Stamped with Cobbold's marks, an orb and a cross, and the Norwich city arms, a castle and a lion.

The boss of the cover is engraved with the coat of arms of the Bell family of Suffolk and the initials W P, probably those of a husband and wife.

Provenance

Viscount Rothermere, sold through Christie's, 1941; private collection.


Norwich Castle Museum & Art Gallery

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