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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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Doilies
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Ulmarra, New South Wales, Australia
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Miss Muriel Ester McPhee
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1916
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Doily

Doily

Judy and Ian McPhee collection
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Ulmarra, New South Wales, Australia
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Miss Muriel Ester McPhee
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1916
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Crochet doily with pansy design

Crochet doily with pansy design

Aboriginal Collection from Tasmania 2003 - Dulcie Greeno collection
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Doilies
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Launceston, Tasmania, Australia
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Dulcie Greeno
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2003
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Doily

Lois Grosse collection
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Doily

Muriel Kelly collection
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Mrs Muriel Kelly
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Duchess set and a nightdress case, sewn together

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Brown crochet doily with pineapple design

Brown crochet doily with pineapple design

Aboriginal Collection from Tasmania 2003 - Dulcie Greeno collection
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Launceston, Tasmania, Australia
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Dulcie Greeno
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2003
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Lace doily

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Doily

Doily

Judy and Ian McPhee collection
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Ulmarra, New South Wales, Australia
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Miss Muriel Ester McPhee
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1916
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Doily shaped like a map of Australia

Doily shaped like a map of Australia

Barbara Ross collection no. 2
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Australia
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White plastic d'oyley

Nancy Hamilton collection no. 2
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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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Doily

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Octagonal pale-cream linen doily embroidered with a motif of cyclamens

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Nettie McColive collection
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Doily shaped like a map of Australia

Doily shaped like a map of Australia

Barbara Ross collection no. 2
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Australia
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Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II
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1954
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White crochet doily with star design

White crochet doily with star design

Aboriginal Collection from Tasmania 2003 - Dulcie Greeno collection
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Doilies
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Launceston, Tasmania, Australia
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Dulcie Greeno
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2003
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Doily

Doily

Judy and Ian McPhee collection
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Ulmarra, New South Wales, Australia
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Miss Muriel Ester McPhee
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1916
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Round cream linen doily embroidered with an iris motif and a second smaller floral motif

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Nettie McColive collection
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Rectangular white doily consisting of a fabric centre that has been edged with small joined crocheted medallions

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Judy and Ian McPhee collection
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Ulmarra, New South Wales, Australia
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Miss Muriel Ester McPhee
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1916
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Doily

Doily

Judy and Ian McPhee collection
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Ulmarra, New South Wales, Australia
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Miss Muriel Ester McPhee
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1916
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Doily

Doily

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Handmade doily

Kathleen Simpson collection no. 1
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Mrs Annie Taylor
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1930
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Doily

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Doily

Doily

Judy and Ian McPhee collection
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Ulmarra, New South Wales, Australia
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Miss Muriel Ester McPhee
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1916
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Doily

Doily

Judy and Ian McPhee collection
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Ulmarra, New South Wales, Australia
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Miss Muriel Ester 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

Judy and Ian McPhee collection
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Ulmarra, New South Wales, Australia
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Miss Muriel Ester McPhee
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1916
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Doily

Lois Grosse collection
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Doily

Doily

Judy and Ian McPhee collection
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Ulmarra, New South Wales, Australia
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Miss Muriel Ester McPhee
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1916
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Doily

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Doily

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Doily

Lois Grosse collection
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Cream linen doily with green and brown organdie applique in ...

Myrtle Wilson collection
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Beaconsfield, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Mrs Violet M. Wilson
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1946
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Set of six linen doilies

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Doily with a waratah centrepiece

Doily with a waratah centrepiece

Barbara Ross collection no. 2
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Doilies
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Doily

Doily

Judy and Ian McPhee collection
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Ulmarra, New South Wales, Australia
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Miss Muriel Ester 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 Ester McPhee
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1916
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Doily

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Doily

Doily

Judy and Ian McPhee collection
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Ulmarra, New South Wales, Australia
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Miss Muriel Ester McPhee
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1916
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Handmade doily

Kathleen Simpson collection no. 1
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Mrs Kathleen Simpson
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1930
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Doilies
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Doily

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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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 Ester McPhee
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1916
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Doily

Lois Grosse collection
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Octagonal white linen doily embroidered with a motif of purple and pink lilies

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Nettie McColive collection
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Doilies
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Doily

Doily

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Oval cream linen doily embroidered with a floral motif dominated by two large purple flowers

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Nettie McColive collection
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Doily

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Pair of square doilies with spoke edge and white work

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Rectangular cream linen doily (traycloth) embroidered with a motif of a blue tea cup

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Nettie McColive collection
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Hand crocheted white doily with linen insert and pointed edges

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Hey Family collection
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Mapoon, Queensland, Australia
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Doily

Lois Grosse collection
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Doily

Doily

Judy and Ian McPhee collection
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Ulmarra, New South Wales, Australia
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Miss Muriel Ester 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 Ester McPhee
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1916
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Doily

Doily

Turner Family collection
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Doilies
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Doily

Lois Grosse collection
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Doilies
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Doily

Doily

Judy and Ian McPhee collection
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Ulmarra, New South Wales, Australia
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Miss Muriel Ester 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

Judy and Ian McPhee collection
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Ulmarra, New South Wales, Australia
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Miss Muriel Ester McPhee
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1916
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Duchess set, comprised of one larger doily and two smaller o...

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Doily

Doily

Judy and Ian McPhee collection
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Ulmarra, New South Wales, Australia
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Miss Muriel Ester McPhee
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1916
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