2007.001.057

Catalog Date: 
02/20/2007
Gparent: 
3: Personal Artifacts
Collection: 
Joyce C. Frenell Collection
Date: 
early 1900s?
Object Name: 
Pillbox
Owned: 
Mary "Mamie" Jacobs Shankland Rounseville
Parent: 
Personal Gear
People: 
Aszman, Lucile Palmer Shankland Frenell, Joyce Carolyn Aszman Jacobs, Cyrus Jacobs, Mamie Rounseville, Mary "Mamie" Jacobs Shankland
Provenance: 
Mary "Mamie" Jacobs Shankland Rounseville (5/24/1871 - 6/19/1953), passed to daughter Lucile Palmer Shankland Aszman (4/21/1898 - June 1983), passed to daughter Joyce Carolyn Aszman Frenell (5/27/1927 - ).
Record As: 
Gift
Record From: 
Joyce Frenell
Sterling silver pillbox that belonged to Mamie Jacobs. An "M" is engraved in the top. Round box with lid. Lid has raised designs of leafy swirls. "STERLING" "F&B" and "377" are stamped on the back. Possibly made by Foster & Bailey. Foster and Bailey made jewelry and ladies' accessory items in the early 1900s.