An unusual antique silver box with pierced lid, commonly used as a pomander or cricket cage, today theyre more useful as a trinket box. The base with engraved mother of pearl panel. Very beautiful creation with decoration of embossed flowers overlaid. Lots of detail, opens and closes with ease. All hand made, hand chased. Solid silver not plated. High quality silver (acid tested). Date – Nineteenth century. Condition: Good; in need of a good clean and polish. The mother o’ pearl panel has two tiny faults in front of the building. Measures: – Approximately 3 width by 2.06 inches or 7cm / 2.75ins. More SE Asian Antiques including a spectacular vase. Check out our other auctions. The item “Antique Chinese Straits Vietnam Asian Silver Box Mother Of Pearl” is in sale since Tuesday, May 28, 2019. This item is in the category “Antiques\Asian Antiques\China\Boxes”. The seller is “asianantiquesonline” and is located in Miami, Florida. This item can be shipped to United States.
- Primary Material: Silver
- Age: 1900-1940
- Product: Box
- Original/Repro: Antique Original
- Region of Origin: Chinese