George VI sterling silver desk box. Made by WT Toghill in Birmingham in 1939. Rectangular with round corners. Cover is hinged and has tab. On cover top is central rectangular cartouche (vacant) with diagonal lines from cartouche corner to cover corner, and allover engine-turned ornament. Box and cover interior cedar lined and partitioned. Box underside lined with leather. Hallmarked. Excellent condition with good patina and snugly fitting cover.
Dimensions: H 2 1/8 x W 6 1/2 x D 3 1/2 in. Gross weight: 16.6 troy ounces. BI486