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Christian QWIST

Denmark 1818 – Sydney, New South Wales, Australia 1877

  • To Australia c.1852

Brooch with rose, shamrock and thistle c.1870 Description: Gold brooch
Place made: Australia
Materials & Technique: jewellery, brooches, gold: cast, repousse, chased Manufacturer's Mark: stamped on obverse, 'C.L. QWIST', 'SYDNEY'

Primary Insc: stamped on obverse: "C.L. QWIST/SYDNEY"
Dimensions: brooch 2.7 h x 3.7 w cm
Acknowledgement: Purchased 2014
Accession No: NGA 2014.1040
Subject: Australia, Art period: Colonial, New South Wales