Mochkovich's works are displayed in the Russian Museum of St. Petersburg, the Museum of the Mstera Factory of Miniature Art, the Historical Museum in Moscow, and others, as well as numerous catalogs of miniature art. This box portrays the Russian folklore theme of danger disguised as a beautiful maiden who lures young men to their doom. Her rolling hoops are of course snakes.
Beautiful bright colors, and outstanding ornamentation around top edge and sides of box. Size: 3.5 x 1.5 inches.Condition: Like new, no wear of any kind, with original box. Materials: Papier mache, lacquer, tempura and gold paints. The item "Mstera Russian Lacquer Box Legend of the Snake Maiden by Vladimir Moshkovich" is in sale since Thursday, July 06, 2017. This item is in the category "Collectibles\Cultures & Ethnicities\Russian". The seller is "jewelbox831" and is located in Capitola, California. This item can be shipped to United States.