This small tin is decorated with Marriage a la mode which is a painting by William Hogarth, this particular picture is one of a series of paintings between 1743 and 1745 intended by Hogarth as a pointed skewering of 18th-century society. They show the disastrous results of an ill-considered marriage for money or social status and satirize patronage and aesthetics.
The original painting hangs in the National Gallery in London
Mint Flavoured Bonbons – These are delightful little hard-boiled sweets, made from a very old traditional recipe. They are a perfect size for a little “minty fresh pick me up,’ carry in your bag or even travel sweet for the car.
No artificial colours, flavourings or preservatives.
Suitable for vegetarians.
Size – 90 x 70 x 37 mm