An oval-shaped, battersea enamel patch box. A transfer print of a scene of a Rozièr balloon over water appears on the hinged lid. The scene probably represents the fatal attempt to fly the English Channel from east to west, 15 June 1785.
Gift of the Norfolk Charitable Trust
Overall: 7 × 1.9 × 3.5cm (2 3/4 × 3/4 × 1 3/8 in.)
National Air and Space Museum
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