Inside lid: "CHARLES II 1630-1685 - Pleasure before duty was the maxim of the Merry Monarch, Charles II, much loved by actress and orange-seller Nell Gwyn, a pack of Cavalier spaniels and the caged birds he fed in St. James Park - hence Birdcage Walk". Inside base: B/W drawing of Charles II. Base: "The Royal Legends Collection". Note: Pinpoint chip in his coat. 2 1/8" oval hinged box in otherwise very good condition; however, the original presentation case is no longer available. It will come in a plain white gift box. Circa 1986.
The Royal Legend series also includes the following boxes: Henry VIII, Elizabeth I, King Alfred, King Canute and Robert the Bruce.