LARGE ASIAN WOOD with BRASS HARDWARE JEWELRY BOX CHEST. This is a beautiful Chinese Wooden Box with engraved brass plating and a Shou Longevity Symbol. The brass is delicately etched in leaf patterns.
14 wide, 9 3/8 tall and 9 deep. The top flips open to reveal a secret drawer space. The 2 front doors open and there are 3 drawers inside. The beautiful pulls on the drawers flip open.
One side stays flat and the other becomes the pull. One drawer has ring compartments on either side of an open area. One has 3 sections and one is one large drawer. Drawers are lined with a red and gold silk fabric.
The sides of the box have handles for ease in lifting. Top has a brass Asian emblem. It is a solid heavy piece. CONDITION: Overall in very nice condition.
It has a couple of minor issues. One hinge on the right side is missing and the one left is open.
The two brass plates on the left side need to be tacked back in place (missing 4 tacks). Because of these issues, the doors come off when you pull them open.There are some teeny tiny nicks here and there not even worth mentioning. There is a small white paint line under the door on the right side. The item "Vintage CHINESE JEWELRY BOX Wood Rosewood Brass Hardware Silk Shou Longevity" is in sale since Sunday, June 20, 2021. This item is in the category "Antiques\Asian Antiques\China\Boxes". The seller is "nameyrprice" and is located in New Hyde Park, New York. This item can be shipped to United States.