Parquetry - Bowl, Edwin Ault, 1900-1950 Object Reg. No: ST 034266

Summary:
Leaf shaped bowl with 3 legs shaped as human legs probably made from Blackwood (acacia melanoxylon) (leguminosae) for bowl, Native Cherry (exocarpus cupressiformis) (santalaceae) for legs inlay shows native flowers made from Native Cherry & Blackwood (acacia melanoxylon) (leguminosae). Made by Edwin Ault within the period 1900-1950.
Description:
Leaf shaped bowl, finished with a polish.
Acquisition Information:
Donation from Ms Helen Hallett, 1980
Discipline: Technology
Dimensions: 50 mm (Height), 130 mm (Width), 230 mm (Length)

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