GERMAN PORCELAIN JEWELRY BOX
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Fine white porcelain for that almost 5” long x 3 ¼” delicate box
x 1 ½” high.
3 double indented lines on the narrows sides – 4 on the long sides outlined in gold.
In the center of the top, in an oval wavy medallion, also outlined in gold, transfer ware decoration of the traditional European courtesan couples of the 18th century.
Those porcelain boxes were generally presented as gifts filled with sweets and later used as jewelry boxes.