Up for sale is this extremely rare 19th Century , high quality hand made , chinese export silver cigarette case. This amazing example of chinese export silver , is the best quality i have ever see in my life , the quality looks imperial made. One side of this case is 3D formed as some parade which is taking place in the court yard of the palace in it you can see some Soldiers protecting this parade. In the middle there is a throne which is held by some of the peoples and in it you can see a censer With smoke coming out of him , on this throne there is some decoration of dragons. Two flags with chinese letters are held on both sides of the throne , and near it there is a man that looks Like the emperor himself , on the 4 corners of the box , there are chinese letters made from gold and they Are inlaid into the silver. On the pillars around the temple there is some writing as you can see on the photos. This amazing case has came from a very important estate and it is once in a lifetime piece. SIZES : Width :9.5 cm hight : 8.5 cm thick: 2.7 cm CONDITION : very good condition, some minor dings to the sides but no repairs and no damage to the faces of the box. The item “RARE, IMPERIAL CHINESE EXPORT SILVER CIGARETTE CASE, GOLD INLAY, TOP QUALITY” is in sale since Thursday, February 22, 2018. This item is in the category “Antiques\Asian Antiques\China\Boxes”. The seller is “antiquv” and is located in Tel Aviv . This item can be shipped worldwide.
- Primary Material: Silver