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WONSHING

1840 – 1870

(organisation)

Quarter pint mug c.1851 Place made: Guangzhou, Guandong Province, China
Materials & Technique: metalwork, cups, silver: raised, repousse, engraved

Primary Insc: stamped on base: 'soveriegn head/leopard head/W/lion passant'
Secondary Insc: engraved: 'Hon. James Horatio Nelson Cassell / Collector of Customs / Member of the / Legislative & Executive Council / Melbourne / Victoria / 1851'
Dimensions: cup 8.5 h x 9.0 w x 6.7 d cm
Acknowledgement: Purchased 2014
Accession No: NGA 2014.1392