Inside lid: "HENRY VIII 1491-1547 - King Henry VIII was statesman, scholar, linguist, athlete, musician and composer. But as a king who took six wives, dismissed two, and beheaded two, history condemns him for a certain lack of moderation". Inside base: B/W drawings of all six wives. Base: "The Royal Legends Collection". 2 1/8" oval hinged box in excellent condition in a replacement presentation case. Circa 1986.
The Royal Legend series also includes the following boxes: Charles II, Elizabeth I, King Alfred, King Canute and Robert the Bruce. This entire series can be purchased as a set of 6 boxes at the discounted price of $750.00. Please call to order as a set.