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Hand crocheted white doily with linen insert and pointed edges

Hand crocheted white doily with linen insert and pointed edg...

Hey Family collection
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Doilies
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Mapoon, Queensland, Australia
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Doily

Doily

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Rectangular cream linen doily (traycloth) embroidered with a motif of a blue tea cup

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Nettie McColive collection
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Doilies
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Oval cream linen doily embroidered with a floral motif dominated by two large purple flowers

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Nettie McColive collection
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Doily

Doily

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Round cream linen doily embroidered with a flower basket in colour

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Nettie McColive collection
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Pair of square doilies with spoke edge and white work

Pair of square doilies with spoke edge and white work

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Doily

Doily

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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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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Doily

Doily

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Handmade doily

Handmade doily

Kathleen Simpson collection no. 1
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Doilies
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Mrs Annie Taylor
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1930
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Embroidered handmade doily

Embroidered handmade doily

Kathleen Simpson collection no. 1
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Mrs Annie Taylor
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1900
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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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Doily

Doily

Lois Grosse collection
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Doilies
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Doily

Doily

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Round doily with crocheted pink shells

Round doily with crocheted pink shells

Nancy Hamilton collection no. 3
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Round cream linen doily embroidered with a flower basket in colour

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Nettie McColive collection
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Doily

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Oval cream linen doily embroidered with a motif of poinsettias

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Nettie McColive collection
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Doily

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Lois Grosse collection
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Hand crocheted white doily with scalloped edges

Hand crocheted white doily with scalloped edges

Hey Family collection
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Mapoon, Queensland, Australia
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Doily

Doily

Judy and Ian McPhee collection
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Doilies
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Ulmarra, New South Wales, Australia
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Miss Muriel E. McPhee
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1916
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Round white doily consisting of crocheted joined medalllions

Round white doily consisting of crocheted joined medalllions

Judy and Ian McPhee collection
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Ulmarra, New South Wales, Australia
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Miss Muriel E. McPhee
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1916
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Doily

Doily

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Doilies
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Doily

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Doily

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Doily

Doily

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Doily

Doily

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Doily

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Crocheted flower-shaped white cotton doily

Crocheted flower-shaped white cotton doily

Magdalena Bognar collection
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Mrs Magdalena Bognar
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Doily

Doily

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Octagonal cream doily embroidered with a delicate star shaped floral pattern

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Nettie McColive collection
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Hand crocheted doily with scalloped edges

Hand crocheted doily with scalloped edges

Hey Family collection
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Mapoon, Queensland, Australia
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Doily

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Muriel Kelly collection
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Mrs Muriel Kelly
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Doily

Doily

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Doily

Doily

Lois Grosse collection
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Doilies
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Octagonal pale-cream linen doily embroidered with a motif of cyclamens

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Nettie McColive collection
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Pair of rectangular doilies with spoke hems and white work

Pair of rectangular doilies with spoke hems and white work

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Doilies
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Doily

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Pair of cream oval linen doilies

Pair of cream oval linen doilies

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Rectangular white doily (tray cloth) inserted with eight circles of crochet

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Nettie McColive collection
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Embroidered handmade doily

Embroidered handmade doily

Kathleen Simpson collection no. 1
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Doilies
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Mrs Annie Taylor
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1900
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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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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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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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Handmade doily

Handmade doily

Kathleen Simpson collection no. 1
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Doilies
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Mrs Annie Taylor
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1930
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Doily

Doily

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Round doily with crocheted pink shells

Round doily with crocheted pink shells

Nancy Hamilton collection no. 3
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Doilies
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Lace doily

Lace doily

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Doilies
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Doily

Doily

Muriel Kelly collection
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Doilies
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Mrs Muriel Kelly
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Hand crocheted white doily

Hand crocheted white doily

Hey Family collection
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Doilies
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Mapoon, Queensland, Australia
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Handmade doily

Handmade doily

Kathleen Simpson collection no. 1
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Doilies
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Mrs Annie Taylor
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1930
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Cream linen doily with green and brown organdie applique in an autumn design of leaves and flowers

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Myrtle Wilson collection
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Doilies
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Beaconsfield, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Mrs Violet M. Wilson
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1946
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Doily

Doily

Lois Grosse collection
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