Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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  • John Bettridge
    active 1800s
    active: England, United Kingdom
  • vinaigrette, 1827
  • Where object was made: Birmingham, England, United Kingdom
  • sterling silver
  • Object Height/Width/Length: 0.9 x 3.2 x 2.2 cm
    Object Height/Width/Length: 3/8 x 1 1/4 x 7/8 in
  • Gift of Kathleen McBride Hall
  • Not on display
  • 2005.0190

Lid and bottom of box are decorated with a leaf pattern. The top has a space free of decoration (as if saved for a monogram). The inside is gold colored with a hinged grate made of swirls of openwork.