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Draughts

Draughts

Petronella Wensing collection no. 1
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Souvenir badge in commemoration of the Royal visit to Australia in 1954, worn in Canberra by Petronella Wensing

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Petronella Wensing collection no. 1
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Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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1954
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Matador Home Knitting Machine manual

Matador Home Knitting Machine manual

Petronella Wensing collection no. 1
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Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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1956
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Embroidery patterns

Embroidery patterns

Petronella Wensing collection no. 3
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Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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Cupboard made from an old packing case

Petronella Wensing collection no. 1
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Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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1953
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Metal knitting machine

Petronella Wensing collection no. 1
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Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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1956
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White ceramic jug decorated with flowers, brought to Australia by Dutch migrant Petronella Wensing

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Petronella Wensing collection no. 1
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Pink dress with hand embroidered floral design

Petronella Wensing collection no. 3
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Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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Pale green metal pram

Petronella Wensing collection no. 1
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Kerosene lamp

Petronella Wensing collection no. 1
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Windsor, Hawkesbury, New South Wales, Australia
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1953
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AWA brand radio

Petronella Wensing collection no. 1
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Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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Small stroller with red vinyl seat, white wooden sides, and metal frame

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Petronella Wensing collection no. 1
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