Small enamel mirrored box, scene entitled ‘A Present from Leighton’, c1790
English Enamel box, the oval form with pale blue ground, the lid printed with a depiction of a market cross, titled ‘A Present from Leighton’, the original mirror inside the lid.
5 x 3.5 x 2.6cm
Small restorations to enamel on base, some old crazing to top, the original mirror with spotting.
Leighton Buzzard is a market town in Bedfordshire, where this 15th century 5-sided cross still stands in the market square.