Russian lacquer box from the village of Palekh, hand painted, signed - Treasure Chest Shape. From 15 to 200 miles northwest of Moscow are the villages of Fedoskino, Palekh, Mstera and Kholui.
It is in this tiny area that all Russian lacquer boxes crafted. Each village has its own style and favorite subjects: fairy tales, village scenes, landscapes and bouquets. Design: Little Red Riding Hood by Fairy Tale by Sharl Pero.
Dimensions: 2.75 x 2.5 x 3 inches (1 inch = 2.5 cm). Papier-mâché, tempera, 22k gold, multi-layers lacquer finish, hinged. Contemporary, new, in perfect condition, glossy lacquer finish, some white patches may be an effect of a flashing.
Check out my other items. Be sure to add me to your favorites list. The item "Palekh Russian Lacquer Box Little Red Riding Hood Treasure Box Shape #4100" is in sale since Monday, October 02, 2017.This item is in the category "Collectibles\Cultures & Ethnicities\Russian". The seller is "petrovich" and is located in San Francisco. This item can be shipped worldwide.