Napkin ring, sterling silver, George Bradley and Son, Geelong, Victoria, Australia, 1890 - 1898

Made by George Bradley and Son, c1890-1898.

This napkin ring belongs to the collection of silver and EPNS (electroplated nickel silver) tableware, trophies, napkin rings and spoons made and/or used in Australia between the 1890s and 1950s. Presented to the Museum in 2002, the collection was assembled in the 1980s and 1990s by Professor G W Kenneth Cavill, an Emeritus Professor of the University of New South Wales. In his retirement, Professor Cavill has researched and published the histories of notable early 20th century Australian silver...

Summary

2002/81/3
Napkin ring, sterling silver, George Bradley and Son, Geelong, Victoria, Australia, 1890 - 1898

Circular band with ornate engraved interlocking initials of 'JM' and on opposite side the date '29.10.98'.

Stamped maker's marks on interior 'G.B.&S. / STG. SIL'

Dimensions

26 mm

Production

George Bradley & Son, Geelong, name used 1890-1945

Geelong, Victoria

Engraved with date, 29.10.98
George Bradley and Son c1890-1898

Source

Donated through the Australian Government Cultural Gifts Program by Professor Kenneth Cavill, 2002
5 August, 2002

Cite this Object

Napkin ring, sterling silver, George Bradley and Son, Geelong, Victoria, Australia, 1890 - 1898 2013, Museum of Applied Arts & Sciences, accessed 27 June 2017, <https://ma.as/11663>
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