The Jewel Box Book Table of Contents

  • Acknowledgements
    • Introduction
    • Boxes Through the Ages
    • The "Modern" Jewel Box (1900 to 1925)
    • A Medley of Styles
  • Decoration
    • Floral Motifs
    • Revival Motifs
    • Other Motifs of the Period
  • Jewel Box Linings and Bottom Decoration
  • Metal Composition
  • Finishes
  • From the Manufacturer to the Market
    • Trademarks
    • Patents
    • Copyrights
    • Pirating of Designs
    • Quality Control
    • Sales and Advertising
  • Sample Catalogs of the Time
  • Manufacturers and Their Boxes
    • Anchor Silver Plate Company
    • The Art Metal Works
    • Benedict Manufacturing Company
    • Benedict–Proctor
    • Brainard & Wilson Corporation
    • (P.A.) Coon Silver Manufacturing Company
    • Jennings Brothers Manufacturing Company
    • Kronheimer & Oldenbusch Company
    • (N.B.) Rogers Silver Plate Company
    • Weidlich Brothers Manufacturing Company
  • Other Boxes of the Period
    • Manufacturer Unknown
    • German Jewel Boxes
  • Back of book
    • Collier's Cyclopedia, "The Language of Flowers
    • Dating Jewel Boxes
    • References: Catalogs, and other Publications Cited
    • Meaning of Other Common Motifs
    • Jewel Box Value Guide
    • Abbreviations Used in this Book