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Late 19th Century Red Lacquer Chinese Picnic Basket



Late 19th century red lacquer Asian wedding Basket Lidded two-tiered Chinese treen basket with bamboo and treen carrying handle. Decorative Chinese basket often known as a marriage basket. Wonderful food caddy basket with two compartments, hand painted with gilt and black foliage, fish and a boy on the lid. Used for special occasions such as a picnic or even for provisions for a wedding. Two tiers and a lid, with a bamboo carrying handle.The lid is quite deep and reveals a timber interior all sections appears to have inscriptions painted inside. The top compartment lifts off to reveal a deeper lower section. Will make a fabulous statement for display. Some expected age splits, minor losses to lacquer. Measures: Height 17 inches. Diameter 11.5 inches widest with handles. Diameter 11 inches.


  • Dimensions
    Height: 17 in. (43.18 cm)Diameter: 11 in. (27.94 cm)
  • Style
    Chinese Export (In the Style Of)
  • Materials and Techniques
  • Place of Origin
  • Period
  • Date of Manufacture
  • Condition
    Wear consistent with age and use. Minor losses. Minor structural damages. Minor fading. some crack.
  • Seller Location
    North Hollywood, CA
  • Reference Number
    Seller: CB9201stDibs: LU906820477142

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    $175 Standard Shipping
    to anywhere in the world, arrives in 3-5 weeks.
    We recommend this shipping type based on item size, type and fragility.
    Ships From: North Hollywood, CA
  • Return Policy

    A return for this item may be initiated within 7 days of delivery.

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