Dressing box

This dressing box belonged to Sir John Ross.  It has a hinged lid with brass straps and handles.  Held in the box are two glass dishes and four bottles all with decorated silver lids.  A seal for the British Consulate, Stockholm is also held in the box.  Sir John Ross was Great Britain’s Consul in Stockholm, Sweden between 1839 and 1846.
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220mm x 300mm
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wood, brass, glass, steel, velvet
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Accession number :
WIWMS 1994.29
Copyright :
Dumfries & Galloway Council
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