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UNKNOWN SILVERSMITH

engraver

WILLIAM & GEORGE SISSONS

1858 – 1891

silversmiths (organisation)

Meat tray c.1890 Place made: Sydney Sheffield, New South Wales, Australia England
Materials & Technique: metalwork, meat dish, copper alloy: cast, rolled, fabricated, stamped, silver plated, engraved

Primary Insc: stamped under base: "[point within a square background]/[bell on a striped background]
Secondary Insc: crest and initials engraved on rim: "[forearm pointing to a star]/WPL[?]" inscription engraved on opposite rim: "Tattersall's Hotel, Sydney"
Dimensions: 6.7 h x 61.9 w x 45.3 d cm
Acknowledgement: Purchased 2014
Accession No: NGA 2014.1564
Subject: Australia, Art period: Colonial, New South Wales