Antique Chinese Canton Gilt & Lacquer Tea Caddy + Pewter Liner c. 1860
Antique Chinese Canton Gilt & Lacquer Tea Caddy + Pewter Liner c. This is a Chinese hand painted gilded & lacquered tea caddy with the original pewter liner, circa 1860. CONDITION shrinkage crack beaneath the lid, a loss to a section of lacquer on the right hand edge of the lid, original lock mechanism is intact - as per images. The overall condition is as you would expect from an object of substantial age that has been displayed/handled/used, usually over the lifetimes of several owners. Items are packed defensively & extreme care is taken to ensure you receive goods in perfect condition.
The item "Antique Chinese Canton Gilt & Lacquer Tea Caddy + Pewter Liner c. 1860" is in sale since Wednesday, October 2, 2019. This item is in the category "Antiques\Asian/Oriental Antiques\Chinese\Boxes". The seller is "ratgallery" and is located in Christchurch. This item can be shipped to North, South, or Latin America, all countries in Europe, all countries in continental Asia, Australia.
- Region of Origin: Chinese
- Product: tea caddy
- Age: 1850-1899
- Primary Material: Wood/ Woodenware
- Features: Handpainted
- Original/Repro: Antique Original
- Chinese Dynasty: Qing (1644-1911)