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Aboriginal Collection from Tasmania 2003 - Delia Summers collection
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Plates
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Tasmania, Australia
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Delia Summers
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Bredbo fishing fly

Bredbo fishing fly

Noel Jetson collection
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Fishing lures
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Tasmania, Australia
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C R. Burnside
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1901
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Factory made rubber clothes peg

Factory made rubber clothes peg

Bothwell Museum collection
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Clothes pegs
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Bothwell, Tasmania, Australia
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Snake bone necklace, made by Vernon Graham

Snake bone necklace, made by Vernon Graham

Aboriginal Collection from Tasmania 2003 - Vernon Graham collection
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Necklaces
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Tasmania, Australia
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Vernon Graham
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Child's drawing

Child's drawing

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Drawings
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Tasmania, Australia
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Margaret Creighton
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British Military Issue Pattern 1842 Musket, or New Line, Socket Bayonet, used by Lieutenant Thomas Quinn, 73rd Regiment (ret), in Van Diemens Land

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Neil Martin collection
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Socket bayonets
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England
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George Salter & Co
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1844
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Self Portrait

Self Portrait

Aboriginal Collection from Tasmania 2003 - Allan Mansell collection
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Etchings
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Tasmania, Australia
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Allan Mansell
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Factory made wooden dolly peg

Factory made wooden dolly peg

Bothwell Museum collection
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Clothes pegs
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New Norfolk, Tasmania, Australia
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Pioneer Woodware Co
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1930
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Kelp water container by Verna Nichols

Kelp water container by Verna Nichols

Aboriginal Collection from Tasmania 2003 - Verna Nichols collection
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Containers
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Tasmania, Australia
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Verna Nichols
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Wybalenna Graves by Max Mansell

Wybalenna Graves by Max Mansell

Max Mansell collection
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Acrylic paintings
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Tasmania, Australia
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Max Mansell
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1993
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Certificate awarded at the Royal Society Agricultural of Tasmania Royal Show, Hobart, 1966 for first prize for a tatted butterfly doily

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Myrtle Wilson collection
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Prize certificates
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Hobart, Hobart, Tasmania, Australia
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Mercury Press
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1966
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Factory made rubber clothes peg

Factory made rubber clothes peg

Bothwell Museum collection
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Clothes pegs
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Bothwell, Tasmania, Australia
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Bothwell Museum
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Confectionery dispenser

Confectionery dispenser

Bothwell Museum collection
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Dispensers
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Bothwell, Tasmania, Australia
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Nelson's
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1966
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Cadbury's Bourn-Vita tin

Cadbury's Bourn-Vita tin

Bothwell Museum collection
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Food storage containers
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Hobart, Hobart, Tasmania, Australia
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Cadburys
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1920
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Oblong tie-dyed yellow silk scarf

Oblong tie-dyed yellow silk scarf

Aboriginal Collection from Tasmania 2003 - Carol Horton collection
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Scarves
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Tasmania, Australia
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Carol Horton
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Child's drawing

Child's drawing

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Drawings
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Tasmania, Australia
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Brendon Brown
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Laundry tongs

Laundry tongs

Bothwell Museum collection
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Laundry equipment
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Bothwell, Tasmania, Australia
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Bothwell Museum
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Factory made wooden dolly peg

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Bothwell Museum collection
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Clothes pegs
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New Norfolk, Tasmania, Australia
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Pioneer Woodware Co
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1930
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Factory made squared wooden clothes peg with metal band

Factory made squared wooden clothes peg with metal band

Bothwell Museum collection
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Bothwell, Tasmania, Australia
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Christians for Peace newsletter, October, 1986

Christians for Peace newsletter, October, 1986

Hobart Peace Centre collection
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Newsletters
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Hobart, Hobart, Tasmania, Australia
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Christians for Peace, Tasmania
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1986
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The V chip

The V chip

Political Humour Competition 1997 collection
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Cartoons
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Tasmania, Australia
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Mr Bob Wells
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1996
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Shell

Shell

Aboriginal Collection from Tasmania 2003 - Muriel Maynard collection
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Shells
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Tasmania, Australia
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Black and white photograph of Olegas Truchanas dressed in a sports coat, white shirt and tie

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Melva Truchanas collection
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Photographs
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Hobart, Hobart, Tasmania, Australia
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The Mercury
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1972
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Small, purple, handpainted, oval cardboard trinket box by Verna Nichols

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Aboriginal Collection from Tasmania 2003 - Verna Nichols collection
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Boxes
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Tasmania, Australia
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Verna Nichols
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Letter from Mrs K Doherty to R Hope Johnstone, 28 August 1972

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Bob Brown collection no. 1
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Business letters
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Tasmania, Australia
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Mrs K Doherty
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1972
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Handmade willow clothes peg

Handmade willow clothes peg

Bothwell Museum collection
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New Norfolk, Tasmania, Australia
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Mrs One-Eye Brown
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1950
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'Royal Commissions' by Bruce Petty

'Royal Commissions' by Bruce Petty

Bruce Petty collection no. 3
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Cartoons
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New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Bruce Petty
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Artist's sketchbook with abstract geometric petroglyph, rock rubbings, drawings and embossed prints worked in lead pencil and coloured pencil [Petroglyph Diary]

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Aboriginal Collection from Tasmania 2003 - Judith-Rose Thomas colle...
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Sketchbooks
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Tasmania, Australia
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Judith R. Thomas
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Letter from W G Ross, Launceston Lifelink Inc, to R Hope Johnstone, 17 July 1972

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Bob Brown collection no. 1
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Business letters
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Tasmania, Australia
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W G. Ross
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1972
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Child's drawing - Mutton bird

Child's drawing - Mutton bird

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Drawings
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Tasmania, Australia
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Ricky Smith
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Twelve pint cast iron saucepan with tin plated lid

Twelve pint cast iron saucepan with tin plated lid

Bothwell Museum collection
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Saucepans
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England, United Kingdom
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Archibald Kenrick & Sons
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Basket woven from flax and bull kelp, made by Muriel Maynard

Basket woven from flax and bull kelp, made by Muriel Maynard

Aboriginal Collection from Tasmania 2003 - Muriel Maynard collection
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Baskets
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Tasmania, Australia
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Ms Muriel Maynard
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Wooden ruler advertising Blundstone Boots

Wooden ruler advertising Blundstone Boots

Bothwell Museum collection
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Promotional material
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Bothwell, Tasmania, Australia
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Bothwell Museum
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1966
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Deaths in Custody

Deaths in Custody

Aboriginal Collection from Tasmania 2003 - Len Maynard collection
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Sculptures
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Tasmania, Australia
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Len Maynard
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Factory made wooden dolly peg

Factory made wooden dolly peg

Bothwell Museum collection
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Clothes pegs
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New Norfolk, Tasmania, Australia
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Pioneer Woodware Co
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1930
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Letter from N C Bills of the Adult Education Board, Tasmania,  to Mr M Angus of the Olegas Truchanas Publication Appeal, 5 September 1972

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Bob Brown collection no. 1
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Business letters
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Tasmania, Australia
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N C. Bills
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1972
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Woodblock - used for 'Rakay #1' print, 2015

Woodblock - used for 'Rakay #1' print, 2015

Mulkun Wirrpanda woodblock collection
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Printing blocks
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Yirrkala, East Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Mulkun Wirrpanda
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2015
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Sale of Telstra

Sale of Telstra

Political Humour Competition 1997 collection
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Cartoons
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Tasmania, Australia
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Mr Bob Wells
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1997
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Handmade willow clothes peg

Handmade willow clothes peg

Bothwell Museum collection
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Clothes pegs
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New Norfolk, Tasmania, Australia
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Mrs One-Eye Brown
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1950
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Cast iron kettle

Cast iron kettle

Bothwell Museum collection
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Kettles
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England, United Kingdom
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Archibald Kenrick & Sons
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Ovaltine tin

Ovaltine tin

Bothwell Museum collection
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Food storage containers
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Herefordshire, England
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A Wander Ltd
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1940
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Man holding reins of horse with its front legs on a stool

Man holding reins of horse with its front legs on a stool

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Tasmania, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Laundry washboard

Laundry washboard

Bothwell Museum collection
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Washboards
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Bothwell, Tasmania, Australia
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Bothwell Museum
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Factory made squared wooden clothes peg with metal band.

Factory made squared wooden clothes peg with metal band.

Bothwell Museum collection
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Clothes pegs
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Bothwell, Tasmania, Australia
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Bothwell Museum
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Spectre II

Spectre II

Aboriginal Collection from Tasmania 2003 - Judith-Rose Thomas colle...
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Paintings
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Tasmania, Australia
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Judith R. Thomas
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Factory made wooden dolly peg

Factory made wooden dolly peg

Bothwell Museum collection
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Clothes pegs
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New Norfolk, Tasmania, Australia
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Pioneer Woodware Co
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1930
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Paper rectangular envelope labelled 'LETTUCE Webb's Wonderful'

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Eve Arthur collection
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Seeds
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Tasmania, Australia
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Goodwill Stores Pty Ltd
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1935
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Crocheted jug cover with yellow glass beads

Crocheted jug cover with yellow glass beads

Myrtle Wilson collection
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Jug covers
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Beaconsfield, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Mrs Violet M. Wilson
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1942
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Nymbeet fishing fly

Nymbeet fishing fly

Noel Jetson collection
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Fishing lures
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Tasmania, Australia
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Stewart Napier
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1950
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Factory made wooden dolly peg

Factory made wooden dolly peg

Bothwell Museum collection
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Clothes pegs
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New Norfolk, Tasmania, Australia
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Pioneer Woodware Co
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1930
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QSL card for VK7RC

QSL card for VK7RC

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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QSL cards
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Tasmania, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Black and white photograph of Olegas Truchanas dressed in casual clothes with a camera around his neck

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Melva Truchanas collection
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Photographs
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Tasmania, Australia
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Mr Ralph Hope-Johnstone
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1975
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Drawing depicting Governor Davey's Proclamation to the Aborigines 1816

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Governor Davey's Proclamation to the Aborigines 1816 collection
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Drawings
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Hobart, Hobart, Tasmania, Australia
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Lieutenant-Governor George Arthur
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1829
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"MORE DAMS. LESS JOBS"

Bob Brown collection no. 1
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Stickers
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Tasmania, Australia
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United Tasmania Group
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1976
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Souvenir banner commemorating the visit to Australia by the Duke and Duchess of York to mark the Federation of Australia in 1901

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Terence Lane collection
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Commemorative banners
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Australia
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Duke of York
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1900
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Shell necklace with opalescent green maireener and black cat's teeth feature shells, by Dulcie Greeno

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Dulcie Greeno collection no. 1
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Necklaces
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Tasmania, Australia
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Dulcie Greeno
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2000
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Light brown stone cobble used as part of a pair to stabilise and support the hollow log drum when placed on a flat surface

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Aboriginal Collection from Tasmania 2003 - Vernon Graham collection
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Musical instrument accessories
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Tasmania, Australia
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Vernon Graham
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Handmade willow clothes peg

Handmade willow clothes peg

Bothwell Museum collection
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Clothes pegs
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New Norfolk, Tasmania, Australia
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Mrs One-Eye Brown
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1950
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Shannon Moth fishing fly

Shannon Moth fishing fly

Noel Jetson collection
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Fishing lures
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Tasmania, Australia
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Mr R H. Wigram
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1936
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Factory made squared wooden clothes peg with metal band

Factory made squared wooden clothes peg with metal band

Bothwell Museum collection
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Bothwell, Tasmania, Australia
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