14 April 2005
A CONTINENTAL SILVER SPICE BOX
PROBABLY GERMAN, CIRCA 1700
Barrel-form, with imitation straps and engine-turned ground, apparently unmarked, also with accession number 71.17.3
1 5/8 in. (4 cm.) long; 28 gr.
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PROPERTY OF THE VIRGINIA MUSEUM OF FINE ART, SOLD TO BENEFIT THEIR ACQUISITIONS FUND
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