Another very special piece out of the estate with incredible Chinese furniture and artifacts. This is a large mirrored Chinese travel chest made from huanghuali hardwood (a rosewood) and features 6 drawers and two hidden compartments.
The drawers have brass ovoid pulls. The top section of the piece lifts up to reveal a rectangular mirror framed. The mirror folds away for storage.
Front part of the box opens and hinges back to reveal the 3 drawers with 1 drawer underneath. Drawers over 7inches long (measurements to follow). One drawer has a keyhole. Section show a drawer and there is a hidden compartment by pulling forward the top of section(see pictures).This is a very special piece. It is the largest I have seen. It is missing one of the iron handles on the side. Please see the bottom to see the age and the wonderful construction. A substantial piece weighing 11lbs.
With mirror up: 18inches TALL. Mirror is 8.5" x 11". Drawer length in box are 7.5inches deep.
The item "Victorian ROSEWOOD Travel Chest/Box Jewelry CHINESE" is in sale since Tuesday, December 19, 2017. This item is in the category "Antiques\Asian Antiques\China\Boxes". The seller is "artist9water" and is located in Hatfield, Massachusetts. This item can be shipped to United States.