W: 4.5cm (1.8")H: 2.1cm (0.8")D: 3.5cm (1.4")
Rare pink base enamel patch box. The white-ground enamel lid depicts a flag, wreath, hat and shield with a banner depicting the number, 100. Around the blue border reads the motto; 'Civil Liberty and Public Prosperity be the Union and new Century'. Bilston C1807. Replaced internal mirror. NB: This box was made to commemorate the centenary of the Passing of the Acts of Union in 1707 between the Scottish and English.