Offered here is a beautifully hand made and painted Russian lacquer box. The title of the painting is "The Bear Hunt". This is an example of the type of box made in the town of Mstyera (in Vladimir province). The artist's initials are A.Made in 1980 and brought back from the USSR by an American of Russian descent, this lacquer box comes with its original cardboard box and certificate. Item measures approximately: 1 1/2" (height) x 3 7/8" (length) x 1 15/16 (depth).
It is in excellent condition except for some very small chipping of the black lacquer on the upper left lip of the lid. Black is deep, and the picture is vivid and finely detailed. The item "RUSSIAN PAPER MACHE HP LACQUER BOX MSTYERA SCHOOL THE BEAR HUNT FORREST 1980" is in sale since Sunday, April 8, 2012. This item is in the category "Collectibles\Cultures & Ethnicities\Russian". The seller is "ellisantique" and is located in Collingswood, New Jersey.
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