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Doily

Doily

Lois Grosse collection
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Doilies
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Doily

Doily

Lois Grosse collection
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Doily

Doily

Muriel Kelly collection
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Mrs Muriel Kelly
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Doily

Doily

Lois Grosse 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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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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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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Doily

Doily

Lois Grosse collection
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Doily

Doily

Lois Grosse collection
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Three linen doilies, all embroidered with a flower design, and individually with 'Cheese', 'Cake', or 'Biscuits'

Three linen doilies, all embroidered with a flower design, a...

Kaye Loder collection
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Doilies
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Doily

Doily

Springfield - Faithfull Family 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

Doily

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Fillet crochet doily featuring an emu

Fillet crochet doily featuring an emu

Terence Lane collection
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Doilies
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1900
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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

Lois Grosse 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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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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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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Rectangular white doily (tray cloth) inserted with eight circles of crochet

Rectangular white doily (tray cloth) inserted with eight cir...

Nettie McColive collection
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Fillet crochet doily featuring a kangaroo

Fillet crochet doily featuring a kangaroo

Terence Lane collection
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Doilies
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1900
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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

Doily

Lois Grosse collection
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Handmade doily

Handmade doily

Kathleen Simpson collection no. 1
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Mrs Annie Taylor
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1930
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Handmade doily

Handmade doily

Kathleen Simpson collection no. 1
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Mrs Annie Taylor
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1930
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Doily

Doily

Lois Grosse collection
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Doily

Doily

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Two square plush d'oyleys

Two square plush d'oyleys

Nancy Hamilton collection no. 2
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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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Doily

Doily

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Doily

Doily

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Embroidered linen centrepiece and two doilies

Embroidered linen centrepiece and two doilies

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Handmade doily

Handmade doily

Kathleen Simpson collection no. 1
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Mrs Kathleen Simpson
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1930
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Handmade doily

Handmade doily

Kathleen Simpson collection no. 1
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Mrs Annie Taylor
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1930
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Doily with a butterfly-like shape, mounted on dark blue silk to give it some bulk

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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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1941
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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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Doily

Doily

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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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

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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Doily

Doily

Lois Grosse collection
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Doilies
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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

Octagonal cream doily embroidered with a delicate star shape...

Nettie McColive collection
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Doilies
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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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Mrs Annie Taylor
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1930
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Duchess set, comprised of one larger doily and two smaller o...

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Doilies
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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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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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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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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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Doily

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Oval Mountmellick-style doily made by Audrey McBurney

Oval Mountmellick-style doily made by Audrey McBurney

Audrey McBurney collection
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Ms Audrey McBurney
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1935
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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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