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Box

Made by: Cohen & Charles ||Carley & Clemence, Limited

Currently in storage


About this object

The sides of the round box are silver. The cover is set with a piece of tortoiseshell on which is set an engraved silver plaque in the shape of an ocean liner. The lid is detachable.

Category:
SILVERWORK
Made from:
Silver -- tortoiseshell
Made in:
ENGLAND: London
Date made:
1923
Size:
overall __ __ __ __1.60 IN
overall __ __ __ __4.08 CM

Detailed information for this item

Catalog number:
12.331.1-2
Class:
SILVER
Signature marks:
MARK || INSCRIPTION __On bottom and lid: Lion passant (sterling standard, 1916-1936) || Leopard's head (London Assay office, 1916-1936) || Date letter h (1923) || C &.. on a rectangle with rounded corners (maker: either Charles & Cohen or Carly & Clemence) || on ship on lid: BERENGARIA
Credit line:
Bequest of Marjorie Merriweather Post, 1973