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Round doily with crocheted pink shells

Round doily with crocheted pink shells

Nancy Hamilton collection no. 3
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Embroidered handmade doily

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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Doily

Doily

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Doily

Doily

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Doily

Doily

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Octagonal white linen doily embroidered with a motif of purple and pink lilies

Octagonal white linen doily embroidered with a motif of purp...

Nettie McColive collection
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Doilies
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Doily

Doily

Muriel Kelly collection
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Mrs Muriel Kelly
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Embroidered linen centrepiece and two doilies

Embroidered linen centrepiece and two doilies

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Doily

Doily

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Doily

Doily

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Octagonal cream doily embroidered with a delicate star shaped floral pattern

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Nettie McColive 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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Hand crocheted white doily with scalloped edges

Hand crocheted white doily with scalloped edges

Hey Family collection
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Doilies
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Mapoon, Queensland, Australia
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Doily

Doily

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Doilies
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Doily

Doily

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Handmade doily

Handmade doily

Kathleen Simpson collection no. 1
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Mrs Annie Taylor
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1930
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Round doily with crocheted pink shells

Round doily with crocheted pink shells

Nancy Hamilton collection no. 3
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Doilies
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Embroidered handmade doily

Embroidered handmade doily

Kathleen Simpson collection no. 1
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Mrs Annie Taylor
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1900
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Oval cream linen doily embroidered with a motif of poinsettias

Oval cream linen doily embroidered with a motif of poinsetti...

Nettie McColive collection
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Doilies
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Doily

Doily

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Doily

Doily

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Doily

Doily

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Doilies in box

Doilies in box

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Handmade doily

Handmade doily

Kathleen Simpson collection no. 1
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Mrs Annie Taylor
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1930
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Doily

Doily

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Crocheted flower-shaped white cotton doily

Crocheted flower-shaped white cotton doily

Magdalena Bognar collection
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Mrs Magdalena Bognar
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Doily

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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Handmade doily

Handmade doily

Kathleen Simpson collection no. 1
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Mrs Annie Taylor
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1930
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Doily

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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Muriel E. McPhee
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1916
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Doily

Doily

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Doily

Doily

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Handmade doily

Handmade doily

Kathleen Simpson collection no. 1
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Mrs Annie Taylor
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1930
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Oval cream linen doily embroidered with a floral motif dominated by two large purple flowers

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Nettie McColive collection
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Doilies
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Doily

Doily

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Handmade doily

Handmade doily

Kathleen Simpson collection no. 1
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Mrs Annie Taylor
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1930
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Two square plush d'oyleys

Two square plush d'oyleys

Nancy Hamilton collection no. 2
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Lithgow, New South Wales, Australia
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Mrs Nancy B. Hamilton
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1930
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Doily

Doily

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Pair of square doilies with spoke edge and white work

Pair of square doilies with spoke edge and white work

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Octagonal cream linen doily embroidered with purple flowers and green foliage

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Nettie McColive collection
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Doily

Doily

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Pair of cream oval linen doilies

Pair of cream oval linen doilies

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Doily

Doily

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Hand crocheted white doily

Hand crocheted white doily

Hey Family collection
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Mapoon, Queensland, Australia
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Doily

Doily

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Doily

Doily

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Doily

Doily

Lois Grosse collection
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Doilies
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Doily

Doily

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Doily

Doily

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Doily

Doily

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Rectangular cream linen doily (traycloth) embroidered with a motif of a blue tea cup

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Nettie McColive 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

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Doily

Doily

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Doily

Doily

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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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

Round cream linen doily embroidered with an iris motif and a...

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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