Hand Painted Lathe Spun Brass Jewellery Trinket Box Vintage c1970

Jean Barlow

JBA13234.n

This charming little hand painted brass jewellery / trinket box is made from 2 pieces of solid brass that was originally disc shapes that then have been spun on a lathe and formed into bowls one for the lid and the other for the box itself. The lid has a beautiful sun motif with hand painted rays of salmon/white and golden/orange with a stunning teal/grey surround acting as the sky behind, the brass is in wonderful condition and so is the painted motif on the lid , only one tiny area of chipped paint ( see pictures )

Dimensions 9.4 x 3.5 x 7.2 cm or 3.7 x 1.3 x 2.8 inches.
Weight 168.4 grams or 108.3 pennyweight.