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19th Century Chinese Provincial Butcher's Tray

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Carved from a single piece of northern Elmwood, this hundred year old butcher’s tray made in Shanxi province charms with its rusticity and organic form. Marked with use and distinguished by the natural grain and knots of wood, the rectangular tray brings its timeless appeal to modern interiors as a sculptural object, catch-all or functional platter.

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  • Of the Period
  • Place of origin
  • Date of manufacture
    1850
  • Wear
    Wear consistent with age and use.
  • Dimensions

    H 4.25 in. x W 39.75 in. x D 17 in.

    H 10.8 cm x W 100.97 cm x D 43.18 cm

  • Seller location
    Chicago, IL
  • Seller reference number
    BJD028
  • Reference number
    LU820011317343

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