overall (box): 3 3/8 x 11 3/8 x 6 1/4 in. ( 8.6 x 28.9 x 15.9 cm )
overall (sash): 2 x 4 3/4 x 110 1/2 in. ( 5.1 x
painted: on lid, beneath handle: "John S. Ellis"
Yellow silk jersey sash with yellow cord tassels, in black metal box with hinged lid which locks with skeleton key at the center front of the box, green swivel handle at center of lid and owner's name painted beneath; removable metal divider inside box, with ring handle at the center,; single-bit key has oval head with heart-shaped void center.
Gift of Mrs. Augustus Van Horne Ellis
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