Name/TitleCadbury's "Peace" Gift Box
About this objectCadbury's "Peace" Gift Box
Base of box reads:
The cover of this box bears a representation of the Quadriga surmounting the Arch on Constitution Hill, London. The idea symbolized in the Quadriga is "The figure of Peace descending upon the Chariot of War, the charioteer immediately reins in his steeds." The work was executed by the famous sculptor Captain Adrian Jones, M.V.O, and the inscription upon the Arch is as follows:
"The Quadriga surmounting this Arch was presented to the nation as a memorial of deepest loyalty and respect to His Late Revered Majesty Edward VII. By Herbert 1st Baron Michelham of Hellingly, K.C.V.O., M.C.M., X., II."
Place MadeUnited Kingdom
Object TypeTin, Chocolate