Rita Ford Music Boxes is proud to offer these Exclusive limited edition Authentic Russian Lacquer Musical Boxes. Each masterpiece is handcrafted in Russia by Artists from either of the following Villages: Palekh, Fedoskina, Mystera,and Kholui. They are made using the centuries old techniques and materials including Papier Mache, Gold, Linseed oil, Egg Tempera, Oil Paints and Lacquer. Typically Russian Lacquer Boxes always are based on well known folklore and or well known Russian "Tales". We at Rita Ford Music Boxes painstakingly Drill and install Swiss Musical Movements and covers individually made for the unique shape of each box and finally raise them on appropriate Feet to allow for the winder. These are truly very special one of a kind Masterpieces available Only at Rita Ford Music Boxes.