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Henry STEINER

Rodenberg, Germany 1835 – Hanover, Germany 1914

  • Australia from 1858 to 1884, to Germany 1884, Australia 1887-1889, to Germany 1889

Emu egg centrepiece c.1875 Place made: Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
Materials & Technique: metalwork, centrepieces, silver: cast, chased, repousse; emu egg: mounted Support: mounted on an ebonised wood base

Dimensions: 25.0 h x 19.0 w x 14.0 d cm
Acknowledgement: Gift of John M. Houstone, 2014
Accession No: NGA 2014.1031
Subject: Australia, Art period: Colonial, South Australia