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Pair of trophies
trophies (c. 1880); (c. 1920) {emu eggs}

silver, emu eggs, ebonised wood
(a) 28.1 × 12.8 cm diameter
(b) 28.1 × 12.8 cm diameter
Place/s of Execution
(Adelaide), South Australia
(a-b) punched in outside rim of base l.c.: STG. SILVER (crown) (lion passant)
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, 1986
This digital record has been made available on NGV Collection Online through the generous support of The Vizard Foundation
Gallery location
Not on display
Physical description
Vertically mounted, carved scene kangaroo, emu, large man with pack, dog in sequence around egg