Edinburgh, Scotland 1798
Sydney, New South Wales, Australia 1843
Tongs, fiddle pattern
Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Materials & Technique:
metalwork, tongs, silver: stamped, engraved
Primary Insc: stamped on inside of one handle: "DICK"
stamped on inside of other handle: "lion passant/crowned leopard head/E/sovereign head"
Secondary Insc: crest engraved at end of handle: "[hand holding a knife]" [Cowper family crest]
17.5 h x 5.0 w x 1.9 d cm
: Purchased 2014 Accession No
: NGA 2014.1179