Lacquered Snack Box

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$488 USD
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Dimensions
W: 13.25" D: 13.25" H: 7.25"
Materials
Wood
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Collection #
TLB103G
Estimated Shipping
$20

This simple lacquered container was once used as a 19th-century snack box, presented as a gift during holidays and special occasions. To the delight of the recipients, the unassuming box would have opened to reveal a bounty of popular snack foods, such as roasted melon seeds, dried fruits, and soybeans toasted with cinnamon, fennel, and other spices. The exterior of the square box is covered with a layer of brown lacquer while the interior has a contrasting bold red lacquer coat. Now crackled and textured from years of use, the box provides a beautiful rustic finish.

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Andrea Goldman | Andrea Goldman Design

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