15th February 2023

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“Best Ring Edge”

The Herald (Melbourne), 22nd May 1897 page 1.

Bendigo Advertiser (Vic), 3rd September 1898 page 5. A description of clothing found on a body in a coroner’s case. Similar buttons were described on a body found near Bourke, NSW in 1897, and also in 1914 at Sedan, South Aust.

Museums Victoria Collection item#24618. Grey pinstripe trousers made c.1910, with 3 silver metal buttons stamped with ‘Best Ring Edge’.

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