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Circular heavy blackened grey enamel cooking pot

Circular heavy blackened grey enamel cooking pot

Petronella Wensing collection no. 1
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Cooking pots
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1948
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Pattern for knitting machine

Pattern for knitting machine

Petronella Wensing collection no. 1
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Metal button with white cloth covering

Metal button with white cloth covering

Petronella Wensing collection no. 1
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Buttons
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Certificate

Certificate

Petronella Wensing collection no. 1
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Menu card for passengers of MS 'Sibajak', dated 11 Juni 1953

Menu card for passengers of MS 'Sibajak', dated 11 Juni 1953

Petronella Wensing collection no. 1
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Menus
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Length of black embroidery wool wound around blue and gold card that features the text

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Petronella Wensing collection no. 1
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Kitchen utensils and a black enamel utensil holder

Kitchen utensils and a black enamel utensil holder

Petronella Wensing collection no. 1
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Kitchen equipment
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1948
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Brown cotton thread

Brown cotton thread

Petronella Wensing collection no. 1
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Threads
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Pattern for knitting machine

Pattern for knitting machine

Petronella Wensing collection no. 1
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Length of black embroidery wool wound around blue and gold card that features the text

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Petronella Wensing collection no. 1
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Pattern for knitting machine

Pattern for knitting machine

Petronella Wensing collection no. 1
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Certificate

Certificate

Petronella Wensing collection no. 1
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Certificate

Certificate

Petronella Wensing collection no. 1
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Vroom & Dressman embroidery wool

Vroom & Dressman embroidery wool

Petronella Wensing collection no. 1
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Embroidery threads
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Hot water bottle

Hot water bottle

Petronella Wensing collection no. 1
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1949
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Piano accordion and case

Piano accordion and case

Petronella Wensing collection no. 1
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Certificate

Certificate

Petronella Wensing collection no. 1
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Mother-of-pearl button

Mother-of-pearl button

Petronella Wensing collection no. 1
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Length of blue embroidery wool wound around blue and yellow card that features the text

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Petronella Wensing collection no. 1
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Metal button with white cloth covering

Metal button with white cloth covering

Petronella Wensing collection no. 1
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Certificate

Certificate

Petronella Wensing collection no. 1
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Embroidery wool

Embroidery wool

Petronella Wensing collection no. 1
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Embroidery threads
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Metal button with white cloth covering

Metal button with white cloth covering

Petronella Wensing collection no. 1
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Certificate

Certificate

Petronella Wensing collection no. 1
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Black enamelled metal bucket

Black enamelled metal bucket

Petronella Wensing collection no. 1
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Buckets
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1948
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Baby's white vinyl shoes

Baby's white vinyl shoes

Petronella Wensing collection no. 1
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1950
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Certificate with envelope and note

Certificate with envelope and note

Petronella Wensing collection no. 1
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Salmon coloured ball of wool

Salmon coloured ball of wool

Petronella Wensing collection no. 1
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Yarns
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Royal Visit Souvenir Program (for visit by Queen Elizabeth II to Canberra in 1954)

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Petronella Wensing collection no. 1
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Programs
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Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II
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1954
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Yellow embroidery thread

Yellow embroidery thread

Petronella Wensing collection no. 1
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Shiny white ball of cotton thread

Shiny white ball of cotton thread

Petronella Wensing collection no. 1
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Red woollen, dome-shaped hat

Red woollen, dome-shaped hat

Petronella Wensing collection no. 1
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Hats
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1965
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Certificate

Certificate

Petronella Wensing collection no. 1
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Long, thin gold-coloured metal knitting needle

Long, thin gold-coloured metal knitting needle

Petronella Wensing collection no. 1
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Knitting needles
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White cotton thread

White cotton thread

Petronella Wensing collection no. 1
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Blue embroidery thread

Blue embroidery thread

Petronella Wensing collection no. 1
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Two long, thin green metal knitting needles

Two long, thin green metal knitting needles

Petronella Wensing collection no. 1
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Souvenir badge in commemoration of the Royal visit to Australia in 1954, worn in Canberra by Petronella Wensing

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Petronella Wensing collection no. 1
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Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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Mrs Petronella Wensing
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1954
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Length of black embroidery wool wound around blue and gold card that features the text

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Petronella Wensing collection no. 1
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Yarns
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Mother-of-pearl button

Mother-of-pearl button

Petronella Wensing collection no. 1
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Bowl-shaped hat covered in pink synthetic material

Bowl-shaped hat covered in pink synthetic material

Petronella Wensing collection no. 1
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Hats
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1965
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Pattern for knitting machine

Pattern for knitting machine

Petronella Wensing collection no. 1
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Pattern for knitting machine

Pattern for knitting machine

Petronella Wensing collection no. 1
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Sixty-two rectangular plastic strips, each one a different colour or shade, held together by a screw

Sixty-two rectangular plastic strips, each one a different c...

Petronella Wensing collection no. 1
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Colour charts
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1955
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Embroidery wool

Embroidery wool

Petronella Wensing collection no. 1
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Embroidery threads
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Knitting needle container

Knitting needle container

Petronella Wensing collection no. 1
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1941
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Embroidery wool

Embroidery wool

Petronella Wensing collection no. 1
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Silver spoon

Silver spoon

Petronella Wensing collection no. 1
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Spoons
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1949
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Exercise book

Exercise book

Petronella Wensing collection no. 1
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Envelope addressed to Petronella Wensing

Envelope addressed to Petronella Wensing

Petronella Wensing collection no. 1
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Envelopes
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Haarlem, Holland
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Mrs Petronella Wensing
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1962
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Mother-of-pearl button

Mother-of-pearl button

Petronella Wensing collection no. 1
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Buttons
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Oil painting of Mount Ainslie viewed from Russell Hill, Canberra, 1955

Oil painting of Mount Ainslie viewed from Russell Hill, Canb...

Petronella Wensing collection no. 1
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Mount Ainslie, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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Mrs Petronella Wensing
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1955
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Burgundy coloured ball of wool

Burgundy coloured ball of wool

Petronella Wensing collection no. 1
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Metal crucifix

Metal crucifix

Petronella Wensing collection no. 1
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1949
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tin box for Valma Vaseline

tin box for Valma Vaseline

Petronella Wensing collection no. 1
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Envelope addressed to Petronella Wensing

Envelope addressed to Petronella Wensing

Petronella Wensing collection no. 1
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Envelopes
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Haarlem, Holland
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Mrs Petronella Wensing
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1962
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Brown cotton thread

Brown cotton thread

Petronella Wensing collection no. 1
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Threads
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Zwitsal Baby - Zalf baby ointment

Zwitsal Baby - Zalf baby ointment

Petronella Wensing collection no. 1
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Ointments
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1949
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Mother-of-pearl button

Mother-of-pearl button

Petronella Wensing collection no. 1
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Certificate of naturalisation for Michael Victor Wensing

Certificate of naturalisation for Michael Victor Wensing

Petronella Wensing collection no. 1
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1969
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