Spherical body and moulded foot, the hinged cover has a knob finial.

There is a curved S-handle with scroll thumb-piece cast in one piece. The only decoration is a double band of simple chevrons engraved on the cover and body where the two meet. One of five gifts to three museums by H Eric Miller through the Art Fund between 1928 and 1946.

National Museum of Scotland

Chambers Street, Edinburgh, Midlothian, EH1 1JF
0300 123 6789

Opening times

Daily, 10am – 5pm 26 Dec and 1 Jan, 12 – 5pm Closed 25 Dec

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