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Pair of Ladies navy blue and white leather shoes

Pair of Ladies navy blue and white leather shoes

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Calico bag

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Alice Blue Gown

Alice Blue Gown

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Pale blue crushed velvet covered coat hanger

Pale blue crushed velvet covered coat hanger

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Triangular shaped off-cut of pink satin

Triangular shaped off-cut of pink satin

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Calico bag

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Large square of off-cut of pink satin

Large square of off-cut of pink satin

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Calico bag

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Calico bag

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Calico bag

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Black plastic coat-hanger with clasps on each end

Black plastic coat-hanger with clasps on each end

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After-five green dress

After-five green dress

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Calico bag

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Calico bag

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Coat hanger with a pink crushed velvet cover

Coat hanger with a pink crushed velvet cover

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White leather handbag and strap

White leather handbag and strap

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Calico Bag

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Calico bag

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Calico bag

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Red V-neck vest

Red V-neck vest

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Yellow fabric sampler, 1st year, Toorak Teacher's College, 1958

Yellow fabric sampler, 1st year, Toorak Teacher's College, 1...

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Pair of red leather boots

Pair of red leather boots

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1960s tartan skirt with storage bag and hanger

1960s tartan skirt with storage bag and hanger

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Coat hanger with dark blue fabric and crocheted white nylon cover

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Red tartan dress with waist tie

Red tartan dress with waist tie

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Clear plastic hair comb adorned with pink synthetic flowers

Clear plastic hair comb adorned with pink synthetic flowers

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Calico bag

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Coat-hanger with a biege crushed velvet cover

Coat-hanger with a biege crushed velvet cover

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Bundle of green and white hand woven tartan material

Bundle of green and white hand woven tartan material

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Calico bag

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Tunic made from traditional Guatamalan multicoloured fabric

Tunic made from traditional Guatamalan multicoloured fabric

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Fabric-covered wooden coat-hanger with a green crocheted wool cover

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Pink satin covered bud button

Pink satin covered bud button

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Sack dress made with a hessian sugar sack

Sack dress made with a hessian sugar sack

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Coat hanger with a white and yellow crocheted wool cover

Coat hanger with a white and yellow crocheted wool cover

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A narrow off cut of fabric from the tunic

A narrow off cut of fabric from the tunic

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Pink fabric-covered coat hanger

Pink fabric-covered coat hanger

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Calico bag

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Woven bottle-green school scarf with tan coloured stripes with a calico bag

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Calico bag

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Grandmother of the groom dress, and storage accessories

Grandmother of the groom dress, and storage accessories

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An off-cut of white, grey and black tartan

An off-cut of white, grey and black tartan

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Dress worn by grandmother of the groom, 1992

Dress worn by grandmother of the groom, 1992

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Four tiered petticoat

Four tiered petticoat

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Calico bag

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Coat-hanger with a pale blue, crushed velvet cover

Coat-hanger with a pale blue, crushed velvet cover

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Brown fur shrug

Brown fur shrug

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Four tiered petticoat

Four tiered petticoat

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Large calico bag

Large calico bag

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An off cut of fabric from the lining of the tunic

An off cut of fabric from the lining of the tunic

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Calico bag

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Navy and white floral dress

Navy and white floral dress

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Coat-hanger with a knitted blue and white nylon cover

Coat-hanger with a knitted blue and white nylon cover

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Green and white handwoven dress

Green and white handwoven dress

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Deep red coloured, mustard and white plaid, A-line skirt

Deep red coloured, mustard and white plaid, A-line skirt

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Calico bag

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Coat-hanger with a pink crushed velvet cover

Coat-hanger with a pink crushed velvet cover

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Calico bag

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Black plastic coat hanger with clasps on each end

Black plastic coat hanger with clasps on each end

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