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Robert BROAD

born 1821 /1841

  • to Australia c.1831

Dessert spoon, fiddle pattern c.1835 Place made: Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Materials & Technique: metalwork, dessert spoons, silver: stamped, engraved

Primary Insc: stamped on back of handle: "RB/sovereign head/leopard head/W/lion passant"
Secondary Insc: crest engraved on front of handle: "[horse passant]" [crest of Robert Murray, editor of 'Hobart Town Gazette']'
Dimensions: 18.6 h x 4.1 w x 2.4 d cm
Acknowledgement: Purchased 2014
Accession No: NGA 2014.2199