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1834-1934 matchbox holder souvenir of the Melbourne and Victorian Centenary celebrations

1993.0025.0031

1834-1934 matchbox holder souvenir of the Melbourne and Victorian Centenary celebrations

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Metal matchbox holder, which is rectangular in shape allowing a matchbox to slide into it. The front of the holder has picture of HRH Prince Henry. The slide reads "SOUVENIR". On the back is a picture of a man with a gun and text on that reads "1834-1934 Souvenir of the Melbourne and Victorian Centenary celebrations."

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