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Vinaigrette box

Maker:
Possibly by Matthew Boulton (British, Birmingham 1728–1809 Birmingham)
Date:
1808
Culture:
British, Birmingham
Medium:
Silver
Dimensions:
L. 1 in. (2.5 cm)
Classification:
Metalwork-Silver
Credit Line:
Gift of Herbert K. Reis, in memory of Rose-Frances K. Reis (Mrs. Ralph A. Reis), 1983
Accession Number:
1983.575.53
Not on view
Marking: [1] k, Birmingham date letter for 1808;
[2] M - (partial strike), possibly MB for Matthew Boulton;
[3] anchor;
[4] King's head;
[5] lion passant

Location of marks:
[1]-[3] inside box;
[2],[4],[5] on cover
Herbert K. Reis (until 1983; to MMA)
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