New South Wales, Australia
Materials & Technique:
metalwork, decorative design, trowel: sterling silver and wood; gavel: wood engraved
Primary Insc: stamped marks:
Secondary Insc: inscribed on trowel: Presented to the/Right Revd D.BARKER/Lord Bishop of Sydney/on the occasion of his laying the/Foundation Stone/of/New South Wales/Protestant Hall/Nov 9th 1875.
inscribed on gavel: From the NSW/Protestant hall Co./Limited/To the Right Revd/the Lord Bishop of Sydney/ Nov 9th 1875
: Purchased 2007 Accession No
: NGA 2007.1240