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19th Century Mother of Pearl Inlaid Chinese Lacquer Brass Engraved Cabinet Chest



We are delighted to offer for sale this exquisite 19th century circa 1860 Chinese mother of pearl inlaid with ornately carved panels and lacquer finish cupboard A very rare collectable and decorative cupboard on stand. This is a mid Victorian example, the early Georgian pieces sell for ten times as much and are basically the same only 100 years older The cupboard is decorated with ladies and children, birds in floral settings and so on, the frame has exquisite mother of pearl inlay which is clearly the work of a master craftsman We have cleaned waxed and polished it from top to bottom, the finish is good, honest and period Dimensions: Height 111.5cm Width 96cm Depth 49.5cm This item is available for collection from our Wimbledon warehouses. Condition: Please view the very detailed pictures as they form part of the description around condition Please note vintage period and original items such as leather seating will always have natural patina in the form of cracking creasing and wear, we recommend regular waxing to ensure no moisture is lost, also hand dyed leather is not recommended to sit in direct sunlight for prolonged periods of time as it will dry out and fade.


  • Dimensions
    Height: 43.9 in. (111.5 cm)Width: 37.8 in. (96 cm)Depth: 19.49 in. (49.5 cm)
  • Style
    High Victorian (Of the Period)
  • Materials and Techniques
  • Place of Origin
  • Period
  • Date of Manufacture
  • Condition
    Wear consistent with age and use. Minor fading.
  • Seller Location
    London, GB
  • Reference Number
    1stDibs: LU2823321953742

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    Rates vary by destination and complexity. We recommend this shipping type based on item size, type and fragility.
    Estimated Customs Duties & Taxes to the Continental US: $0.
    Ships From: London, United Kingdom
  • Return Policy

    A return for this item may be initiated within 14 days of delivery.

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