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Alexander DICK

Edinburgh, Scotland 1798 /1802 – Sydney, New South Wales, Australia 1843

  • to Australia 1824

Teaspoon, fiddle and shell pattern c.1830 Place made: Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Materials & Technique: metalwork, spoons, silver: stamped, engraved

Primary Insc: stamped on back of handle: "lion passant/crowned leopard head/E/sovereign head [indistinct]/A.D"
Secondary Insc: engraved crest on front of handle: "demi-lion with rudder" [Allen family crest]
Dimensions: 14.5 h x 3 w x 1.7 d cm
Acknowledgement: Purchased 2014
Accession No: NGA 2014.2328