Carpathian Rakhva Carved Encrusted Cherry Wood Round Box 4.25″ was made by hand in the Carpathian Mountains of Western Ukraine by a skillful carver who learned his art of Hutsul carving that was passed down to him by his ancestors. This carefully turned and chip round carved box was made from solid peace of cherry wood carefully selected and dried not less then 3 years by it’s master carver. It has a rich light brown color. The top of the box is covered with a detailed geometrical design encrusted with metal beads.
The natural beauty of wood combined with the soul and creativity of the artisan makes this box very versatile as a ladies jewelry or trinket box, excellent home decor accent piece or a collectible.
Ukrainian folk art. Rakhva. Dia 4.25″ height 3″.
Hand-carved in Western Ukraine