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London, England, Great Britain 1819 – Australia 1889

  • to Australia 1857

Claret jug c.1870 Place made: Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
Materials & Technique: metalwork, claret jugs, silver: raised, cast, repousséed, chased, fabricated, stamped, engraved

Primary Insc: stamped on rim of base: "kangaroo/W.E/emu/WALSH & SONS/MELBOURNE"
Secondary Insc: initials engraved on side: "H.G."
Dimensions: 34.9 h x 15.0 w x 14.0 d cm ; weight 765.44 gm
Acknowledgement: Purchased 2014
Accession No: NGA 2014.1316
Subject: Australia, Art period: Colonial, Victoria