Lafayette Antique Bilston Enamel Patch Trinket Box American Civil War General. Description : This is an antique patch, pill or trinket box commemorating Lafayette with a hand painted portrait of him on the top. The French man, Marquis de Lafeyette. Travelled to the new American C.
Olonies, and offered his military service to the Army when he was aged 19. With the approval of Congress, he.
Was commissioned to the rank of Major General. He fought in the following battles in the American Revolutionary War. Brandywine, Gloucester, Valley Forge, Barren Hill, Rhode Island, Monmouth, Greenspring and the Seige of Yorktown.
Place of Origin : England Maker : Bilston Materials : Enamel Marks : Initials "X" or "SS"? Inside lid Age : Late 18C Measurements : It is 2 cm high and the portrait part measures 5cm x 3 cm. Condition :The box is in very good antique condition. There are a couple of crackle lines and a little damage above the letter "T".
A small piece of enamel is missing from under the lid. Tiny rough patch on the base rim. The metal parts have coloured to dull over the years. This is a pre used vintage or antique item and I list all the faults I can find in the condition report, but please look at the enlargeable photos to further appraise condition, as these form part of the description.
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