A Wedgewood light blue Jasperware bean box with white decoration. The relief decoration is in white. The sides are decorated in the usual manner, with cherubs, decorative frames and a floral band.
The top of the lid is another story, with a large, Modern, stylized bird form. This is the Speedbird, the logo of the British Overseas Airways Corporation (BOAC). This logo was originally designed for Imperial Airways, but rarely used by them. It was adopted as the logo of British Airways on its formation in 1974.
It is 3" wide by 2.75" deep by 2" tall.
Condition: as new, no wear or damage.
Mark: usual Wedgwood mark on the bottom, dated 1969.
Item ID: 2658