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ANTIQUE NUMBER SA1002869: Late C19th Chinese Qing Dynasty Carved Hardwood Trunk On Stand.

Late C19th Chinese Qing Dynasty Carved Hardwood Trunk On Stand.

£700    $893    €807
Late C19th Chinese Qing Dynasty carved hardwood trunk on stand .
 
Deeply carved ‘huali’ hardwood chest with ovoid panels of prunus tree blossom and birds on branches . The verso with corresponding incised carved decoration. The front fitted with a decorative gilt-brass locking hasp , the ends carved with integral carrying handles . The panelled rising lid fitted with heavy quality brass hinges.
 
Raised on its original removable panelled hardwood stand.
 
The interior lined throughout with camphor wood. Camphor being well-documented as a protection against insect infestation to clothing or materials , having a perfumed property to the timber .
 
A smart storage chest for use perhaps on a landing or at the end of a bed , to add an exotic oriental accent to an interior.
 
In excellent original condition with a rich colour and patina.
 
H 24”
 
W 35”
 
D 18”
 
China c.1890Established in the Cathedral City of Worcester for over 40 years ,M.Lees&Sons , run by Michael Lees ,have been dealing with public and trade from show-rooms in an early Georgian town-house. We aim to provide a straight-forward approach to our business and build lasting relationships with our customers. As members of the 'London and Provincial Antique Dealers Association' , we provide full descriptive details , date ,authenticity and any available provenance ,with full disclosure of any restoration or repair which may have taken place .
 
Whether buying for pleasure , decoration or investment, we welcome you to our web-site or premises .
 
Past projects have included advising clients on forming and disposing of collections , furnishing period properties , hotel and commercial projects , also a shoot-room and lodge .
 
All goods are available to view and owned by M.Lees&Sons .
 
If visiting, a telephone call prior is advisable as due to the demands of the business the show-room does not have regular hours . Please feel free to contact us if we can be of assistance .
 
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19th Century
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