A good early 20th century mahogany glazed drum front shop display cabinet, the quarter round top with four glazed doors enclosing a mirror backed section, all above four larger glazed sliding doors enclosing fittings for a single shelf, glazed sides, platf
1880s share certificates ex Ballarat printer F. W. Niven, noted Kaiser Gold Mining Company, Butler's Extended Freehold Gold Mining Company, Prince of Wales Birthday Quartz Mining Company, The New Koh-i-Noor Gold Mining Company. Poor/G condition.
1868 Execution Warrant for John Hogan, gold miner convicted of murdering his partner; sentenced to hang at Castlemaine Gaol, his remains to be buried at the Gaol. Signed by Sir John Manners-Sutton, 5th Governor of Victoria. Plus Victorian Supreme Court Wri
The Gold-Fields of Victoria Reports of The Mining Registrars for the Quarter ending 30th June, 1887, & 'The London Mining Journal, 75th Anniversary Number.' with circa 1910 Ballarat news clippings. (2 items)
Lithograph panorama with architectural portraits titled 'View of the City of Ballarat. Victoria. Australia'. Printed & Published by Rider & Mercer, Steam Printers, Lithographers Engravers & Co Lydiard St Ballarat. 19th century. Rare image. 96 x 62 cm
Gold bullion balance scales mounted on cedar single drawer base, scales stamped in 1863 with two sets of weights, one in Troy ounces (0.1 to 0.5oz Troy all stamped in 1855 at the Old Melbourne Observatory) & a rare set of currency weights denominated in sh
Troy ounce bullion weights by 'De Grave Short & Fanner, London'. 26 weights from 0.002 to 500 ounces in a single box apart from 200 & 500 which are unboxed. The name plate is engraved 'Decimal Troy Weights, Corporation of Liverpool 1856'
Grocers scales by Hunt & Co. London, white porcelain column & nickel plated body & weights (set of 7 denominated in dollars from $5 dollars through to $100), circa 1850s. 82 cm. Provenance: Private collection Bendigo.
Goldfields: 1851-86 engravings (7) from illustrated newspapers, noted 'Lump of Gold from Ophir Diggings, Actual Size, Weight 3lb.10oz', Gold-Seekers arriving at Bathurst, on their way to Ophir' & 'Miners Prospecting'. All window mounted, various sizes.
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