American Silver Plated Thomas Jefferson Postcard Stamp Case

American c1890
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A late 19th century American novelty silver plated Stamp Case made in the form of a Thomas Jefferson postcard with a New York cancellation mark for May 20th 1890. The front engraved "POStage Stamps In", the reverse engraved with the legend -"Dear Uncle, you are two centsable to heed the licking our people stick to your purpose, your affec' niece, Columbin". The case swiveling open on a pin.

American c1890

£55.00

Condition
In good condition with no damage or repair, some minor plate loss.
Dimensions
H
25 mm (0.98 inches)
W
32 mm (1.26 inches)
D
9 mm (0.35 inches)
Country
America
Stock Code
TRS150620T
Medium
Silver Plate