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An Australian silver cup and cover, Henry Steiner, Adelaide, circa 1868
Estimate
5,0007,000
LOT SOLD. 6,000 GBP
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157
An Australian silver cup and cover, Henry Steiner, Adelaide, circa 1868
Estimate
5,0007,000
LOT SOLD. 6,000 GBP
JUMP TO LOT

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An Australian silver cup and cover, Henry Steiner, Adelaide, circa 1868
in the form of a tree fern rising from Aboriginal heads, the body crested, inscribed and enclosed by latticed branches and foliage, the cover similarly decorated and rising to an emu finial, on an associated silver-plated stand with fern ornament on emu leg supports
45cm, 17in high with stand
623gr, 20oz 1dwt excluding base
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Catalogue Note

The inscription reads To The Revd Cecil Wynter M.A. President of the Surrey Association of Church of England Schoolmasters Since its Formation in 1853 This Token of Gratitude and Affection Respectfully Presented by the Members Reigate July 11th 1868.

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