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Knitting needle container

Knitting needle container

Petronella Wensing collection no. 1
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1941
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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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Certificate with envelope and note

Certificate with envelope and note

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Certificate

Certificate

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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Two long, thin green metal knitting needles

Two long, thin green metal knitting needles

Petronella Wensing collection no. 1
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Knitting needles
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Certificate

Certificate

Petronella Wensing collection no. 1
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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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Haarlem, Holland
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Mrs Petronella Wensing
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1962
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Silver spoon

Silver spoon

Petronella Wensing collection no. 1
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1949
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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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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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Pattern for knitting machine

Pattern for knitting machine

Petronella Wensing collection no. 1
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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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Pattern for knitting machine

Pattern for knitting machine

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

Souvenir badge in commemoration of the Royal visit to Austra...

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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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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Pattern for knitting machine

Pattern for knitting machine

Petronella Wensing collection no. 1
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Man's black mourning brooch

Man's black mourning brooch

Petronella Wensing collection no. 1
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1946
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Pattern for knitting machine

Pattern for knitting machine

Petronella Wensing collection no. 1
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tin box for Valma Vaseline

tin box for Valma Vaseline

Petronella Wensing collection no. 1
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Hot water bottle

Hot water bottle

Petronella Wensing collection no. 1
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1949
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Certificate

Certificate

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

Zwitsal Baby - Zalf baby ointment

Petronella Wensing collection no. 1
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1949
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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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Menu card for passengers of MS 'Sibajak', dated 11 Juni 1953

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

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Certificate

Certificate

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Pattern for knitting machine

Pattern for knitting machine

Petronella Wensing collection no. 1
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Certificate

Certificate

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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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1955
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Certificate

Certificate

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Artist's palette

Artist's palette

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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Haarlem, Holland
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Mrs Petronella Wensing
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1962
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Certificate

Certificate

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

Royal Visit Souvenir Program (for visit by Queen Elizabeth I...

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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Length of black embroidery wool wound around blue and gold c...

Petronella Wensing collection no. 1
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Yarns
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Baby's bib

Baby's bib

Petronella Wensing collection no. 1
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1949
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Tapestry cushion

Petronella Wensing collection no. 1
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1956
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Wooden ironing board

Petronella Wensing collection no. 1
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1948
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Programma Kerstavond

Petronella Wensing collection no. 1
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Booklets
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Throwover

Petronella Wensing collection no. 1
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Baby blankets
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Book in Dutch language

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Certificate

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Certificate

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Metal knitting machine

Petronella Wensing collection no. 1
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Knitting machines
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Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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Mrs Petronella Wensing
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1956
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Baby's knitted white cotton cardigan with unusual knobby stitch

Baby's knitted white cotton cardigan with unusual knobby sti...

Petronella Wensing collection no. 1
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Hanging shoe holder of soft brown cotton material

Petronella Wensing collection no. 1
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Clothing storage containers
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Katholieke Illustratie

Petronella Wensing collection no. 1
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1953
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Harness buckle

Petronella Wensing collection no. 1
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Horse tack
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1949
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Certificate

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Strip of linen used for a woman's postnatal binding

Petronella Wensing collection no. 1
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1949
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The Army and Navy Needle Book

Petronella Wensing collection no. 1
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Baby's knitted top

Petronella Wensing collection no. 1
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1949
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Paper envelope for sewing machine needles

Paper envelope for sewing machine needles

Petronella Wensing collection no. 1
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Dress pattern

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Small red plastic dog

Petronella Wensing collection no. 1
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Clothing storage bag

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1949
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Overcoat

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1948
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Black enamelled metal bucket

Petronella Wensing collection no. 1
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1948
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