Wooden photo album, Vietnamese art, 4x6 photo albums, Wedding albums Family photo Scrapbook albums Picture albums Postcard album Memory book

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This is a lovely vintage wooden photo album. It is an authentic handmade gift from Vietnam of 1950s.

The cover was made of wood, hand painted with a picturesque oriental landscape and laquered. There are hinges for the pages lay flat when the album is open. On the back cover there is an inscription 'Mỹ Nghệ Việt Nam' which means 'Vietnamese art' (photo 9).

Lacquerware is a traditional fine art of Vietnam which goes back many years though no one knows for sure how many. It has been handed down from generation to generation as a family secret.

There are twenty dark gray double sided pages in the album. Sheets of embossed release paper divide the pages and will protect your photos. The pages are held together with a red fabric cord.

Length - 10,2'' (26 cm)
Width - 7,1'' (18 cm)
Weight - 24,4 oz (692 g)

This absolutely stunning memory book would become a great gift on any occation - birthday, Christmas, wedding or anniversary.
Be it a family photo album, a postcard album or a travel photo album this is a wonderful place to store your memories and collections!

Vietnamese lacquerware combine natural beauty with durability. Some general precautions will help you save the picture album for many years.
1. Keep it out of direct sunlight and away from extreme heat.
2. Avoid using chemicals to clean your lacquerware. Instead, try to use dry or damp cloth to gently wipe away dust and moisture.
3. Do not clean the cover with hot water or try not to soak it for too long. Dry immediately after cleaning.

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