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Antique Chinese Export silver Match Box Vesta case. By ZEE WO. Circa 1900’s

Antique Chinese Export silver Match Box Vesta case. By ZEE WO. Circa 1900's
Antique Chinese Export silver Match Box Vesta case. By ZEE WO. Circa 1900's
Antique Chinese Export silver Match Box Vesta case. By ZEE WO. Circa 1900's
Antique Chinese Export silver Match Box Vesta case. By ZEE WO. Circa 1900's
Antique Chinese Export silver Match Box Vesta case. By ZEE WO. Circa 1900's
Antique Chinese Export silver Match Box Vesta case. By ZEE WO. Circa 1900's
Antique Chinese Export silver Match Box Vesta case. By ZEE WO. Circa 1900's
Antique Chinese Export silver Match Box Vesta case. By ZEE WO. Circa 1900's
Antique Chinese Export silver Match Box Vesta case. By ZEE WO. Circa 1900's
Antique Chinese Export silver Match Box Vesta case. By ZEE WO. Circa 1900's
Antique Chinese Export silver Match Box Vesta case. By ZEE WO. Circa 1900's
Antique Chinese Export silver Match Box Vesta case. By ZEE WO. Circa 1900's
Antique Chinese Export silver Match Box Vesta case. By ZEE WO. Circa 1900's
Antique Chinese Export silver Match Box Vesta case. By ZEE WO. Circa 1900's
Antique Chinese Export silver Match Box Vesta case. By ZEE WO. Circa 1900's
Antique Chinese Export silver Match Box Vesta case. By ZEE WO. Circa 1900's
Antique Chinese Export silver Match Box Vesta case. By ZEE WO. Circa 1900's
Antique Chinese Export silver Match Box Vesta case. By ZEE WO. Circa 1900's
Antique Chinese Export silver Match Box Vesta case. By ZEE WO. Circa 1900's
Antique Chinese Export silver Match Box Vesta case. By ZEE WO. Circa 1900's
Antique Chinese Export silver Match Box Vesta case. By ZEE WO. Circa 1900's

Antique Chinese Export silver Match Box Vesta case. By ZEE WO. Circa 1900's
Chinese Export Cantonese silver match box vesta case. (which is released by compressing either side). In 1826, John Walker, a chemist in Stockton on Tees, discovered through lucky accident that a stick coated with chemicals burst into flame when scraped across his hearth at home. He went on to invent the first friction match. Stamped with a character mark. Maker’s mark for. No damage, bruises, holes or repairs. Some minor age related surface marks. Free from any later engraved presentation inscriptions or monograms. Clean and ready for use or display.
Antique Chinese Export silver Match Box Vesta case. By ZEE WO. Circa 1900's
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Circa 1900 Chinese Bamboo/ Bovine Bone Mahjong Set in Mother of Pearl Inlaid Box

Circa 1900 Chinese Bamboo/ Bovine Bone Mahjong Set in Mother of Pearl Inlaid Box
Circa 1900 Chinese Bamboo/ Bovine Bone Mahjong Set in Mother of Pearl Inlaid Box
Circa 1900 Chinese Bamboo/ Bovine Bone Mahjong Set in Mother of Pearl Inlaid Box
Circa 1900 Chinese Bamboo/ Bovine Bone Mahjong Set in Mother of Pearl Inlaid Box
Circa 1900 Chinese Bamboo/ Bovine Bone Mahjong Set in Mother of Pearl Inlaid Box
Circa 1900 Chinese Bamboo/ Bovine Bone Mahjong Set in Mother of Pearl Inlaid Box

Circa 1900 Chinese Bamboo/ Bovine Bone Mahjong Set in Mother of Pearl Inlaid Box
This exquisite Chinese Mahjong set is a true masterpiece of craftsmanship. Made circa 1900, it comes in a stunning Mother of Pearl inlaid box. The tiles are made of bamboo and bovine bone, and feature intricate designs in black and silver. The set includes all the necessary components for playing the game, making it a unique and valuable addition to any collection.
Circa 1900 Chinese Bamboo/ Bovine Bone Mahjong Set in Mother of Pearl Inlaid Box
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Chinese Enameled Metal Box Republic Period Circa 1930

Chinese Enameled Metal Box Republic Period Circa 1930
Chinese Enameled Metal Box Republic Period Circa 1930
Chinese Enameled Metal Box Republic Period Circa 1930
Chinese Enameled Metal Box Republic Period Circa 1930
Chinese Enameled Metal Box Republic Period Circa 1930
Chinese Enameled Metal Box Republic Period Circa 1930
Chinese Enameled Metal Box Republic Period Circa 1930
Chinese Enameled Metal Box Republic Period Circa 1930
Chinese Enameled Metal Box Republic Period Circa 1930
Chinese Enameled Metal Box Republic Period Circa 1930
Chinese Enameled Metal Box Republic Period Circa 1930
Chinese Enameled Metal Box Republic Period Circa 1930

Chinese Enameled Metal Box Republic Period Circa 1930
An intricate, hands on, colorful hinged box to add to a collection or use to decorate the home. The heavy brass box has a silver (colored) patina and has been enameled in turquoise, cobalt and aubergine enamels in a scrolling peony design. You can see the golden color of the brass coming through the silver. The box has a simple pin hinge. The box rests flat on a surface with its bun feet. It has the mark MADE IN CHINA on the center of the base. 4 3/8″ wide x 3 ¼” (8.3 cm) deep x 1 7/8 (4.8 cm) tall. Weighs 12.0 oz (340 g). There is wear to both the silver-colored patina, as well as to some of the turquoise enamels. The hinge is bent, which prevents the lid from closing snugly. It also wiggles a little. There is wear and a few black spots inside the box. A great Chinese box to add to a collection or use to store little knick knacks. We just ask that you notify us before returning and obtain our authorization. This will ensure quick processing.
Chinese Enameled Metal Box Republic Period Circa 1930
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Chinese Cruet Set Vintage Sterling Silver Hong Kong Circa 1930

Chinese Cruet Set Vintage Sterling Silver Hong Kong Circa 1930
Chinese Cruet Set Vintage Sterling Silver Hong Kong Circa 1930
Chinese Cruet Set Vintage Sterling Silver Hong Kong Circa 1930
Chinese Cruet Set Vintage Sterling Silver Hong Kong Circa 1930
Chinese Cruet Set Vintage Sterling Silver Hong Kong Circa 1930
Chinese Cruet Set Vintage Sterling Silver Hong Kong Circa 1930
Chinese Cruet Set Vintage Sterling Silver Hong Kong Circa 1930
Chinese Cruet Set Vintage Sterling Silver Hong Kong Circa 1930
Chinese Cruet Set Vintage Sterling Silver Hong Kong Circa 1930
Chinese Cruet Set Vintage Sterling Silver Hong Kong Circa 1930
Chinese Cruet Set Vintage Sterling Silver Hong Kong Circa 1930
Chinese Cruet Set Vintage Sterling Silver Hong Kong Circa 1930

Chinese Cruet Set Vintage Sterling Silver Hong Kong Circa 1930
CHINESE STERLING SILVER 6 PIECE CRUET SET. WITH ORIGINAL GLASS LINERS. HONG KONG CIRCA 1930s. MUSTARD POT; HANDLE TO RIM: 5.25cm HEIGHT: 3cm DIAMETER: 3.5cm. WEIGHT: 29.6gINC. GLASS 21g(NO GLASS). SALT BOWL; HEIGHT: 2.5cm DIAMETER: 3.25cm. WEIGHT: 17.8gINC. GLASS 10.5g(NO GLASS). PEPPER SHAKER; DIAMETER : 2cm HEIGHT: 4.25cm. TWO MATCHING STERLING SILVER SPOONS; LENGTH: 5.25cm. WEIGHT: 3.4g (THE TWO). ROUND CRUET STAND: DIAMETER 8.75cm, WEIGHT: 42.5g. ALL PIECES HALLMARKED WITH SAME MAKER’S MARK. EACH PIECE WITH ENGRAVED BAMBOO AND HAND PLANISHED DECORATION. CRUET STAND WITH RAISED BAMBOO EFFECT RIM. NO CRACKS OR CHIPS TO GLASS LINERS. NO NAMES OR INITIALS.
Chinese Cruet Set Vintage Sterling Silver Hong Kong Circa 1930
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Antique Chinese Export Silver Locking Box Circa 1890

Antique Chinese Export Silver Locking Box Circa 1890
Antique Chinese Export Silver Locking Box Circa 1890
Antique Chinese Export Silver Locking Box Circa 1890
Antique Chinese Export Silver Locking Box Circa 1890
Antique Chinese Export Silver Locking Box Circa 1890
Antique Chinese Export Silver Locking Box Circa 1890
Antique Chinese Export Silver Locking Box Circa 1890
Antique Chinese Export Silver Locking Box Circa 1890
Antique Chinese Export Silver Locking Box Circa 1890
Antique Chinese Export Silver Locking Box Circa 1890
Antique Chinese Export Silver Locking Box Circa 1890
Antique Chinese Export Silver Locking Box Circa 1890

Antique Chinese Export Silver Locking Box Circa 1890
Look at our reviews! Free national & International. Chinese Export Silver Locking Box – Antique Circa 1890. Check Out Our Feedback. This exceptional antique Chinese Export Silver (CES) locking box has a reCtangular form. The surface of this antique box with lock is embellished with a chased decorated matte texture with a variety of embossed and chased decorated stemmed floral and foliate designs to the sides, including cherry blossom and larch arrangements. The upper surface of the cover is ornamented with an embossed and chased decorated scene depiCting a grassy terrain surrounding a tree with fan shaped leaves by the side of a winding stream, with a traditional Chinese crane style bird design stagnant to one side and in flight to the other. The cover is further embellished with a central reCtangular vacant cartouche. The decoration to the box is encompassed with a plain paralleling border; the border to the cover incorporates a simple incurved design to each corner. The underside of the box is plain and unembellished, apart from the Chinese charaCter hallmarks. The box retains the original fitted fully working lock and key. This Chinese box was crafted by Heng Li, a silversmith considered to have been one of the finest of the Tientsin makers; Tientsin had one of the oldest traditions of silver making in China. This antique box with lock is a very good gauge of silver, excellent quality and in excellent condition. The embossed and chased decoration is very sharp. The charaCter marks/hallmarks struck to the underside are all very clear. Reflections in photographs may detract from the true representation of this piece of antique Chinese export silverware. Length 19.2cm/7.6. Width 15.6cm/6.1. Height 6.1cm/2.4. 23.2 troy ounces/722g (including locking mechanism). Andrew Campbell founder and owner of AC Silver has been dealing in antique diamond & gemstone jewelry and antique sterling silver since 1977. In addition to his high quality Newcastle-based shop, Andrew has developed what is now an established and internationally recognised online store. All orders placed before 2pm GMT are dispatched the same day. Company Name: AC Silver Unlimited. Based In United Kingdom. Designed By Jarilo Design.
Antique Chinese Export Silver Locking Box Circa 1890
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Antique Chinese Export Silver Locking Box Circa 1890

Antique Chinese Export Silver Locking Box Circa 1890
Antique Chinese Export Silver Locking Box Circa 1890
Antique Chinese Export Silver Locking Box Circa 1890
Antique Chinese Export Silver Locking Box Circa 1890
Antique Chinese Export Silver Locking Box Circa 1890
Antique Chinese Export Silver Locking Box Circa 1890
Antique Chinese Export Silver Locking Box Circa 1890
Antique Chinese Export Silver Locking Box Circa 1890
Antique Chinese Export Silver Locking Box Circa 1890
Antique Chinese Export Silver Locking Box Circa 1890
Antique Chinese Export Silver Locking Box Circa 1890
Antique Chinese Export Silver Locking Box Circa 1890

Antique Chinese Export Silver Locking Box Circa 1890
Look at our reviews! Free national & International. Chinese Export Silver Locking Box – Antique Circa 1890. Check Out Our Feedback. This exceptional antique Chinese Export Silver (CES) locking box has a reCtangular form. The surface of this antique box with lock is embellished with a chased decorated matte texture with a variety of embossed and chased decorated stemmed floral and foliate designs to the sides, including cherry blossom and larch arrangements. The upper surface of the cover is ornamented with an embossed and chased decorated scene depiCting a grassy terrain surrounding a tree with fan shaped leaves by the side of a winding stream, with a traditional Chinese crane style bird design stagnant to one side and in flight to the other. The cover is further embellished with a central reCtangular vacant cartouche. The decoration to the box is encompassed with a plain paralleling border; the border to the cover incorporates a simple incurved design to each corner. The underside of the box is plain and unembellished, apart from the Chinese charaCter hallmarks. The box retains the original fitted fully working lock and key. This Chinese box was crafted by Heng Li, a silversmith considered to have been one of the finest of the Tientsin makers; Tientsin had one of the oldest traditions of silver making in China. This antique box with lock is a very good gauge of silver, excellent quality and in excellent condition. The embossed and chased decoration is very sharp. The charaCter marks/hallmarks struck to the underside are all very clear. Reflections in photographs may detract from the true representation of this piece of antique Chinese export silverware. Length 19.2cm/7.6. Width 15.6cm/6.1. Height 6.1cm/2.4. 23.2 troy ounces/722g (including locking mechanism). Andrew Campbell founder and owner of AC Silver has been dealing in antique diamond & gemstone jewelry and antique sterling silver since 1977. In addition to his high quality Newcastle-based shop, Andrew has developed what is now an established and internationally recognised online store. All orders placed before 2pm GMT are dispatched the same day. Company Name: AC Silver Unlimited. Based In United Kingdom. Designed By Jarilo Design.
Antique Chinese Export Silver Locking Box Circa 1890
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Antique Chinese Export Silver Card Case Circa 1870

Antique Chinese Export Silver Card Case Circa 1870
Antique Chinese Export Silver Card Case Circa 1870
Antique Chinese Export Silver Card Case Circa 1870
Antique Chinese Export Silver Card Case Circa 1870
Antique Chinese Export Silver Card Case Circa 1870
Antique Chinese Export Silver Card Case Circa 1870
Antique Chinese Export Silver Card Case Circa 1870
Antique Chinese Export Silver Card Case Circa 1870
Antique Chinese Export Silver Card Case Circa 1870
Antique Chinese Export Silver Card Case Circa 1870

Antique Chinese Export Silver Card Case Circa 1870
Look at our reviews! Free national & International. Chinese Export Silver Card Case – Circa 1870. Check Out Our Feedback. An exceptional, fine and impressive antique Chinese Export Silver card case; part of our diverse Asian silverware collection. This exceptional antique Chinese Export Silver (CES) card case has a plain rectangular rounded form. The anterior surface of this rare Chinese silver card case is ornamented with chased oriental figures amidst bamboo and foliate designs, accented with a fenced area and simplified structures, all on a matte background. The ornamentation incorporates a vacant shield shaped cartouche. The posterior surface of this silver card case is embellished with an exceptional chased decorated segmented iconic Chinese dragon design amidst clouds, also all on a matte background. The rounded sides of this antique silver cigarette case are plain and unembellished. This Chinese card case is fitted with a push fit cover ornamented with a continuation of the aforementioned chased decoration. The hallmarks struck to the rim of this impressive antique case include. Maker’s mark: WA (undocumented maker’s name). This exceptional case has been independently tested using state of the art technology (Niton XL2 Analyzer) and verified as sterling silver (925, 925/1000). Items associated with this maker are rare and known for their high quality. This rare Chinese silver card case is an exceptional gauge of silver, exceptional quality and in exceptional presentation condition. The chased decoration is very sharp. The Chinese hallmarks struck to the rim of the body are all very clear. Reflections in photographs may detract from the true representation of this example of antique silverware. Length 9.5cm/3.7. Width 6.5cm/2.6. Height 1.3cm/0.5. 2.4 troy ounces/75.6g. Andrew Campbell founder and owner of AC Silver has been dealing in antique diamond & gemstone jewellery and antique sterling silver since 1977. In addition to his high quality Newcastle-based shop, Andrew has developed what is now an established and internationally recognised online store. All orders placed before 2pm GMT are dispatched the same day. Company Name: AC Silver Unlimited. Based In United Kingdom. Designed By Jarilo Design.
Antique Chinese Export Silver Card Case Circa 1870
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Antique Chinese Export Silver Card Case Circa 1870

Antique Chinese Export Silver Card Case Circa 1870
Antique Chinese Export Silver Card Case Circa 1870
Antique Chinese Export Silver Card Case Circa 1870
Antique Chinese Export Silver Card Case Circa 1870
Antique Chinese Export Silver Card Case Circa 1870
Antique Chinese Export Silver Card Case Circa 1870
Antique Chinese Export Silver Card Case Circa 1870
Antique Chinese Export Silver Card Case Circa 1870
Antique Chinese Export Silver Card Case Circa 1870
Antique Chinese Export Silver Card Case Circa 1870

Antique Chinese Export Silver Card Case Circa 1870
Look at our reviews! Free national & International. Chinese Export Silver Card Case – Circa 1870. Check Out Our Feedback. An exceptional, fine and impressive antique Chinese Export Silver card case; part of our diverse Asian silverware collection. This exceptional antique Chinese Export Silver (CES) card case has a plain rectangular rounded form. The anterior surface of this rare Chinese silver card case is ornamented with chased oriental figures amidst bamboo and foliate designs, accented with a fenced area and simplified structures, all on a matte background. The ornamentation incorporates a vacant shield shaped cartouche. The posterior surface of this silver card case is embellished with an exceptional chased decorated segmented iconic Chinese dragon design amidst clouds, also all on a matte background. The rounded sides of this antique silver cigarette case are plain and unembellished. This Chinese card case is fitted with a push fit cover ornamented with a continuation of the aforementioned chased decoration. The hallmarks struck to the rim of this impressive antique case include. Maker’s mark: WA (undocumented maker’s name). This exceptional case has been independently tested using state of the art technology (Niton XL2 Analyzer) and verified as sterling silver (925, 925/1000). Items associated with this maker are rare and known for their high quality. This rare Chinese silver card case is an exceptional gauge of silver, exceptional quality and in exceptional presentation condition. The chased decoration is very sharp. The Chinese hallmarks struck to the rim of the body are all very clear. Reflections in photographs may detract from the true representation of this example of antique silverware. Length 9.5cm/3.7. Width 6.5cm/2.6. Height 1.3cm/0.5. 2.4 troy ounces/75.6g. Andrew Campbell founder and owner of AC Silver has been dealing in antique diamond & gemstone jewellery and antique sterling silver since 1977. In addition to his high quality Newcastle-based shop, Andrew has developed what is now an established and internationally recognised online store. All orders placed before 2pm GMT are dispatched the same day. Company Name: AC Silver Unlimited. Based In United Kingdom. Designed By Jarilo Design.
Antique Chinese Export Silver Card Case Circa 1870