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The circular box has a friction-fitted lid ornamented with a large chased Tudor rose. The interior is gold washed.

Inscription

None.

Marks

“STERLING” struck and “Stone” incised, and struck across St incuse chasing hammer, on center of base.

Provenance

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.

Credit Line

Helen and Alice Coburn Fund

about 1906

Object Place

Gardner, Massachusetts, United States

Dimensions

Overall: 2 x 4.4 cm (13/16 x 1 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

1979.175

Medium or Technique

Silver

Collections

Americas

Classifications

Silver hollowware