Live Auction

Australian, Maritime & Exploration | Part I

Gibson’s is delighted to announce our forthcoming Australian, Maritime & Exploration auction featuring items of Australian historical interest and importance including Australian and Colonial Furniture, Decorative Arts, Paintings and Early Photography, Scrimshaw, Artefacts, Goldfields and Convict interest, Militaria, Books and Documents.

Leading the sale is the exquisite Australian silver cake clock, commissioned by the Myer Emporium in celebration of the Centenary of Melbourne in 1934, made by renowned silversmiths, Steeth & Son, of Melbourne Cup fame. At almost five kilograms of silver, this example is twice the size of the model in the collection of the National Gallery of Victoria and presents a unique opportunity for private collectors and institutions to acquire a piece of significant Victorian history.


Level 1, 885-889 High Street
Armadale, VIC 3143


Thursday 6 July, 10am-5pm
Friday 7 July, 10am-5pm
Saturday 8 July, 10am-5pm

Contact Information

Jennifer Gibson

Jennifer Gibson

Head of Valuations

Dennice Collett

Dennice Collett

Decorative Arts Senior Specialist