Round pottery ink well with medium brown glaze
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Round pottery ink well with medium brown glaze
Framed coloured portrait under glass of Prince Edward VIII of England with a gold ink handwritten note and signature. Large dark brown timber frame with what was probably a gilt coloured edge and inner frame. Timber has a faded pattern. Smaller photograph is attached to cream paper.
H.M.S. "Renown", Sydney Please accept my congratulations on your help to repatriate the Diggers, who have done so much for the Empire. They were successful on active service both at sea and on land in the Great War, and those of them who have returned deserve every chance of being equally successful now that they are back in civil life. Edward P
Large black and white poster under glass displaying a wide selection of pictures related to the masonic lodge. Brown timber frame with gilt coloured inner
LIGHT AND TRUTH
Framed collection of Chiltern Fire Brigade items owned by Jack Bagley together with information about Jack's involvement with the brigade. Brown frame with navy matte with red and white edging. Includes photo of Jack Bagley, details about his involvement with the Chiltern Fire Brigade, his name badge, Life Membership Badge, 5 medallions, long service medallion with 9 year badges ranging from 20 years to 60 years, a CHILTERN URBAN FIRE BRIGADE material arm badge and COUNTRY FIRE AUTHORITY silver badge VICTORIA
Badly stained small cream coloured business card with black printing on front
A Home Away From Home/ Hughie Smyth/ TELEGRAPH HOTEL/ CHILTERN (VIC.)/ Meals all Hours :: Free Garaging :: Hot & Cold Water Top right hand corner: PHONE CHILT. 7
Small cream coloured business card with black printing on front.
J. H. Cathro,/ COACHBUILDER,/ CHILTERN/ AGENT FOR FIRE, LIFE, & ENDOWMENT ASSURANCE.
Small cream coloured business card with green printing.
Front at top - THE GRAPE VINE HOTEL/ CHILTERN and a bunch of grapes with leaves on left hand side. J. M. Metcalfe,/ Licensee is printed on right hand side with 'Phone 5 in right hand bottom corner. Back - THE FAMOUS GRAPE VINE/ Baxter Sherry Variety/ Planted in 1857 Dot points - Trunk - 54 in. Circumference - Main Limb - 74 ft. Long - Largest Crop - 2 1/2 Tons - Largest Bunch - 14 lbs. - Covers and area of 1000 sq. ft.
Small shield shaped light coloured card with red printing on front and back. Red and white ribbon attached through hole in centre top of card.
Front - CHILTERN/ FOOTBALL CLUB with solid red line underneath and a picture of a man kicking a ball, then another solid red line with 1932 underneath. Back - CHILTERN/ FOOTBALL CLUB/ SEASON 1932 with solid red line underneath then Member's Ticket in different text and a solid red line underneath. Bottom section - handwritten name Mrs J E Peake/ red print - Cr T. HOWES, Pres./ ROBT. INMAN./ Sec. Handwritten number 38 at top left hand side of back and what looks like a signature in top right hand side of back.
1973 CHILTERN URBAN FIRE BRIGADE Centenary Cabaret Ball Ticket, to be held on Friday, 2nd NOVEMBER, 1973 at the Chiltern Memorial Hall. Cream coloured cardboard with gilded scalloped edging and red writing. Fireman's helmet and axes depicted in diagram on right hand corner.
A GRAND CARD PARTY cardboard TICKET on Thursday, Nov. 25, 1937, IN AID OF THE LIBRARY FUNDS. Beige in colour with Black writing outlining the party offerings such as Cribbage, Euchre, Minature golf, Good prizes and Home made supper.
STAR THEATRE, CHILTERN. Cream coloured A.N.A BALL Programme. (Chiltern Branch No 142.) Floral design along left hand side of the card. Reverse side of card outlines the dance program with the engagements completed.
V Line paper Commemorative ticket. Red with train and railway related pictorial images. Two sided with one side reflecting the experience for the ticket holder and the reverse describing the terms and conditions.
Ticket number :184
Side 1 :- Elliptical shaped tarnished grey with embellished crest with a central hole and circular ring. CHILTERN AGRICULTURAL SOCIETY and inscription listed below. Side2:- Raised horse, cow, sheep figurines and farm implements. Vine embellishments
CHILTERN AGRICULTURAL SOCIETY engraved around the edge. AWARDED TO Mr M Shelly/HEREFORD COW/1886
Round gold coloured metal base with blue, white backgrounds and gold writing. (Australian Farmers Service and AFS). Golden wheat sheaf diagrams. Decorative embellishment with a round hole in the center with a round link with a mental safety pin attached
Engraved with the letters P.J.K on the back. other letters unable to be clearly described.
Small pale pink rectangular envelope with a decorative floral emblem on the flap
Orange rectangular cardboard ticket - CHILTERN GOLF CLUB/ DEB - U - DONKS BALL/ CHILTERN MEMORIAL HALL/ Friday, August 24, 1951/ I.B.HICKS, Pres. W.M. NICHOLSON, Sec.
Rectangular metal name badge with horizontal clasp. Lettering on front PHYLLIS KUCZKO under plastic
On back: MELB The remainder of the maker's name is under the clasp.
Small round metal badge missing its horizontal clasp. Blue and white plastic cover on front has white background with ladies face in the middle and blue lettering around the edge - MISS RUTHERGLEN CANDIDATE NOLA JACK EASTER
Round metal badge with a horizontal clasp at back. Badly damaged plastic covering on front. Black edging with white writing - WELFARE HUTS & SOLDIERS FAMILY APPEAL. White centre has khaki diggers hat with rising sun badge and British and Australian flags superimposed.
Small rectangular thin cardboard card. Light background with British flag and blue writing underneath - EMPIRE DAY 1947
Red handwriting on back - REX
Small rectangular thin cardboard card. Light background with British flag and blue writing underneath - EMPIRE DAY 1946
Small rectangular thin cardboard card. Light background with British flag and blue writing underneath - EMPIRE DAY 1942
Plastic coated round coloured sticker. White background with a blue circular line. Inside the line is a boy scout beside a flagpole with a large British flag. Red writing underneath the flag - EMPIRE DAY with small blue writing BOY SCOUTS APPEAL around lower edge.
Blue stamp on back of sticker: A.W. PATRICK/MAKER/N.FITZROY/VIC
Metal oval badge with vertical clasp. Front has white enamel edging with gold writing - MENTAL HOSPITAL AUXILIARIES OF VICTORIA. White enamel candle in gold holder with gold rays of light around it. Blue enamel banner across bottom with gold writing - A CANDLE OF UNDERSTANDING
Metal badge with vertical pin. Plastic cover on front is in black and white. Black background has a nurse dressed in white. White curved writing at top - ST. JOHN APPEAL. White 1/- written at bottom. White design each side of badge is a Maltese Cross which is a symbol of protection.
Small metal badge with horizontal clasp on back. Coloured plastic cover on front has a cream background with fine red edging and a yellow globe with a red flag either side of it. Each flag has a white star in centre and blue edging. Blue curved writing at top - THE SALVATION ARMY. Blue background at bottom has yellow writing - APPRECIATION DAY
Round metal badge with vertical pin. Coloured plastic cover on front has a black centre with a white cross over a red crown with white curved writing underneath - NO CROSS NO CROWN. Around the black is a thin white line then a wider red surround which has black writing - ANGLICAN YOUTH WEEK
Small round metal badge with horizontal clasp. Coloured plastic front cover is green with British flag on flagpole with curved navy lettering underneath in a curved box - EMPIRE DAY
Small round metal badge with horizontal clasp across the back. The plastic front cover has a coloured picture of the red Australian flag and the flag of the United States of America with a dark blue surround with light coloured lettering BAND OF HOPE CAMPAIGN.
Small metal badge with horizontal clasp. Plastic front cover has a yellow banner across it with Rememberance written on it. The floral background has FOR at the top and ANZAC DAY below the banner
Small metal badge with horizontal clasp. Plastic front cover is coloured red with a picture of a nurse in the centre. White writing at the top - ANNUAL APPEAL and dark writing at the bottom - LORD MAYORS FUND
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