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Silver kettle and spirit lamp given by Queen Charlotte to Sir Joseph Banks [realia] / Rebecca Emes [and] Edward Barnard
Bib ID 2661854
Format ObjectObject [realia]
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Description 1813 
1 kettle : silver ; height 20 cm. approx. 
Series

Rex Nan Kivell Collection ; NK29.

Notes

Inscription: "This most judicious improvement. Of a Comfort indispensably necessary in a sick chamber, was most graciously presented to Sir Joseph Banks By The Queen when Her Majesty Accompanied by Their Royal Highnesses the Princesses Augusta and Mary Honored his Family with a Visit at Spring Grove, on Monday October the fourth 1813"--Engraved on the kettle.

Rex Nan Kivell Collection NK29.

More information about the item published in Unbound : the National Library of Australia magazine. Canberra : National Library of Australia, 2016-. Issue September 2019. https://www.nla.gov.au/unbound/september-2019

Also available online http://nla.gov.au/nla.obj-138405433

Subjects Charlotte, Queen, consort of George III, 1744-1818.  |  Banks, Joseph, 1743-1820.  |  Kettles.  |  Silverware -- Great Britain.
Form/genre Kettles.  |  Spirit lamps.
Other authors/contributors Charlotte, Queen, consort of George III, 1744-1818  |  Barnard, Edward, active 1783-1813  |  Emes, Rebecca
Exhibited Exhibited: "Parliamentary Display", Parliament House, Canberra, June - August, 2001.  Exhibited: "Treasures Gallery", National Library of Australia, 7 October 2011 - 15 December 2012. 

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