Shell-shaped, the cover chased as an escallop with a dolphin on the hinge, on four shell supports.

The underside is engraved with the initials & monogram of the 4th Earl of Rosebery.

Provenance

Baron Meyer de Rothschild; by descent 6th Earl of Rosebery


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Newgate, Barnard Castle, County Durham, DL12 8NP
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