Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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  • Nathaniel Mills & Sons
    active 1800s
  • vinaigrette, circa 1836
  • Where object was made: Birmingham, England, United Kingdom
  • sterling silver, gold
  • Object Height/Width/Length: 0.9 x 3.7 x 2.5 cm
    Object Height/Width/Length: 3/8 x 1 7/16 x 1 in
  • Gift of Kathleen McBride Hall
  • Not on display
  • 2005.0176
Label Text

On top of lid is a castle in relief, its tallest tower topped with a cross. On the base of the box is a blank rectangle. Inside there is a panel of floral and scroll openwork, hinged to the box on the right-hand side.