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Baby In Basket Sleeping

by Chaps
Original price $229.00 - Original price $229.00
Original price
$229.00 - $229.00
Current price $229.00

Introducing our exquisite Baby In Basket Sleeping Limoges Box, a sophisticated and enchanting masterpiece that seamlessly combines the elegance of French porcelain with the captivating history and customs surrounding infancy. This charming figurine portrays a peacefully slumbering baby nestled in a cozy basket, reminiscent of the fascinating traditions and practices observed by parents throughout the ages.

Crafted with meticulous attention to detail by skilled artisans, this Limoges box exemplifies the unparalleled quality and artistry for which Limoges porcelain is renowned. Each hand-painted stroke breathes life into the Baby In Basket Sleeping scene, capturing its realism, gentle hues, and a whimsical touch. Did you know that during medieval times, it was believed that placing a baby in a basket filled with delicate rose petals would protect them from malevolent spirits? Incorporating this intriguing belief, our Limoges box features a delicate sprinkle of rose petals within the basket's design.

Not only is this extraordinary piece a work of art, but it also conceals a small hidden compartment, adding a functional element to its elegance. This discreet compartment is perfect for storing cherished keepsakes or tokens symbolizing the love and joy of early parenthood. Inside, you'll discover a miniature scroll revealing a fascinating tidbit: in ancient Rome, babies were cradled in wicker baskets known as "cunae," often suspended from the ceiling to safeguard them from rodents.

This thoughtful feature not only underscores the practicality of our Limoges box but also surprises and delights admirers with its unique allure. The fusion of form, function, and historical curiosities makes this piece an extraordinary and captivating addition to any refined home or nursery.

The Baby In Basket Sleeping Limoges Box makes an exquisite and meaningful gift for new parents, as well as for discerning collectors with a penchant for porcelain figurines. Its enduring design ensures that it will be cherished for years to come, serving as a constant reminder of the love and the enchanting customs surrounding life's precious moments. This captivating piece bears testament to the Limoges tradition's versatility and the limitless possibilities of imagination and creativity.

Indulge in the elegance of our Baby In Basket Sleeping Limoges Box – a true testament to refined artistry and the allure of bygone eras.


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We Ship Same Day M-F if ordered before 1PM. Ground Shipping is guaranteed for 6 business days, but usually arrives one to three.

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