A Gorgeous 19th c Antique Chinese Traveling Hardwood Drawers Dressing Vanity Jewelry Chest Box w Folding Mirror.. It's about 12" x 9" x 8.25 Each side has a figural scene as shown example in pics 7 and 8 which depicts some kids playing catch with a ball with their instructor or coach. While the chest is beautiful and perfectly functional, there are the following flaws: 1.Both sides metal handles are damaged, with missing parts. One side bottom corner there are some lacquering missing as shown and pointed out in pic 3. The inner mirror and the back wood panel of the mirror are detached. It looks like the mirror was replaced anyhow. There are many other little lacquered crack lines, flakes, and missing paint areas. The top flip over has a line crack and an old repair as shown in pic 9. The bottom has a hole and a long line crack as shown in last pic.
One drawer has a line crack as shown and pointed in pic 11. Some screws are missing from the metal hinges. I might have unintentional missing describing other flaws, but I have emphasized the most important flaws. Yes there are a lot of flaws but it's still a gorgeous box, with amazing hand painted scenes. I do my best to accurately represent the items I sell.If I've missed something or you feel I've overstated the condition of an item, please contact me prior leaving feedback. The item "19 c Antique ChineseHand Painted KidsFigural Lacquer Chest Jewelry Mirror Box" is in sale since Saturday, December 16, 2017. This item is in the category "Antiques\Asian Antiques\China\Boxes".
The seller is "gaia1751" and is located in Winnetka, Illinois. This item can be shipped to United States.