Archibald KNOXSILVER STUDIOLIBERTY AND CO, Cymric cigarette box Enlarge 1 /1

On display on Level 1

Archibald KNOX

Great Britain 1864 – 1933

designer

SILVER STUDIO

commenced 1869 /1889 – 1963

designers (organisation)

W. H. HASELER AND CO

W. H. HASELER AND CO

1870 – c.1914

manufacturer

LIBERTY AND CO

Great Britain commenced 1875

retailer (organisation)

Cymric cigarette box design 1901 Description: (Model 632)
Place made: Birmingham, West Midlands, England
Materials & Technique: metalwork, cigarette boxes, sterling silver and champlevé enamel

Primary Insc: hallmarked on the side in a rhombus-like shield: L&Co and the letter d (1903.04) which also appears on underside of lid.
Secondary Insc: hallmarked on side with an anchor in a shield (Birmingham), the lion passant (sterling standard) and the work CYMRIC in a rectangle, the lion also appears on the underside of lid.
Dimensions: 5.9 h x 20.4 w x 12.8 d cm
Acknowledgement: Purchased 1988
Accession No: NGA 88.1493