compartmentalized box

Object Number: 
INV.13801
Date: 
1850-1900
Medium: 
Pewter
Dimensions: 
Overall: 2 1/2 x 5 7/8 x 5 1/8 in. ( 6.4 x 14.9 x 13 cm )
Description: 
Rectangular pewter spice box on four scroll feet with a slide lid that has a dolphin finial; the interior is fitted with six compartments; inscribed at the base is a diaper pattern; figure of an angel carrying a bell in her right hand and a set of scales in her left and a "74" can be seen in the bottom right of the seal.
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group