Makers of Limoges Porcelain China and pottery are obscured by the lists of antiquity. Porcelain is a delicate artistic effort inter-fused with chemistry that came about long before metal working was possible. Pottery is found in all of our oldest civilizations. The artistic effort on these sought after collectibles is a present age evolution of primitive man making earthen bowls. The hours and mastery in painting each Limoges Porcelain figurine is carefully and intricately flowered with small steady brushstrokes brought to perfection. This nutcracker collection is a prime example of Collectible Limoges Figurine on Trinket Box. Appreciate the historical secrets of esteemed porcelain and pottery making passed down through generations of artisan families.