Patch box

Coating: enamel, copper | 44 x 38 x 25mm | c. 1800

Unknown Artist

Oval patch box commemorating Vice-Admiral Horatio Nelson (1758-1805). The surface is enamelled, the base and sides in pale blue. The lid is white with a tinted transfer of a ship, inscribed 'Nelson Triumphant', 'Victory or Death'.

Credit: National M...
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