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Souvenir tankard - George VI Coronation 1937

Souvenir tankard - George VI Coronation 1937

Cecil Ballard Jnr collection
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Tankards
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England
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King George VI
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1937
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Box for Queen Mother doll

Box for Queen Mother doll

Cecil Ballard Jnr collection
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Toy packaging
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Queen Elizabeth, The Queen Mother
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Souvenir plate - Queen Mother

Souvenir plate - Queen Mother

Cecil Ballard Jnr collection
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Commemorative plates
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Queen Elizabeth, The Queen Mother
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Souvenir teaspoon of the Queen Mother

Souvenir teaspoon of the Queen Mother

Cecil Ballard Jnr collection
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Teaspoons
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Queen Elizabeth, The Queen Mother
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Souvenir plate - Queen Mother

Souvenir plate - Queen Mother

Cecil Ballard Jnr collection
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Queen Elizabeth, The Queen Mother
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1991
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Plastic doll of the Queen Mother wearing silver crown, white fur stole and purple dress

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Cecil Ballard Jnr collection
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Queen Elizabeth, The Queen Mother
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Souvenir mug - Royal Family

Souvenir mug - Royal Family

Cecil Ballard Jnr collection
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Queen Elizabeth, The Queen Mother
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Souvenir beaker - Queen Mother

Souvenir beaker - Queen Mother

Cecil Ballard Jnr collection
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Commemorative mugs
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Queen Elizabeth, The Queen Mother
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1990
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Metal purse

Metal purse

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Purses
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Bottle green miser's purse

Bottle green miser's purse

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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1840
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Souvenir plate or dish - Royal Family

Souvenir plate or dish - Royal Family

Cecil Ballard Jnr collection
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Commemorative plates
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Queen Elizabeth, The Queen Mother
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Souvenir printed handkerchief for the visit of King George VI and Queen Elizabeth to Australia in 1949

Souvenir printed handkerchief for the visit of King George V...

Professor Peter Spearritt collection no. 2
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Handkerchiefs
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Australia
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King George VI
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1949
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Souvenir plate - Victory in Europe, 1945

Souvenir plate - Victory in Europe, 1945

Cecil Ballard Jnr collection
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Commemorative plates
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King George VI
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1945
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Souvenir plate - Queen Mother

Souvenir plate - Queen Mother

Cecil Ballard Jnr collection
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Queen Elizabeth, The Queen Mother
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Silver purse presented by Dame Enid Lyons to her daughter-in-law

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Brendan and Janet Lyons collection
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Dame Enid Lyons
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Coin purse

Coin purse

Lorna May Colwell collection no. 2
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Ticket to the Coronation of King George VI and Queen Elizabeth 1937

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Amy Hudson collection
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Tickets
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London, England
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Ms Amy Hudson
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1937
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Bottle green miser's purse

Bottle green miser's purse

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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1840
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Plastic doll of the Queen Mother, who is wearing a silver crown and metallic gold dress

Plastic doll of the Queen Mother, who is wearing a silver cr...

Cecil Ballard Jnr collection
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Dolls
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Queen Elizabeth, The Queen Mother
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Souvenir coffee cup - for the cancelled royal visit to Australia, 1949

Souvenir coffee cup - for the cancelled royal visit to Austr...

Cecil Ballard Jnr collection
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Commemorative mugs
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King George VI
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1949
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Printed advertising leaflet with photograph of Shetland pony Topsy and trainer Tom Dennis, post 1958

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Horse photographs and ephemera collection no. 2
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Leaflets
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Tweed Heads, New South Wales, Australia
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Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II
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1958
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Miser's purse

Miser's purse

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Letter from Rose Rasey to 'My Dear Family', 10 August 1937

Letter from Rose Rasey to 'My Dear Family', 10 August 1937

RG Bain collection
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Letters
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Hebei, China
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Ms Rose S. Rasey
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1937
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Blue crocheted purse

Blue crocheted purse

Hilda Creager collection no. 1
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Souvenir mug - Royal Family

Souvenir mug - Royal Family

Cecil Ballard Jnr collection
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Queen Elizabeth, The Queen Mother
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Souvenir mug - George VI Coronation 1937

Souvenir mug - George VI Coronation 1937

Cecil Ballard Jnr collection
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Coronation mugs
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King George VI
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1937
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Passport purse

Passport purse

Turner and Valentine Families collection
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Souvenir printed china bowl of King George VI and Queen Elizabeth's Royal Tour 1949

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Margaret O'Callaghan collection
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Bowls
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Dudley, Staffordshire, England
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King George VI
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1949
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Miser's purse

Miser's purse

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Purses
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1875
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Black knit miser's purse

Black knit miser's purse

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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1860
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Souvenir beaker - Queen Mother

Souvenir beaker - Queen Mother

Cecil Ballard Jnr collection
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Commemorative mugs
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Queen Elizabeth, The Queen Mother
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Invitation to a Garden Party on 14 May 1937 to celebrate the coronation of King George VI and Queen Elizabeth

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Elizabeth Kay collection no. 2
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Invitations
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Queen Elizabeth, The Queen Mother
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1937
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Invitation addressed to Mr and Mrs A.I.Maple-Brown to meet the Queen Mother at Government House

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Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Invitations
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Queen Elizabeth, The Queen Mother
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Handwritten note that was pinned inside a pocket of a fur coat

Handwritten note that was pinned inside a pocket of a fur co...

Dame Pattie Menzies collection no. 2
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Notes
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Unknown
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1990
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Commemorative oval yellow glass dish for the Coronation of King George the VI

Commemorative oval yellow glass dish for the Coronation of K...

Bernice Spence Fryer collection
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Commemorative glassware
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England, United Kingdom
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Aynsley and Sons
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1937
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Box for Queen Mother doll

Box for Queen Mother doll

Cecil Ballard Jnr collection
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Toy packaging
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Queen Elizabeth, The Queen Mother
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White china mug to commemorate the (cancelled) 1949 Royal Visit to Australia

White china mug to commemorate the (cancelled) 1949 Royal Vi...

Cecil Ballard Jnr collection
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England
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King George VI
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1949
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Album containing 97 menus, 20 seating plans and 47 photographs from Parliament House dining rooms...

Album containing 97 menus, 20 seating plans and 47 photograp...

Betty Hall collection
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Albums
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Old Parliament House, Parkes, Canberra, Australian Capital Territor...
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Mr H L. Napthali
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1918
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Purse with label

Purse with label

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Souvenir plate - Queen Mother

Souvenir plate - Queen Mother

Cecil Ballard Jnr collection
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Commemorative plates
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Queen Elizabeth, The Queen Mother
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Souvenir teacup - for the cancelled royal visit, 1949

Souvenir teacup - for the cancelled royal visit, 1949

Cecil Ballard Jnr collection
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Commemorative cups
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Australia
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King George VI
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1949
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Souvenir plate - Queen Mother

Souvenir plate - Queen Mother

Cecil Ballard Jnr collection
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Queen Elizabeth, The Queen Mother
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1985
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Souvenir plate - for the cancelled royal visit, 1949

Souvenir plate - for the cancelled royal visit, 1949

Cecil Ballard Jnr collection
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Australia
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King George VI
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1949
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Square cotton handkerchief commemorating the coronation of King George VI

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Professor Peter Spearritt collection no. 2
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Handkerchiefs
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Australia
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King George VI
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1935
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Purple miser's purse

Purple miser's purse

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Purses
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1860
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Souvenir beaker - Queen Mother

Souvenir beaker - Queen Mother

Cecil Ballard Jnr collection
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Commemorative mugs
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Queen Elizabeth, The Queen Mother
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Souvenir plate or dish - for the cancelled royal visit, 1949

Souvenir plate or dish - for the cancelled royal visit, 1949

Cecil Ballard Jnr collection
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Australia
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King George VI
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1949
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Souvenir mirror - Royal Family

Souvenir mirror - Royal Family

Cecil Ballard Jnr collection
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King George VI
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Evening purse handmade by Lois Grosse's mother, Vera Ottens.

Evening purse handmade by Lois Grosse's mother, Vera Ottens.

Lois Grosse collection
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Purses
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South Australia, Australia
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Vera E. Ottens
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Ticket to the Coronation of King George VI and Queen Elizabeth

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Nance Pownall collection
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London, England
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Mrs Nancy M. Pownall
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1937
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Souvenir beaker to celebrate the Eighty-Fifth Birthday of Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth The Queen Mother

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Cecil Ballard Jnr collection
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Commemorative mugs
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Queen Elizabeth, The Queen Mother
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1985
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Leather purse with Egyptian design

Leather purse with Egyptian design

Bridge Family collection no. 4
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Purses
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Egypt
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Mrs Eslee Bridge
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Souvenir dinner bell - Queen Mother

Souvenir dinner bell - Queen Mother

Cecil Ballard Jnr collection
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Queen Elizabeth, The Queen Mother
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1990
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Souvenir plate - Royal Family

Souvenir plate - Royal Family

Cecil Ballard Jnr collection
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Queen Elizabeth, The Queen Mother
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Souvenir plate - Queen Mother

Souvenir plate - Queen Mother

Cecil Ballard Jnr collection
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Queen Elizabeth, The Queen Mother
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George VI Coronation Medallion 1937

George VI Coronation Medallion 1937

Professor Peter Spearritt collection no. 2
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Commemorative medallions
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Victoria, Australia
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King George VI
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1937
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Souvenir plate - for the cancelled royal visit, 1949

Souvenir plate - for the cancelled royal visit, 1949

Cecil Ballard Jnr collection
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Australia
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King George VI
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1949
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Satin draw string purse

Satin draw string purse

Beverly Silby collection
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Purses
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Mrs Beverly Silby
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Above elbow length, white, kid leather, left-hand glove

Above elbow length, white, kid leather, left-hand glove

Elizabeth Sanderson collection
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London, England
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Elizabeth B. Digges
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1939
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Souvenir mug - Queen Mother

Cecil Ballard Jnr collection
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