The oval box has a flat foot and a friction-fitted lid that is slightly domed and ornamented with a garland of chased flowers and leaves.
“A [pellet] E [pellet] P” chased inside circular floral design.
“Stone,” with profile of incuse chasing hammer across St, and “STERLING / H” struck on bottom. “14” struck inside box, along bottom edge, and inside lid.
Arthur and Elizabeth Bent Stone estate to their companion Annie E. Priest; by descent to Alma Bent, Stone’s cousin, from whom the Museum purchased the piece.
Helen and Alice Coburn Fund