An Australian silver presentation trowel with carved ivory handle.
Lot 177Y
An Australian silver presentation trowel with carved ivory handle, circa 1927
AU$ 800 - 1,200
US$ 720 - 1,100

Lot Details
An Australian silver presentation trowel with carved ivory handle, circa 1927
the blade engraved 'Presented to R. Rawnsley Moss Esq.on the occasion of the laying of the Foundation Stone of the New Office Block of the Federal Mutual Insurance Company of Australia Limited, 27th October 1927' within engraved border and flowerheads, marked 'STG Silver', 27.5 cm (11") long.

Footnotes

  • Provenance:
    The Curiosity Shop Canberra, 17 Apr 1979
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