An Australian silver cup
by Jochim Matthias Wendt, circa 1880
raised on a circular foot engraved and chased with fern and flower heads rising to a fern trunk, issuing fern leaves, the waisted bowl with embossed and chased fruit and flower swags and "Won by J Thomas for 300 yards Foot Race at Salisbury S.A. March 10 1880" above a band of waterlily leaves, marked "J.M. WENDT/ ADELAIDE",
26cm (10") high.300gms (9.6oz) 350grams (11.2 oz).