Powder Box with Accordion Player

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Catalogue Status
Research in Progress
Description
Cylindrical in shape, straight sides; the figures of a male accordion player and a woman seated sculpted on top of lid; painted in polychrome enamels, gilt bands around upper and lower edges of base and lid.
Credit Line
The Henry and Ludmilla Shapiro Collection; Partial gift and partial purchase through the Decorative Arts Association Acquisition and Smithsonian Collections Acquisition Program Funds
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Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum Collection
Product Design and Decorative Arts Department
1931 or later
Accession Number
1989-41-81-a,b
Designer
Sigrid Osvaldovna Kulbach, b. 1907
Manufacturer
Lomonosov Porcelain Factory, Leningrad, USSR, founded 1744
made in
Leningrad, Soviet Union
Medium
Enameled, gilt porcelain
Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum
Type
ceramics
Decorative Arts
Object Name
Powder box and lid
Type
Powder box and lid