Rare to find Italian Florentine vintage playing card box, gold gilt and hand painted over gesso on wood, playing cards are for display and not included, lovely designs on front and back, and the sides are unique, one side with decorations and the other with the appearance of a gold gilt book. It measures 4.25" tall, 2.75" deep front to back and 3.75" wide. Has two internal compartments for two card decks. Good overall condition, some wear from age and a small scrape on one of the wide sides. On the bottom the original label showing hand made in Italy, over which is the old store label Buckingham Jewelers-Opticians Lynchburg Virginia.
Italian Florentine Playing Card Box Gold Gilt Hand Painted