Large Polish Wooden Chest with Lock and Key

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6/17/2024 2:15:00 AM
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An elegant large Polish wooden chest handmade jewelry keepsake box complete with a lock and key. Measuring 7.75" x 5.2" x 4.5", this chest-style box is crafted from seasoned Linden wood from the Tatra Mountain region of Poland. Skilled craftsmen from this region utilize centuries-old traditions and meticulous craftsmanship to create this traditional box. The box features a floral motif accented with intricate metal inlays, feathered corner joints, and a raised interior lining, ensuring its enduring value as a treasured keepsake. Each box is a unique masterpiece, entirely decorated by hand using a combination of carving, brass and copper inlays, burning, and staining techniques. Historically, such boxes were bestowed upon royal families throughout Europe as elegant and exclusive gifts, used to hold timeless treasures.
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