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Set of silver boxes c.1972

RCIN 95749

The Prince of Wales commissioned this set of silver boxes from the goldsmith Gerald Benney as a Silver Wedding Anniversary present for The Queen and The Duke of Edinburgh. The outer box shows the coat of arms of The Queen and The Duke, and each inner box is engraved with a view of a different royal residence: Balmoral, Windsor Castle, Sandringham, and Buckingham Palace; the smallest box encloses a silver presentation plaque.