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Emu egg teapot , ca. 1870
7 9/10 × 5 9/10 × 3 1/2 in
20 × 15 × 9 cm
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Powerhouse Museum
Sydney
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Teapot, silver / emu egg, made by Evan Jones, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia, c. 1870

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Teapot, silver / emu egg, made by Evan Jones, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia, c. 1870

The teapot is most likely part of a tea service displayed in the Colonial and Indian Exhibition in London in 1886 and Indian Exhibition in London and in the Jubilee International Exhibition in Adelaide in 1887.

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Stamped on side of foot ring: EVAN JONES SYDNEY.
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About the work
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Powerhouse Museum
Sydney
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Teapot, silver / emu egg, made by Evan Jones, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia, c. 1870

The …

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Teapot, silver / emu egg, made by Evan Jones, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia, c. 1870

The teapot is most likely part of a tea service displayed in the Colonial and Indian Exhibition in London in 1886 and Indian Exhibition in London and in the Jubilee International Exhibition in Adelaide in 1887.

Link to object …

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Image rights
Image provided by the Powerhouse Museum
Signature
Stamped on side of foot ring: EVAN JONES SYDNEY.
Emu egg teapot , ca. 1870
7 9/10 × 5 9/10 × 3 1/2 in
20 × 15 × 9 cm