Spectacular rare hardwood box.
The surfaces covered with the most exquisite deep carving. Featuring exotic birds within prunus blossoms. Finger citrons, peaches and other fruits. Elephants and deer . The carrying handles are large gourds hollowed out to allow your fingers to fit inside for safe movement of the heavy box
Comes complete with original Chinese bronze lock and key.
Dating from late 19th early 20th century
Good antique condition throughout. Some surface age related drying lines, mainly along bottom of right side. Small loss to back back left corner of lid. All visible in photographs.
Wonderful antique patina
IMPRESSIVE LARGE SIZE. 50 cm long x 30 cm deep x 14cm high
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