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Poster titled 'Its the speedy airmail that conquers distance and saves time'

Poster titled 'Its the speedy airmail that conquers distance...

Australia Post Historical collection
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Advertising posters
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Postmaster General's Department
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1959
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The Light on the Hill

The Light on the Hill

Fred Daly collection
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A Voyage with the Mails between Brisbane - London.  Australia and Great Britain

A Voyage with the Mails between Brisbane - London. Australi...

Adrian Luck collection no. 1
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Brisbane, Queensland, Australia
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Orient Line
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Natural History.

Natural History.

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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1833
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Boomerang

Boomerang

19th Century NSW Aboriginal Artefacts collection
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Boomerangs
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North-west NSW, Australia
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1800
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Simplified Cost Accounting Procedures for the Printing Trade

Simplified Cost Accounting Procedures for the Printing Trade

Australian Government Publishing Service collection no. 2
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Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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Australian Government Publishing Service
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Paxton's Flower Garden

Paxton's Flower Garden

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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1882
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Stories from Australian History (Second Edition)

Stories from Australian History (Second Edition)

Reverend John Grosse collection
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Reverend John Grosse
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1908
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Some notes on Coode Island and its flora

Some notes on Coode Island and its flora

Jean Galbraith collection
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Mrs Beeton's Book of Household Management, by Mrs Isabella Beeton

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Messrs Berkelouw collection
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London, England
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Mrs Isabella Beeton
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1891
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Flying Dutchmen

Flying Dutchmen

Petronella Wensing collection no. 1
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Mr Frank Clune
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1953
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Paxton's Flower Garden

Paxton's Flower Garden

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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1882
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Olympic Saga

Olympic Saga

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 3
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Keith Donald
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1957
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"Pelmanism" Lesson No.5.

Thompson Family collection
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Paperback book titled

Paperback book titled "Pelmanism"

Thompson Family collection
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The Poetical Works of W.M. Falconer.

The Poetical Works of W.M. Falconer.

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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The New Whole Duty of Man

The New Whole Duty of Man

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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1802
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The Fly-Fisher's Entomology

The Fly-Fisher's Entomology

Alfred Ronalds collection
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Two pinnate leaf boronias and their essential oils...

Two pinnate leaf boronias and their essential oils...

Jean Galbraith collection
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Oak oil stone

Oak oil stone

George Henry Taylor collection
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Sharpening stones
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Mr George H. Taylor
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1790
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Wings An Anthology of Flight edited by H G Bryden

Wings An Anthology of Flight edited by H G Bryden

William Beausang collection
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London, England
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1942
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1803 Pattern British Infantry Officer's sword and scabbard of New South Wales Colonial Governor Lachlan Macquarie

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Alexander Ferguson collection
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Swords
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Solingen, Urban district, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany
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John Justus Runkel, Sword Cutler and Merchant
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1807
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Virgilius Opera.

Virgilius Opera.

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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1815
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Family Bible

Family Bible

Nancy Hamilton collection no. 2
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Glasgow, Scotland
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William Collins, Sons and Co.
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1800
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Godolphin.

Godolphin.

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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1833
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Sheilas, wogs & poofters

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John 'Johnny' Warren collection
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John N. Warren MBE OAM
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2002
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'An Historic Retrospect on the occasion of the 150th Anniversary Celebrations of the Founding of Australia' - colour publication printed for the 150th Anniversary Celebrations of Australia, 1938.

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Noble Numismatics collection
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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S T Leigh & Co Pty Ltd
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1938
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A Family Affair, The Story of the Carlaws of Glasgow

A Family Affair, The Story of the Carlaws of Glasgow

Australian Government Publishing Service collection no. 2
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Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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Australian Government Publishing Service
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Godolphin.

Godolphin.

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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1833
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A Shillings-Worth of Sugar Plums

A Shillings-Worth of Sugar Plums

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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'Billybook', a political cartoon book by Bulletin cartoonist David Low, 1918

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People's Paraphernalia collection no. 18
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Sir David A. Low
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1918
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Book titled 'Wedding Dress 1740-1970' written by Madelaine Ginsburg

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Margot Child collection
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London, England
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Victoria and Albert Museum
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1740
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Laws of Greek Accents

Laws of Greek Accents

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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1857
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Chinshihuang - The Entombed Warriors King by Leo Tien

Chinshihuang - The Entombed Warriors King by Leo Tien

Leo Tien collection
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China
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Father Leo Tien
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Souvenir plate - Bicentenary of Australia

Souvenir plate - Bicentenary of Australia

Cecil Ballard Jnr collection
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Commemorative plates
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Australia
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Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II
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1788
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Childrens' book titled 'A Tale of Mischief'

Childrens' book titled 'A Tale of Mischief'

Julie Marginson collection
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Ireland
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Volia E. Downing
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1963
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The Rule Book of Lithuanian National Guard Association

The Rule Book of Lithuanian National Guard Association

Juozas Kvietelaitis collection no. 1
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Wooden portable writing desk with accessories used by Hanbury Clements, c1815

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Jean Clements collection
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Writing desks
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Jean Clements
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1810
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Tirranna Picnic Race Club members register 1923 to 1928, and minutes from 1928

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Tirranna Race Club collection
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Goulburn, New South Wales, Australia
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Tirranna Picnic Race Club
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1923
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Lithuanian songbook without covers, titled 'Leiskit Itevyne' by J. Vasaitis

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E Vaitkus collection
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Lithuania
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1946
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Poetical works of Robert Burns.

Poetical works of Robert Burns.

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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1833
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Giants of the Game

Giants of the Game

Nanette Ward collection
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London, England
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Hon H R. Lyttelton
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1856
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Victorian ferns

Victorian ferns

Jean Galbraith collection
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The Arts Festival - Melbourne 1956

The Arts Festival - Melbourne 1956

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 3
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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1956
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Hand Fibel owned by Reverend John Grosse's mother Evelyn Scholz

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Reverend John Grosse collection
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Reverend John Grosse
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Aboriginal breastplate for U Robert, King of Big Leather and Big River Tribes

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Edmund Milne collection
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Aboriginal breastplates
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Gwydir River, New South Wales, Australia
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1800
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Mirrors - This book is about Aboriginal Christians in the East Kimberleys

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Winifred Hilliard collection no. 3
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1974
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My Flying Life

My Flying Life

William Beausang collection
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Charles E. Kingsford Smith
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1937
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Poster titled 'It's the speedy airmail that conquers distance and saves time'

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Australia Post Historical collection
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Advertising posters
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Postmaster General's Department
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1959
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Sheilas, wogs & poofters

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John 'Johnny' Warren collection
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John N. Warren MBE OAM
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2002
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Songbook for

Songbook for "Aus Ofterreichs Bergen"

Vienna Mozart Boys Choir collection no. 1
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Mr Leopold 'Leo' Steger
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Book titled 'Robert Sarjeant Balmer' by Patricia Degens

Book titled 'Robert Sarjeant Balmer' by Patricia Degens

Thompson Family collection
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Mrs Patricia A. Degens
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Ancient and Modern Hymns

Ancient and Modern Hymns

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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The Victorian Naturalist

The Victorian Naturalist

Jean Galbraith collection
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The Red Knight of Germany by Floyd Gibbons

The Red Knight of Germany by Floyd Gibbons

William Beausang collection
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Great Britain
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1930
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Man and his Mate: A little book for his heart and hers - by Nina Isabel Jennings

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Ceres Martin (nee Moules) collection no. 2
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Description of a new tryhalium

Description of a new tryhalium

Jean Galbraith collection
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Chuck and Di have a Baby

Chuck and Di have a Baby

Professor Peter Spearritt collection no. 2
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Prince Charles P.
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Osborne 1 User's Reference Guide

Osborne 1 User's Reference Guide

Rhys Jones and Betty Meehan collection
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Kakadu National Park, Northern Territory, Australia
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Professor Rhys M. Jones
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1981
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Clear glass bowl to commemorate Australia's Centenary in 1888

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Terence Lane collection
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Sunderland, England
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Greener & Co
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1887
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