B-2008

SOLD

English, brass engraved honor box with a rhyme on the top, c. 1860, original key, working order, 9.5″L, 4.75″ D, 7.0″ H 2/05. Rhyme: “A halfpenny down the chimney put, push down the spring the lid slips up, fill your pipe without delay, shut down the lid or 6d pay”.