Limited Edition 2019 Snuff Box with Exotic Bird on Fig

Order No.: 212874-52M32-1
4x6 cm, 105 g
This historic tabatiere from the early 18th century was reissued especially for the "Limited Edition 2019". With magnificent miniature painting, curved reliefs and detailed sculptural work, it is an expression of the extraordinary skills of the Meissen craftsmen. The bottom of the box is adorned with an elaborate hand-painted scale mosaic - a typical decorative motif at MEISSEN of the time. Gold accents along the porcelain reliefs frame the floral painting created from copper engravings. In characteristic manner, the box opens with an even more magnificent painting. The interior painting of the hand-painted work of art depicts an exotic bird sitting on a fig fruit - a symbol of the sumptuous baroque enjoyment of life, drawing from the full.

With this hand-painted box, you are acquiring a wonderful testament to masterful craftsmanship. This edition is limited to 25 pieces.
Year of Creation: 2019
Limitation: 25
Height: 4 cm
Width: 6 cm
Depth: 7 cm
Weight: 105 g