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Stunning Antique Chinese Gold Gilt Painted Paper Mache Large Serving Dinner Tray



We are delighted to offer for sale this absolutely exquisite circa 1880 Chinese Dragon Paper Mache dinner serving tray A lovely decorative piece, based on the size this would be for serving full meals, its a full sized tray The condition is very good for the period, there may be some small losses and age related patina marks Dimensions Height:- 4.5cm Width:- 62cm Depth:- 41cm Please note all measurements are taken at the widest point This item is available for collection from our Pulborough warehouses Condition Please view the very detailed pictures as they form part of the description pertaining to the condition. Please note vintage period and original items such as leather seating will always have natural patina in the form of creasing and wear, we recommend annual 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: 1.78 in. (4.5 cm)Width: 24.41 in. (62 cm)Depth: 16.15 in. (41 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 fading.
  • Seller Location
  • Reference Number
    1stDibs: LU2823324450552

Shipping & Returns

  • Shipping
    $139.52 Standard Parcel Shipping
    to United States 0, arrives in 8-13 days.
    We recommend this shipping type based on item size, type and fragility.
    Estimated Customs Duties & Taxes to the Continental US: $0.
    Ships From: United Kingdom
  • Return Policy

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

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