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The Torika School of Kalui Russian Signature Lacquer Box
Russian lacquer boxes are decorated with a great variety of subjects from literature, legends and fairy tales. Finest quality lacquer boxes are made in Russia. Each meticulously hand painted, under a magnifying glass, with a fine one hair sable brush. The subject is in style of The Troika, from fact and Fantasy.The craftsmanship, colors, in bold, and the relief are remarkable. It depicts, sleigh, horses ,and people, moon above the red pointer. It has signature of the artist, and is numbered. The border painted in gilt, and the detailing is intricate, and fabulous. The overall condition is excellent, with signs of aging, for being vintage, scratches over the base, and a bit of stress on the left. dimension : 2" from the surface H. x 6.5" W. x 4" Sides. Hinged, and the interior is shiny red. It's being called School of Kholui.