Collection Online
Medium
silver, Ebony (Diospyros sp.)
Measurements
22.5 × 17.5 × 7.8 cm (overall)
Place/s of Execution
London, England
Inscription
(a) punched (inverted) in base c.: C • S • A • C (lion passant) (leopard's head) B
(b) punched in outside rim: C • S • A • C (lion passant) B
punched inside lid c.: (lion passant)
Accession Number
D34.a-b-1985
Department
Australian Decorative Arts
Credit Line
National Gallery of Victoria, Melbourne
Purchased through The Art Foundation of Victoria with the assistance of Hugh M. Morgan, Governor, 1985
© Mignon Alexiadis
This digital record has been made available on NGV Collection Online through the generous support of The Vizard Foundation
Gallery location
Not on display
Description
Composed tall cylindrical body, circular stepped lid, straight spout, ebony handle/cylindrical finial.