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Paddy Pallin brand canvas 'A' frame backpack

1993.0076.0005

Paddy Pallin brand canvas 'A' frame backpack

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Canvas 'A' frame backpack with four pockets around the outside. Flap zips open and has a label which reads, 'MADE BY PADDY PALLIN'. Handwritten on flap 'J.S. Luckman.' Contents of pack as follows: cloth bag containing green netting, plastic bag containing toilet roll, plastic bag containing billy and lid, plastic bag containing a pair of cloth gloves, 2x aluminium plates, knife and fork, aluminium film canister containing tablets, aluminium film canister containing liniment oil 'Iodex', white plastic canister containing sugar substitute, clear plastic cylinder 'Bandaid' adhesive tape,2 x bandage, sewing kit(scissors, 3x needles, 5x safety pins, cotton thread, wool thread, button, cloth patch), 2x 'Luckman' hooks, elastic bandage, 2x cloth bandage, 2x box of matches, pencil, razor blade, 11x bandaids, wax matches, 5x tablets 'Dijene', twig, 8x bobby pins, screw, 2x aluminium bowl/cup, aluminium mug, box of matches, Bells wax vestas, razor blade, toilet paper, string, single glove, match box, block of mineral/salt?, pamphlet 'Safety in the bush', 2x cloth patch, 3x blank piece of paper.

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