CHINESE EXPORT SILVER FILIGREE & ENAMEL BASKET GLOVE BOX. A rare late 19th century Chinese export silver filigree. This is a re-creation of a mid 18th century glove box by. Similar to that used by Catherine the Great of Russia. As a glove box, see image and narrative below. Shaped oval with scrolling wave filigree panels with. Cover with original raised gilt turquoise? Stone set in filigree base. The swing handle with various color enamel accents. Upon the leaf and floral. Atop solid silver hand engraved leaf and floral feet, united by. This rare Chinese export silver filigree & enamel basket. Is 8 1/2 inches and 5 1/2 tall. Weighs 9 1/2 standard ounces. Lustreous silver patina throughout. Retains original enamel accents and detail. Scattered loss to filigree as shown, cover not perfect fit. The item “Chinese Export Silver Filigree & Enamel Box Recreation 18th Century” is in sale since Thursday, September 28, 2017. This item is in the category “Antiques\Asian Antiques\China\Baskets”. The seller is “supershrink” and is located in Worcester, Massachusetts. This item can be shipped worldwide.
- Region of Origin: China
- Primary Material: Silver Enamelk
- Age: 1850-1899
- Type: box Baskets