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England 1846 – Sydney, New South Wales, Australia 1917

  • to Australia 1850s

Cricket trophy cup c.1878 Place made: Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Materials & Technique: metalwork, trophies, silver: raised, fabricated, stamped, chased, engraved

Primary Insc: stamped on side of base rim: "emu/EVAN JONES/kangaroo"
Secondary Insc: engraved on side of cup: "Presented/BY/MESSRS BRYANT/& THOMPSON,/TO G. W. Webb,/for highest/Batting average./season 1877-78."
Dimensions: 16.1 h 7.6 diameter cm ; weight 141.75 gm
Acknowledgement: Purchased 2014
Accession No: NGA 2014.1288