Edinburgh, Scotland 1798
Sydney, New South Wales, Australia 1843
Tongs, fiddle and shell pattern
Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Materials & Technique:
metalwork, tongs, silver: stamped, engraved
Primary Insc: stamped on inside of one handle: "AD"
stamped on inside of other handle: "lion passant/crowned leopard head/E/sovereign head"
Secondary Insc: engraved on end of handle: "IMcG" [Rev. John McGarvey]
15.5 h x 5.6 w x 1.8 d cm
: Purchased 2014 Accession No
: NGA 2014.1180