CHINESE EXPORT SILVER BOX c1850 SIGNED ORIGINAL KEY & WORKING LOCK A museum quality mid 19th century Chinese export silver ring box. Retains the original key. Hand carved swirling leaf and vine on twisted rope framed panel. Original agate center cover is scrolling vine frame. Atop lion claw feet. Original key and working lock. This rare c1850 Chinese export silver and agate cover. Box is 3 1/2 inches across. In very fine condition. Lustreous silver patina throughout. Retains the original key, working lock. The agate center with faint lining running vertically as shown. And bit of roughness along stone edge, upper left. The item “Chinese Export Silver Box c1850 AGATE SIGNED Working Lock” is in sale since Saturday, December 16, 2017. This item is in the category “Antiques\Asian Antiques\China\Boxes”. The seller is “supershrink” and is located in Worcester, Massachusetts. This item can be shipped worldwide.
- Type: ring box jewel Box
- Age: 1850-1899
- Original/Reproduction: Original
- Region of Origin: China
- Primary Material: Silver