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J.M. WENDT

commenced 1858 /1862

(organisation)

Emu egg centrepiece c.1880 Place made: Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
Materials & Technique: metalwork, centrepieces, emu egg: cut, mounted; silver: cast, repousséed, chased, gilt, stamped, fabricated; copper alloy: cast, fabricated, oxidised

Primary Insc: stamped on outside of base rim: "JM WENDT/lion passant"
Dimensions: 18.0 h x 21.0 w x 13.7 d cm
Acknowledgement: Purchased 2014
Accession No: NGA 2014.1444
Subject: Australia, Art period: Colonial, South Australia