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Box

Made by: Wedgwood

Currently in storage


About this object

The box is irregular in shape with five fingerlike projections like a star. On the cover, in white, is a bust of Elizabeth II facing left with the royal crown floating above her head. She wears a pearl necklace and a wrap. On either side of her is an eight-pointed star or flower. Around the sides of the box is a oak leaf chain with acorns. The cover is detachable.

Category:
ceramics
Made from:
Jasperware
Made in:
Etruria, England
Date made:
1953
Size:
9.5 cm (3 3/4 in.)

Detailed information for this item

Catalog number:
26.31.1-2
Class:
CERAMICS
Signature marks:
MARK; DATE on back: 1953, Wedgwood Pale Blue Jasper, Made in England
Credit line:
Bequest of Marjorie Merriweather Post, 1973