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Chinese Antique Black Lacquered Blanket Chest with Hand Painted Guardian Lions
A Chinese antique black lacquer rectangular blanket chest from the 19th century, with underglaze décor and hand painted guardian lions. Born in China during the 19th century, this el...
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Antique 19th Century Chinese Blanket Chests

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Brass

Chinese Qing Dynasty 19th Century Red Lacquered Blanket Chest with Floral Décor
A Chinese Qing red lacquered wooden blanket chest from the 19th century, with floral décor and butterfly brass hardware. Born in China during the Qing Dynasty, this red lacquered bla...
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Antique 19th Century Chinese Qing Blanket Chests

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Brass

Black Lacquer Chests
Black lacquer chests, of upright form, each with one drawer and a pair of doors, brass fitting, simple form, beautiful color. Selling single chest $2400 or pair chest for $4800.
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Antique 19th Century Chinese Ming Commodes and Chests of Drawers

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Lacquer

  • Black Lacquer Chests
  • Black Lacquer Chests
  • Black Lacquer Chests
  • Black Lacquer Chests
H 36 in. W 19 in. D 18 in.
Chinese 19th Century Qing Dynasty Red Lacquered Blanket Chest with Iron Hardware
An antique Chinese Qing Dynasty red lacquered trunk from the 19th century, with iron and bronze hardware. Born in China during the 19th century, this blanket chest boasts a vivid red...
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Antique 19th Century Chinese Qing Blanket Chests

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Iron, Bronze

Antique Chinese Red and Black Lacquered Three-Section Chest with Carved Figures
A Chinese antique red and black lacquered three-section chest with carved figures. Featuring a lovely red lacquered body, beautifully accented with black tones, this linear Chinese c...
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Early 20th Century Chinese Commodes and Chests of Drawers

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Metal

Chest with Thick Red Original Lacquer, Late 18th Century
Chest with thick red original lacquer and very charming patina. "Shanxi" 1780-1820.
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Antique Late 18th Century Chinese Blanket Chests

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Wood

Chinese Export Lacquered Cabinet or Chest
Elegant Chinese export cabinet or small chest finished in black lacquer with red lacquer front doors. Features idyllic painted landscape scenes on the front and floral foliate bird s...
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20th Century Chinese Chinese Export Cabinets

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Brass

  • Chinese Export Lacquered Cabinet or Chest
  • Chinese Export Lacquered Cabinet or Chest
  • Chinese Export Lacquered Cabinet or Chest
  • Chinese Export Lacquered Cabinet or Chest
H 28.5 in. W 24.5 in. D 22.5 in.
19th Century Chinese Red Lacquer Chest
This 19th century chest, hailing out of northern China, started its life as a storage trunk with a solid lacquered front. Artisans, skilled in traditional Chinese carpentry and lacqu...
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Antique Mid-19th Century Chinese Qing Furniture

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Brass

  • 19th Century Chinese Red Lacquer Chest
  • 19th Century Chinese Red Lacquer Chest
  • 19th Century Chinese Red Lacquer Chest
  • 19th Century Chinese Red Lacquer Chest
H 36.75 in. W 40 in. D 18 in.
19th Century Chinese Finely Lacquered Chest
This stunning, ornate chest was masterfully constructed over 150 years by artisans in northern China. Although the design follows classic forms, vibrant decoration makes this chest u...
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Antique Mid-19th Century Chinese Qing Furniture

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Brass

  • 19th Century Chinese Finely Lacquered Chest
  • 19th Century Chinese Finely Lacquered Chest
  • 19th Century Chinese Finely Lacquered Chest
  • 19th Century Chinese Finely Lacquered Chest
H 35.25 in. W 27.25 in. D 18.75 in.
Chinese Export Parcel Gilt Lacquered Wedding Cabinet Chest
Marvelous Chinese export lacquered wedding cabinet or chest. Features a highly decorated parcel gilt front with young boys playing amid trees and pagodas. Fronted by two large doors ...
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20th Century Chinese Chinese Export Furniture

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Brass

Chinese Qing Style Lacquered Wedding Cabinet Chest
Extraordinary Chinese lacquered wedding cabinet or prosperity chest made in the early Qing dynasty style. Features a polychrome decorated front depicting dozens of playing young boys...
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20th Century Chinese Qing Furniture

Materials

Brass

Lacquered Chinoiserie Chest
A beautifully painted lacquer trunk with chinoiserie on three sides and a striking red interior. From Shanxi Province, c. 1900. CST327
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Early 20th Century Chinese Furniture

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Wood, Lacquer

  • Lacquered Chinoiserie  Chest
  • Lacquered Chinoiserie  Chest
  • Lacquered Chinoiserie  Chest
  • Lacquered Chinoiserie  Chest
H 15 in. W 33 in. D 21 in.
Antique Red & Black Lacquer Chinese Scholar's Book Chests/Cabinets, Chinoiserie
Covered in rich black & red lacquer, of rectangular form with square corners, the fine scholar’s cabinets with a pair of paneled doors, fitted with oval shaped brass lock plate, open...
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Antique 19th Century Chinese Ming Furniture

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Lacquer, Softwood

Chinese Black Lacquered & Stenciled Graduated Five Drawer Chest. 20th Century
Chinese stenciled and gilt black lacquered graduated five drawer chest with decorative carved figures, landscapes, two secret lower hidden drawers, and terminating on step back carve...
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20th Century Chinese Chinese Export Furniture

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Gold Leaf

Chinese Lacquered Tall Cabinet Chest with Flower Panels and Dream Stones Inset
Dated to early 19th century Chinese lacquer tall cabinet with flower panels and dream stones inset. It has three drawers. all original hardware still intact except for the middle dra...
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Antique Early 1800s Chinese Qing Furniture

Materials

Stone

Pair of Red Lacquer Chests
A pair of beautiful red lacquer chests with two drawers and a pair of doors, brass fitting.
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Antique Early 1900s Chinese Ming Furniture

Materials

Lacquer

  • Pair of Red Lacquer Chests
  • Pair of Red Lacquer Chests
  • Pair of Red Lacquer Chests
  • Pair of Red Lacquer Chests
H 27 in. W 22 in. D 17 in.
Chinese 19th Century Red Lacquered Treasure Chest Box with Brass Hardware
A Chinese red lacquered treasure chest box from the 19th century, with brass hardware. Born in China during the 19th century, this elegant treasure chest features a red lacquered sur...
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Antique 19th Century Chinese Decorative Boxes

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Brass

Large 19th Century Chinese Wood and Red Lacquer Storage Chest or Trunk
Measuring 20 x 31 x 10inches this chest will also on a stand make a great coffee table. The chest features a pure design with original shaped and engraved lock plate and handles. It ...
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Antique Mid-19th Century Chinese Chinese Export More Asian Art, Objects ...

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Brass

19th Century Chinese Two-Door Two-Drawer Red Lacquer Chest
This 19th century chest hailing out of Northern China started its life as a storage trunk with a solid lacquered front. Artisans skilled in traditional Chinese carpentry reconfigured...
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Antique Mid-19th Century Chinese Qing Furniture

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Elm

Red Lacquer Chest with Gilt Motif Design
Red lacquer chest with gilt motif floral motif design. Elegant and beautiful color. We carry fine quality furniture with elegant finished and has been appeared many times in "Archite...
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Vintage 1930s Chinese Chinoiserie Furniture

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Lacquer

  • Red Lacquer Chest with Gilt Motif Design
  • Red Lacquer Chest with Gilt Motif Design
  • Red Lacquer Chest with Gilt Motif Design
  • Red Lacquer Chest with Gilt Motif Design
H 32 in. W 24.5 in. D 16 in.
Red Lacquer Chest with Gilt Motif Design
Red lacquer chest with gilt motif landscape design. Elegant and beautiful color.
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Mid-20th Century Chinese Chinoiserie Furniture

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Lacquer

  • Red Lacquer Chest with Gilt Motif Design
  • Red Lacquer Chest with Gilt Motif Design
  • Red Lacquer Chest with Gilt Motif Design
  • Red Lacquer Chest with Gilt Motif Design
H 32 in. W 25.5 in. D 16.5 in.
19th Century Chinese Money Chest
Secured by brass latches, this elmwood money chest once safeguarded the finances and prized possessions of a Qing-dynasty household. Unlocked, the hinged top folds to an open storage...
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Antique Mid-19th Century Chinese Qing Furniture

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Brass

  • 19th Century Chinese Money Chest
  • 19th Century Chinese Money Chest
  • 19th Century Chinese Money Chest
  • 19th Century Chinese Money Chest
H 37.25 in. W 24.75 in. D 19.5 in.
19th Century Chinese Apothecary Chest
This 19th century walnut chest was originally used by a Chinese pharmacy to organize and store herbal medicines. A statement piece brilliantly constructed with mortise and tenon join...
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Antique Mid-19th Century Chinese Qing Furniture

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Brass

  • 19th Century Chinese Apothecary Chest
  • 19th Century Chinese Apothecary Chest
  • 19th Century Chinese Apothecary Chest
  • 19th Century Chinese Apothecary Chest
H 44.25 in. W 55.75 in. D 23.75 in.
19th Century Chinese Monumental Wedding Chest
This 19th century stacked chest from Shanxi, China was commissioned to commemorate the wedding of a new bride and likely given as part of her dowry. It's meticulous design carved wit...
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Antique Mid-19th Century Chinese Qing Furniture

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Elm, Lacquer

  • 19th Century Chinese Monumental Wedding Chest
  • 19th Century Chinese Monumental Wedding Chest
  • 19th Century Chinese Monumental Wedding Chest
  • 19th Century Chinese Monumental Wedding Chest
H 39.75 in. W 33.5 in. D 21.5 in.
Pair of Fine Red Lacquer Chests with Gilt Motif
A pair of fine red lacquer chests with hand-painted gold gilt motif, beautiful color, form and lines.
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Vintage 1920s Chinese Chinoiserie Furniture

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Lacquer

Fine Black Lacquer Chest with Lattice Fret Work Doors
A very refined black lacquer chest with lattice fret work on the pair of doors, two drawers on bottom, brass fitting. We carry fine quality furniture with elegant finished and has b...
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Antique Early 1900s Chinese Ming Cabinets

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Lacquer

19th Century Chinese Low Two-Door Chest
In a traditional northern Chinese home, a chest like this would have been placed beside a raised platform called a kang, which was used as a sleeping and living area. The cabinet wou...
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Antique Mid-19th Century Chinese Qing Furniture

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Brass

  • 19th Century Chinese Low Two-Door Chest
  • 19th Century Chinese Low Two-Door Chest
  • 19th Century Chinese Low Two-Door Chest
  • 19th Century Chinese Low Two-Door Chest
H 18 in. W 32 in. D 20 in.
Japanese Big Antique Red Lacquered Bamboo Storage Chest, Meiji Period
Found during our recent Japanese Acquisition travels. Unusual Japanese antique red lacquered woven bamboo storage chest, Meiji period, 19th century. Complete with original embo...
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Antique Late 19th Century Chinese Qing Furniture

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Leather

19th Century Red Lacquer Harmony Chest, with Single Solid Slab Top
This gorgeous red lacquered chest is so named for the Chinese harmony god featured on its front. "He He", the deity of harmony is depicted here riding on mythical animal Qi Lin holdi...
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Antique Early 19th Century Chinese Furniture

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Wood

Cloud and Phoenix Painted Chest
This cabinet, comprised of two petite 19th century chests from China's Shanxi province, is incredibly modern in terms of its versatility and can be used in multiple configurations. T...
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Antique Mid-19th Century Chinese Qing Furniture

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Brass

  • Cloud and Phoenix Painted Chest
  • Cloud and Phoenix Painted Chest
  • Cloud and Phoenix Painted Chest
  • Cloud and Phoenix Painted Chest
H 40 in. W 34.75 in. D 20.5 in.
Mid-19th Century Chinese Cinnabar Book Chest
Though it seems unlikely that poison ivy could yield such beauty, traditional Chinese lacquer has long since been made from the toxic sap of a closely related plant. Virtually resist...
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Antique Mid-19th Century Chinese Qing Cabinets

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Elm, Lacquer

  • Mid-19th Century Chinese Cinnabar Book Chest
  • Mid-19th Century Chinese Cinnabar Book Chest
  • Mid-19th Century Chinese Cinnabar Book Chest
  • Mid-19th Century Chinese Cinnabar Book Chest
H 34 in. W 34.25 in. D 21.75 in.
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