The beautiful papier-mache lacquer box is hand painted in. A Russian artist from the village of Palekh. Yesli v pyatidesyatykh godakh proshlogo veka v Nizhnem Novgorode prozhivalo chut' bol'she 30 000 chelovek, to kazhdoye leto syuda na yarmarku syezzhalos' 120 000 to yest' chetyre Nizhnikh Novgoroda!Chto zdes' tol'ko ne vystavlyalos' na prodazhu v te gody! Ural'skoye zhelezo i altayskaya med', zerno, ikra i ryba, bobrovyye, kun'i i lis'i mekha, medvezh'i shkury, yalovyye kozhi, kholsty «raznoy dobroty», shapki i tulupy, chulki, rukavitsy i valenki, zhestyanyye lartsy, raspisnyye i kovanyye sunduki, telegi i oglobli, mochaly i konskiy volos. If in the fifties of the last century in Nizhny Novgorod lived slightly more than 30 000 people, then every summer here at the fair gathered 120 000 - that is, four Nizhny Novgorod! That here only was not put up for sale in those years! Uralic iron and Altaic copper, grain, caviar and fish, beavers, cunions and fox fur, bear hides, skins, canvas of "different kindness, " hats and sheepskin coats, stockings, mittens and felt boots, tin boxes, painted and forged chests, carts.
And shafts, brooms and horsehair. This box can be a very good present or a great addition to your collection!
X 5.00 x 1.57 inch. (1 inch= 2,54 cm). Exclusive quality lacquer finish and polish. Please contact me with any questions regarding this box. The item "Russian Lacquer box Mstera.
Hand Painted" is in sale since Wednesday, April 19, 2017. This item is in the category "Collectibles\Cultures & Ethnicities\Russian". The seller is "gor_ilya" and is located in Moscow, default. This item can be shipped worldwide.