DescriptionSeven Silver and Silver-Plated Shirley Temple Childhood Articles: Coin Purse and Trinkets, circa 1815-1940
2-1/4 inches high x 3-3/4 inches wide (5.7 x 9.5 cm) (purse, excluding chain)
3.83 troy ounces (weighable)
The lot comprising:
A Davis, Moss & Co. English silver coin purse, circa 1910, marked (lion passant), (anchor), (l), (DM&Co);
An American silver round cosmetic box, marked STERLING, 805, (fleur-de-lis);
A William B. Meyers Co. silver miniature square box, marked STERLING, (M), HAND MADE;
A French small silver-plated booklet with a photographic history of Joan of Arc;
An English silver and gold thimble engraved MAUDE, (Shirley's grandmother) marked (7-crown);
A small enamel and silver pendant, marked STERLING;
A Ledsam & Vale George III English silver and silvergilt satchel-form vinaigrette, circa 1815, marked (lion passant), (duty mark), (L&Co).
Property from the Personal Collection of Shirley Temple Black
Minor scattered denting to purse, warping to interior lid flange to round cosmetic box, wear to pages of Joan of Arc booklet, otherwise presenting well with surface scratches commensurate with age, polishing, and use.
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