- Museum number
Box; silver-gilt; circular; portrait busts of George II and George III on lid and base; mottoes and signature; contains printed double-sided paper discs, sewn together, depicting and describing events leading up to and during the Seven Years War; including land and sea battle scenes, treaty signings and a commemoration of the marriage of George III.
- Production date
- 1763 (?)
Diameter: 5 centimetres
- Curator's comments
- See also 1933,0113.2
See also 1933,0113.2
Associated dates : 1752-1763 (General period covered by discs).
Associated dates : 1756-1763 (Seven Years War).
Associated dates : 1761 (Marriage of George III).
Associated dates : 1744-1754 (French and Indian Wars).
Associated dates : 1762 (Capture of Havana).
- Not on display
- Discs have broken away into uneven groupings.
- Associated events
Commemoration of: Seven Years War
Commemoration of: French and Indian Wars
Commemoration of: Marriage of George III and Charlotte of Mecklenburg-Strelitz
Named in Inscription: Capture of Havana
Named in Inscription: Capture of Manila
- Acquisition date
- Britain, Europe and Prehistory
- Registration number