CHINESE EXPORT SILVER TEA BOX c1890 ROYAL CHRYSANTHEMUM A beautifully crafted late 19th century Chinese export silver royal chrysanthemum tea box. Signed for the work shop of Zeeshun, possibly an extension of the maker Zeesung. Period engraved conjoined IM for the original owner. This late 19th century Chinese export silver tea box is 3 3/4 inches diameter. And weighs just over 8 standard ounces. Signed Zeeshun & two Chinese characters. In very fine condition. Rich silver patina throughout. Cover closes perfectly firm. Original gold interior, mild wear. The item “Chinese Export Silver Tea Caddy Tea Box c1890 Signed” is in sale since Saturday, April 11, 2020. This item is in the category “Antiques\Asian Antiques\China\Boxes”. The seller is “supershrink” and is located in Supply, North Carolina. This item can be shipped worldwide.
- Region of Origin: China
- Age: 1850-1899
- Primary Material: Silver
- Maker: Zeeshun
- Original/Reproduction: Antique Original