Vintage Hand Painted Russian art signed Palekh Lacquer trinket hinged Box.
This made in USSR, lacquer trinket Box dated to around 1960-1970. It is embellished with hand painted scene from one of the Russian Fairytale. The vibrant colors and attention to detail make this an outstanding work of art. This box is an original Palekh work signed (initials) by artist, please see pictures. Made of Papier-mâché decorated with tempera and gold, finished with multilayer lacquer, which makes this box pretty durable and water resistant, can be washed if needed.
Dimensions (inches): 3 1/2" x 2 1/4 x 1 1/2
Condition: excellent, considering age. There are no cracks, spots or scratches, hinge works properly. Any light patches shown in pictures are caused by camera flash.
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