These small boxes were often carried by well-to-do ladies and gentlemen as a reflection of their status and power. The artisans went to great lengths to create these tiny masterpieces- using the most expensive materials and hand decorations to create the biggest impact.
This medium-sized patch box features a hand-painted female figure in a field. Surrounding sides are decorated with a floral motif.
Dimensions: 3 7/8"w x 1 1/4" t x 2 3/4" d