Cigarette Box

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Description

A silver cigarette box of oblong casket shaped form, bearing all-over engine-turned decoration and with applied husk patterned borders, the hinged cover incorporating a medallion inscribed with the Wokingham Coat of Arms, and all supported upon four plain bracket feet; the interior cedar lined including cedar bezel, and the underside of the cover with applied nameplate inscribed:

'Presented by Cllr. Dr. P Piggott Mayor 1961 - 1963'.

Makers Mark: - J G LTD

Nameplate Hallmarked: - London 1965

Makers Mark: - R.P.

Source

Identifier

WTH0043

Citation

J G Ltd, “Cigarette Box,” Wokingham's Virtual Museum, accessed October 21, 2020, https://wokingham-tc.gov.uk/museum/document/WTH0043.

Date

1963

Creator

J G Ltd

Dimensions

19.6 x 8.5 x 11.4cm

Medium

silver and cedar

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Phyllys Pleasance Pigott