Mauchline ware trinket box

Small rectangular wooden trinket box with push on lid.  The black transfer print depicts a busy harbour scene with "ROTHESAY FROM THE EAST" inscribed below.   W & A Smith of Mauchline, Ayrshire developed the manufacture of transfer printed treen, or wooden ware which became highly popular as gifts and souvenirs.
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Creator :
W & A Smith
Place of Production :
Mauchline, Ayrshire
Dimensions :
height 35mm, width (base) 90mm, depth (base) 68mm
Materials :
wood, sycamore
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Copyright :
Dumfries & Galloway Council
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