Parquetry - Plaque, Edwin Ault, 1900-1950 Object Reg. No: ST 034259

Summary:
Rectangular plaque with top right corner splayed probably made of Kauri Pine (agathis robusta) (pinaceae) inlay includes Native Cherry (exocarpus cupressiformis) (santalaceae) for base and Blackwood (acacia melanoxylon) (leguminosae) plus Coast Banksia (banksia integrifolia) (proteaceae) for flowers. Made by Edwin Ault within the period 1900-1950.
Description:
Finished with a wax (possibly beeswax).
Acquisition Information:
Donation from Ms Helen Hallett, 1980
Discipline: Technology
Dimensions: 15 mm (Height), 210 mm (Width), 250 mm (Length)

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Tagged with: australian timbers, legume or pea family leguminosae or fabaceae, legumes pulses, parquetry, pine family pinaceae, protea family proteaceae, sandalwood family santalaceae, 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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