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Period:Mid-20th Century
Porcelain Cobalt Blue Casket with Genre Scene, Limoges France
Located in Chorzów, PL
A cobalt porcelain box with a gilded genre scene Very good condition, no damage. Casket signed F.M. Limoges France Measures: height 5 cm, width 12.5 cm, depth 8 cm.
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French Baroque Vintage Mid-20th Century Decorative Boxes

Materials

Porcelain

Italian Mid-Century Modern Textured Covered Vessel by Aldo Londi for Bitossi
Located in Miami, FL
Lovely Italian Mid-Century Modern textured covered vessel by Aldo Londi for Bitossi. A stylized triangular shaped with rounded corners with the rim painted in black, orange and purpl...
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Italian Mid-Century Modern Vintage Mid-20th Century Decorative Boxes

Materials

Ceramic, Pottery

Mid-Century English Wooden Crate Wine and Spirit Box from London
Located in Dallas, TX
Decorate a wine cellar or a wet bar with this vintage bottle holder box. Crafted in England circa 1950, the container is dressed with a center handle with metal brackets, over a rect...
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English Country Mid-20th Century Decorative Boxes

Materials

Pine

Art Deco Small Black and White German Porcelain Box with Butterfly
Located in Prato, Tuscany
We kindly suggest you read the whole description, because with it we try to give you detailed technical and historical information to guarantee the authenticity of our objects. Grace...
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German Art Deco Mid-20th Century Decorative Boxes

Materials

Porcelain

Vintage Chinese Woven Wicker Eagle Box
Located in San Diego, CA
A very rare and hard to find vintage Chinese woven wicker eagle box with removable lid (head) and glass eyes, circa 1940s. The detail and hand made craftsmanship of the piece is abso...
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Chinese Mid-20th Century Decorative Boxes

Materials

Wicker, Glass

Silver and Tropical wood William Spratling style Dominoes Set
Located in Mexico City, CDMX
Amazing Wiliam Spratling Style Dominoes set made of tropical wood and silver inlay.     
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Mexican Mid-Century Modern Vintage Mid-20th Century Decorative Boxes

Materials

Silver

Don Shoemaker Exotic Wood Inlaid Decorative Briefcase for Señal, circa 1970
Located in Los Angeles, CA
Exquisitely crafted slim decorative briefcase designed by Don Shoemaker for Señal of Mexico. Taking advantage of the expertise provided by Mexican artisans, shoemaker founded Señal...
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Mexican Mid-Century Modern Vintage Mid-20th Century Decorative Boxes

Materials

Jacaranda, Rosewood, Cocobolo

French Jewellery Box from the 40's in Art Deco Mother of Pearl, F153
Located in Lyon, FR
French jewellery box from the 40's in Art Deco style. Beautiful marquetry work all over the box representing very decorative floral patterns with different wood and mother of pearl. ...
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French Art Deco Vintage Mid-20th Century Decorative Boxes

Materials

Mother-of-Pearl, Wood

French Majolica Elephant Money Bank Saint Clement, Circa 1930
Located in The Hills, TX
French Majolica elephant money bank Saint Clement, Circa 1930.
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French Art Deco Vintage Mid-20th Century Decorative Boxes

Materials

Ceramic

Tommi Parzinger Brass Butler or Chocolate Box Mid-Century Modern
Located in North Miami, FL
This Mid-Century Modern Tommi Parzinger for Dorlyn Silversmiths is hallmarked on the back. This chic brass box back in the times of the 1950s was s silent butler tray to pick up the ...
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American Mid-Century Modern Vintage Mid-20th Century Decorative Boxes

Materials

Brass

Antique Tin Botanize-Barrel with Hunting Boy and Dogs
Located in Antwerp, BE
Antique botanize-barrel with a hunting boy and two large dogs. A red antique tin with a beautiful rounded and oval or cilinder shape with a lid and a string to wear around the neck...
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Belgian Art Deco Mid-20th Century Decorative Boxes

Materials

Tin

Tommaso Barbi Bamboo and Wood Squared Box, Italy, 1960s
Located in Rome, IT
1960s squared burgundy box made of bamboo and wood by the Italian designer Tommaso Barbi. It comes with its original label still attached on the bottom, as shown in the photos.
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Italian Mid-Century Modern Vintage Mid-20th Century Decorative Boxes

Materials

Bamboo, Wood

1950s Enameled Original Box by Piero Fornasetti 'r'
Located in Frankfurt, Hessen, DE
Wonderful and extraordinary vintage Fornasetti box. It has an enameled metal cover with Fornasetti's iconic graphics, showing people silhouette in black and beige. The inner compartm...
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Italian Mid-Century Modern Vintage Mid-20th Century Decorative Boxes

Materials

Metal

Studio Pottery Lidded Jar
Located in Chicago, IL
A fun and unique domed studio pottery lidded jar with a textured pattern reminiscent of snakeskin and with stamped flowers. Marked illegibly on the bottom.
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American Mid-Century Modern Mid-20th Century Decorative Boxes

Materials

Ceramic

Vintage Bamboo Kitchen Box from Bhutan, Mid-20th Century
Located in Point Richmond, CA
Vintage bamboo kitchen box from Bhutan, mid-20th century. This container, made from bamboo, was used to store kitchen and food items in a traditional Bhutanese home. We have added ...
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Bhutanese Tibetan Mid-20th Century Decorative Boxes

Materials

Bamboo, Wood

Rosewood, Silver and Enamel Box by Silversmith Ottaviani
Located in Brussels, BE
Rosewood box decorated with a sterling silver and enamel plaque by the Italian silversmith Ottaviani, circa 1960s. Signed with the maker’s signature and “925”. Notes: Ottaviani (194...
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Italian Vintage Mid-20th Century Decorative Boxes

Materials

Sterling Silver

Large Antique Inlaid Style Jewelry or Decorative Box
Located in Oakland Park, FL
Antique inlaid style jewelry box lined Antique inlaid style jewelry box lined with a felt covered bottom. Lock (no key.) Could be used as a humidor too. Size: 11 ¾” W x 8” D x 4” H.
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English Regency Vintage Mid-20th Century Decorative Boxes

Materials

Brass

English Modern Smart and Small Sterling Silver Box
Located in New York, NY
Smart and small sterling silver box. Made by Adie Bros in Birmingham in 1956. Rectangular with curved corners. Cover flat, hinged, and tabbed. Interior cedar lined. Underside leather...
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English Modern Vintage Mid-20th Century Decorative Boxes

Materials

Sterling Silver

Midcentury Set of French Leather and Paper Faux or Secret Books
Located in Haarlem, NL
Very decorative stack of three little antique and vintage French 'Book-boxes' leather back binding and marbled paper, with secret hiding compartment inside. For safe hiding of somet...
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French Vintage Mid-20th Century Decorative Boxes

Materials

Paper, Leather

"Knight on Horseback with Lion," Rare Art Deco Box w/ Relief Sculpture, England
Located in Philadelphia, PA
Exceedingly rare and very finely made, this Art Deco hinged box is topped with a lid in ivory-hued Bakelite that features a knight on horseback spearing a rearing lion, all in a styl...
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English Art Deco Vintage Mid-20th Century Decorative Boxes

Materials

Bakelite

Ottaviani Silver and Enamel Rosewood Box, Italy. 1960s
Located in Milan, IT
ottaviani silver and enamel rosewood box, Italy, 1960s.
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Italian Mid-Century Modern Vintage Mid-20th Century Decorative Boxes

Materials

Silver, Enamel

Pop Art Limoges French Porcelain Lipstick Miniature Trinket Box Rochard Signed
Located in Brooklyn, NY
Rare Limoges France Rochard Peint main trinket box crimson lipstick in blue marbled case with brass accent. Marked as shown. The hinged lidded trinket box measures 1.25 inches tall, ...
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French Mid-Century Modern Mid-20th Century Decorative Boxes

Materials

Porcelain

Old Piero Fornasetti Box 'L'
Located in Frankfurt, Hessen, DE
This is a wonderful vintage Fornasetti box. It has an enameled metal cover with Fornasetti's iconic hunting arrangement and a wooden inner compartment. The bottom is red felt. Manufa...
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Italian Mid-Century Modern Vintage Mid-20th Century Decorative Boxes

Materials

Metal

Pair of Sterling Silver Trays
Located in Los Angeles, CA
Pair of sterling silver trays with stone inlay. By Millar Wilkinson, St Michaels Alley Cornhill, England 1950s, with silver stamps on reverse side.
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English Mid-20th Century Decorative Boxes

Walter Zeischegg Stacking Ashtrays / Bowls, 1967 for Helit, Fantastic Plastic
Located in London, GB
Walter Zeischegg for Helit, Ulm, W. Germany Large stacking ashtrays / bowls, model 84009, designed 1967 Red melamine, original labels. This is an early production set, in near m...
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German Space Age Vintage Mid-20th Century Decorative Boxes

Materials

Plastic

Brass Pagoda Lid Box by Chapman
Located in Stamford, CT
Brass Pagoda lid box, circa 1975. Recently shined and lacquered with a black felt interior along with pads on the feet.     
Category

Mid-20th Century Decorative Boxes

Materials

Brass

Leather-Covered Indian Basket with Lid
Located in Alessandria, Piemonte
Vintage leather-covered Indian basket with lid: for everything you never know where to put ! O/3272 -
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Indian Arts and Crafts Mid-20th Century Decorative Boxes

Materials

Leather, Straw

Mid-Century Modern Rattan and Brass Box Bowl, Italy, 1960s
Located in Rome, IT
1960s rattan decorative box or bowl with cover featuring brass details made in Italy.
Category

Italian Mid-Century Modern Vintage Mid-20th Century Decorative Boxes

Materials

Metal, Brass

"Sailing on the Nile," Rare Covered Art Deco Box with Egyptian Pyramids
Located in Philadelphia, PA
Striking and rare, this round covered Art Deco box depicts two traditional boats with sails on the Nile River, with two of the great Pyramids of Egypt in the background, and palm tre...
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Swedish Art Deco Vintage Mid-20th Century Decorative Boxes

Materials

Porcelain

Antique Printing Drawer with Metal Numbering, circa 1950
Located in Barcelona, Barcelona
Antique Printing Drawer with Metal Numbering, Spain circa 1950. In original condition, wear consistent with age and use, preserving a beautiful patina. Materials: Wood Metal ...
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Spanish Mid-Century Modern Vintage Mid-20th Century Decorative Boxes

Materials

Metal

Mid-20th Century Tin Charity Container by Alfred Zaltsman, Jerusalem
Located in New York, NY
The front of the box is inscribed with Hebrew and German: "Rabbi Meir Baal Ha' Ness charity collecting funds for Shomrei Ha' Chomot Kolel" and decorated with two images; Hatam Sofer ...
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Israeli Mid-20th Century Decorative Boxes

Materials

Metal

Mid-20th Century American Book-Form Charity Box
Located in New York, NY
Leatherette covered brass, circa 1945. Due to the destruction of all Jewish life from Eastern Europe during World War Two, the original Kletsk Yeshiva was closed down and relocated ...
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North American Mid-20th Century Decorative Boxes

Materials

Brass

Vintage Metal and Wire Milk Crate Basket
Located in Haddonfield, NJ
Square vintage milk crate, metal and wire in original blue finish. The original markings of the dairy where the milk was produced is marked on one side; The Mitchell Dairy. This is a...
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American Industrial Vintage Mid-20th Century Decorative Boxes

Materials

Metal

Art Deco Rare Ceramic Flapper Powder Box, c 1930
Located in Devon, England
Striking and quite rare is this 1930s Art Deco ceramic powder box which depicts a stylized female dancer sat on hat box. We think she's German in origin and although not marked, only...
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European Art Deco Mid-20th Century Decorative Boxes

Materials

Ceramic

Art Deco Sterling Silver Table Box with Hinged Lid
Located in New York, NY
Art Deco, sterling silver table box with hinged lid, Fisher Silversmiths, Inc., New Jersey, Ca. 1935. Underside of lid is gilded; box is wood-lined. Measures 4 inches deep x 3 3/4 in...
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North American Art Deco Vintage Mid-20th Century Decorative Boxes

Materials

Gold, Sterling Silver

English Art Deco Modern Sterling Silver Box
Located in New York, NY
Art Deco sterling silver box. Made by E. & N. Speak in Birmingham in 1955. Rectangular with plain and straight sides. Cover hinged and tabbed; top gently curved with allover engine-t...
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English Art Deco Vintage Mid-20th Century Decorative Boxes

Materials

Sterling Silver

Pietro Chiesa for Fontana Arte Rare Light Blue Beveled Mirrored Glass Box, 1930s
Located in New York, NY
Pietro Chiesa for Fontana Arte rare light blue colored beveled mirrored glass box with cedar wood interior, Italy, circa 1938. Simple form but elegant and rare Chiesa box that is com...
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Italian Mid-Century Modern Vintage Mid-20th Century Decorative Boxes

Materials

Crystal

Large Gilt Bronze Feuille Box by Line Vautrin
Located in Atlanta, GA
A large cast bronze powder box (poudrier) by French Parisian art jeweler Line Vautrin (1913-1997) circa 1945-1950. The box called "Feuille" (Leaf) features an irregular leaf form wit...
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French Mid-Century Modern Vintage Mid-20th Century Decorative Boxes

Materials

Bronze

Burmese Black Lacquer Stacking Box
Located in Chicago, IL
The simple, dark exterior of this Burmese stacking box conceals the splendor of its brilliant, cinnabar-red lacquer interior. Used like a modern lunchbox or tiffin, each tier of this...
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Burmese Mid-20th Century Decorative Boxes

Materials

Bamboo, Wood

Vintage Jewelry Box Hand-Made in Italy
Located in North Hollywood, CA
Elegant footed wooden box in thuya wood. Thuya tree is famous for rich gold and brown shades of its grain and unique exotic fragrance, similar to cedar. Elegant large vintage footed ...
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Italian Moorish Vintage Mid-20th Century Decorative Boxes

Materials

Fruitwood

Lucite Cube Lidded Box or Ice Bucket
Located in Norwalk, CT
A great see through Lucite box, with a hollowed out sphere shaped interior that reflects the light and gives this piece an awesome look.
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American Mid-Century Modern Mid-20th Century Decorative Boxes

Materials

Lucite

Ceramic Box by Guido Gambone Abstract Hand Painted Decor
Located in Brussels, BE
Beautiful ceramic box by Guido Gambone with abstract decor in pale green, dark brown and blue, circa 1950-1960. About Guido Gambone Guido Gambone (1909 Montella IT - 1969 Firenz...
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Italian Vintage Mid-20th Century Decorative Boxes

Materials

Ceramic

Antique Silver Enameled Powder Kohl Container Box from Kabylie, Algeria
Located in North Hollywood, CA
Antique Berber Kabyle box container to hold loose powder kohl eye liner. Made of silver wash with filigree enamel in pagoda shape. Enamel and rhinestone made of silver tone metal wit...
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Algerian Moorish Mid-20th Century Decorative Boxes

Materials

Metal

Lucite and Silver Squared Italian Decorative Box, 1970s
Located in Roma, IT
Amazing Lucite and silver squared decorative box. This item was designed in the 1970s. This piece is made of a crystal Lucite and silver with a crystal Lucite removable top, the way...
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Italian Mid-Century Modern Mid-20th Century Decorative Boxes

Materials

Silver

Oversized Crane Form Lacquer Japanese Lidded Box
Located in North Hollywood, CA
Oversized crane form lacquer Japanese lidded box. This box is in the form of a seated crane, his long legs tucked beneath his body, Rare large lacquered box in the shape of a crane...
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Japanese Folk Art Mid-20th Century Decorative Boxes

Materials

Wood

1960s Piero Fornasetti Mid-Century Modern Cigarette Box
Located in Aci Castello, IT
A mahogany and red metal box with black decor depicting soldiers. It's designed by Piero Fornasetti and manufactured by Atelier Fornasetti.
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Italian Mid-Century Modern Mid-20th Century Decorative Boxes

Materials

Metal

A Hinged Beige Stone Box in a Rectangular Form with a Silvered Frame
Located in West Palm Beach, FL
A hinged Rectangular light beige stone box with silvered frame. Perfect for jewelry, keepsakes or on a desk to hold paperclips.......... Why not place it on a table just for good loo...
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Mid-Century Modern Vintage Mid-20th Century Decorative Boxes

Materials

Stone, Silver Plate

Spanish Handwoven Basket with Lid, Trapezoidal Shaped Body and Natural Fibers
Located in Atlanta, GA
A Spanish handwoven basket with lid from the mid-20th century. This vintage basket from Spain has a trapezoid-shaped body and is handwoven and braided natural fibers with stick suppo...
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Spanish Mid-20th Century Decorative Boxes

Materials

Natural Fiber

Tiffany American Modern Sterling Silver Box
Located in New York, NY
Modern sterling silver box. Made by Tiffany & Co. in New York, ca 1930. Rectangular with straight sides and curved corners. Cover flat and hinged with molded rim. Box interior cedar ...
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American Modern Mid-20th Century Decorative Boxes

Materials

Sterling Silver

Art Deco Ceramic Bonbonnière by Limoges, c1930
Located in Devon, England
Very beautiful and totally authentic Art Deco sweet/ powder box by Limoges dating to the 1930's. In very good condition, no damage or restoration. Marked below Ribes Limoges, France....
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French Art Deco Mid-20th Century Decorative Boxes

Materials

Ceramic

France Porcelain Ceramic Clam Shell Midcentury
Located in New York, NY
French midcentury decorative white porcelain ceramic clam or shell for vanity, trinkets or decorative Marked France.
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French Mid-20th Century Decorative Boxes

Materials

Ceramic, Porcelain

Large Heavy Sterling Silver Box Modelled as a Suitcase by Whalker & Hall, 1939
Located in London, GB
This is a rare, high quality solid sterling silver box modelled as a suitcase. The skill in the craftsmanship is clear and the detail is lovely – a moving handle and two latches. It ...
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European Art Deco Vintage Mid-20th Century Decorative Boxes

Materials

Sterling Silver

Majolica Scallop Shell Tureen Caugant, circa 1950
Located in The Hills, TX
Vintage French Majolica scallop shell tureen signed Caugant, circa 1950.
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French French Provincial Vintage Mid-20th Century Decorative Boxes

Materials

Ceramic

Square Cut Crystal Glass Box
Located in Chicago, IL
Square cut crystal and ormolu casket box.
Category

Mid-20th Century Decorative Boxes

Materials

Crystal

1950s by Piero Fornasetti Midcentury Italian Design Metal Box
Located in Brescia, IT
Serigraphy on metal, wood box Excellent condition.
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Italian Mid-Century Modern Vintage Mid-20th Century Decorative Boxes

Materials

Metal

Vintage Adnet Style Shoe Travel Leather Stitched Box
Located in North Hollywood, CA
Vintage Adnet Style shoe traveling leather box with red lining. Vintage travel shoe shine leather stitched box in the style of Jacques Adnet. Vintage travel case zippered shoe polish...
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French Mid-Century Modern Mid-20th Century Decorative Boxes

Materials

Leather

Rietveld Style Sewing Box by J.Teders for Metalux
Located in Los Angeles, CA
Colorful Rietveld style, 1950s sewing stand by Joos Teders for Metalux, black metal tripod stand, with Chrome accents and colored metal boxes with colored plywood lids. Both lacquere...
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Dutch Mid-Century Modern Vintage Mid-20th Century Decorative Boxes

Materials

Metal

Bitossi Box, Ceramic, Seta, Gold, Pink, Stripes, Purple, Incised, Signed
Located in New York, NY
Bitossi box, ceramic, seta, gold, pink, stripes, purple, incised, signed. Small scale lidded box from Aldo Londi's Seta series with an incised top, glazed in gold and pastel stripes....
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Italian Mid-Century Modern Vintage Mid-20th Century Decorative Boxes

Materials

Ceramic