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Doily

Doily

Muriel Kelly collection
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Doilies
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Mrs Muriel Kelly
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Lace doily

Lace doily

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Doily

Doily

Muriel Kelly collection
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Mrs Muriel Kelly
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Doily

Doily

Lois Grosse collection
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Round white doily consisting of crocheted joined medalllions

Round white doily consisting of crocheted joined medalllions

Judy and Ian McPhee collection
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Ulmarra, New South Wales, Australia
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Miss Muriel E. McPhee
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1916
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Doily

Doily

Lois Grosse collection
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Doilies
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Doily

Doily

Lois Grosse collection
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Doily

Doily

Muriel Kelly collection
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Mrs Muriel Kelly
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Doily

Doily

Judy and Ian McPhee collection
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Ulmarra, New South Wales, Australia
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Miss Muriel E. McPhee
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1916
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Doily

Doily

Lois Grosse collection
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Doilies
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Crochet doily with pansy design

Crochet doily with pansy design

Aboriginal Collection from Tasmania 2003 - Dulcie Greeno collection
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Doilies
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Launceston, Tasmania, Australia
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Dulcie Greeno
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2003
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Doily

Doily

Lois Grosse collection
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Doilies
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Doily

Doily

Lois Grosse collection
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Doilies
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Doily

Doily

Lois Grosse collection
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Doilies
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Doily

Doily

Lois Grosse collection
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Doilies
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Lace doily

Lace doily

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Doilies
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Doily

Doily

Lois Grosse collection
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Doilies
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Doily

Doily

Lois Grosse collection
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Rectangular white doily (tray cloth) inserted with eight circles of crochet

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Nettie McColive collection
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Doily

Doily

Judy and Ian McPhee collection
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Doilies
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Ulmarra, New South Wales, Australia
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Miss Muriel E. McPhee
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1916
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Doily

Doily

Judy and Ian McPhee collection
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Ulmarra, New South Wales, Australia
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Miss Muriel E. McPhee
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1916
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Oval cream linen doily embroidered with a floral motif dominated by two large purple flowers

Oval cream linen doily embroidered with a floral motif domin...

Nettie McColive collection
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Oval cream linen doily embroidered with small flowers in four shades of purple

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Nettie McColive collection
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Doily

Doily

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Doily

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Handmade doily

Kathleen Simpson collection no. 1
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Mrs Annie Taylor
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1930
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Embroidered handmade doily

Kathleen Simpson collection no. 1
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Mrs Annie Taylor
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1900
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Doily

Doily

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Round cream linen doily embroidered with an iris motif and a second smaller floral motif

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Nettie McColive collection
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Doily

Doily

Judy and Ian McPhee collection
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Ulmarra, New South Wales, Australia
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Miss Muriel E. McPhee
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1916
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Embroidered handmade doily

Kathleen Simpson collection no. 1
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Mrs Annie Taylor
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1900
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Doily

Doily

Judy and Ian McPhee collection
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Ulmarra, New South Wales, Australia
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Miss Muriel E. McPhee
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1916
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Doily

Doily

Judy and Ian McPhee collection
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Ulmarra, New South Wales, Australia
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Miss Muriel E. McPhee
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1916
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Doily

Doily

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Doily

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Doily

Lois Grosse collection
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Doily

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Square white crochet doily

Square white crochet doily

Judy and Ian McPhee collection
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Ulmarra, New South Wales, Australia
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Miss Muriel E. McPhee
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1916
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Doily

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Doily with a waratah centrepiece

Doily with a waratah centrepiece

Barbara Ross collection no. 2
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Doily

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Oval Mountmellick-style doily made by Audrey McBurney

Audrey McBurney collection
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Doily

Doily

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Doily

Gwyneth Ottrey collection
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Saint Kilda, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Mrs Florence O. Ottrey
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Doily

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Doily with a butterfly-like shape, mounted on dark blue silk...

Myrtle Wilson collection
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Beaconsfield, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Mrs Violet M. Wilson
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1941
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Doily

Doily

Judy and Ian McPhee collection
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Ulmarra, New South Wales, Australia
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Miss Muriel E. McPhee
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1916
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Doily

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Octagonal pale-cream linen doily embroidered with a motif of cyclamens

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Nettie McColive collection
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Doilies
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Doily

Doily

Judy and Ian McPhee collection
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Doilies
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Ulmarra, New South Wales, Australia
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Miss Muriel E. McPhee
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1916
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Handmade doily

Kathleen Simpson collection no. 1
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Mrs Annie Taylor
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1930
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Doily

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Doily

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Doily

Doily

Judy and Ian McPhee collection
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Ulmarra, New South Wales, Australia
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Miss Muriel E. McPhee
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1916
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Doily

Gwyneth Ottrey collection
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Saint Kilda, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Mrs Florence O. Ottrey
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Doily

Doily

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Oval cream linen doily embroidered with a motif of poinsettias

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Nettie McColive collection
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Doily

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Doily

Doily

Judy and Ian McPhee collection
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Ulmarra, New South Wales, Australia
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Miss Muriel E. McPhee
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1916
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Doily

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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