Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
Materials & Technique:
metalwork, trowels, silver: cast, fabricated, stamped, engraved; cedar: turned, mounted
Primary Insc: stamped on back of blade: "crown/JM.WENDT/lion passant/ADELAIDE"
Secondary Insc: engraved on front of blade: "Presented/to/W.?. Marchant Esq./on laying the/Foundation Stone/of the/Strathalbyn Institute/June 5th 1874."
35 h x 9.9 w x 4.5 d cm
: Purchased 2014 Accession No
: NGA 2014.1450