Our Australiana collection primarily focuses on advertising and framed prints but also contains items of historical or cultural interest of Australian origins.
d'Arcy Doyle Collection, 'Bottle Seller', rectangular, 500g. Biscuit Tin, c.1990's
'd'Arcy W. Doyle Collection', small, round Biscuit Canister Tin
Australian Postage Stamps 'Kangaroo on Map of Australia', 3 sets of 2, (2/green ½d, 2/red 1d. & 2/blue 1/-)c.1910's
Arnott's Aust'n Countryside 'Woolshed', 22 diameter x 12 cm high, 900g. Biscuit Tin, with original red on gold sticker on lid, c.1977 - quite rare tin!
Arnott's Aust'n Collection 1 'Countryside', 900g. round Biscuit Tin, c.1979 - a very rare tin indeed!
Carter's IMAGES OF AUSTRALIA, 'RED KANGAROOS', 22cm diam. x 6.5cm high, green Biscuit or Cake Tin
WILLOW Cake Tin, all-over Australian flora decorated
Arnott's Picturesque 'Clydesdales', rectangular, 900g. Biscuit Tin, c.1981 - see more info below
Bushells 'General Store', mounted Advertising Print
'Australian Birds in Colour' 35-page Booklet, c.1957 - with some nice vintage advertising, including the back cover!
Pro Hart's 'Holidays', cylindrical Biscuit Barrel Tin, c.1995 - very rare tin of the 2 in this set & oozing Australiana outback!
Australian Postage Stamps 'PEACE, 1945', set of 3 (red 2½d., blue 3½d. & green 5½d.), c.1945
Arnott's 'Blinky Bill', round, 450g. Biscuit Tin, c.1993 *
Arnott's OUTBACK Series 'Woolshed', by Pro Hart, 22 diameter x 12 cm high, 900g. Biscuit Tin, with original red on gold sticker on lid, c.1976 - see more info below
Egg Cup, Launceston, Tasmania Souvenir, in Tasmanian Blackwood, with blue bakelite insert, c.1950's
Made in Australia WILLOW brand, '3 Budgies', round Biscuits/Cake tin, c.1950s - oozing Australiana
Arnott's Aust'n Collection 2, 'Gum Trees' by Brian Baigent, 900g. Biscuit Tin, with original gold sticker on lid, c.1980 - see more info below
Arnott's Australian Wildlife 'Red Kangaroos', round, 900g. Biscuit Tin, c.1978 - very rare tin
Arnott's 'Koala chewing gum leaf', 1½ lb. rect. Biscuit Tin, complete with red on gold sticker on lid & paper label on back, c.1960's *
Arnott's 'Don Bradman', green-label, vintage, 22 diameter x 6.5 cm, 450g. Biscuit Tin, c.2000 *
Arnott's OUTBACK Series 'Homestead', by Pro Hart, 22 diameter x 12 cm high, 900g. Biscuit Tin, with original sticker on lid, c.1976 - see more info below
Arnott's Aust'n Collection 2, 'Heritage', by Maynard Waters, 22 diameter x 12 cm high, 900g. Biscuit Tin, c.1980
Arnott's '100 Years of Federation', blue & red, 495g. Biscuit Barrel Tin, c.2000 - oozing Australiana!
Arnott's ' Australian EARLY TRANSPORT', by Australian artist Maynard Waters, 22 diameter x 12 cm high, 900g. Biscuit Tin, c.1983 - see below for more info.
Bushells 'Opening of first Australian Parliament House', octagonal 1 lb. Tea Tin, c.1927 - see more info below
Australian $1 coin, for 'Centenary of birth of 'Sir Charles Kingsford-Smith', c.1997
CARTER'S 'Australiana & Collectables Price Guide, 1995 Edition', hard-cover Book
Australian 50c Coin, for 50th Anniversary of end of World War 2, featuring WEARY DUNLOP, 'They Served Their Country in World War 11, 1939-1945', c.1995
Australian 50c Coin, celebrating 'ROYAL VISIT 2000', c.2000 - a rarish coin!
Australian 50c Coin, 'Commemorating Discovery of Bass Strait' (featuring Bass & Flinders), c.1998