Mahogany, brass, cardboard and glass
1105 mm (Height) x 350 mm (Depth)
Place of origin
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Attingham Park, Shropshire (Accredited Museum)
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Small mahogany pillar box, octagonal in shape, with a domed top surmounted by an acorn finial. Gothic style brass letter box surround above a framed printed card giving details of postal rates, fitted to the hinged door. Brass Bramah lock. English manufacture circa 1870.
Attingham collection; bequeathed to the National Trust with the estate, house and contents of Attingham by Thomas Henry Noel-Hill, 8th Baron Berwick (1877-1947) on 15th May 1953.
Marks and inscriptions
£5.10.00 (marked in pencil inside door, presumably the carpenter's price).