Franklin Mint Sterling Silver Commemorative Bicentennial American Freedom Box. Presented is a charming Franklin Mint sterling silver commemorative box. This piece dates to 1976, and is commemorating the bicentennial anniversary of America. The lid of the box is beautifully decorated with an eagle and American flag, very dynamic and patriotic. Around the sides of the box are various historical scenes from American history.
All the decoration is very detailed and well done, with a great degree of visual appeal. The box is oval in form and rests on four ball and claw form feet. The interior of the box has a rich blue velvet lining.
This piece is in great condition. The velvet lining of the interior is clean and in good shape.
There are no splits, no dents, no breaks, no monograms, no monogram removals, and no repairs. The underside is stamped sterling, the Franklin Mint maker's mark, as well as 76 for the date 1976 and'The American Freedom Box. The box measures about 5 3/8 by 4 1/8 by 2 ½ inches, LxWxH. The box weighs 335 grams or 11.8 regular ounces.Considering the lightness of the velvet lining of the interior, the vast majority of this weight is sterling silver. Powered by SixBit's eCommerce Solution. The item "Franklin Mint Sterling Silver Commemorative Bicentennial American Freedom Box" is in sale since Friday, October 5, 2018. This item is in the category "Collectibles\Decorative Collectibles\Decorative Collectible Brands\Franklin Mint\Other Franklin Mint". The seller is "essexriverantiques" and is located in Essex, Massachusetts. This item can be shipped to United States.