Up for sale is a lovely MIKADO TRINKET BOX with LID c 1940-. It boasts of the ever popular Mikado chinoiserie design on the lid of a richly gilded and enameled temple, pagoda, bridge and the pair of kissing birds in flight all presented on a Rouge Royale gound. The box features a different gilt and enamelled scene on each 4 sides. It has a pearlized interior with a pagoda and bridge motif. There is thick gilt lace filigree detail around the top rim of the box. All of this is presented on the Rouge Royale ground.

SIZE: Measurements are approx. The box is 12 cm L x 9 cm W x 4 cm H (with the lid on). The lid is slightly larger at 13 cm L x 9.5 cm W.

CONDITION: In an EXCELLENT vintage condition. NO chips or cracks. As is the case with these boxes it does have some gilt loss where the lid sits on the box. A few stay painters marks- including a stray gilt mark near the rim of the base(shown in a photo). Minimal gilt loss elsewhere.

BACKSTAMP: Carlton Ware, Handpainted, Made in England "Trademark" Rouge Royale.

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