Princess Mary's Gift Box

Production date
1914

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Embossed brass box, known as Princess Mary's Gift Box which was distributed to all British and Imperial forces as well as the various army nursing services, Christmas 1914 and belonged to F A Jones. The box would originally have contained one ounce of pipe tobacco, twenty cigarettes, a pipe, a tinder lighter, Christmas card and photograph (none of which survive).
Collection Type
Objects
Inscription
English
Catalogue Number
1055/29
Associated Person and Role
Mary Lascelles (b.1897, d.1965)

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