Julius SCHOMBURGKH. STEINER, Cup with mounted emu egg Enlarge 1 /2
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Julius SCHOMBURGK

Hamburg (?), Germany 1812 – Australia 1893

silversmith

  • to Australia 1850

H. STEINER

commenced 1860 – 1884

retailer (organisation)

Cup with mounted emu egg [Sterling silver emu egg cup with cover and stand (Grace Collection title)] c.1862 Place made: Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
Materials & Technique: metalwork, cups, sterling silver, emu egg sterling silver: cast, chased and repoussé decoration; emu egg Support: turned wood stand with imitation malachite painted decoration

Primary Insc: stamped marks: "emu/HST/emu/HST"
Dimensions: 32.0 h x 13.0 w x 13.0 d cm
Acknowledgement: Purchased 2007
Accession No: NGA 2007.1222