Georgian Russian Korobov Rectangle Lacquered Hand Painted Paper Mache Snuff Box
RECTANGLE LACQUERED HAND PAINTED PAPER MACHE SNUFF BOX. This is a Georgian Russian Rectangle Lacquered Paper Mache Snuff Box, this was possibly crafted by the Korobov Work Shop in Russia c1818 making it around 200 years old, there is a Stamp on the inside Lid of the Box and appears to be the Korobov Maker, this is a Rare and Beautiful Russian Lacquered Paper Mache Snuff Box with nice rounded Edges and an old Studded Hinge that is in good condition and opens and closes the Lid nicely, the Lid of this Snuff Box has the most Wonderful Hand Painted Picture of a Lady sitting in her Chair with her Arm Leaning on a Table with a Letter in her Hand, and her Left Hand is to her Chin and she is reading the Letter, she is wearing her Night Dress and there appears to be a Green Dress hanging up behind her, it is really a Beautiful Russian Paper Mache Painted Snuff Box painted in a time when things were very different to today, and is like a Glimpse back in time, it is in nice condition with just surface wear to the Lacquer, and this would add something special to any collection. ALL ANTIQUES WILL SHOW SIGNS OF AGE AND WEAR, UNLESS OTHERWISE STATED.
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The item "GEORGIAN RUSSIAN KOROBOV RECTANGLE LACQUERED HAND PAINTED PAPER MACHE SNUFF BOX" is in sale since Sunday, September 9, 2018. This item is in the category "Collectables\Tobacciana & Smoking Supplies\Snuff Boxes". The seller is "fine_antique_silver2012" and is located in uk. This item can be shipped worldwide.