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Doily

Doily

Lois Grosse collection
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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

Doily

Lois Grosse collection
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Doilies
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Doily

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 E. McPhee
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1916
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Lace doily

Lace doily

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Doilies
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Doily

Doily

Lois Grosse collection
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Lace doily

Lace doily

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Doily

Doily

Lois Grosse collection
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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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Ulmarra, New South Wales, Australia
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Miss Muriel E. McPhee
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1916
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Doily

Doily

Muriel Kelly collection
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Doilies
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Mrs Muriel Kelly
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Doily

Doily

Lois Grosse collection
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Doilies
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Doily

Doily

Lois Grosse collection
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Doilies
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Doily

Doily

Lois Grosse collection
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Doilies
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Doily

Doily

Muriel Kelly collection
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Mrs Muriel Kelly
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Doily

Doily

Muriel Kelly collection
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Mrs Muriel Kelly
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Doily

Doily

Lois Grosse collection
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Doilies
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Doily

Doily

Lois Grosse collection
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Doilies
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Oval cream linen doily embroidered with a motif of poinsettias

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Nettie McColive collection
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Doilies
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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 E. McPhee
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1916
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Doily

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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Embroidered handmade doily

Kathleen Simpson collection no. 1
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Mrs Annie Taylor
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1900
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Doily

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Round plastic d'oyley

Nancy Hamilton collection no. 2
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Mr William Barbour Smith
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1960
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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 E. 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 E. 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 E. 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 E. McPhee
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1916
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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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Launceston, Tasmania, Australia
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Dulcie Greeno
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2003
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Hand crocheted white doily

Hand crocheted white doily

Hey Family collection
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Doilies
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Mapoon, Queensland, Australia
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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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Doily

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Doily

Doily

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Cream cutwork and lace edged doily

Cream cutwork and lace edged doily

Susan and Andrew Gibson collection
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Goulburn, New South Wales, Australia
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1925
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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 E. McPhee
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1916
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Swan doily crocheted by Audrey McBurney

Audrey McBurney collection
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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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 E. McPhee
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1916
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Doily

Springfield - Faithfull Family 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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Doily

Doily

Judy and Ian McPhee collection
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Ulmarra, New South Wales, Australia
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Miss Muriel E. McPhee
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1916
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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 E. 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 E. McPhee
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1916
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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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Oval Mountmellick-style doily made by Audrey McBurney

Audrey McBurney collection
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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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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Duchess set

Nancy Hamilton collection no. 2
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Doilies
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Lithgow, New South Wales, Australia
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Mrs Nancy B. Hamilton
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1950
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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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Pair of cream oval linen doilies

Pair of cream oval linen doilies

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 E. 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 E. McPhee
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1916
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A set of three matching doilies made by Audrey McBurney

Audrey McBurney collection
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Doily

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Doilies in box

Doilies in box

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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