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Patch box

Object Number: 
1978.56ab
Date: 
ca. 1800
Medium: 
Silver
Dimensions: 
Overall: 1 3/4 x 2 3/4 in. ( 4.4 x 7 cm )
Marks: 
stamped: twice on the interior of the cover and twice on the interior base: "I H" in a rectangle
Description: 
Seamed silver patch box; circular body with straight sides; molded band applied around the base; circular cover with an applied molded band around the edge; cover engraved with an unidentified crest, an arm holding a sword; maker's mark stamped twice on the interior of the cover and twice on the interior base.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Robert T. and Sandra A. Trump
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group