The oval box has a molded flat foot and friction-fitted lid that is slightly domed and ornamented with a band of chased swirling lines. The interior is gold washed.
“Stone,” with profile of incuse chasing hammer across St, and “STERLING / G” struck on bottom. “10” struck inside rim of lid and outside rim of inner lip.
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