Antique Chinese square opium box (5551). Square paktong opium box. The inner lining is made of paktong. And was invented in. To imitate sterling silver. In fact it contains about 60% copper, 20% nickel and 20% zinc and no silver at all. The box is unmarked and dates from the end of the Qing period 1644. 1912 to the early Republic period (1912 1947). The outside shows scratches. The difference will be reimbursed. The item “Antique Chinese square opium box (5551)” is in sale since Monday, August 2, 2021. This item is in the category “Antiques\Asian Antiques\China\Other Chinese Antiques”. The seller is “lowlands-collection” and is located in Zurich. This item can be shipped worldwide.
- Region of Origin: China
- Age: 1900-1940
- Primary Material: Copper
- Original/Reproduction: Antique Original
- Color: Silver