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Standing cup and cover
(c. 1865)

Medium
silver, emu egg, velvet, leather
Measurements
(a-b) 29.4 × 10.4 cm diameter (overall)
Place/s of Execution
Adelaide, South Australia
Accession Number
D107.a-b-1981
Department
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.
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Gallery location
Not on display
Description
Emu egg mounted vertically on chased circular foot, chased and embossed, cover cast emu finial