Description: A wonderful association piece!
This monogrammed ("RG") sterling silver case has engraved on the verso: "To Rubin Goldmark in admiration from his friend Mischa Elman".
Goldmark (1872-1936) was an American composer and piano teacher. His students included Aaron Copland and George Gershwin. Elman (1891-1967) was a Ukranian-born American violinist whose recorded legacy spanned more than six decades.
Hinged case has an elaborately chased cover and is signed in the interior with the Watrous Mfg. Co. logo, "Sterling" and numbered "58". It measures 3 1/4" x 3 1/4" and weighs 3 troy ounces. Item #DA00177.
Condition: A few small dents on back panel, otherwise very good.