Object Place: England
Overall: 26.8cm (10 9/16in.) Other (open maximum): 50.5cm (19 7/8in.)
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Painted and gilded paper leaf. Obverse: center scene of “His Majesty George III, with Queen Charlotte and the Royal Family” (after Zoffany, 1770), floral motifs at borders and sides. Reverse: pastoral scene of Italianate house by lake, floral motifs at borders and sides. Gilded paper binding. Carved mother-of-pearl sticks with gilded scenes of man and woman (center blades), woman on obverse guard, man on reverse gurad, floral motifs. Mother-of-pearl rings on rivet. Brass rings set with six red stones. Cf. 1976.309.
Gift of Miss Esther Oldham