Antique DIORAMA Shadow Box ~CURIO SHOP~ Dollhouse Miniatures Room Display
- Source: eBay UK
This beautifully made Diorama or Shadowbox was made in the 1940/50s period.
The strong wooden box, is made from Oak faced plywood and measures 11" x 9 ¼" and is 4" deep, it has a framed glass front.
It has been designed as a Curio or Antique Shop, with the lady owner sitting at her desk in one corner.
The doll has a painted face, a flower printed dress and a bead necklace.
In the opposite corner to the desk is a large roll-top writing bureau. The floor and shelves are absolutely packed with the items for sale, there are hand painted plates, a gold mantle clock inside a dome, mirrors, paintings, a bird in a cage, a magnificent wooden rocking horse, handbags and baskets, a pagoda and several very tiny Japanese porcelain figures etc...
The box itself shows light signs of age and has a few scuffs and small chips to the edges and corners, the glass is clean and in perfect condition and the objects inside do not appear to have any damage and are all fastened securely.
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UK : £5.80 sent Royal Mail Parcel Service
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