In the center of the bowl is a pewter or bronze plaque of the Big Ben clock tower in London with the words "This Stone Came From House of Parliament". On the bottom of the stone is a sticker which says This stone came from the Houses of Parliament. Made in England London Stonecraft. London Stonecraft Ltd was allowed to make WW2 souvenirs such as this ashtray from bombing remains at the British House of Commons on May 10, 1941. They made other items such as bookends, paper weights and similar collectible relics.This is an interesting, historical piece of WW2 history. This item is in the category "Collectibles\Historical Memorabilia\Political\Rest of the World\Other Countries". The seller is "beatt001" and is located in this country: US. This item can be shipped to United States.