Russian Paper Mache Hand Made Mstyera Lacquer Box Tale Of Swan & Tsar Sultan
Store Maintained By : Ellis Antique. RUSSIAN PAPER MACHE HAND MADE MSTYERA LACQUER BOX TALE OF SWAN & TSAR SULTAN. Offered here is a beautifully hand made and painted Russian lacquer box. The title of the painting is from one of Puskin's fairy tales, The Tale of the Swan and Tsar Sultan. This is an example of this sort of box as made in the town of Mstyera (Vladimir Province). Unfortunately, we have not been able to identify the artist. Made in the early 1980s and brought back from the USSR by an American of Russian descent, this lacquer box comes with its original cardboard box (which has some numbers written on it in ink). It is in excellent condition with, possibly, some faint scuffing on the bottom. This lovely box would make a highly attractive addition to any household or collection.
Item measures approximately: 1 1/2" (height) x 3 1/2" (diameter). The item "RUSSIAN PAPER MACHE HAND MADE MSTYERA LACQUER BOX TALE OF SWAN & TSAR SULTAN" is in sale since Monday, April 09, 2012.
This item is in the category "Collectibles\Cultures & Ethnicities\Russian". The seller is "ellisantique" and is located in Collingswood, New Jersey. This item can be shipped worldwide.
- type: Box
- Material: Paper Mache
- Maker: Mstyera
- Theme: Tale of the Swan & Tsar Sultan
- With Box: Yes
- Style: box
- Color: black, red, etc
- Size: 1 1/2" H x 3 1/2" W