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Certificate of Merit

Certificate of Merit

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Buffalo River, Victoria, Australia
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Education Department of Victoria
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Pattern for a 'Gum Blossom Doyley' from The Australian Woman...

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Saint Kilda, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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The Australian Woman's Mirror
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Green plastic string bag

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Bed linen with nursery design

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Saint Kilda, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Green bamboo 'string' bag

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Eight crocheted gum nuts comprising of small crocheted circl...

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Bedcover featuring patterns of nursery rhymes and characters

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Black velvet single breasted jacket with grey silk lining, r...

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Myrtleford, Victoria, Australia
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Crocheted sampler with one flower

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Saint Kilda, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Star shaped milk jug cover

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Apron made of yellow muslin edged in cotton binding

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White damask guest towel with rose design

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Miss Gwyneth A. Ottrey
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White linen centre for a gum blossom doily featuring an edge...

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Tin with lid, containing various sewing related objects incl...

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Spool of crochet cotton

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Shoe bag

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String bag with crocheted handles.

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Crotchet hook cover

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Bodice featuring scalloped edges on sleeves neckline and one...

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Spool of mercerised cotton

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Victoria, Australia
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Baby's dress

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Doily

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Metal crochet hook

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Checked pillowcase

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Eight crocheted gum leaves tapering at both ends, for a gum ...

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Small spool of crochet cotton

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Four crocheted gum blossoms worked from a central ring, for ...

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String bag

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Machine-sewn blue cotton apron with floral decoration

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Saint Kilda, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Pillowcase with ruffles

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Green and brown knotted string bag

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Cotton petticoat

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Buffalo River, Victoria, Australia
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Crocheted lace collar

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Dress

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Buffalo River, Victoria, Australia
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Tatting rosette in progress

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Doily

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String bag

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Machine-stitched white cotton apron

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Doily

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Blouse

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Buffalo River, Victoria, Australia
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