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French Porcelain Butterfly Trinket Box
A unique personalized gift hand-painted and gilt with fine gold.
Numbered and signed.
Dimensions: 3.5 cm length, (about 1.5 inches) Height 5 cm (about 2 inches) and weight 2,5 cm (about 1 inch).
Made 100% in France.
This piece can be easily personalized.
Allow between 1 and 2 weeks before shipment of your order.
A bit of history on this French Porcelain Butterfly Trinket Box-- A unique personalized gift, Limoges pill boxes were considered the height of gentility in European courts of the 18th century.
Elaborately decorated and intricately designed, the boxes became a traditional gift among nobility and were presented to commemorate both intimate family occasions as well as gifts from the state. Today, these fine works of porcelain art are just as prestigious and find themselves in the collections of celebrities, politicians and, of course, museums. You could own a piece of history with this beautiful Limoges Porcelain Butterfly Trinket Box.
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The technique of Embossed Gold was discovered by Jean Larat, founder of the company in 1919. He creates a process allowing to deposit Gold Embossed on porcelain. Today based on respect of tradition, we can explore unknown territory in a much quicker and more efficient way. Plus de détails
Hand-painted in Limoges, France Each Limoges Porcelain is Hand-Painted and is accented with 24 karat gold.
The Kaolin is discovered in 1768 near Limoges and the "porcelain of Limoges" is born! For hundred years, we continued to reinvent porcelain while exploring these unique materials that have transformed the small town of Limoges into an internationally recognized brand.