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Metal thread on wooden reel

Metal thread on wooden reel

Hilda Creager collection no. 2
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Mrs Jocelyn H. Brown
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Yellow embroidery thread

Yellow embroidery thread

Petronella Wensing collection no. 1
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Spool of mercerised cotton

Spool of mercerised cotton

Gwyneth Ottrey collection
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Victoria, Australia
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Semco Company
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1907
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Three assorted cotton threads

Three assorted cotton threads

Hilda Creager collection no. 2
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Mrs Jocelyn H. Brown
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White cotton thread

White cotton thread

Petronella Wensing collection no. 1
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Coats Chain mending cotton white

Coats Chain mending cotton white

Eleanor Dark Foundation collection no. 1
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Brown cotton thread

Brown cotton thread

Petronella Wensing collection no. 1
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Brown cotton thread

Brown cotton thread

Petronella Wensing collection no. 1
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Coats Chain mending cotton white

Coats Chain mending cotton white

Eleanor Dark Foundation collection no. 1
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Brown cotton thread

Brown cotton thread

Petronella Wensing collection no. 1
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Brown cotton thread

Brown cotton thread

Petronella Wensing collection no. 1
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White thread

White thread

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Coats Chain mending cotton white

Coats Chain mending cotton white

Eleanor Dark Foundation collection no. 1
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Blue embroidery thread

Blue embroidery thread

Petronella Wensing collection no. 1
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Packet of thread

Packet of thread

Torrens Island Quarantine Station collection
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Cardboard roll of brown cotton

Cardboard roll of brown cotton

Eleanor Dark Foundation collection no. 1
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Cardboard bobin with brown thread wound over it

Cardboard bobin with brown thread wound over it

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Spool of linen thread

Spool of linen thread

War Widows' Guild of Australia (Vic) Ltd collection
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Cardboard roll of brown cotton

Cardboard roll of brown cotton

Eleanor Dark Foundation collection no. 1
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Shiny white ball of cotton thread

Shiny white ball of cotton thread

Petronella Wensing collection no. 1
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Reel of white cotton thread

Reel of white cotton thread

Bessie Bardwell collection
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Cotton thread and tatting

Cotton thread and tatting

Bessie Bardwell collection
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Loose threads from a fishing rod

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Reel of white cotton thread

Reel of white cotton thread

Bessie Bardwell collection
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Cotton thread and tatting

Cotton thread and tatting

Bessie Bardwell collection
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Spool of creamy white cotton polyester thread

Aboriginal Collection from Tasmania 2003 - Lola Greeno collection
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Rex Greeno
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White mercerised cotton

White mercerised cotton

Bessie Bardwell collection
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Seventeen assorted cotton threads

Seventeen assorted cotton threads

Hilda Creager collection no. 2
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Mrs Jocelyn H. Brown
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Sewing accessories from the quilted bag

Sewing accessories from the quilted bag

Embroiderers' Guilds of Australia collection
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Maroon coloured twine

Hilda Creager collection no. 2
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Mrs Jocelyn H. Brown
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Reel of white cotton thread

Reel of white cotton thread

Bessie Bardwell collection
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