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Coin holder

Description

Sterling silver flat rectangular coin holder with rounded edges. The top lid opens up the width of the object and the other lid opens up half the length of the object. On the top of the top lid, it is concave with lines etched in. At the opposite end from the top lid, is ring that allows for easy attachment and a button to push that opens the lid.

Details

Maker
unknown
Inscriptions
"S.W.P." (Engraved)
"LIBERTY / 1895" (Engraved)
"UNITED STATES OF AMERICA / FIVE D." (Engraved)
Associated Building
Original to Phillips House (Salem, Mass.).
Material
sterling silver
Object type
Personal Gear
Descriptive terms
coin holders
Holder, Coin
sterling silver
Dimensions
1 3/16 (W) (inches)
Accession Number
2006.44.2685AB
Credit Line
Gift of the Stephen Phillips Memorial Charitable Trust for Historic Preservation
GUSN
222681

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