London, Greater London, England
Materials & Technique:
metalwork, snuff boxes, silver: fabricated, stamped, engraved, gilt
Primary Insc: stamped inside lid: "sovereign head/JW/lion passant"
stamped inside base: "anchor/JW/D"
Secondary Insc: engraved inside lid: "Presented/As a Token of respect to/THOMAS MASON ESQR./by a few Government Officers, &,/by the Police Force at New Norfolk,/over whom He Presided upwards of ten Years/July 1849."
closed 1.7 h x 7.6 w x 5.1 d cm open 5.9 h cm
: Purchased 2014 Accession No
: NGA 2014.1500