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Vintage Chinese Ancestral Decorative Folding Table Screen



Early 20th century wood and lacquer Chinese ancestral folding table screen with inscriptions A wood, cast iron lacquered Chinese ancestral folding table screen featuring inscriptions sits on sturdy feet. A wooden carved handle on the top to make the item easily transportable. Inscribed both inside and out, with characterful distressing, the screen is 100cm high. It bears the inscription, ‘Liu family’ and names six Taoist officials and an emperors poem. Chinese table screens have a long history. They were often used as a departure from day-to-day work, considered very useful in the days of working from home or indeed in a restaurant where partitioning between table will be helpful.


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    Height: 39.38 in. (100 cm)Width: 23.63 in. (60 cm)Depth: 12.21 in. (31 cm)
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    1stDibs: LU4873123986942

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    Ships From: STOKE ON TRENT, United Kingdom
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