An Australian silver cup
by Johann Heinrich Steiner, Adelaide, circa 1860
raised on a sexfoil base engraved with rocaille shells, the stem with waterlily fronds and leaves, the bowl with band of stiff leaves and engraved "Presented to George Strickland Kingston Esq. M.P. by the committee of the S.A. Rifle Association in token of their appreciation of his exertion in 1861 as the Honry. Secretary of the Society", marked 'H.ST/14/Winged lion rampant', mounted on a wooden plinth, 29.5cm high.
AU$ 5,000 - 8,000
£3,000 - 4,800
US$ 4,700 - 7,600
Australian Colonial Furniture and Australiana
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