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Parquetry - Picture Frame, 1900-1950 Object Reg. No: ST 034252

Summary:
Parquetry picture frame (unfinished) a design in native Australian timbers - probably Native Cherry (exocarpus cupressiformis) (santalaceae) for flowers, Mulga (acacia aneura) (leguminosae) for butterfly wings. Made by Edwin Ault within the period 1900-1950.
Acquisition Information:
Donation from Ms Helen Hallett, 1980
Discipline: Technology
Dimensions: 50 mm (Height), 190 mm (Width), 460 mm (Length)

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Tagged with: australian timbers, 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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