S. Morden and Co.
1800 - 1899
Wood, leather, rosewood and brass
155 x 455 x 310 mm
Place of origin
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Attingham Park, Shropshire (Accredited Museum)
Large 19th century rectangular wooden box covered in black leather with a decorative stamped border to the hinged lid with strap handle. Purple leather interior, rosewood borders. Brass lock on which are stamped the maker's details: S.MORDEN and CO MAKERS LONDON.
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
PATENT WARRENTED S.MORDAN and CO MAKERS LONDON (Brass lock stamped)
Makers and roles
S. Morden and Co., lock maker