ST HELENA ANGLO-BOER WAR TRINKET BOX MADE BY P.O.W. C. J. DU TOIT

A dovetailed wooden hinged trinket box, one hinge loose and lock missing. Inscribed on front side is the legend '1902 Gedachtenis van St Helena, C. J. du Toit, KGV' (Krygsgevangene). Lid is bevelled and interior has four compartments. The divisions made from well-shaped varnished wood. Two burghers of that name and initials are listed in [...]

ST HELENA ANGLO-BOER WAR TRINKET BOX MADE BY P.O.W. C. J. DU TOIT 2017-07-28T08:41:51+00:00