Victorian Papier Mache Folder with Mother of Pearl Decoration

$100.38 $111.53

Shipping to United States: $63.64

This is a beautiful Victorian Folder made from paper-Mache and inlaid with mother of pearl. It is black and lacquered, the front has a a lovely drawn flower stem with the petals being inlaid mother of pearl. There is also small inlaid pieces of mother of pearl around the border and four corner dots. The back is black, lacquered with four little corner dots.

It is in vintage condition and does show its journey. The spine is held together with tape and the blue lining is away from one side. There are marks and wear to the lacquer and paper-Mache. The blue paper inside is marked and worn, All this adds to its charm and tells its story.


Closed 31cm by 23cm
Open 31cm by 46cm

A beautiful piece to display or use as a folder for special letters.

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  • United States : 3 - 7 business days
  • Europe : 2 - 7 business days

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