Dark bronze box with sterling silver mounts, circa 1905. The box is constructed using silver metal rivets and decorated with a silver rope pattern. The corners are decorated with stylised flower heads.

A similar box is pictured on page 181 of "The Silversmiths of Birmingham and their marks: 1750-1980". Written by Kenneth Crisp Jones, Published 1981. The box shown has the same silver rope design and dark bronze colouring.

All images shown are courtesy of Steven Bishop at Meridian Gallery (www.meridiangallery.co.uk



8" Length
4" width
2 1/2" Height