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Frederick BASSÉ

Düsseldorf, Germany 1852 – Adelaide, South Australia, Australia 1913

  • to Adelaide, South Australia c.1880

Letter opener, boomerang shape c.1911 Place made: Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
Materials & Technique: metalwork, souvenirs, silver: stamped, bead set with peridots, engraved

Primary Insc: stamped on back: "BROKEN/HILL/SILVER/BASSE"
Secondary Insc: engraved on back: "W.A. from L.E.A. Hmas 1911.
Dimensions: 4.4 h x 6.2 w x 0.1 d cm
Acknowledgement: Purchased 2014
Accession No: NGA 2014.1397