Birmingham, West Midlands, England
Materials & Technique:
metalwork, snuff boxes, silver: fabricated, stamped, engraved
Primary Insc: stamped inside lid: "sovereign head/D.P/lion passant"
stamped inside base: "anchor/D.P/D"
Secondary Insc: engraved on lid: "A PARTING GIFT FROM/Mrs M Alexander to Fredk McKellar Esq MD/In token of her appreciation of his Valuable Services/during a period of nearly seventeen years/SYDNEY N.S.W. 1ST JANY. 1867"
closed 2.3 h x 8.0 w x 5.1 d cm open 6.0 h
: Purchased 2014 Accession No
: NGA 2014.1496