This is a charming child's watercolor painting set made in Germany. The box lid illustrates a little girl painting and possibly instructing her watching dolls. The interior is complete with watercolor paint cakes, various paint cake holders (mostly porcelain), 4 petite paint tubes and a graphite stick. The lower compartment has a box lid from an American company titled "Perfect Post Card Paint Box." The six post cards from this kit are here plus additional painted pieces. The condition of all items is excellent. The box measures 8" x 10" and is 2-1/2" tall. It dates from about 1880. This is scarce box set is unusually complete and original condition.