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Alexander DICK

Edinburgh, Scotland 1798 /1802 – Sydney, New South Wales, Australia 1843


  • to Australia 1824

Butter spreader with fiddle and shell pattern c.1830 Place made: Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Materials & Technique: metalwork, butter spreaders, silver: stamped, engraved

Primary Insc: stamped on back of handle: "A.DICK/lion passant/leopard head/E/sovereign head"
Secondary Insc: crest engraved on front of handle: "arm holding scimitar"
Dimensions: 19.8 h x 2.9 w x 2.5 d cm
Acknowledgement: Purchased 2014
Accession No: NGA 2014.1126