David BARCLAYJoseph FORRESTER, Dessert spoon Enlarge 1 /1

David BARCLAY

Montrose, Scotland 1804 – Hobart, Tasmania 1884

retailer

  • to Australia 1830

Joseph FORRESTER

Perth, Scotland 1805 – Beechworth, Victoria, Australia 1863

silversmith

  • to Australia 1829

Dessert spoon c.1836 Place made: Tasmania, Australia
Materials & Technique: metalwork, sterling silver forged, raised and polished; engraved crest (indistinct)

Primary Insc: marks stamped on back of handle: DB/lion rampant (facing right)/monarch's head/A
Dimensions: 19.0 h x 4.0 w x 1.1 d cm
Acknowledgement: Purchased 2009
Accession No: NGA 2009.568