Lacquered tea caddy boxset. Guangzhou, Late 19th Century


Shapely lacquered wood box with polychrome and gilt decoration of lively scenes within cartouches and scrollwork. Concealing two metal tea caddies with engraved floral decoration.

Canton (Guangzhou), Late 19th Century

Height: 9,5 cm (3-3/4 in.) - Width: 22,5 cm (8-3/4 in.) - Depth: 17 cm (6-2/3 in.)

Wear on decoration, minor losses and dents on tea caddies

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  • Expertissim Reference: 2014052065