Antique Chinese Silver Repousse Hinged Top Box On Pedestal – UNIQUE SHAPE! This is a spectacular silver repousse tabletop hinged top door spice/opium box. It has two Chinese script words embossed on its top, One means ages and the other is likely a family name/crest. It also has a front facing dragon on the middle top door section, which opens upward. The sides of the box are adorned with a fish, a turtle and flowers on one side, and bird and flowers on the other. It is tooled with many decorative flourishes on every surface. The underside is stamped with an unknown Chinese symbol. I cannot find any extant examples like this. It measures approx 5 wide x 2 3/4 deep x 3 tall, and weighs in at 175 Grams. READ THE FOLLOWING CAREFULLY. We search high and low for unique estate items, collectibles and more. Most items we sell are one-of-a-kind to us, unique or rare. We do our best to describe and take pictures of the actual item. Please examine them, as they are part of the description. We dont use stock photos. Because each item is unique, actual carrier is determined after packaging is completed. We will do our best to service your request. The item “Antique Chinese Silver Repousse Hinged Top Box On Pedestal UNIQUE SHAPE” is in sale since Monday, October 12, 2020. This item is in the category “Antiques\Asian Antiques\China\Other Chinese Antiques”. The seller is “clauds7101″ and is located in Naples, Florida. This item can be shipped to United States.
- Primary Material: Silver
- Age: Unknown
- Original/Reproduction: Antique Original
- Region of Origin: China
- Color: Silver