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Antique Chinese Hand-Carved Bird Cage for Wedding Gift, circa 1850


Hand-carved Chinese bird or animal cage that was made to be given as a wedding gift, circa 1850. This is a large, heavy cage with detailed carving. There is a hand-forged iron handle and a small opening at the top. A very rare Chinese piece of history.


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    H 28 in. x W 20.5 in. x D 16.5 in.

    H 71.12 cm x W 52.07 cm x D 41.91 cm

  • Seller location
    Glen Ellyn, IL
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