London, England, Great Britain 1819
WALSH & SONS
Lidded emu egg cup
Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
Materials & Technique:
metalwork, cups, silver: cast, raised, repousséd, chased, fabricated, engraved, gilt
Primary Insc: stamped on outside of base rim: "WALSH & SONS / MELBOURNE"
Secondary Insc: engraved in cartouche on base: "Presented to/Capt. Bryant Tonkin/BY THE CUDDY PASSENGERS/of Ship "Southampton" from Plymouth to Mebourne/24th Dec. 1860."
27.0 h 9.0 diameter cm
: Purchased 2014 Accession No
: NGA 2014.1324.A-B