Offered for sale is a 19th century Chinese Export black, iron red, and gilt lacquer sewing box with hinged cover. The box is intricately decorated with buildings on foliage grounds, the blue painted interior compartmentalized with silk padding to the cover. The box is raised on brass ball feet and mounted with cornucopia embossed handles hung with rings.
The sewing box is in very good condition with some minor age related wear to the enamel and a working lock, currently with no key.
Size: 6" Height by 11 ¼" Length by 8 ¾" Depth.
Chinese Export Black And Gilt Lacquer Sewing Box With Cover