VINTAGE Wood Decorated Jewelry Box GEORGE ZEE & COMPANY. 12" HIGH - 6" DEEP - 8 1/16 WIDE. Box features four raised hand carved geisha girls.Vintage George Zee & Co. Carved Wooden Jewelry Box with Brass Detail The box is in great condition for its age. Marked George Zee & Co. Made in Hong Kong and with a serial numbered tag. Comes from a smoke/pet free home.
Some of the brass details have raised edges, it is very thin. The drawers are lined with silk fabric. Measures 12 tall x 8 wide x 6 inches deep. Overall, a very neat piece. The brass can be polished, but I have refrained from doing so as some prefer the "as is" look.This is an older piece, please review the photos for detail. There are small bends in the brass plates This piece weighs 8 lbs Please review and message me questions. George Zee was a cabinetmaker who worked in Hong Kong from the early 1960s through the early 1990s. Zee's small-scale products are easily identified by his signature red-stained teak, detailed deep carving and metal tag. Most pieces found in America are small carved chests or small jewelry boxes. Early items are marked "Made in Hong Kong, " and newer things are marked Made in China. Many of the early pieces found in the States were brought. Back by service men and women returning from Vietnam. This is coming form the Borns estate in Indianapolis, IN. The Borns are responsible for major redevelopment projects around the US, including Indianapolis' Union Station and The Old Spaghetti Factory. He and his wife were world travelers and much of their elaborate home was decorated with souvenirs such as this. The item "VTG GEORGE ZEE CHINESE HONG KONG CARVED WOODEN BRASS JEWELRY BOX GEISHA LACQUER" is in sale since Thursday, August 1, 2019. This item is in the category "Jewelry & Watches\Jewelry Boxes & Organizers\Jewelry Boxes". The seller is "waynek4422" and is located in Seabrook, New Hampshire. This item can be shipped to United States, Canada, United Kingdom, Denmark, Romania, Slovakia, Bulgaria, Czech republic, Finland, Hungary, Latvia, Lithuania, Malta, Estonia, Australia, Greece, Portugal, Cyprus, Slovenia, Japan, China, Sweden, South Korea, Indonesia, Taiwan, South africa, Thailand, Belgium, France, Hong Kong, Ireland, Netherlands, Poland, Spain, Italy, Germany, Austria, Bahamas, Israel, Mexico, New Zealand, Philippines, Singapore, Switzerland, Norway, Saudi arabia, Ukraine, United arab emirates, Qatar, Kuwait, Bahrain, Croatia, Malaysia, Chile, Colombia, Costa rica, Panama, Trinidad and tobago, Guatemala, Honduras, Jamaica, Antigua and barbuda, Saint kitts and nevis, Saint lucia, Turks and caicos islands, Barbados, Bermuda, Brunei darussalam, Egypt, Iceland, Jordan, Sri lanka, Luxembourg, Monaco, Martinique, Nicaragua, Oman, Pakistan, Paraguay, Reunion, Uruguay, Russian federation.