Malachite box

Dublin Core

Subject

Gift

Description

This malachite box was given to President Lyndon B. Johnson by the Soviet Premier Aleksey N. Kosygin. It was presented to Johnson during the Glassboro Summit between June 23-25, 1967. The maker is unknown. This box is described with a gilt bronze frame and base with a velvet interior. The box contains a gold key with two faceted stones.

Creator

Rowan University Libraries Digital Scholarship Center

Source

Lyndon B. Johnson Library

Files

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Collection

Citation

Rowan University Libraries Digital Scholarship Center, “Malachite box,” Glassboro Summit Collection, accessed September 21, 2020, https://glassborosummit.com/items/show/263.