection no. 2
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Framed certificate from R.M.S.

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North Head Quarantine Station collection
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Certificates of appreciation
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Photograph of smallpox patient

Photograph of smallpox patient

North Head Quarantine Station collection
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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North Head Quarantine Station
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Metal teaspoon

Metal teaspoon

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Teaspoons
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Silver dessertspoon

Silver dessertspoon

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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Silver coffeepot

Silver coffeepot

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Coffeepots
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Elkington & Co
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Cruet set

Cruet set

North Head Quarantine Station collection
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Head torch

Head torch

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Torches
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Teaspoon used by archaeologist Professor D J Mulvaney

Teaspoon used by archaeologist Professor D J Mulvaney

D J Mulvaney collection
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Professor Derek J. Mulvaney
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Teaspoon presented to thirty-year members of the Melbourne Women's Walking Club

Teaspoon presented to thirty-year members of the Melbourne W...

Melbourne Women's Walking Club collection
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Teaspoons
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Stokes & Sons
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Teaspoon

Teaspoon

Pennington Migrant Centre collection
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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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Signal lamp

Signal lamp

North Head Quarantine Station collection
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Lamps
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Collector's teaspoon, OPPY, ROCHESTER VIC

Collector's teaspoon, OPPY, ROCHESTER VIC

Sir Hubert Opperman collection no. 2
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Teaspoons
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Photograph of arm of smallpox patient

Photograph of arm of smallpox patient

North Head Quarantine Station collection
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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White ceramic jug

White ceramic jug

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Jugs
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England, Great Britain
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Teaspoon featuring a map of Australia

Teaspoon featuring a map of Australia

Australian Bicentennial Authority collection
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Teaspoons
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White ceramic candle holder with snuffer

White ceramic candle holder with snuffer

North Head Quarantine Station collection
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Candle holders
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Pair of slightly rusty black metal handcuffs

Pair of slightly rusty black metal handcuffs

North Head Quarantine Station collection
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Handcuffs
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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North Head Quarantine Station
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Souvenir teaspoon of the Prince and Princess of Wales

Souvenir teaspoon of the Prince and Princess of Wales

Cecil Ballard Jnr collection
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Teaspoons
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Prince Charles P.
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1981
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Soap dish with lid and rack

Soap dish with lid and rack

North Head Quarantine Station collection
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Soap dishes
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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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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Souvenir Teaspoon, Clausthal Zellerfeld

Souvenir Teaspoon, Clausthal Zellerfeld

Sir Hubert Opperman collection no. 2
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Teaspoons
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Photograph of face of smallpox patient

Photograph of face of smallpox patient

North Head Quarantine Station collection
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Photographs
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Collector's teaspoon, Norfolk Island South Pacific Paradise

Collector's teaspoon, Norfolk Island South Pacific Paradise

Sir Hubert Opperman collection no. 2
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Teaspoons
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Metal fork

Metal fork

North Head Quarantine Station collection
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Forks
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Truncheon

Truncheon

North Head Quarantine Station collection
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Weapons
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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North Head Quarantine Station
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Toothpaste dish with lid

Toothpaste dish with lid

North Head Quarantine Station collection
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Dishes
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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North Head Quarantine Station
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Sydney Technical College teaspoon

Sydney Technical College teaspoon

Milo Dunphy collection no. 1
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Teaspoons
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Mr Myles J. Dunphy
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Set of two teaspoons

Set of two teaspoons

Nancy Hamilton collection no. 2
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New South Wales, Australia
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Mr William Barbour Smith
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Round copper plaque

Round copper plaque

North Head Quarantine Station collection
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Plaques
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Collector's teaspoon, Norfolk Island South Pacific Paradise in a plastic case

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Sir Hubert Opperman collection no. 2
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Teaspoons
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Green wineglass

Green wineglass

North Head Quarantine Station collection
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Wine glasses
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Souvenir teaspoon from Expo 88, Brisbane, Australia

Souvenir teaspoon from Expo 88, Brisbane, Australia

Sir Hubert Opperman collection no. 2
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Teaspoons
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Brisbane, Queensland, Australia
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1988
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Metal knife with bone handle

Metal knife with bone handle

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Sheffield, England
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