Untitled Document

Handmade Lacquer Box, Russia

SKU#: 134119
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  • $ 300.00

This exquisite collectible box was not only handcrafted, but also hand painted by an artisan in Russia. 

The painting depicts a scene from the Russian folk tale "The Frog Princess" in which the Tsar's three sons shoot an arrow to find a bride.  The youngest son's arrow goes into a swamp, sealing his fate to marry a frog.   Purchase includes the detailed plot of the tale.

Gold scrollwork is painted along the edges of the box, and four red compartments can be found when the box is opened. 

Approximately 8 inches in length, 4 1/2 inches height, 1 inch in width

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