Jewelry - Boxes Reverse Painted Glass
Artisan Crafted Gifts and Decor From Around the WorldThese Jewelry - Boxes Reverse Painted Glass - are available from Novica who in association with National Geographic bring a whole range of handcrafted items from small scale crafts workshops, often run by a single craft worker in the developing world.
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Painted glass box, 'Sea Life' (Peru)
A sea turtle propels itself through a sapphire sea with strong flippers. Bright coral, shells and starfish bring color to their ocean home. Mindful of the value of every species, Edmundo Contreras meticulously paints the images on a the reverse side
Painted glass jewelry box, 'Azure Heart' (Peru)
Elegance and originality distinguish this design by Edmundo Contreras. Meticulously painted on the reverse side of glass panes, ornate medallions are shaped like hearts. The jewelry box is trimmed in silver gilt and designed like a chest of drawers.