Large antique 19th c. English scarlet red lacquer Chinoiserie chest used for storage of silver flatware or jewelry. Decorated with Chinese figures in landscape. The lid opens to reveal a large well above a single drawer. Perfect for display of snuff bottles or other collections. Strong oak carcass lined with red velvet. Brass handles to each side. Engraved monogrammed plaque in the center. Measures 22 1/2" x 19" x 7 1/4". Good condition - wear and loss of painted surface and lining. No key.
Large Antique 19th century English Scarlet Red Lacquer Chinoiserie Chest, Box or Casket for Silver, Jewelry Decorated with Chinese Figures