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HENRY YOUNG & CO

1882 – 1891

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Lidded emu egg jewel casket c.1880 Place made: Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
Materials & Technique: metalwork, jewel boxes caskets, silver: cast, fabricated, chased, repousséed, engraved, gilt, stamped; emu egg: cut, mounted

Dimensions: 32.0 h 10.0 diameter cm
Acknowledgement: Purchased 2014
Accession No: NGA 2014.1370.A-B
Subject: Australia, Art period: Colonial, Victoria