The whole composition is beautiful as it show cases the natural shine of the abalone inlay and the mother-of pearl inlay. There is a silver tone butterfly latch on the front. When you unlock it, the box becomes 2 cubes.
Each cube has 2 drawers for a total of 4 drawers. Each drawer has an inlay butterfly and a small space to pull out the drawers with your fingers. The top of the box and the front side have elaborate abalone inlay work.The bottom and back side of the lacquer box has an attractive bright maroon lacquer polish. Both sides of the box have elaborate floral inlay with a lovely pink border and inlay. It shines even in a room with natural light. But in light or sunlight, the rays dance on the fine inlay.
This is a heavy piece, weighing more than a lb. This is extremely elaborate and intricate work.This is one of the most intricate boxes in this design that we have seen. Note: This box has many colors. A notable feature is the elaborate and delicate border. The box is folded but look at the artistic integrity. Without missing a beat, the composition continues uninterrupted.
This is a major artistic achievement in imagination and execution of the design. We have also listed another elaborate, multi colored, abalone inlay jewelry box. It is black lacquered natural landscape. The item "Chinese Lacquered Maroon & Pink Abalone Mother Of Pearl Inlay Jewelry Box" is in sale since Sunday, April 4, 2021. This item is in the category "Collectibles\Cultures & Ethnicities\Asian\1900-Now\Chinese\Boxes".
The seller is "lancer4224" and is located in Fremont, California. 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, Brazil, Chile, Colombia, Costa rica, Dominican republic, Panama, Trinidad and tobago, Guatemala, El salvador, Honduras, Jamaica, Antigua and barbuda, Aruba, Belize, Dominica, Grenada, Saint kitts and nevis, Saint lucia, Montserrat, Turks and caicos islands, Barbados, Bangladesh, Bermuda, Brunei darussalam, Bolivia, Ecuador, Egypt, French guiana, Guernsey, Gibraltar, Guadeloupe, Iceland, Jersey, Jordan, Cambodia, Cayman islands, Liechtenstein, Sri lanka, Luxembourg, Monaco, Macao, Martinique, Maldives, Nicaragua, Oman, Peru, Pakistan, Paraguay, Reunion, Viet nam, Uruguay, Russian federation.