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Gelignite box

Gelignite box

Snowy Scheme - Ken Johnson collection
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Glasgow, Scotland
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Nobels Explosive Company Limited
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Cardboard box

Cardboard box

Fiona Reynolds collection
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Cardboard box

Cardboard box

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Cardboard box containing caps and accessories

Cardboard box containing caps and accessories

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Brown piece of card folded in to form box shape

Brown piece of card folded in to form box shape

Dame Pattie Menzies collection no. 1
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Cardboard box, with the words

Cardboard box, with the words "S. Wolf Mainz Shuhmaaren - S...

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Metal box

Metal box

Parsons collection
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Cardboard box of small metal rings.

Cardboard box of small metal rings.

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Wooden box for weighing equipment

Wooden box for weighing equipment

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Waterproof cover box for bullion box

Waterproof cover box for bullion box

Neville Locker collection
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Box for The Lister Sheep-Shear used at 'Rocky Plains' via Berridale

Box for The Lister Sheep-Shear used at 'Rocky Plains' via Be...

Tony Preston collection no. 4
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Dursley, Gloucestershire, England
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R A Lister and Company Limited
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1910
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Black case

Black case

Sir Hubert Opperman collection no. 2
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Cardboard box for Tilley lantern.

Cardboard box for Tilley lantern.

Graham Cutler collection
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Box for Dennisons Wax Set No 105

Box for Dennisons Wax Set No 105

Bridge Family collection no. 4
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Lid for metal box

Lid for metal box

Parsons collection
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Leather box for ties

Leather box for ties

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Cardboard box

Cardboard box

Thompson Family collection
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Patrol Box No.1 used by anthropologist Ian Hogbin in the Solomon Islands and New Guinea, 1933-1935

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Macleay Museum collection
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Guadalcanal, Guadalcanal Province, Solomon Islands, Oceania
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Dr Ian Hogbin
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1932
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Wooden box

Wooden box

Sir Hubert Opperman collection no. 2
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Equipment box made by Ernest Hodgkin

Equipment box made by Ernest Hodgkin

Ernest Hodgkin Trust for Estuary Education and Research collection
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Wooden box for Parsons' HOMEOPATHIC  Cocoa

Wooden box for Parsons' HOMEOPATHIC Cocoa

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Lacquer ware box

Lacquer ware box

Muriel Kelly collection
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Japan
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The Little Midshipman

The Little Midshipman

Muriel Kelly collection
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Small rectangular tin box

Small rectangular tin box

Reverend John Grosse collection
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Wooden circular inlay box with a lid.

Wooden circular inlay box with a lid.

Marta Sybaczynsky collection no. 2
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Ukraine
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Tin box with illustration of three men

Tin box with illustration of three men

Muriel Kelly collection
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Box with printing for  Pinnacle Yeast Keep Cool

Box with printing for Pinnacle Yeast Keep Cool

ET Fealy collection
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Box for Padlock Brand-reliable, Australian ADFA Dried Fruits, The Mildura Co-op. Fruit..

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ET Fealy collection
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Metal box

Metal box

Parsons collection
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Metal box for 'Carters English Seeds'.

Metal box for 'Carters English Seeds'.

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Cardboard box

Cardboard box

Eleanor Dark Foundation collection no. 1
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Metal box for Dura-gilt metal polish magic wadding

Metal box for Dura-gilt metal polish magic wadding

Petronella Wensing collection no. 1
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Timber box with L ROBERTSON L ROBE on lid

Timber box with L ROBERTSON L ROBE on lid

Les Robertson collection
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Mr Lesley A. Robertson
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1920
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Wooden box

Wooden box

Hilda Creager collection no. 1
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Wooden box

Wooden box

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Wooden fruit box from Shepparton Preserving Company (SPC)

Wooden fruit box from Shepparton Preserving Company (SPC)

Carmelo Mirabelli collection no. 3
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Shepparton Preserving Company
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1951
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Deco-style box

Deco-style box

Thompson Family collection
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Tin box with illustration on lid of man playing fiddle/violin by fireplace

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Muriel Kelly collection
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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R Hughes Pty Ltd
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Circular wooden inlay box with a lid

Circular wooden inlay box with a lid

Marta Sybaczynsky collection no. 2
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Ukraine
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Cardboard box with ADFA printing

Cardboard box with ADFA printing

ET Fealy collection
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Box

Box

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Small, purple, handpainted, oval cardboard trinket box by Verna Nichols

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Aboriginal Collection from Tasmania 2003 - Verna Nichols collection
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Tasmania, Australia
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Verna Nichols
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Cardboard box with notations relating to J.K. Moir and advertising leaflets

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Delta Downs Station collection
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John K. Moir
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Plastic fishing tackle box

Gidleigh Collection
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New York, United States of America
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Mrs Jane (Jean) R. Forster Rutledge
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1880
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Florilegium box

Banks Florilegium collection
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Alecto Historical Editions
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1980
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Circular box

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Ammunition tin containing 31 smaller tins containing various seeds, a gardening book, two plastic garden markers, and 17 vegetable markers

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E Burke and M Everitt collection
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Wooden container in the form of a lidless box with rounded corners

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Marion Douglas and Pamela Yonge collection
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England, United Kingdom
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Walter H. Eddison
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1860
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Wooden box base

Wooden box base

Sir Hubert Opperman collection no. 2
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Cardboard box - KODAK [A/asia) Pty. Ltd.  Queensland

Cardboard box - KODAK [A/asia) Pty. Ltd. Queensland

Sir Littleton Groom collection
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Small, black, handpainted, square cardboard trinket box by Verna Nichols

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Aboriginal Collection from Tasmania 2003 - Verna Nichols collection
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Tasmania, Australia
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Verna Nichols
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Florilegium box

Banks Florilegium collection
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Alecto Historical Editions
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1980
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Ve-Tsin gourmet powder (MSG) box,

Ve-Tsin gourmet powder (MSG) box,

C J Yen Family collection no. 2
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Hong Kong
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Charles (Chun) J. Yen (Yin)
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Cardboard box used to store the ruined dashboard clock from the 'Southern Cloud' aircraft crash site.

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John Boddington collection
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Toolong Range, Snowy Mountains, New South Wales, Australia
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Australian National Airways Limited
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1931
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Florilegium Box

Banks Florilegium collection
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Alecto Historical Editions
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1980
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Florilegium box

Banks Florilegium collection
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Alecto Historical Editions
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Florilegium box

Banks Florilegium collection
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Alecto Historical Editions
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Cardboard box for figures for the toy theatre 'King Henry'

Cardboard box for figures for the toy theatre 'King Henry'

Everitt and George Family collection
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Florilegium box

Banks Florilegium collection
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Alecto Historical Editions
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Cardboard box and lid

Cardboard box and lid

Beth Dean Carell collection no. 3
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