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London, England, Great Britain 1819 – Australia 1889

  • to Australia 1857

Inkstand c.1870 Place made: Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
Materials & Technique: metalwork, inkstands inkpots, emu egg: cut, mounted; silver: turned, cast, engraved, fabricated; wood: turned

Primary Insc: stamped on inside base of inkpot insert: "W. EDWARDS/MELBOURNE"
Dimensions: 20.0 h 17.0 diameter cm
Acknowledgement: Purchased 2014
Accession No: NGA 2014.2488
Subject: Australia, Art period: Colonial, Victoria