EXQUISITE Vintage 1950s Handmade Chinese Export Silver Filigree Nature Scene BOX

EXQUISITE Vintage 1950s Handmade Chinese Export Silver Filigree Nature Scene BOX
EXQUISITE Vintage 1950s Handmade Chinese Export Silver Filigree Nature Scene BOX
EXQUISITE Vintage 1950s Handmade Chinese Export Silver Filigree Nature Scene BOX
EXQUISITE Vintage 1950s Handmade Chinese Export Silver Filigree Nature Scene BOX
EXQUISITE Vintage 1950s Handmade Chinese Export Silver Filigree Nature Scene BOX
EXQUISITE Vintage 1950s Handmade Chinese Export Silver Filigree Nature Scene BOX
EXQUISITE Vintage 1950s Handmade Chinese Export Silver Filigree Nature Scene BOX
EXQUISITE Vintage 1950s Handmade Chinese Export Silver Filigree Nature Scene BOX

EXQUISITE Vintage 1950s Handmade Chinese Export Silver Filigree Nature Scene BOX
For sale here is an EXQUISITE vintage 1940s 50s handmade Chinese Export silver filigree nature scene design lidded and footed box. Entirely laboriously and gloriously handmade! Incredible detail especially in the nature scene at top of two ducks amongst plants in the water. Measures 6″ by 3-5/8″ by 2 tall and weighs 326.7 grams or about 10-1/2 troy ounces. Marked “Silver” at bottom, tested and is the standard 900 silver most commonly used in Chinese silver items. This box was given at coat of clear lacquer to prevent tarnish when new, and has survived very well with just fine light wear and some fine tarnish here and there. I’ve been in the vintage/collectible business for over 35 years. I’m on the list of advisers for both the second and third editions of Warman’s Jewelry by the late great Christie Romero. I was a founding member for the online forum Silver Forum and the Modern Silver website with Marbeth Schon. I was also a contributing author for the traveling exhibit and accompanying book, “William Spratling, and the Mexican Silver Renaissance” edited by Penny Morrill. I’m a gemologist, and I have jewelry design and jewelry-making experience as well. Track Page Views With. Auctiva’s FREE Counter. The item “EXQUISITE Vintage 1950s Handmade Chinese Export Silver Filigree Nature Scene BOX” is in sale since Thursday, June 15, 2017. This item is in the category “Collectibles\Cultures & Ethnicities\Asian\1900-Now\Chinese\Boxes”. The seller is “cpkapty” and is located in Arizona. This item can be shipped worldwide.
  • Provenance: estate item
  • Country/Region of Manufacture: China

EXQUISITE Vintage 1950s Handmade Chinese Export Silver Filigree Nature Scene BOX

EXQUISITE Vintage 1950s Handmade Chinese Export Silver Filigree Nature Scene BOX

EXQUISITE Vintage 1950s Handmade Chinese Export Silver Filigree Nature Scene BOX
EXQUISITE Vintage 1950s Handmade Chinese Export Silver Filigree Nature Scene BOX
EXQUISITE Vintage 1950s Handmade Chinese Export Silver Filigree Nature Scene BOX
EXQUISITE Vintage 1950s Handmade Chinese Export Silver Filigree Nature Scene BOX
EXQUISITE Vintage 1950s Handmade Chinese Export Silver Filigree Nature Scene BOX
EXQUISITE Vintage 1950s Handmade Chinese Export Silver Filigree Nature Scene BOX
EXQUISITE Vintage 1950s Handmade Chinese Export Silver Filigree Nature Scene BOX
EXQUISITE Vintage 1950s Handmade Chinese Export Silver Filigree Nature Scene BOX

EXQUISITE Vintage 1950s Handmade Chinese Export Silver Filigree Nature Scene BOX
For sale here is an EXQUISITE vintage 1940s 50s handmade Chinese Export silver filigree nature scene design lidded and footed box. Entirely laboriously and gloriously handmade! Incredible detail especially in the nature scene at top of two ducks amongst plants in the water. Measures 6″ by 3-5/8″ by 2 tall and weighs 326.7 grams or about 10-1/2 troy ounces. Marked “Silver” at bottom, tested and is the standard 900 silver most commonly used in Chinese silver items. This box was given at coat of clear lacquer to prevent tarnish when new, and has survived very well with just fine light wear and some fine tarnish here and there. I’ve been in the vintage/collectible business for over 35 years. I’m on the list of advisers for both the second and third editions of Warman’s Jewelry by the late great Christie Romero. I was a founding member for the online forum Silver Forum and the Modern Silver website with Marbeth Schon. I was also a contributing author for the traveling exhibit and accompanying book, “William Spratling, and the Mexican Silver Renaissance” edited by Penny Morrill. I’m a gemologist, and I have jewelry design and jewelry-making experience as well. Track Page Views With. Auctiva’s FREE Counter. The item “EXQUISITE Vintage 1950s Handmade Chinese Export Silver Filigree Nature Scene BOX” is in sale since Tuesday, May 16, 2017. This item is in the category “Collectibles\Cultures & Ethnicities\Asian\1900-Now\Chinese\Boxes”. The seller is “cpkapty” and is located in Arizona. This item can be shipped worldwide.
  • Provenance: estate item
  • Country/Region of Manufacture: China

EXQUISITE Vintage 1950s Handmade Chinese Export Silver Filigree Nature Scene BOX

Exquisite 1820s Canton Chinese Export Silver Shark skin Penny flowers Box 546 gr

Exquisite 1820s Canton Chinese Export Silver Shark skin Penny flowers Box 546 gr
Exquisite 1820s Canton Chinese Export Silver Shark skin Penny flowers Box 546 gr
Exquisite 1820s Canton Chinese Export Silver Shark skin Penny flowers Box 546 gr
Exquisite 1820s Canton Chinese Export Silver Shark skin Penny flowers Box 546 gr
Exquisite 1820s Canton Chinese Export Silver Shark skin Penny flowers Box 546 gr
Exquisite 1820s Canton Chinese Export Silver Shark skin Penny flowers Box 546 gr
Exquisite 1820s Canton Chinese Export Silver Shark skin Penny flowers Box 546 gr
Exquisite 1820s Canton Chinese Export Silver Shark skin Penny flowers Box 546 gr
Exquisite 1820s Canton Chinese Export Silver Shark skin Penny flowers Box 546 gr
Exquisite 1820s Canton Chinese Export Silver Shark skin Penny flowers Box 546 gr
Exquisite 1820s Canton Chinese Export Silver Shark skin Penny flowers Box 546 gr
Exquisite 1820s Canton Chinese Export Silver Shark skin Penny flowers Box 546 gr

Exquisite 1820s Canton Chinese Export Silver Shark skin Penny flowers Box 546 gr
It measures approximately 6 inches long by 3 9/16 inches wide by 1 11/16 inches high. Heavy high quality box with a total weight of 546 grams. Wonderful pattern depicting the Chinese Penny Peonie flower surrounded by a shark skin finish on the front, top, and back. The Chinese ” Penny ” flower which is arranged in rows across the surface symbolizes a Good position in wealth. Near mint condition and free of any damage. Unmarked which is not unusual for the early Canton pieces but it tests positive for a high silver content… Exquisite early piece of Chinese export silver which appears to have been in storage for many years. The item “Exquisite 1820s Canton Chinese Export Silver Shark skin Penny flowers Box 546 gr” is in sale since Wednesday, December 21, 2016. This item is in the category “Antiques\Silver\Non-U.S. Silver\Asia”. The seller is “photovintage” and is located in Ocean City, Maryland. This item can be shipped to United States.
  • Composition: Solid Silver
  • Maker: KC
  • Type: Box
  • Age: 1850-1875
  • Origin: Canton & Shanghai
  • Weight: 17.55 troy ounces/546 gr
  • Date: Circa 1820’s
  • Material: Chinese Export Silver
  • Period: Antique
  • Width: 3 9/16 inches
  • Height: 1 11/16 Inches
  • Length: 6 inches

Exquisite 1820s Canton Chinese Export Silver Shark skin Penny flowers Box 546 gr

Exquisite Antique Chinese Export Solid Silver Cigarette Case Wang Hing c1890

Exquisite Antique Chinese Export Solid Silver Cigarette Case Wang Hing c1890
Exquisite Antique Chinese Export Solid Silver Cigarette Case Wang Hing c1890
Exquisite Antique Chinese Export Solid Silver Cigarette Case Wang Hing c1890
Exquisite Antique Chinese Export Solid Silver Cigarette Case Wang Hing c1890
Exquisite Antique Chinese Export Solid Silver Cigarette Case Wang Hing c1890
Exquisite Antique Chinese Export Solid Silver Cigarette Case Wang Hing c1890
Exquisite Antique Chinese Export Solid Silver Cigarette Case Wang Hing c1890
Exquisite Antique Chinese Export Solid Silver Cigarette Case Wang Hing c1890

Exquisite Antique Chinese Export Solid Silver Cigarette Case Wang Hing c1890
Exquisite Antique Chinese Export Solid Silver Cigarette Case; Wang Hing c1890. Superb quality example bearing the makers marks WH90 and chinese characters on the clasp assembly. Very Skillfully hand made it features extremely intricate and imaginative all over hand chased and repousse work details incorporating a magnificent swirling 4 clawed Dragon and a cheeky fish. The quality of this work is exceptional. It is curved to fit the pocket. Very Good Antique Condition with original lemon gilt clean interior and original elastic retainer still present. It bears a later dedication to the interior. Tactile and beautifully proportioned at 82mm x 70mm x 12mm. Its made from a good gauge of solid silver and feels heavy at 97g. An exquisite Quality piece of Antique Chinese Export solid silver. I’m sad to sell. The item “Exquisite Antique Chinese Export Solid Silver Cigarette Case Wang Hing c1890″ is in sale since Thursday, December 08, 2016. This item is in the category “Antiques\Silver\Solid Silver\Cigarette/Vesta Cases”. The seller is “mehdig” and is located in UK. This item can be shipped worldwide.
Exquisite Antique Chinese Export Solid Silver Cigarette Case Wang Hing c1890

Exquisite Antique Chinese Export Solid Silver Box Luen Wo, Shanghai c1890

Exquisite Antique Chinese Export Solid Silver Box Luen Wo, Shanghai c1890
Exquisite Antique Chinese Export Solid Silver Box Luen Wo, Shanghai c1890
Exquisite Antique Chinese Export Solid Silver Box Luen Wo, Shanghai c1890
Exquisite Antique Chinese Export Solid Silver Box Luen Wo, Shanghai c1890
Exquisite Antique Chinese Export Solid Silver Box Luen Wo, Shanghai c1890
Exquisite Antique Chinese Export Solid Silver Box Luen Wo, Shanghai c1890
Exquisite Antique Chinese Export Solid Silver Box Luen Wo, Shanghai c1890

Exquisite Antique Chinese Export Solid Silver Box Luen Wo, Shanghai c1890
Fine Quality Antique Chinese Export Solid Silver Box; c1890. Skillfully hand made it features intricate all over hand chased naturalistic details in deep repousse on a delicately pin hammered background. In excellent original Antique condition with clean shining interior. Clearly and crisply marked to base with the makers mark of Luen Wo of Shanghai. Exquisite and beautifully proportioned with a diameter of 51mm and a weight of 41g. Superb quality Antique Chinese export solid silver box and exceptional piece of Chinese fine art. The item “Exquisite Antique Chinese Export Solid Silver Box Luen Wo, Shanghai c1890″ is in sale since Thursday, November 03, 2016. This item is in the category “Antiques\Silver\Solid Silver\Boxes”. The seller is “mehdig” and is located in UK. This item can be shipped worldwide.
Exquisite Antique Chinese Export Solid Silver Box Luen Wo, Shanghai c1890