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Chinese Export Black Lacquer Writing or Work Box on Later Custom Stand

$1,450Asking Price


A pretty Chinese export black lacquer work box with a central drawer and side handles, the fitted interior with a retractable slide and pen tray, now mounted on a later custom made Chinoiserie stand. Box circa 1870-1890.


  • Dimensions
    Height: 18 in. (45.72 cm)Width: 15 in. (38.1 cm)Depth: 11 in. (27.94 cm)
  • Style
    Chinese Export (Of the Period)
  • Materials and Techniques
  • Place of Origin
  • Period
  • Date of Manufacture
    circa 1880
  • Condition
    Refinished. Wear consistent with age and use. Minor touch ups to surface. Dimensions are for box on stand,. Box alone is H: 5 inches W: 14.5 Inches D: 10 inches.
  • Seller Location
    San Francisco, CA
  • Reference Number
    Seller: C621-211stDibs: LU855224549142

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  • Shipping
    $175 Standard Parcel Shipping
    to anywhere in the world, arrives in 4-6 weeks.
    We recommend this shipping type based on item size, type and fragility.
    Ships From: San Francisco, CA
  • Return Policy

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

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