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Model of a Davey miner's safety lamp
Medium
sterling silver, iron
Place/s of Execution
Melbourne, Victoria
Inscription
punched in outside rim of base: K & Co STERLING SILVER
engraved in plaque c.: PRESENTED / To / His Excellency Sir George Sydenham Clarke. / K. C. M. G., R. E.. F. R. S. / GOVERNOR OF THE STATE OF VICTORIA AUSTRALIA. / By / THE OUTTRIM HOWITT & BRITISH CONSOLIDATED COAL COY. N. L. / UPON THE OCCASION OF HIS VISIT TO THE COLLIERY. / 10.12.02.
engraved in rear of plaque c.: R. B. STAMP. CHAIRMAN / F. B. CLAPP. / HON. W. L. BAILLIEU. M. L. C. } DIRECTORS / JAMES MC.CULLOCH / THOS. HARVEY / D. MACKENZIE. MINE MANAGER. / GEO. NICHOLSON. MANAGER.
Accession Number
D62-1979
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, 1979
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Gallery location
Gallery 5
Level 2, NGV Australia