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Nobby Hopper fishing fly

Nobby Hopper fishing fly

Noel Jetson collection
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Fishing lures
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Dan Todorovic
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1960
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Postcard album

Postcard album

Adrian Luck collection no. 1
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Postcard albums
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Orient Line
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1911
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Who gives a fart America's Cup

Who gives a fart America's Cup

Robert Darby collection no. 1
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T-shirts
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Roller skates

Roller skates

Susan and Andrew Gibson collection
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Roller-skates
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Goulburn, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Andrew A. Gibson
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1925
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Ratemeter

Ratemeter

Bureau of Mineral Resources collection no. 1
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Geophysical survey equipment
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Australian Citizenship Quilt and two pieces of black fabric

Australian Citizenship Quilt and two pieces of black fabric

Department of Immigration and Citizenship collection
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Quilts
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2005
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Wignalls bamboo pram

Wignalls bamboo pram

Bothwell Museum collection
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Prams
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Hobart, Hobart, Tasmania, Australia
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Wignalls
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1900
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Wall decoration

Wall decoration

1992 Torres Strait Islands Cultural Festival collection
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Wall hangings
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Murray (Mer) Island, Torres Strait, Queensland, Australia
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Helen Mabo
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1992
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Doily

Doily

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Doilies
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Green glass ball on wire

Green glass ball on wire

Alison Steele collection
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Christmas decorations
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Lace collar

Lace collar

Rita McMartin collection no. 2
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Collars
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Woven fabric skirt

Woven fabric skirt

Winifred Hilliard collection no. 3
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Skirts
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Angkaliya Brumby
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An Australian Cricketer on Tour

An Australian Cricketer on Tour

Nanette Ward collection
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Books
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England, United Kingdom
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Frank J. Laver
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1905
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Sample bag with 'Ken'written on it, used by archaeologist Professor D J Mulvaney

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D J Mulvaney collection
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Sample bags
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Professor Derek J. Mulvaney
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Pair of cream coloured kid gloves

Pair of cream coloured kid gloves

Ronald L Gale Masonic collection no. 2
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Gloves
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Doily

Doily

Lois Grosse collection
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Doilies
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Cotton batik off-cut by Yilpi Marks, Ernabella SA

Cotton batik off-cut by Yilpi Marks, Ernabella SA

Winifred Hilliard collection no. 2
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Textiles
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Ernabella, South Australia, Australia
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Yilpi Michael
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1971
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Cigarette card

Cigarette card

Turner Family collection
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Cigarette cards
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Doily

Doily

Lois Grosse collection
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Doilies
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Caribbean Scouts district badge, Trinidad & Tobago

Caribbean Scouts district badge, Trinidad & Tobago

Robin Maloney collection
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Club badges
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Handmade doily

Handmade doily

Kathleen Simpson collection no. 1
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Doilies
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Mrs Annie Taylor
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1930
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Cutlery set wrapped in cloth

Cutlery set wrapped in cloth

Milo Dunphy collection no. 1
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Cutlery
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Mr Myles J. Dunphy
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Black Masonic funeral rosette

Black Masonic funeral rosette

Ronald L Gale Masonic collection no. 1
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Ceremonial clothing
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Mr Ronald L. Gale
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TT-Model Ford Truck, used to promote Aeroplane Jelly

TT-Model Ford Truck, used to promote Aeroplane Jelly

McCormick Foods Australia collection
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Trucks
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Ford Motor Company of Australia Limited
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1924
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Hand-painted textile by Angkuna, Ernabella SA

Hand-painted textile by Angkuna, Ernabella SA

Winifred Hilliard collection no. 2
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Textiles
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Ernabella, South Australia, Australia
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Angkuna Kein
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1946 Prototype No 1 Holden sedan

1946 Prototype No 1 Holden sedan

Ian Metherall collection
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Motor cars
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Detroit, Michigan, United States of America
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GM Holden Ltd
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1946
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Cloth bucket hat with red, blue and white coloured patterns

Cloth bucket hat with red, blue and white coloured patterns

Norm Wilson PNG Patrol Officer collection
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Hats
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Red fabric headband worn by Barrie Pittock

Red fabric headband worn by Barrie Pittock

Barrie Pittock collection
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Headbands
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Dr Barrie Pittock
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1970
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Silk embroidered postcard and inner card from World War 1

Silk embroidered postcard and inner card from World War 1

Judy and Ian McPhee collection no. 2
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Postcards
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Grafton, New South Wales, Australia
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Muriel E. McPhee
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1910
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Masonic Life Governor jewel

Masonic Life Governor jewel

Ronald L Gale Masonic collection no. 1
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Regalia
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Ronald L. Gale
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Possum costume

Possum costume

Cairns and Far North Queensland Environment Centre collection
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Costumes
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Cairns, Queensland, Australia
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Jan Harris
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1980
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Light fawn felt high-crowned top hat

Light fawn felt high-crowned top hat

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Top hats
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1885
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Medal with ribbon bow from Order of Australia set, Member - General Division, Female

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Governor-General collection
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Medals
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Royal Australian Mint
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Souvenir ribbon bow with gold-coloured plastic crown

Souvenir ribbon bow with gold-coloured plastic crown

Daphne Mabbott collection
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Commemorative objects
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Woolloongabba, Brisbane, Queensland, Australia
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Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II
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1953
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Cigarette card

Cigarette card

Turner Family collection
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Cigarette cards
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Pair of ladies black leather high heeled shoes

Pair of ladies black leather high heeled shoes

Lois Grosse collection
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Shoes
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Mrs Lois V. Grosse
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1965
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Hand embroidered tea-cosy with painted flowers

Hand embroidered tea-cosy with painted flowers

Hilda Creager collection no. 1
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Tea-cosies
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Please Save My Rivers - Save the Franklin, Tasmania's Last Wild River

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Paul Smith collection
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T-shirts
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Franklin River, Tasmania, Australia
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1983
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Silver/blue glass ball on wire

Silver/blue glass ball on wire

Alison Steele collection
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Christmas decorations
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'Fresh is Best' bra decorated by Landon Palm

'Fresh is Best' bra decorated by Landon Palm

Many Threads collection
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Artworks
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Cherbourg, Queensland, Australia
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Landon Palm
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2014
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Yellow embroidery thread

Yellow embroidery thread

Petronella Wensing collection no. 1
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Threads
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Sterling silver inkwell with felt on the base

Sterling silver inkwell with felt on the base

Anne Stockton collection no. 1
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Inkwells
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Birmingham, West Midlands, England
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1922
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One pair women's cream cricket stockings

One pair women's cream cricket stockings

Nell McLarty collection
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Stockings
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Prestige
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Catholic Boy Scouts of Ireland rank badge, Bi Ullamh

Catholic Boy Scouts of Ireland rank badge, Bi Ullamh

Robin Maloney collection
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Club badges
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Shell ornament

Shell ornament

Mervyn Meggitt collection
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Ornaments
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Head ornament

Head ornament

Olive Pink collection
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Headbands
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Miss Olive Pink
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Small herb pillow

Small herb pillow

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Pillows
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Suede & wool-knit bag

Suede & wool-knit bag

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Bags
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Doily

Doily

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Doilies
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Document titled 'PROTOKOL'

Document titled 'PROTOKOL'

Janina Dolega-Checinska collection no. 2
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Instructional documents
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Poland
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1947
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R.S.P.C.A. animal welfare Inspector's shirt

R.S.P.C.A. animal welfare Inspector's shirt

R.S.P.C.A. Welfare Inspector collection
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Shirts
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Gold Coast, Queensland, Australia
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The Royal Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals
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Replica bottle doll swathed in blue and white fabric, as made at Wallaga Lake Aboriginal Mission during the 1930s

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Eileen Morgan collection
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Dolls
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Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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Eileen Morgan
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1993
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Suitcase made from neutral coloured lacquered canvas over thick cardboard

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Beth Dean Carell collection no. 3
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Suitcases
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Order of Australia set, Companion - Military Division, Male

Order of Australia set, Companion - Military Division, Male

Governor-General collection
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Medals
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Royal Australian Mint
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Cigarette card

Cigarette card

Turner Family collection
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Cigarette cards
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Bread carter's book with 'Les Perry 1962'  written on the cover, a receipt, three invoices and two notes

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ET Fealy collection
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Documents
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Pattison Shield presented to Victor Trumper 1898-1899

Pattison Shield presented to Victor Trumper 1898-1899

Victor Trumper collection
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Trophies
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England
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Elkington & Co
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1899
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Wooden photographic print frame

Wooden photographic print frame

Milo Dunphy collection no. 1
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Contact printing frames
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Myles J. Dunphy
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Embroidered silk postcard from World War 1

Embroidered silk postcard from World War 1

Alice Eaton collection
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Postcards
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France
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1918
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Miniature medal with ribbon from Order of Australia set, Companion - General Division, Male

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Governor-General collection
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Medals
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Royal Australian Mint
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