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Arnolds Ink bottle

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Physical description

Empty rectangular green glass ink bottle without a lid. The blue label reads "Arnolds / Violet ink / P & J. Arnold / London"

Statement of significance

This collection consists of 87 items from the New South Wales historical section of Australia Post. The items range from furnishings that were used for the opening of the Sydney GPO in 1874 to telephones, signs, posters, and postal boxes. The material covers a period of over one hundred years of postal service in Australia.

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