Collection Online
Medium
gold, shell cameos
Measurements
(a) 6.2 × 1.7 × 1.4 cm
(b) 6.4 × 1.6 × 1.4 cm
Place/s of Execution
Melbourne, Victoria
Inscription
stamped in gold (inverted) inside box u.c.: DENIS BROTHERS / WATCHMAKERS & JEWELLERS / MELBOURNE.
stamped in gold (inverted) inside lid of box c.: BY SPECIAL APPOINTMENT / (English coat-of-arms) / TO HIS EXCELLENCY THE GOVERNOR / DENIS BROTHERS / CHRONOMETER & WATCHMAKERS. JEWELLERS. / MELBOURNE
Accession Number
D32.a-b-1993
Department
Australian Decorative Arts
Credit Line
National Gallery of Victoria, Melbourne
Gift of Mrs Phyllis Montague
Gallery location
Gallery 5
Level 2, NGV Australia