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William MCBEAN

Melbourne, Victoria 1858 – 1921

Rowing trophy beaker c.1900 Place made: Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
Materials & Technique: metalwork, trophies, sterling silver: raised, stamped, engraved

Primary Insc: stamped on base: "STGSILVER/McBEAN"
Secondary Insc: coat of arms engraved on side: weasel[?] over cross with crown at centre, surrounded by cow, fish, ram, sailing ship, latin motto in ribbon below, "VIRES ACQUIRIT EUNDO"
Dimensions: 8.7 h 6.2 diameter cm
Acknowledgement: Purchased 2014
Accession No: NGA 2014.1378