This museum quality miniature Italian commode de maitrise dates from the eighteenth-century. Crafted from papier mâché and hand painted with scenes of gallantry. Originally used for storing precious possessions, jewelry and documents.
Condition and wear consistent with age and use.
Approx. overall 9¾" x 15¾" x 10¾" high
Approx. overall 25cm x 40cm x 27cm high