Antique 19th Century rare Chinese solid silver large decorative jewellery box, of rectangular form, decorated in repousse' high relief, on very finely tooled matted ground, depicting birds perched on blossoming cherry trees and blossoming chrysanthemums. The box is particularly large, heavy and very well crafted, by one of the most rare and outstanding silversmiths at the time, inside fitted with a contemporary velvet lined jewelery compartment. Probably one of the best known retail silversmiths of the latter half of the 19th century in Shanghai - often referred to as being the Wang Hing of Shanghai.While having its own working relationships with Shanghai-based artisan silversmiths helped create a style other than that of Canton and Hong Kong. The large international resident population ensured a brisk trade in trophy silver items.
For more information please see A. ANTIQUE 20thC CHINESE SOLID SILVER DECORATIVE JEWELLERY BOX, TUCK CHANG c. Or more information please see A. In Great Condition - No Damage. Height: 8cm Width: 23 x 30.5cm.All items are cleaned and inspected before being dispatched, we use only the best packing materials to insure your item reaches you safely and discreetly. Get Supersized Images & Free Image Hosting. Create your brand with Auctiva's. Attention Sellers - Get Templates Image Hosting, Scheduling at Auctiva. The item "ANTIQUE 20thC CHINESE SOLID SILVER DECORATIVE JEWELLERY BOX, TUCK CHANG c. 1900" is in sale since Friday, December 08, 2017. This item is in the category "Antiques\Silver\Solid Silver\Boxes".antiques" and is located in London. This item can be shipped worldwide.