Haile Selassie Silver & Gold Box – Hubert Humphrey

Haile Selassie (Ethiopian, 1892-1975), Emperor of Ethiopia from 1930 to 1974. Silver and gold box given to Hubert Humphrey, former Vice President of the United States. With a hinged lid that lifts to reveal three compartments within the box. It rests on four stepped feet. Provenance: Gifted to Hubert Humphrey by Haile Selassie. Height: 3 1/4 in x width: 9 1/2 in x depth: 5 1/2 in. Weight: 1,947.1 grams