Parquetry - Vase, Edwin Ault, 1900-1950 Object Reg. No: ST 034271

Summary:
Parquetry vase, probably made from Native Cherry (exocarpus cupressiformis) (santalaceae) & inlaid with Blackwood (acacia melanoxylon) (leguminosae) for vase, the stem is possibly Forest Red Gum (eucalyptus tereticornis) (myrtaceae). Made by Edwin Ault within the period 1900-1950.
Description:
Parquetry vase, finished with a polish.
Acquisition Information:
Donation from Ms Helen Hallett, 1980
Discipline: Technology
Dimensions: 220 mm (Height), 55 mm (Width), 55 mm (Length)

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Tagged with: australian timbers, eucalypts, legume or pea family leguminosae or fabaceae, legumes pulses, myrtle family myrtaceae, 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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