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Goblet

GOBLET

Accession ID:

1963.16b

Name:

Goblet

Category:

Item

Type:

ArtWork

Maker:

Christian Ludwig Quist

Date:

c1865

Description

The body of this goblet is formed by half an Emu egg which is lined, gilt and with a beaded rim above an arcaded border. Beneath the egg, a scroll frieze calyx, (damaged), there is a plain stem with coiled snake (damaged), on a spreading foot engraved with scrollwork. It is marked under the base 'C. L. Qwist, Sydney'. The goblet accompanies the Jug - 1963.16a.


History

Regan Silverware Collection, Tamworth Regional Gallery.


Significance

Provenance: Donated by Mr and Mrs J.C. Lyttleton Taylor. Inscription: C.L. Quist, Sydney.


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