The oblong box is fitted with a nine-part hinge that attaches the lid, which has a design of chased grapevines, leaves, and grape clusters. The interior is gold washed.
“Stone,” with profile of incuse chasing hammer across St, and “STERLING / H” struck on bottom. “4” 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