This small tin is decorated with The Milkbanke and Melbourne Family which is a painting by George Stubbs, it was created in about 1770 and was probably commissioned by Sir Penistone Lamb who later became 1st Viscount Melbourne and the father of William Lamb, 2nd Viscount Melbourne, who served as Prime Minister during the early years of the reign of Queen Victoria and after whom the city of Melbourne (Victoria, Australia) is named.
The original painting hangs in the National Gallery in London
Fruit Flavoured Bonbons – These are delightful little hard-boiled sweets, with no artificial colours, flavourings or preservatives and are suitable for vegetarians. They are a perfect size for a ‘pick me up,’ carry in your handbag or even travel sweet for the car. Three flavours to choose from – pineapple, grapefruit and lime.
No artificial colours, flavourings or preservatives.
Suitable for vegetarians.
Size – 90 x 70 x 37 mm