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J.M. WENDT

commenced 1858 /1862

(organisation)

Emu egg centrepiece c.1894 Place made: Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
Materials & Technique: metalwork, centrepieces, emu egg: mounted; silver: cast, raised, chased, stamped, mounted, engraved; wood: turned, mounted

Primary Insc: stamped on silver base: "WENDT/crown/lion passant/sovereign head
Secondary Insc: engraved on plaque: "PRESENTED/TO/W. O. Jones Esq/BY STUDENTS OF THE/CLARE ART SCHOOL/31.3.94."
Dimensions: 23.2 h 10.6 diameter cm
Acknowledgement: Purchased 2014
Accession No: NGA 2014.1446
Subject: Australia, Art period: Colonial, South Australia