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Standing cup and cover
(c. 1865)

silver, emu egg, velvet, leather
(a-b) 29.4 × 10.4 cm diameter (overall)
Place/s of Execution
Adelaide, South Australia
a) punched in outside of left side of upper rim: HST / . (kangaroo) HST / .
punched in outside of right side of upper rim: (…illeg.)
Accession Number
Australian Decorative Arts
Credit Line
National Gallery of Victoria, Melbourne
The Altmann Collection of Australian Silver. Presented through The Art Foundation of Victoria by John and Jan Altmann, Founder Benefactors, 1981.
This digital record has been made available on NGV Collection Online through the generous support of The Vizard Foundation
Gallery location
Not on display
Emu egg mounted vertically on chased circular foot, chased and embossed, cover cast emu finial