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Tobacco box and lid

Tobacco box and lid

  • Place of origin:

    Dublin (made)

  • Date:

    1745 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Currie, William (maker)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Engraved silver-gilt

  • Credit Line:

    Bequeathed by Claude D. Rotch

  • Museum number:

    M.324:1, 2-1962

  • Gallery location:

    Silver, Room 65, The Whiteley Galleries, case 19 []

Place of Origin

Dublin (made)

Date

1745 (made)

Artist/maker

Currie, William (maker)

Materials and Techniques

Engraved silver-gilt

Marks and inscriptions

WC below a fleur-de-lys
Sponsor's mark: William Curry

Town mark: Dublin

Date Letter
Partly rubbed out

Mark: Hibernia

Object history note

Bequest - Rotch
Acquisition RF: 61 / 3157

Materials

Silver-gilt

Techniques

Engraving; Mercury-gilding

Categories

Metalwork

Collection

Metalwork Collection

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