ANTIQUE GILDED JEWEL BOX

$750.00
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ANTIQUE JEWEL BOX

FEATURES:  

Rare, beautiful Box has an elaborately carved and gilded cover. Carvings depict a scholar's life with books and opera. Pomegranates and peaches on the ends symbolize family and long life. The cover is carved from a single block of wood. The base features 3 shallow sections allowing display of small jewelry pieces. Maker's marks can be found both carved and inked on the bottom of the box. Beautiful cinnabar red and powder green color highlighted by glamorous gold. 

Solid wood. Signed.

DIMENSIONS: 9" w x 5" h x 3.5" d

MATERIALS: Wood

CONDITION: Excellent

CONSTRUCTION: Hand made

ORIGIN: Fu Jian province

ERA: 19th century