Estate Sale Find Antique / Vintage Handmade Red Lacquer Asian Jewelry Box Per antique dealer description tag found with this box it is Ningbo Province and was made Early-Mid 1900's Very Good Condition Although referred to as "Lacquer Finish", the finish is actually more like a dye. This Asian box was "HANDMADE" and the detail can be seen in the pictures. The mirror is collapsible and folds out if needed.
The brass decorations are intact as well as the pin used to secure the front doors closed. 13" in length, 9.5" wide and 8.5tall. The wood has very nice detail and grain which clearly shows through the dye.Traditional newer finishes with "lacquer" are very glossy. This box has a subtle appearance and the made with heavy weight woods, not the lightweight woods used in newer boxes that feel like balsa wood. Thank you for viewing this Pardoned Treasure.
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This item is in the category "Antiques\Asian Antiques\China\Boxes". The seller is "pardonedtreasure" and is located in Bolingbrook, Illinois. This item can be shipped worldwide.