Chinese Hinged Box Carved with Dragons and Birds Lined with Red Velvet
Chinese Hinged Box – Carved with Dragons and Birds Lined with Red Velvet
This 19th century Chinese hinged box features a hand-carved design of dragons and birds from Chinese folk tales upon the exterior of the box amidst swirls of clouds. Stained a deep red colour under a high gloss finish accented with a red velvet interior. The box is quite large with curved hinges, it is a perfect size for storing, or organizing fine objects.
Measures: 12 inches long x 7 1/2 inches wide x 6 3/8 inches tall.
Chinese Sterling Export Box with Brass Inlay & Scenic Chasing.
A silver box with an unusual shape of two boxes offset. The top is hand chased in a coastal scene with 1 tiny spot of brass inlay representing the sun. Marked with Chinese hallmarks and maker.
Marked: Unknown Chinese Hallmarked/ Silver Export.