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Dayton brand white metal scales with stainless steel scoop

Dayton brand white metal scales with stainless steel scoop

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Balances
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Gunnedah, New South Wales, Australia
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Dayton Scale Company
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Ice cream container

Ice cream container

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Container embossed with 'Norco'

Container embossed with 'Norco'

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Ice cream container

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Varlo brand malt dispenser with metal base, plastic container and aluminium lid

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Gunnedah, New South Wales, Australia
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H.C. Sleigh Ltd.
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Green coloured cardboard menu cover with paper menu insert

Green coloured cardboard menu cover with paper menu insert

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Menus
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Red coloured drinking glass

Red coloured drinking glass

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Czech Republic
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Durit
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Zion Systems Wages Book, 1960 to 1962

Zion Systems Wages Book, 1960 to 1962

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Wages books
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Gunnedah, New South Wales, Australia
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Framed sign of 'milk drinks'

Framed sign of 'milk drinks'

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Shop signs
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Set of parfait spoons

Set of parfait spoons

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White dinner plate with Busy Bee Cafe logo

White dinner plate with Busy Bee Cafe logo

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Tunstall, England
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The Grindley Hotel Ware Co Ltd
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Aluminium milkshake container

Aluminium milkshake container

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Stainless steel fork

Stainless steel fork

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Gold coloured aluminium milkshake container

Gold coloured aluminium milkshake container

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Silver plated coffeepot

Silver plated coffeepot

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Stainless steel soup spoon

Stainless steel soup spoon

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Box of 12 teaspoons

Box of 12 teaspoons

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Sheffield, England
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Cooper Brothers and Sons Ltd
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Orange coloured aluminium milkshake container

Orange coloured aluminium milkshake container

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Spherical clear glass 'Arnotts' biscuit jar with aluminium base

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Gunnedah, New South Wales, Australia
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Silver plated sundae dish

Silver plated sundae dish

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Parfait spoon

Parfait spoon

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Round metal butter dish

Round metal butter dish

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Hacker Silverware
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Brown coloured plastic menu cover with menu inserted, post and pre 1966

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Menus
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Stainless steel cutlery holder

Stainless steel cutlery holder

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White espresso cup saucer with Busy Bee Cafe logo

White espresso cup saucer with Busy Bee Cafe logo

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Tunstall, England
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The Grindley Hotel Ware Co Ltd
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Semicircular glass light shade with corrugated design and wo...

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Gunnedah, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Stephen Varvaressos
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1936
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Pink coloured aluminium milkshake container

Pink coloured aluminium milkshake container

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Sign of 'FISH DINNERS'

Sign of 'FISH DINNERS'

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Hexagonal glass pepper shaker with black plastic lid

Hexagonal glass pepper shaker with black plastic lid

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Zion Systems Wages Book, 1964 to 1965

Zion Systems Wages Book, 1964 to 1965

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Menu order pad

Menu order pad

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Silver plated cutlery holder

Silver plated cutlery holder

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Containers
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Account book, 1982 to 1985

Account book, 1982 to 1985

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Silver coloured aluminium serviette holder

Silver coloured aluminium serviette holder

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Tableware
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Parfait spoon

Parfait spoon

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Gold coloured silver plated teapot

Gold coloured silver plated teapot

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Stainless steel tea strainer

Stainless steel tea strainer

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Parfait spoon

Parfait spoon

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Zion Systems Wages Book, 1968  to 1969

Zion Systems Wages Book, 1968 to 1969

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Sign of 'ICE CREAM SUNDAE'S'

Sign of 'ICE CREAM SUNDAE'S'

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Shop signs
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Blue coloured aluminium milkshake container

Blue coloured aluminium milkshake container

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Pale gold coloured aluminium milkshake container

Pale gold coloured aluminium milkshake container

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Zion Systems Wages Book, 1969  to 1971

Zion Systems Wages Book, 1969 to 1971

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Tarnished silver plated milk jug, 1/8 pint capacity

Tarnished silver plated milk jug, 1/8 pint capacity

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Paper serviettes printed with 'Busy Bee Cafe'

Paper serviettes printed with 'Busy Bee Cafe'

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Stainless steel tea strainer

Stainless steel tea strainer

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Wall mounted style light with torch shaped shade

Wall mounted style light with torch shaped shade

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1936
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Tarnished silver plated milk jug

Tarnished silver plated milk jug

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White coffee cup with Busy Bee Cafe logo

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Tunstall, England
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The Grindley Hotel Ware Co Ltd
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Hexagonal glass salt shaker with black plastic lid

Hexagonal glass salt shaker with black plastic lid

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Gunnedah, New South Wales, Australia
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Zion Systems Wages Book, 1959 to 1960

Zion Systems Wages Book, 1959 to 1960

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Gunnedah, New South Wales, Australia
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Stainless steel fork

Stainless steel fork

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Orange coloured aluminium milkshake container

Orange coloured aluminium milkshake container

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White coffee cup with Busy Bee Cafe logo

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Tunstall, England
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Silver plated sugarbowl with handles and hinged lid

Silver plated sugarbowl with handles and hinged lid

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Gold coloured silver plated sundae dish

Gold coloured silver plated sundae dish

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Account book, 1982 to 1987

Account book, 1982 to 1987

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Gold coloured silver plated teapot, 3/4 pint capacity

Gold coloured silver plated teapot, 3/4 pint capacity

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Art Deco fan shaped mirror with clear, yellow and blue panels

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Metal scoop with handle

Metal scoop with handle

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