An Australian silver mounted emu egg by Evan Jones, Sydney circa 1880,
Lot 3
An Australian silver mounted emu egg by Evan Jones, Sydney circa 1880,
Sold for AU$ 3,416 (US$ 3,193) inc. premium
Lot Details
An Australian silver mounted emu egg by Evan Jones, Sydney circa 1880,
the vertically mounted egg on a domed ovolo base chased with leaves rising to a tree trunk issuing fern leaves, applied with shield engraved 'Present to T.H. Chandler Esq, by the employees of the Newcaslte Steam Ship/Co. Lime St Sydney, April 3rd 1882', engraved girdle and an emu amongst ferns finial, marked 'EVAN JONES/SYDNEY' 28cm(11") high
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