Papier mache snuff box with hand painted "Portrait of a Lady", on the lid. Probably English. Late 18th century-early 19th century. Recently cleaned by an expert. About 3 1/4 diameter.
Unusual continental papier mache snuff box with hand painted top "Angels Cavorting on Top of Wine cask with 2 Putti holding Wine Glasses" No mark. Box is decorated in faux tortoise shell. About 3 3/4 diameter. Circa before 1820
American silver plated box decorated in high relief with scenes of home life from around the 18th century. Fully decorated top and sides. Marked on bottom, made by Barbour Co. of Hartford, Conn. Circa before 1920. 8 1/2 wide X 2 5/8 high.
Very old Russian painted box. May have been used for various purposes. Intriguing colorful decoration. Many areas of loss but a very unique piece of Russian folk ware. Very interesting lock mechanism unique to these Russian boxes. No maker's mark, but these boxes were made in the villages around Velikij Ustug circa 1870-1905. Measures 16 1/2 X 12 X 9 inches.
Chinese cloisonne covered box made for Persian market. Marked China on Base. Circa 1890-1920. Excellent condition. 3 1/2 inches high.