Antique Sorrento Ware 2-sided Carved Wood Inlaid Book Cover Peasant Scene Rare
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Antique Sorrento Ware 2-sided Carved Wood Inlaid Book Cover Peasant Scene Rare :
Antique Italian Sorrento Ware Carved Wood Inlaid Book Cover with Peasant Family Scene
Beautiful, rare example of the 1800’s souvenir trade from Great-Grandma's estate...couldn't find another like it!
Antique Italian Sorrento-ware olive wood hand-carved, inlaid & colored book cover (possibly for a bible or sheet music?), the cover features ornate fretwork and inlay with an ovoid medallion of colored fruit wood Renaissance scene showing a traditional peasant dressed family, the reverse side with a slightly curved (concave) inlaid Sorrento badge, opens to a red velvet fabric lining. Measures 18 1/4" wide (open) x 11 1/4" high.Overall very good condition for its age/use as shown, interior velvet fabric shows some discoloration, few tiny cracks in fretwork borders, please examine photos for specifics.* Please visit my store to see other unique fashion, vintage & antique items for sale *
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This fragile item will be very well-packaged & fully insured