Stamp Case

Stamp Case

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Description
Rectangular case with friction-fit lid chained by single link at side. Identical, repousse chased design on obverse and reverse of two daisylike flowers to left of C scrolls and acanthus on a diapered ground covering top, right side and bottom. Gold washed interior. Collar struck incuse with trademark "(stag crest) / RW&S" in gothic or Old English letters, "STERLING" in roman letters, and "4".
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
case, stamp
date made
ca 1900
place made
United States: Connecticut, Wallingford
Physical Description
silver (overall material)
gold (interior wash material)
Measurements
overall: 3/8 in x 1 1/2 in x 1 1/8 in;.9525 cm x 3.81 cm x 2.8575 cm
ID Number
DL.60.1851
catalog number
60.1851
accession number
200122
Credit Line
Gift of Lucinda de Leftwich Templin, Ph.D., in memory of Ella Rice Templin
subject
Personal Accessories
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Data Source
National Museum of American History
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