- Dec 1909 (Creation)
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Lidded tortoiseshell box presented to Fra Newbery by students in celebration of Newbery's 25th anniversary as director. Inscribed: "From the students to Fra H Newbery esquire the Director and Headmaster of the Glasgow School of Art on the occasion of the completion of his 25th year in that capacity 20th day of December 1909".
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Exhibited: Bridport, Bridport Museum; 2008.
Francis Henry Newbery. Mary Newbery Sturrock; on her death presented to GSA by her nephew, Fred Lang, 1985.
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round tortoiseshell box with silver inlay. Engraved 'FN' on lid.
Dimensions: 82 x 82 x 27 mm
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GB 1694 NMC/0902
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ISAD(G): General International Standard Archival Description - Second edition