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Vienna, Austria 1828 – Melbourne, Victoria, Australia 1911

  • to Australia 1853

Vesta box c.1881 Place made: Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
Materials & Technique: metalwork, vesta boxes, silver: fabricated, stamped, chased, engraved

Primary Insc: stamped inside lid: "E.FISCHER/GEELONG"
Secondary Insc: monogram and date engraved on top of lid: "DT/DEC 6th 1881"
Dimensions: box (closed) 2.0 h x 6.3 w x 4.0 d cm ; weight 42.5 gm open 4.9 h x 6.3 w x 4.0 d cm
Acknowledgement: Purchased 2014
Accession No: NGA 2014.1349