icon handOver $101 million sent to artisans so far!

Similar Items

Reverse painted glass jewelry box, 'Celestial Blue' - Reverse Painted Glass Jewelry Box Chest with Mirror icon bankCurate

Product ID: 123694

Reverse Painted Glass Jewelry Box Chest with Mirror, "Celestial Blue"

byAsunta Pelaez: icon star icon star icon star icon star icon star (115)
A celestial blue cloud embraces this classic jewelry box, designed like a chest... more

Coming Back!

This item is available for backorder and will ship within 2 to 8 weeks. Read more

Pre-Order Now!

This item is available for pre-order and will ship within 2 to 8 weeks. Read more

Details

A celestial blue cloud embraces this classic jewelry box, designed like a chest of drawers. The upper tray features a mirror, and the two drawers below organize personal treasures. Asunta Pelaez hand-paints the motifs on the reverse side of glass panes with golden details.

  • 0.71 kgs
  • 1.6 lbs
  • 14 cm H x 12 cm W x 12 cm D
  • 5.5" H x 4.7" W x 4.7" D

  • Reverse painted glass, MDF
  • Mirror included
  • Hand-crafted item -- color, size and/or motif may vary slightly
  • Made in Peru.
  • Certified and shipped by our office in Andesicon info
Gift Info
  • Free Gift Wrap? Yes
  • Premium Gift Wrap? No

Reviews by Customers

Artist rating

icon star icon star icon star icon star icon star

Total reviews

115

Verified Reviewer

01/20/2020

"This artist is magical"

icon star icon star icon star icon star icon star

I purchased this box for my daughter for Christmas. She loves it. The background color is a soothing light cerulean. I have purchased a few items from Ms. Pelaez and they never fail to deeply please. The attention to detail lends a resonance to the work as a whole.

Was This Review Helpful?

icon likeYes (0) No (0)

Purchased Item:

Celestial Blue, Reverse Painted Glass Jewelry Box Chest with Mirror

Verified Reviewer

06/20/2020

"Looks Perfect on my Peach WLl"

icon star icon star icon star icon star icon star

Beautiful workmanship and detail. I love looking at it up close. The details are so intriguing! If I had more wall space I d have more mirrors.

Best Uses

Was This Review Helpful?

icon likeYes (0) No (0)

Verified Reviewer

06/09/2020

"Painted Butterflies"

icon star icon star icon star icon star icon star

This box is so lovely. The design and artwork is very well done.

Was This Review Helpful?

icon likeYes (0) No (0)

Verified Reviewer

05/17/2020

"Holds My Treasures"

icon star icon star icon star icon star icon star

This is a beautiful box. The colors are subtle, warm and perfect. I was very pleased with the purchase.

Was This Review Helpful?

icon likeYes (1) No (0)

Purchased Item:

Cartographer's Treasure, Golden World Map Reverse Painted Glass Wood Decorative Box

From Northfield, Connecticut, USA

Verified Reviewer

05/15/2020

"mirror with beautiful border"

icon star icon star icon star icon star icon star

This mirror is beautiful. I gifted it to a friend and she was thrilled. Its really a showpiece that deserves a place on the wall where it is decorative as well as functional.

Tags By Julie

mirror

Best Uses

  • decoration, mirror

Was This Review Helpful?

icon likeYes (1) No (0)

Gift Occasion:
  • This was a gift for: Girlfriend
  • Occasion: birthday

Purchased Item:

Blue Cajamarca Blossom, Andean Reverse Painted Glass Blue Floral Wall Mirror

From Londonderry/NH/USA

Verified Reviewer

05/10/2020

"My daughter loves them"

icon star icon star icon star icon star icon star

Beautiful workmanship

Best Uses

Was This Review Helpful?

icon likeYes (0) No (0)

Your Purchase Makes a Difference!

In 2016, Asunta was diagnosed with a serious throat disease. She has no health insurance and uses her earnings from NOVICA to fund her treatments. She also has a husband and her workers who depend on her. Through all this, she has shown such perseverance and strength and continues to work hard and balance her responsibilities.

Asunta uses the traditional Peruvian technique of reverse-painted glass. Brought to Peru during the colonial period, every detail is done by hand, requiring great skill and patience. She teaches the technique to others through her workshop and hopes they will continue to practice and pass down the traditional technique to keep it alive for future generations.

Asunta's sales have increased more than threefold since she joined Novica. When Asunta first started out, she had a small workshop with two part-time assistants. Now she is able to rent a larger space close to her home and provide work for more people.

Asunta Pelaez has received 8 microcredit loans with 0% interest from Kiva and Novica, the first for $1800 and the most recent for $2850. Proceeds were used to invest in the purchase of wood, paint and lacquer for production.

In addition to the artisans she employs full time, Asunta works with one temporary artisan — another NOVICA artisan who helps Asunta with the most physically demanding parts of her work because of her illness.

This artist is currently supporting and providing for the education of their children, grandchildren, or children in their community, whether it be at the primary, secondary, or university level.

Asunta's sales are critical to supporting herself, her elder husband and her workers along with their families. Her personal health situation makes each sale that much more important.

The Women's Empowerment badge is awarded to female artisans or artisan groups that are led by women.

 
icon up
BACK TO TOP

Your NOVICA Packages are Safe and Secure!

NOVICA's response to COVID 19

Every NOVICA item comes with our universal guarantee

Certified clean packing environment

Quality tested and verified by our region teams

Fair trade and 100% happiness guaranteed