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|Description||Oval patch box commemorating Vice-Admiral Horatio Nelson (1758-1805). The surface is enamelled, the base and sides white, decorated with flowers and drapes, the lid is painted with a coloured portrait of Nelson in uniform and a hat. On the side of the box is inscribed: 'Trafalgar 21st October 1805'.|
|Date made||circa 1805|
|Credit||National Maritime Museum, Greenwich, London. Caird Fund.|
|Materials||coating: enamel; copper|
|Measurements||Overall: 50 x 38 x 22 mm|
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