Spider (tarantula) pendant and chain
04 May 1874 - 09 May 1943
Tarantula pendant and chain
silver and blister pearl
39.4 cm chain; 3.4 x 3.1 cm pendant :
a - chain; 39.4 cm; chain
b - pendant; 3.4 x 3.1 cm; pendant
Signature & date
Not signed. Not dated.
Not on display
Shown in 1 exhibition
Review: works by women from the permanent collection of the Art Gallery of New South Wales, Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, 08 Mar 1995–04 Jun 1995
Referenced in 3 publications
Kenneth Cavill and Eva Czernis-Ryl, Brilliant: Australian gold and silver 1851-1950, 'Australian gold and silver 1901-1950', pg. 59-124, Sydney, 2011, 68 (colour illus., detail). plate no. 109
Unknown (Editor), Heritage: The national women's art book, Sydney, 1995, 176 (illus.). cat.no. 293. Entry by Louise Giacco. Biography by Louise Giacco p 337.
Deborah Edwards and Unknown, Australian decorative arts, Sydney, 1991, 23(colour illus.) ,22. cat.no. 99