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Travel case

Travel case

  • Place of origin:

    England

  • Museum number:

    LOAN:GILBERT.1090:1, 2-2008

  • Gallery location:

    In Storage

Physical description

Wood and metal-banded travel case for gilded silver toilet service, prob. 18th century; with 20th-century green felt lining and removable tray; the lid with engraved brass owner's mark, the front with two 20th-century dealer's seals

Place of Origin

England

Marks and inscriptions

Owner's mark
THE R.T HON.BLE THE EARL OF BRIDGEWATER
DRESSING PLATE
engraved on brass plaque on lid of chest

dealer's seals
139 S J PHILLIPS
NEW BOND STREET
on red wax seal, S.J. Phillips resides at 139 New Bond Street

Dimensions

Height: 26.5 cm, Width: 79.7 cm, Depth: 53.3 cm

Descriptive line

Wood and metal-banded travel case for gilded silver toilet service, prob. 18th century; with 20th-century green felt lining and removable tray

Materials

Wood; Metal; Paper; Leather; Wax

Collection

Metalwork Collection

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