Lovely, Early 1800's Wedgwood Jasperware Matchbox in Deep Blue. Very Early Example
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Lovely, Early 1800's Wedgwood Jasperware Matchbox in Deep Blue. Very Early Example

Code: dacp00004jwb


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Product Description

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ARTIFACT: Lovely, early 1800's Wedgwood Jasperware matchbox in deep blue. Very early, primitive example. The top of the matchbox displays a Roman scene and the outer edge is detailed with raised wreath or floral details. Similar floral details are shown on the long sides of the box and the short sides show a group of cherubs. The base of the box displays a maker's stamp: "WEDGWOOD". There has been a small flake repair on inside corner and does not detract (see photo).

VINTAGE: Circa 1800's

SIZE: Approximately Lid: 3-7/8" x 2"; Bottom: 3-3/4" x 1-3/4" x 3/4"

MATERIALS / CONSTRUCTION: Dark blue Jasperware

ATTACHMENT: Lid

MARKINGS: "WEDGWOOD"

ITEM NOTES: This is from a decorative antique collection which we will be listing more of over the next few months. MABX16 LAGEX6/16 SAFJX01/17

CONDITION: 7+ (Very Fine+): The matchbox shows moderate wear, a flake repair on the inside corner that does not detract (see photo below), much of the details remain intact, overall very fine condition.

GUARANTEE: As with all my artifacts, this piece is guaranteed to be original, as described.