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Egg Cup - Wooden, Edwin Ault, 1900-1950 Object Reg. No: ST 034269

Summary:
Egg cup had been turned then 4 presumably human-shaped legs have been carved. Probably made of native cherry (exocarpus cupressiformis) (santalaceae). Made by Edwin Ault within the period 1900-1950.
Description:
Egg cup with four wooden legs. Only one leg has been fully carved to resemble a human leg.
Acquisition Information:
Donation from Ms Helen Hallett, 1980
Discipline: Technology
Dimensions: 5 mm (Height), 75 mm (Width), 75 mm (Length)

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Tagged with: australian timbers, sandalwood family santalaceae, turnery, woodworking
Themes this item is part of: Sustainable Futures Collection
Primary Classification: ECONOMIC BOTANY
Secondary Classification: Timber Products
Tertiary Classification: (to be classified)
Maker: Edwin Ault, Victoria, Australia, 1900-1950

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