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Factory made wooden dolly peg

Factory made wooden dolly peg

Bothwell Museum collection
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Clothes pegs
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New Norfolk, Tasmania, Australia
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Pioneer Woodware Co
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1930
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Victor Harbour Soldiers' Memorial Gardens

Victor Harbour Soldiers' Memorial Gardens

Social History Museums (South Australia) collection
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Commemorative badges
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Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
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A W. Patrick
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1918
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Composing rule

Composing rule

Les Robertson collection
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Rulers
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Mr Lesley A. Robertson
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1920
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Rectangular sheet metal stencil with

Rectangular sheet metal stencil with "1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 0" c...

Julie and Antoine Bos collection
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Stencils
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Canberra Festival 88 March 12-21

Canberra Festival 88 March 12-21

Fred Daly collection
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Commemorative badges
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Letter holder

Letter holder

Union of Australian Women collection
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Letter holders
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Ms Audrey McDonald
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1950
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Convict love token engraved with the name Frost

Convict love token engraved with the name Frost

Timothy Millett collection
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Convict love tokens
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Box for The Lister Sheep-Shear used at 'Rocky Plains' via Berridale

Box for The Lister Sheep-Shear used at 'Rocky Plains' via Be...

Tony Preston collection no. 4
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Boxes
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Dursley, Gloucestershire, England
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R A Lister and Company Limited
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1910
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Christmas decoration

Christmas decoration

Margaret Twiss collection
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Christmas decorations
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Beaumont, Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
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Mrs Margaret Twiss
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1960
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Spanner

Spanner

Ron Bell collection
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Wrenches
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Punchbowl and Dist. Masonic Club, 1982 -  Member 3393

Punchbowl and Dist. Masonic Club, 1982 - Member 3393

Colledge Family collection
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Membership badges
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Mourning ring

Mourning ring

Janine and Samuel Gore Walker collection
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Mourning jewellery
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Captain John Gore
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1790
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Glass sugar shaker with detachable lid

Glass sugar shaker with detachable lid

Anne Girard collection
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Sugar containers
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Bungendore, New South Wales, Australia
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Mrs Anne M. Girard
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Melbourne SC

Melbourne SC

John 'Johnny' Warren collection
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Stickpins
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Metal file

Metal file

Sir Roland Wilson collection no. 2
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Files (tools)
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Dissecting microscope with case and accessories

Dissecting microscope with case and accessories

Dr Winifred Curtis collection
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Microscopes
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Rochester, New York, United States of America
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Bausch and Lomb Optical Company
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1907
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36th Battalion wooden photo frame, associated with service of Lieutenant Vincent Burns

36th Battalion wooden photo frame, associated with service o...

Vincent Burns collection
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Photograph frames
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Lieutenant Vincent A. Burns
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Souvenir fragment of a Soviet SS-20 missile

Souvenir fragment of a Soviet SS-20 missile

President Mikhail Gorbachev collection
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Presentation pieces
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Russia
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USSR Government
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1990
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Piece of German shrapnel wrapped in piece of gauze

Piece of German shrapnel wrapped in piece of gauze

Enid Treadgold collection
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Shrapnel
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Ypres, Belgium
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Mr William R. Glover
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1917
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Untitled framed acrylic painting by Wendy Feifar-Nannup

Untitled framed acrylic painting by Wendy Feifar-Nannup

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Acrylic paintings
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Fremantle, Perth, Western Australia, Australia
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Wendy Feifar-Nannup
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Two wheeled trolley constructed from a Vehicle Construction Kit

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Sir Roland Wilson collection no. 2
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Toys
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Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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Sir Roland Wilson
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1956
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First aid kit

First aid kit

Milo Dunphy collection no. 2
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First aid kits
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Metal Auger

Metal Auger

Ron Bell collection
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Twist augers
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Oval thin metal pie baking dish

Oval thin metal pie baking dish

Hilda Creager collection no. 1
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Pie dishes
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Australian bicentennial commemorative medal depicting Sir Charles Kingsford Smith

Australian bicentennial commemorative medal depicting Sir Ch...

Coles-Myer collection
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Commemorative medals
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Victoria, Australia
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Coles-Myer Ltd
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1897
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Convict love token from W. S., 1831

Convict love token from W. S., 1831

Timothy Millett collection
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Convict love tokens
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Original-Odhner Rotary Calculator

Original-Odhner Rotary Calculator

Patricia and William Levick collection
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Calculators
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Goteborg, Sweden
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Original-Odhner
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1970
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Fruit picking apron

Fruit picking apron

Carmelo Mirabelli collection no. 1
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Work aprons
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Photographic glass plate holder

Photographic glass plate holder

Milo Dunphy collection no. 1
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Photographic plate holders
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New York, United States of America
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Eastman Kodak Company
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1904
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Metal cufflink

Metal cufflink

Ronald L Gale Masonic collection no. 1
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Cufflinks
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Mr Ronald L. Gale
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'Ananpalayaku walka' by Tjunkaya Tapaya

'Ananpalayaku walka' by Tjunkaya Tapaya

Ernabella Arts Inc. collection no. 7
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Paintings
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Tjunkaya Tapaya
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1989
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Stopwatch

Stopwatch

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Stopwatches
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Press pass issued to John Warren

Press pass issued to John Warren

John 'Johnny' Warren collection
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Passes
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John N. Warren MBE OAM
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Scottish Thistle hook

Scottish Thistle hook

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Hooks
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Pair of Converse All Star maroon and white canvas gym boots

Pair of Converse All Star maroon and white canvas gym boots

Women with Attitude collection
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Gym boots
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United States of America
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Converse Inc
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1994
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Order of Australia set, Officer - Military Division, Female

Order of Australia set, Officer - Military Division, Female

Governor-General collection
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Medals
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Royal Australian Mint
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Stainless steel knife

Stainless steel knife

Marion Flanigan collection
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Knives
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Metal stamp back

Metal stamp back

William and Jeanette Derham Family - Bendigo Pottery collection
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Printing blocks
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Documents relating to J B Young

Documents relating to J B Young

J B Young Ltd collection
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Folders
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New York, United States of America
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National Retail Merchants Association
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1964
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Union of Australian Women - National Conference delegate 1950 1985

Union of Australian Women - National Conference delegate 195...

Union of Australian Women collection
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Membership badges
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Ms Audrey McDonald
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1950
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Dog's leather shoe

Dog's leather shoe

Milo Dunphy collection no. 1
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Animal accessories
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Myles J. Dunphy
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1925
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Women's Cricket 1937

Women's Cricket 1937

Mollie Flaherty collection
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Magazines
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Hertfordshire, England
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Pollard Publications
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1937
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Convict love token from John Hare, 1827

Convict love token from John Hare, 1827

Timothy Millett collection
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Convict love tokens
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Booklet titled 'Motoring Through The Garden Route with RACSA'

Booklet titled 'Motoring Through The Garden Route with RACSA...

Thompson Family collection
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Booklets
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South Africa, Africa
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Set of six metal plug gauges

Set of six metal plug gauges

Neil, Lynette and Barry Ross collection
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Gauges
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Metal crucifix

Metal crucifix

Petronella Wensing collection no. 1
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Crucifixes
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1949
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One penny coin produced in 1936 for the Territory of New Guinea

One penny coin produced in 1936 for the Territory of New Gui...

TE Hanley collection no. 3
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Penny coins
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Papua New Guinea, Oceania
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1936
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Australian flag lapel pin

Australian flag lapel pin

Sir Hubert Opperman collection no. 2
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Lapel pins
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Wooden box for chronometer

Wooden box for chronometer

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Storage boxes
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Silver plated tea strainer

Silver plated tea strainer

Hilda Creager collection no. 1
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Tea strainers
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Tiwi design screenprint depicting two orange storks

Tiwi design screenprint depicting two orange storks

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Screenprints
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Bathurst Island, Tiwi Islands, Northern Territory, Australia
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B Tungutalum
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Binoculars case

Binoculars case

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Cases
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Circular metal film canister

Circular metal film canister

Robert and Irene Goard collection
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Film cans
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Metal Gambrel

Metal Gambrel

Ron Bell collection
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Farm equipment
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Brown wooden stand to house three smoker's pipes

Brown wooden stand to house three smoker's pipes

Justice Else-Mitchell collection no. 1
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Pipe stands
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Auntie Val's Blue Birds - 2GB

Auntie Val's Blue Birds - 2GB

Enid Treadgold collection
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Badges
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Angus & Coote, Jewellers
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1935
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A circuit of Grampians

A circuit of Grampians

Jean Galbraith collection
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Books
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Small tin of

Small tin of "BALKAN TOMATO PASTE"

Dot Butler collection no. 2
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Canned foods
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Pair of large black leather wicketkeeping gloves

Pair of large black leather wicketkeeping gloves

Macks Southwell collection
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Sports clothing
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Picturesque Isles Of The South Seas

Picturesque Isles Of The South Seas

Vienna Mozart Boys Choir collection no. 1
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Books
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Leopold 'Leo' Steger
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1934
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