Late 18th-early 19th century, period of the French Revolution and Napoleonic Wars. Cylindrical, 3 5/8” diameter with flared edges for better purchase. Black papier mache with a hand painted portrait of a bearded man in heavy cloths done in the Eastern (Russian?) icon style. Below, FREDERICK, either identifying the subject or signature of the painter. The portrait surface with scattered old chips. The lip of the bottom chipped but not showing when closed.

Stock Number: A2293


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