19th Century Chinese Straits Peranakan Silver & Gilt Tobacco Box. This is a rare & fabulous quality Chinese Straits / Peranakan parcel gilt solid silver tobacco box, mid to late 19th century. Weighing a substantial 274 grams. Repousse decorated with Buddhist symbols & animals to the lid. Engraved flower heads to the base. CONDITION in good order – as per images. The overall condition is as you would expect from an object of substantial age that has been displayed/handled/used, usually over the lifetimes of several owners. Diameter 13cm x 9cm. Items are packed defensively & extreme care is taken to ensure you receive goods in perfect condition. The item “19th Century Chinese Straits Peranakan Nonya Silver & Gilt Tobacco Box” is in sale since Thursday, March 15, 2018. This item is in the category “Antiques\Asian/Oriental Antiques\Chinese\Boxes”. The seller is “ratgallery” and is located in Southbourne. This item can be shipped to North, South, or Latin America, all countries in Europe, all countries in continental Asia, Australia.
- Product: Box
- Region of Origin: Chinese
- Primary Material: Silver
- Age: 1850-1899
- Original/Repro: Antique Original
- Chinese Dynasty: Qing (1644-1911)