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Medallion to commemorate the 1954 Royal Visit to Australia

Medallion to commemorate the 1954 Royal Visit to Australia

Lois Grosse collection
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Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II
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1954
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Woven runner with embroidered lace edging

Woven runner with embroidered lace edging

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White oval table centre with four sets of three flowers embroidered along the edge

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Rectangular ecru tablemat

Rectangular ecru tablemat

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Cream oval table centre with lace edging

Cream oval table centre with lace edging

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Pair of ladies black patent leather shoes

Pair of ladies black patent leather shoes

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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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J Robins (VIC) Pty Ltd
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1965
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Woven runner with lace edging and embriodered flowers

Woven runner with lace edging and embriodered flowers

Lois Grosse collection
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Milk jug cover

Milk jug cover

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Plastic coated bookmark with a pale gold thread embriodered around the edges

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1957
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Doily

Doily

Lois Grosse collection
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Toiletry bag from the 1920s

Toiletry bag from the 1920s

Lois Grosse collection
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Brinkworth, South Australia, Australia
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Vera E. Ottens
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Table runner with lace edging

Table runner with lace edging

Lois Grosse collection
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White oval lace tray runner

White oval lace tray runner

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Round white tablemat

Round white tablemat

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Doily

Doily

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Square woven tablemat

Square woven tablemat

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Circular green and white crocheted teapot stand

Circular green and white crocheted teapot stand

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Pair of ladies black leather high heeled shoes

Pair of ladies black leather high heeled shoes

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Mrs Lois V. Grosse
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1965
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Doily

Doily

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1954 Royal Visit - Queen Elizabeth II and Prince Phillip

1954 Royal Visit - Queen Elizabeth II and Prince Phillip

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South Australia, Australia
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Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II
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1954
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Square green tablemat

Square green tablemat

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Lavender bag

Lavender bag

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Doily

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Medallion to commemorate the 1954 Royal Visit to Australia

Medallion to commemorate the 1954 Royal Visit to Australia

Lois Grosse collection
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South Australia, Australia
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Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II
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Doily

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School library book bag used by Lois Grosse's children

School library book bag used by Lois Grosse's children

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Doily

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Shoe bag

Shoe bag

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Cream and tan square tablemat

Cream and tan square tablemat

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Lime green crocheted wool egg cosy in the shape of a chicken

Lime green crocheted wool egg cosy in the shape of a chicken

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Doily

Doily

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Cream and tan oval tablemat

Cream and tan oval tablemat

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Circular green and white crocheted teapot stand

Circular green and white crocheted teapot stand

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Doily

Doily

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Woven runner with embroidered lace edging

Woven runner with embroidered lace edging

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Brinkworth Area School Magazine

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Brinkworth, South Australia, Australia
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Mrs Lois V. Grosse
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1948
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Dress

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Regatta Point, Parkes, Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Aust...
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1970
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Cream rectangular runner with cutwork edging

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Dickies brand multicolour bath towel

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1950
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Tablecloth

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White cotton dinner serviette with the initials 'VP' embroidered in a box in one corner, made by Lois Grosse's mother.

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Black evening dress stole

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1955
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'Avon' cosmetics container with a glass base and plastic lid

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Wedding invitation and program

Lois Grosse collection
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South Australia, Australia
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Miss Catherine Davies
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1960
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Bone coloured tablecloth with brown edging and floral design...

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Exercise book used as a scrapbook during Lois Grosse's (nee ...

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Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
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Rigby Limited
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1953
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Cream wool stole woven with horizontal rows of zig-zags

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1955
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Pair of medium length ladies pink dress gloves.

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Australia
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Dents Gloves Pty Ltd
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1955
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Victory Medal

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1945
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Bobby pins and hair rollers

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Wedding program

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Mrs Lois V. Grosse
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1960
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White tablecloth with a green and yellow floral pattern with...

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Dress

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Cocktail dresses
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1970
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Cocktail savoury holder

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Japan
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1945
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Seventeen hairpins with undulations along both sides and rou...

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1965
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Full length evening dress with long sleeves and a black, bro...

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Folding metal coat-hanger covered in a navy blue fabric used...

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Two round green tablemats

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