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J.M. WENDT

commenced 1858 /1862

(organisation)

Emu egg cameo inkstand c.1870 Place made: Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
Materials & Technique: metalwork, inkstands inkpots, emu egg: cut, mounted; silver: raised, repousséed, cast, chased, engraved, fabricated, stamped; wood: turned

Primary Insc: stamped on front of silver base: "J.M.WENDT/ADELAIDE"
Dimensions: 23.0 h x 20.7 w x 15.0 d cm
Acknowledgement: Purchased 2014
Accession No: NGA 2014.1445
Subject: Australia, Art period: Colonial, South Australia