A rare and unusual Chinese export silver and mother of pearl box. It is unmarked but tests as high grade silver. I would date it to the mid 19th century c1850. It has been superbly designed with the lid and base being craved mother of pearl with the lid having a craved pink rose finial. It is in superb condition being free from dings splits cracks chips and repairs. It measures over 2.25 inches (6cms) long by 7/8th of an inch (2.3cms) wide by 0.75 inch (1.7cms) tall and weighs 31 grams. A very rare and interesting piece. If you have any queries etc… To see lots more rare and beautiful silver. And why not add me to your. All items are cleaned and display ready should you be a retailer or collector, or ready to wrap should you be purchasing a gift. That way we save you time and we discover any faults, not you. The item “RARE CHINESE EXPORT SILVER AND MOTHER OF PEARL BOX c1850 ANTIQUE” is in sale since Tuesday, November 21, 2017. This item is in the category “Antiques\Silver\Solid Silver\Boxes”. The seller is “spidermonkey10″ and is located in London. This item can be shipped to North, South, or Latin America, all countries in Europe, all countries in continental Asia, Australia.
- Composition: Antique Solid Sterling Silver
- Product: Antique Chinese Export Solid Silver Box
- Maker: Chinese
- Age: 1900-1940