This is a 19th-Century china fairing glazed porcelain trinket box made in Germany by Conta & Boehme. It features a ladies' cuffed hand on the top.
China fairings are so named because they were given away as prizes at fairs in the Victorian era.
- All original, dates to the mid 19th century - circa 1840's
- German in origin, Conte & Boehme
- Earlier boxes like this one (before 1850) were marked with just incised numbers and are more rare and sought after
2 3/4"w x 2 1/4"d x 2 1/2"h