A rare iron and wood Teremok Chest, Veliky Ustyug, 1690-1710

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A rare iron and wood Teremok Chest, Veliky Ustyug, 1690-1710 of traditional form, with double-hinged lid, opening to reveal two compartments, both with painted interiors, with an iron key 44 by 39.5cm, 17 1/3 by 15 1/2in. Catalogue Note For more information, please see S.K. Zhegalova, Russkaja narodnaja zhivopis, Moscow, 1975 and A. Hilton, Russian Folk Art , Indiana University Press, 1995. fig. 8.4.