Parquetry - Picture Frame, Edwin Ault, 1900-1950 Object Reg. No: ST 034254

Summary:
Parquetry picture frame with photo of the maker a cross section of Australian native timber probably Coast Banksia (banksia intergrifolia) (proteaceae) & inlaid with Fiddleback Blackwood (acacia melanoxylon) (leguminosae), Native Cherry (exocarpus cupressiformis) (santalaceae). Made by Edwin Ault within the period 1900-1950.
Description:
Picture frame finished with polish.
Acquisition Information:
Donation from Ms Helen Hallett, 1980
Discipline: Technology
Dimensions: 15 mm (Height), 240 mm (Width), 380 mm (Length)

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Tagged with: australian timbers, legume or pea family leguminosae or fabaceae, legumes pulses, parquetry, 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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