Stamp in box

Object Number: 
INV.4664a-c
Date: 
1850-1900
Medium: 
Wood, metal, paper
Dimensions: 
Overall: 1 3/8 x 1 1/2 in. ( 3.5 x 3.8 cm )
Marks: 
intaglio (inverted): on face of stamp: "MON DIEU EST MA ROCHE" printed paper label: affixed inside box lid: "MORING / 323 / HIGH HOLBORN, / LONDON, / W.C. / ENGRAVER, JEWELLER" handwritten in pencil: on bottom of box: "I. V. / COX"
Description: 
Metal stamp with rectangular face with canted corners and short, cylindrical handle; face with shield surmounted by lion(?) in profile, with banner inscribed "MON DIEU EST MA ROCHE" below; in cylindrical wooden box with screw-on lid with printed paper label affixed inside.
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group