Palekh Miniature Box - Fairy Tale - Sister Alyonushka and Brother Ivanushka

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Handmade and hand-painted in Russia this traditional Palekh miniature jewellery/trinket box depicts a scene from a famous Russian fairytale - Sister Alyonushka and Brother Ivanushka.

Palekh miniature is a Russian folk handicraft of miniature painting, which is done with tempera paints on varnished objects made of papier-mache (such as small treasure boxes, powder boxes, beads-boxes, caskets, pens, brooches and etc.). Village of Palekh is located in 350 kilometers Northeast of Moscow in the Ivanovo region of Russia.

4cm x 3cm x 3cm