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Mosquito net wedding dress

Mosquito net wedding dress

Ron and Ella Christopher collection
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Wedding dresses
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Auburn, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Ella F. Christopher
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1943
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Carving set

Carving set

Lorna May Colwell collection no. 2
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Carving sets
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Black Spinner fishing fly

Black Spinner fishing fly

Noel Jetson collection
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Fishing lures
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Tasmania, Australia
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Mr R H. Wigram
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1930
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Batik silk scarf by Nyukana (Daisy) Baker, Ernabella SA

Batik silk scarf by Nyukana (Daisy) Baker, Ernabella SA

Winifred Hilliard collection no. 2
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Scarves
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Ernabella, South Australia, Australia
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Nyukana (Daisy) Baker
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1971
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Large cream jap silk and grosgrain day hat

Large cream jap silk and grosgrain day hat

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Hats
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1912
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Pale apricot silk french knickers

Pale apricot silk french knickers

Toni Hood collection
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Underpants
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Hobart, Hobart, Tasmania, Australia
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Mrs Amy Hood
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British red woollen military jacket

British red woollen military jacket

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Military uniforms
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Umbrella used by AL Faithfull

Umbrella used by AL Faithfull

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Umbrellas
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Grandmother of the groom dress, and storage accessories

Grandmother of the groom dress, and storage accessories

Beverly Silby collection
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Outfits
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Mrs Beverly Silby
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Pair of light blue satin finish elasticated stocking garters

Pair of light blue satin finish elasticated stocking garters

Hazel Hooton and Elizabeth Gibson collection
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Garters
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Goulburn, New South Wales, Australia
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Mrs Lillian M. Francisco
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1918
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Oblong tie-dyed olive brown-green silk scarf

Oblong tie-dyed olive brown-green silk scarf

Aboriginal Collection from Tasmania 2003 - Carol Horton collection
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Scarves
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Tasmania, Australia
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Carol Horton
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Batik silk scarf by Nyukana (Daisy) Baker, about 1973-4, Ernabella SA

Batik silk scarf by Nyukana (Daisy) Baker, about 1973-4, Ern...

Winifred Hilliard collection no. 2
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Scarves
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Ernabella, South Australia, Australia
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Nyukana (Daisy) Baker
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Untittled, square, batik silk scarf in blue, green and gold colours, by Nyukana Baker

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Ernabella Arts Inc. collection no. 7
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Scarves
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Ernabella, South Australia, Australia
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Nyukana (Daisy) Baker
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1990
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Deep pink silk chiffon dress with train

Deep pink silk chiffon dress with train

Tania Verstak collection
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Evening dresses
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Park Avenue Gowns, Melbourne
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Bredbo fishing fly

Bredbo fishing fly

Noel Jetson collection
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Fishing lures
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Tasmania, Australia
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C R. Burnside
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1901
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Pair of cream stockings with red striped border on cuffs

Pair of cream stockings with red striped border on cuffs

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Stockings
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Doily

Doily

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Doilies
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Tray of carved wooden frame with glass centre

Tray of carved wooden frame with glass centre

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Trays
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Souvenir printed cream sillk habotai scarf [William Beach - World Champion [rower?]

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Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Scarves
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1885
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One-piece black satin and chiffon dress with beaded applique

One-piece black satin and chiffon dress with beaded applique

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Dresses
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Aqua 'Mary Jane'-style young girl's shoes in shoebox

Aqua 'Mary Jane'-style young girl's shoes in shoebox

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Shoes
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England
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C & J Clark Ltd
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Raiki wara - untitled batik on silk by Nungalka Stanley, 2005

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Ernabella Arts Inc. collection no. 7
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Textiles
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Ernabella, South Australia, Australia
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Tjariya (. Stanley
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2005
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Black georgette chemise-style dress worn at the opening of Parliament House in Canberra on 9 May 1927

Black georgette chemise-style dress worn at the opening of P...

Reverend and Mrs WH Robinson collection
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Dresses
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Old Parliament House, Parkes, Canberra, Australian Capital Territor...
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1927
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Harvest of Endurance : A History of the Chinese in Australia 1788-1988

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Australia-China Friendship Society collection
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Scrolls
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Australia
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Mr Mo Xiangyi
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1987
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Boxed set of drawing instruments belonging to John Smith Murdoch

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Roger Stuart collection
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Drawing instruments
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W H Harling
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1881
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Royal blue velvet hat worn by Dame Pattie Menzies

Royal blue velvet hat worn by Dame Pattie Menzies

Dame Pattie Menzies collection no. 2
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Headwear
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London, England
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Sainte Claire
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1955
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Green batik silk scarf by Nyukana (Daisy) Baker, Ernabella SA

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Winifred Hilliard collection no. 2
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Scarves
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Ernabella, South Australia, Australia
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Betty Kutungu
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1971
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Oblong tie-dyed yellow silk scarf

Oblong tie-dyed yellow silk scarf

Aboriginal Collection from Tasmania 2003 - Carol Horton collection
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Scarves
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Tasmania, Australia
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Carol Horton
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Doily

Doily

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Doilies
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Cream and black bonnet with stiffened brim and trim of cream bobbin lace

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Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Bonnets
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1850
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French brown spectacle case in silk and metal thread brocade, lined with brown moire silk

French brown spectacle case in silk and metal thread brocade...

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Spectacles cases
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Batik silk scarf by Margaret Dagg

Batik silk scarf by Margaret Dagg

Winifred Hilliard collection no. 3
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Scarves
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Ernabella, South Australia, Australia
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Margaret Dagg
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Johnny Warren's Order of Australia Medal set in presentation box

Johnny Warren's Order of Australia Medal set in presentation...

John 'Johnny' Warren collection
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Medals
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John N. Warren MBE OAM
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Red, white and black flag

Red, white and black flag

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Flags
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Silk batik scarf, Ernabella SA

Silk batik scarf, Ernabella SA

Winifred Hilliard collection no. 3
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Scarves
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Ernabella, South Australia, Australia
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Angkaliya Brumby
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1971
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Raiki wara - untitled batik silk textile by Yilpi Adamson, 2005

Raiki wara - untitled batik silk textile by Yilpi Adamson, 2...

Ernabella Arts Inc. collection no. 7
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Textiles
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Ernabella, South Australia, Australia
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Yilpi Adamson
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2005
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Silver thimble

Silver thimble

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Thimbles
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Latvian black silk bonnet

Latvian black silk bonnet

Guna Kinne collection no. 1
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Caps
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Wangaratta, Victoria, Australia
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Mrs Guna Kinne
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1957
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Barrister's wig worn by Sir George Houstoun Reid

Barrister's wig worn by Sir George Houstoun Reid

Anne Fairbairn collection no. 2
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Wigs
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London, England
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Ravenscroft
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1890
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Two piece pink full length wool dress (bodice and skirt) with cream lace trimming

Two piece pink full length wool dress (bodice and skirt) wit...

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Dresses
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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David Jones Ltd
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1883
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Baby's silk bonnet

Baby's silk bonnet

Patricia Kennedy collection no. 2
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Baby bonnets
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England
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Mrs Grace H. Kennedy
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1918
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Batik silk scarf by Nyukana (Daisy) Baker, early 1970s, Ernabella SA

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Winifred Hilliard collection no. 2
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Scarves
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Ernabella, South Australia, Australia
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Nyukana (Daisy) Baker
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A black spotted net lace day cap, trimmed with cream grosgrain ribbon and torchon bobbin lace

A black spotted net lace day cap, trimmed with cream grosgra...

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Bonnets
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1850
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Black pouch-shaped bag

Black pouch-shaped bag

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Evening bags
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1860
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Padded clothes hanger

Padded clothes hanger

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Coat-hangers
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1910
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Purple padded coat-hanger

Purple padded coat-hanger

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Coat-hangers
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Dark cream silk damask dress

Dark cream silk damask dress

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Dresses
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Mary Faithfull
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1840
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Child's padded coat-hanger

Child's padded coat-hanger

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Coat-hangers
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Souvenir from France

Souvenir from France

David Westcott collection no. 7
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Postcards
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1914
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Souvenir silk handkerchief embroidered with 'Souvenir de Belgique' and five Allied forces flags

Souvenir silk handkerchief embroidered with 'Souvenir de Bel...

John Murray collection
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Handkerchiefs
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Belgium
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1914
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Dress

Dress

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Dresses
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1810
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Top hat belonging to RL Faithfull

Top hat belonging to RL Faithfull

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Top hats
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Reginald Faithfull
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1880
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Top hat worn by Henry Bayton Somer Gullett MC OAM

Top hat worn by Henry Bayton Somer Gullett MC OAM

Wight-Gullett collection
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Top hats
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London, England
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Richard Hunt & Co Pty Ltd
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1960
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Pink padded coat-hanger

Pink padded coat-hanger

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Coat-hangers
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Homemade Black silk bag

Homemade Black silk bag

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Evening bags
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1910
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Springfield parasol

Springfield parasol

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Parasols
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Faded pink knitted silk combination suit for a doll

Faded pink knitted silk combination suit for a doll

Rita McMartin collection no. 1
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Dolls clothing
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Condobolin, New South Wales, Australia
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'Granny' Edwards
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Silk cloth bearing a printed testimony of admiration to the Campbells for repelling an attack on Goimbla by bushrangers John Gilbert, Ben Hall, and John O'Meally (killed) on 19 November 1863

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Veda Hope collection
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Commemorative objects
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Adelong, New South Wales, Australia
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Mrs Beaver
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1863
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Baby's gown made by Eleanor Dark

Baby's gown made by Eleanor Dark

Eleanor Dark Foundation collection no. 2
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Baby gowns
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Purple shot silk peplum

Purple shot silk peplum

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Clothing accessories
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