Skip to main content

Chinese Tea Chest

Price
Shipping Options
Sort By
18th Century Chinese Export Lac de Bergaute Tea Chest
Located in Basingstoke, Hampshire
An 18th century Chinese Export Lac de Bergaute tea chest, of octagonal shaped form with hinged lid and red paper-lined interior. Decorated in mother of pearl with figures in a garden...
Category

Antique 18th Century Chinese Lacquer

Materials

Mother-of-Pearl

Japanese Gilt Black Lacquer Tea Chest, Late 19th Century
Located in Chicago, IL
With intricate construction and exquisite decoration, this fine tabletop tea chest is a true masterpiece of Japanese cabinetry and lacquerware. Decorated in gilt with cartouches encl...
Category

Antique Late 19th Century Chinese Meiji Lacquer

Materials

Wood

Chinese Tea Chest
Located in New York, NY
Red lacquer Chinese tea chest on brass stand.
Category

20th Century Chinese Furniture

  • Chinese Tea Chest
  • Chinese Tea Chest
  • Chinese Tea Chest
  • Chinese Tea Chest
H 19.5 in. W 26 in. D 16.5 in.
Chinese Tea Chest
Located in New York, NY
Black lacquer Chinese tea chest with red and gold lotus flowers detailed with birds. Brass handles, escutcheon and separate brass stand.
Category

Antique 19th Century Trunks and Luggage

  • Chinese Tea Chest
  • Chinese Tea Chest
  • Chinese Tea Chest
  • Chinese Tea Chest
H 21 in. W 27.5 in. D 19 in.
Chinese Export Lacquer Double Tea Caddy Chest, circa 1840
Located in Downingtown, PA
Chinese Export lacquer double tea caddy chest, circa 1840. A large rectangular-shaped footed tea chest with canted corners. The caddy in black lacquer with gilt decoration of Ch...
Category

Antique Mid-19th Century Chinese Chinese Export More Dining and Entertai...

Materials

Lacquer

Early 20th Century Chinese Floral Painted Tea Chest
Located in Chicago, IL
A painted chest from Northern China. This pine chest has been painted with various floral motifs and has two doors and three drawers. The interior includes one shelf. Pagoda Red C...
Category

Early 20th Century Chinese Sideboards

Materials

Pine

Chinese Lacquer Box or Tea Chest with Opposing Foo Lion Decoration
Located in San Antonio, TX
Lovely Chinese lacquer tea chest in shades of faded red, emerald green and antique white. The box is hinged with handles and painted foo dog decoration on the top and front of the pi...
Category

Early 20th Century Chinese Chinese Export Decorative Boxes

Materials

Metal

Pair Of Chinese Tea Chest Side Tables
Located in West Palm Beach, FL
A Pair of Chinese Tea Chests On Stands. Used As Side Tables.
Category

Early 20th Century Chinese Furniture

Materials

Wood

  • Pair Of Chinese Tea Chest Side Tables
  • Pair Of Chinese Tea Chest Side Tables
  • Pair Of Chinese Tea Chest Side Tables
  • Pair Of Chinese Tea Chest Side Tables
H 22 in. W 26 in. D 17 in.
Export Chinese Tea Chest
Located in Charleston, SC
Chinese Export Tea Chest in Red and Black Lacquer, painted in Canton Style with Chinese Characters and Dragons. Interior has two carved Pewter Canisters China Ca. 1870
Category

Antique 19th Century Chinese Lacquer

Materials

Pewter

  • Export Chinese Tea Chest
  • Export Chinese Tea Chest
  • Export Chinese Tea Chest
  • Export Chinese Tea Chest
H 6 in. W 10 in. D 9 in.
Antique Chinese Butterfly Lacquer Tea Caddy Tea Chest, 19th Century
Located in Northampton, United Kingdom
A rare Chinese tea chest decorated with East Asian scenes, including temples and pagodas. In the form of a butterfly which, in China, symbolises love and loyalty. Stands on three stu...
Category

Antique 19th Century Chinese Victorian Tea Caddies

Materials

Lacquer

Chinese Export Tea Chest
Located in Middleburg, VA
An impressive black and gold Chinese Export tea chest with an engraved metal interior liner. Fittings are brass and bone. Included are items showing the provenance of the chest: thre...
Category

Antique 1860s Chinese Chinese Export Tea Caddies

Materials

Wood

  • Chinese Export Tea Chest
  • Chinese Export Tea Chest
  • Chinese Export Tea Chest
  • Chinese Export Tea Chest
H 8.50 in. W 13.25 in. D 10.25 in.
Antique Chinese Lacquer Tea Chest, 19th Century
Located in Northampton, United Kingdom
Chinese lacquer tea chest standing on four carved dragons feet, decorated with beautiful very detailed chinoiserie panels. The Chinese tea caddy has a fully working lock and tasse...
Category

Antique 19th Century Chinese Tea Caddies

Materials

Lacquer

Lacquer Tea Chest
Located in Northampton, United Kingdom
Chinese lacquer tea chest in the shape of a melon, standing on three carved dragons' feet. Decorated with beautifully detailed chinoiserie scenes. The interior features a removabl...
Category

Antique 19th Century Chinese Tea Caddies

Materials

Lacquer

  • Lacquer Tea Chest
  • Lacquer Tea Chest
  • Lacquer Tea Chest
  • Lacquer Tea Chest
H 6 in. W 6 in. D 6.25 in.
China Trade Tea Chest, 19th Century
Located in Paris, FR
A Cantonese Chinese export lacquer tea box, decorated with gilt heightened colored volutes and flowers on a beige ground, the interior fitted with paktong box. Silver label in the in...
Category

Antique 19th Century Chinese Boxes

Materials

Pewter

  • China Trade Tea Chest, 19th Century
  • China Trade Tea Chest, 19th Century
  • China Trade Tea Chest, 19th Century
  • China Trade Tea Chest, 19th Century
H 8.86 in. W 13.51 in. D 10.04 in.
Antique Chinese Wooden Tea Shipping Box Crate Tin Lining Coffee End Table
Located in Dayton, OH
Antique tea shipping crate. Made from wood with paper labeling and tin lining. Measure: 26".  
Category

Early 20th Century Rustic Blanket Chests

Materials

Tin

Chinese Lacquer Melon Shaped Tea Chest Tea Caddy
Located in Northampton, United Kingdom
Chinese lacquer melon tea chest decorated with chinoiserie scenes in gold, standing on three carved dragon’s feet. The interior of the chinese tea chest houses a engraved paktong ...
Category

Antique 19th Century Chinese Victorian Tea Caddies

Materials

Lacquer

Chinese Lacquer Tea Chest
Located in Northampton, United Kingdom
Chinese lacquer Tea Caddy standing on four carved dragon feet with beautiful Chinoiserie panels. The interior features two removable paktong caddies with bone handle lids. Sh...
Category

Antique Mid-19th Century Chinese Tea Caddies

  • Chinese Lacquer Tea Chest
  • Chinese Lacquer Tea Chest
  • Chinese Lacquer Tea Chest
  • Chinese Lacquer Tea Chest
H 5.5 in. W 8 in. D 5 in.
Chinese Export Red Lacquer Paktong Bone Tea Chest, 19th Century
Located in Northampton, United Kingdom
A rare Chinese export lacquer tea chest, with beautiful red panels decorated with Chinese figures which are framed with gold floral black lacquer borders. Contains a removable, decor...
Category

Antique 19th Century Chinese Tea Caddies

Materials

Lacquer

Export "Tea Chest"
Located in Charleston, SC
A Chinese Export Tea Chest, In lighter and darker Reds and with scenes of people in a garden atmosphere with pagodas painted in gold. Pewter insert is carved with people and foliage ...
Category

Antique 19th Century Chinese Lacquer

Materials

Pewter

  • Export  "Tea Chest"
  • Export  "Tea Chest"
  • Export  "Tea Chest"
  • Export  "Tea Chest"
H 8.5 in. W 5.75 in. D 3.5 in.

Chinese Tea Chest For Sale on 1stDibs

With a vast inventory of beautiful furniture at 1stDibs, we’ve got just the Chinese tea chest you’re looking for. Frequently made of lacquer, wood and metal, every Chinese tea chest was constructed with great care. You’ve searched high and low for the perfect Chinese tea chest — we have versions that date back to the 18th Century alongside those produced as recently as the 20th Century are available. When you’re browsing for the right Chinese tea chest, those designed in Victorian styles are of considerable interest.

How Much is a Chinese Tea Chest?

Prices for a Chinese tea chest can differ depending upon size, time period and other attributes — at 1stDibs, they begin at $235 and can go as high as $9,038, while the average can fetch as much as $3,059.