George III & Queen Charlotte

George III & Queen Charlotte

Code: 11033

Dimensions:

W: 7cm (2.8")H: 3cm (1.2")D: 5.3cm (2.1")

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Very unusual hand-painted snuff box depicting King George III and Queen Charlotte in profile facing one another.  The white-ground base is painted with naive polychrome flowers.  The hinged lid opens to reveal a centre section making it a double snuff box.  Birmingham C1760.  NB: This box was possibly made to commemorate the couple`s ascension to the throne.