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Carving knife

Carving knife

Nancy Hamilton collection no. 2
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Carving knives
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Sheffield, England
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Mr William Barbour Smith
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1930
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Biscuit tin

Biscuit tin

Nancy Hamilton collection no. 2
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Biscuit tins
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North Melbourne, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Wilson Bros Pty Ltd
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1960
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Kitchen knife

Kitchen knife

Nancy Hamilton collection no. 2
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Kitchen knives
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England
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Mr William Barbour Smith
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1930
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Two white linen pillow shams

Two white linen pillow shams

Nancy Hamilton collection no. 2
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Pillow shams
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Lithgow, New South Wales, Australia
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Mrs Nancy B. Hamilton
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1910
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White china dinner plate

White china dinner plate

Nancy Hamilton collection no. 2
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Dinner plates
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England
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Mr William Barbour Smith
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1900
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Metal tin opener with corkscrew

Metal tin opener with corkscrew

Nancy Hamilton collection no. 2
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Tin-openers
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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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Kitchen knife

Kitchen knife

Nancy Hamilton collection no. 2
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England
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Mr William Barbour Smith
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1930
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Potato masher

Potato masher

Nancy Hamilton collection no. 2
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Potato mashers
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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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White pillowcase with cotton ties

White pillowcase with cotton ties

Nancy Hamilton collection no. 2
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Pillowcases
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Lithgow, New South Wales, Australia
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Ms Janet Spence Smith
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1920
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Striped velveteen cushion

Striped velveteen cushion

Nancy Hamilton collection no. 2
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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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Pressed glass vase

Pressed glass vase

Nancy Hamilton collection no. 2
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Vases
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Lithgow, New South Wales, Australia
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Ms Janet Spence Smith
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1940
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Patty pan tray

Patty pan tray

Nancy Hamilton collection no. 2
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Baking trays
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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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Square orange cushion

Square orange cushion

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Lithgow, New South Wales, Australia
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1930
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Patty pan tray

Patty pan tray

Nancy Hamilton collection no. 2
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Baking trays
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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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Two square plush d'oyleys

Two square plush d'oyleys

Nancy Hamilton collection no. 2
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Doilies
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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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White cotton pillowcase

White cotton pillowcase

Nancy Hamilton collection no. 2
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Lithgow, New South Wales, Australia
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Ms Janet Spence Smith
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1920
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Pillow

Pillow

Nancy Hamilton collection no. 2
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Lithgow, New South Wales, Australia
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1930
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Square pot holder

Square pot holder

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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1960
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Tea cosy

Tea cosy

Nancy Hamilton collection no. 2
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Lithgow, New South Wales, Australia
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1950
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Bread Knife

Bread Knife

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Sheffield, England
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Mr William Barbour Smith
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1930
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Kitchen knife

Kitchen knife

Nancy Hamilton collection no. 2
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Sheffield, England
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1940
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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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Day bed

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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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Round plastic d'oyley

Nancy Hamilton collection no. 2
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Japan
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Mr William Barbour Smith
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1960
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Mattress and two pillows

Nancy Hamilton collection no. 2
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Bedding
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Lithgow, New South Wales, Australia
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1930
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Textbook on practical mathematics

Nancy Hamilton collection no. 2
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Textbooks
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Edinburgh, Scotland
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1930
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Pine combination chest

Nancy Hamilton collection no. 2
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Chests
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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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Double Bedspread

Nancy Hamilton collection no. 2
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Bedspreads
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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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Square cotton tablecloth

Nancy Hamilton collection no. 2
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Tablecloths
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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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Bedspread

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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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White plastic d'oyley

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Doilies
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Japan
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Mrs Nancy B. Hamilton
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1960
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Tablecloth

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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1960
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Table runner

Nancy Hamilton collection no. 2
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Table linen
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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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White china bowl

Nancy Hamilton collection no. 2
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Bowls
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England
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Mr William Barbour Smith
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1900
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Belgian single shot bolt action .22 rifle

Belgian single shot bolt action .22 rifle

Tom Heinsohn collection
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Rifles
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Belgium
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Anciens Etablissments Pieper Herstal
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1950
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Double heightened cedar bookcase

Nancy Hamilton collection no. 2
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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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Music cabinet

Nancy Hamilton collection no. 2
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Cabinets
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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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Saucepan and lid

Nancy Hamilton collection no. 2
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West Bromwich, West Midlands, England
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Archibald Kenrick & Sons
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1900
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Pine storage chest

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Chests
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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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Maple single bed with wire base

Nancy Hamilton collection no. 2
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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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1920
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Single bed mattress

Nancy Hamilton collection no. 2
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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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Pine washstand

Nancy Hamilton collection no. 2
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Washstands
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Lithgow, New South Wales, Australia
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Ms Janet Spence Smith
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1910
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Cedar chest of drawers

Nancy Hamilton collection no. 2
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Chests 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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Kitchen table

Nancy Hamilton collection no. 2
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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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Duchess set

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Doilies
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Lithgow, New South Wales, Australia
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Mrs Nancy B. Hamilton
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1950
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Carpet runner

Nancy Hamilton collection no. 2
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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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Lithgow Small Arms Factory Slazenger Model 1B single shot bolt action .22 rifle

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Tom Heinsohn collection
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Rifles
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Lithgow, New South Wales, Australia
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Lithgow Small Arms Factory
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1950
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Pillow with feather filling

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Pillows
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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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Teapot stand

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Australia
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Mr William Barbour Smith
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1960
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Griddle Iron

Nancy Hamilton collection no. 2
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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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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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Wooden spoon

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Spoons
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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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Cast iron frying pan

Nancy Hamilton collection no. 2
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Frying pans
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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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