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Table model kerosene lamp

Table model kerosene lamp

Nancy Hamilton collection no. 2
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Kerosene lamps
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New South Wales, Australia
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Mr William Barbour Smith
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1930
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Illuminated address to William Barbour

Illuminated address to William Barbour

Nancy Hamilton collection no. 2
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Illuminated addresses
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr William Barbour Smith
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1907
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Griddle Iron

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Cooking equipment
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Lithgow, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr William Barbour Smith
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1900
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Glass bowl

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New South Wales, Australia
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Mr William Barbour Smith
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1950
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Single bed mattress

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Mattresses
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Lithgow, New South Wales, Australia
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Mrs Nancy B. Hamilton
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1960
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White china cup

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Cups
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England
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Mr William Barbour Smith
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Dresser

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Sideboards
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Lithgow, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr William Barbour Smith
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1920
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Floor rug

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England
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Mrs Nancy B. Hamilton
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1920
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Enamelled metal dipper with handle, grey with blue rim

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Dippers
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New South Wales, Australia
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Mr William Barbour Smith
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Bar measuring glass

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Measuring glasses
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Lithgow, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr William Barbour Smith
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1970
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White china mixing bowls

Nancy Hamilton collection no. 2
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Lithgow, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr William Barbour Smith
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1950
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Kitchen fork

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England
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Pine combination chest

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Lithgow, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr William Barbour Smith
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Wringer

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Glasgow, Scotland
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1920
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Spanner

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Wrenches
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New South Wales, Australia
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Ms Janet Spence Smith
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Ironing board

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Lithgow, New South Wales, Australia
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Pillow

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Lithgow, New South Wales, Australia
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Mrs Nancy B. Hamilton
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1930
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Pastry board

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1920
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Striped velveteen cushion

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1930
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Music cabinet

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Lithgow, New South Wales, Australia
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1900
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Strainer

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New South Wales, Australia
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Small china bowl

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Bowls
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New South Wales, Australia
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1970
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Pine storage chest

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Lithgow, New South Wales, Australia
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1920
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Laundry board

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Lithgow, New South Wales, Australia
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Saucepan and lid

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New South Wales, Australia
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1920
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Colander

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Lithgow, New South Wales, Australia
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1950
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Set of six cups and saucers

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England
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Mr William Barbour Smith
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Two square black sateen cushions

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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mrs Nancy B. Hamilton
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1930
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Wheel barrow

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Lithgow, New South Wales, Australia
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1940
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White china bowl

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Bowls
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England
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1900
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Single bar electric radiator with carton and guarantee card

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New South Wales, Australia
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Mr William Barbour Smith
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Pressed glass lid

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Lithgow, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr William Barbour Smith
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Cedar chest of drawers

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Lithgow, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr William Barbour Smith
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1918
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Spanner

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Wrenches
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New South Wales, Australia
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Ms Janet Spence Smith
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Carving Steel

Nancy Hamilton collection no. 2
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Sharpening steels
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Lithgow, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr William Barbour Smith
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1910
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Teapot stand

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Teapot stands
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Australia
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Mr William Barbour Smith
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1960
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Kitchen knife

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Kitchen knives
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Sheffield, England
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Mr William Barbour Smith
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1940
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Smooth round stick used in a copper

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Copper sticks
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New South Wales, Australia
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Mr William Barbour Smith
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Kerosene heater and instruction booklet

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Radiators
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New South Wales, Australia
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Square orange cushion

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Cushions
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Lithgow, New South Wales, Australia
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Mrs Nancy B. Hamilton
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1930
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Potato masher

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Lithgow, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr William Barbour Smith
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1960
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Double heightened cedar bookcase

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Bookcases
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Lithgow, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr William Barbour Smith
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1900
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Day bed

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Beds
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Lithgow, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr William Barbour Smith
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1910
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Whisk

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Whisks
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Lithgow, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr William Barbour Smith
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Carpet runner

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Floor runners
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Lithgow, New South Wales, Australia
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Mrs Nancy B. Hamilton
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1930
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Carving knife

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Sheffield, England
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Mr William Barbour Smith
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1930
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Two plates

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England
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Handmade miner's lunch box

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Food storage containers
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Lithgow, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr William Barbour Smith
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1940
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Two bowls

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England
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Mr William Barbour Smith
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1900
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Set of ten teaspoons

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Teaspoons
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New South Wales, Australia
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Mr William Barbour Smith
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1940
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Handmade wooden trolley for outside use

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Trolleys
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Lithgow, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr William Barbour Smith
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Scone cutter

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Biscuit cutters
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Lithgow, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr William Barbour Smith
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Pine wardrobe

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Wardrobes
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Lithgow, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr William Barbour Smith
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1920
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AWA black and white television set

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Television sets
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Amalgamated Wireless Australasia Ltd
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1970
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Etched glass

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Glasses
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Lithgow, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr William Barbour Smith
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Kitchen table

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Tables
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Lithgow, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr William Barbour Smith
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1920
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Glass bowl

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Bowls
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New South Wales, Australia
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Mr William Barbour Smith
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1960
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Square orange cushion

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Cushions
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Lithgow, New South Wales, Australia
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Mrs Nancy B. Hamilton
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Family Bible

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Bibles
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Glasgow, Scotland
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William Collins, Sons and Co.
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1800
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Scone cutter

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Biscuit cutters
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Lithgow, New South Wales, Australia
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