W: 3cm (1.2")H: 2.5cm (1")D: 4cm (1.6")
Rare pink base enamel patch box of theatrical interest. The lid has a hand-coloured transfer print of a couple in front of a thatched cottage with the writing underneath; 'Harvest Home - Act last Sc. last'. Bilston C1780. Original internal polished steel mirror. NB: This box is taken from a print of a popular play of its time in the late 18th Century.