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Chinese Export Silver Box - Antique C.1900
REF: C4001 / LA222929
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An exceptional, fine and impressive antique Chinese Export silver jewellery box; an addition to our collection of boxes and cases. This exceptional antique Chinese Export Silver (CES) box has a rounded rectangular form. The surface of the box has a textured finish and is embellished with simplistic engraved bordered panels to each side. This antique silver box is fitted with the original hinged push fit cover, ornamented with an applied central vacant rectangular cartouche. The body of this fine 1900s jewellery box retains the original cedar wood lining, with a bespoke navy blue velvet fitment; this versatile box could be used as a trinket or jewellery box. The box features a solid silver base which is plain and unembellished, apart from the feature hallmarks; a solid silver base is a sign of quality. The hallmarks struck to the underside of this fine box include: Maker's mark: LUENWO (Luen Wo*) Character mark: Untraced * Luen Wo was an important retailing silversmith operating out of Shanghai. His craftsmanship shows very high quality and equals the standards of Wang Hing, in Canton. Dimensions Length 21.5cm/8.5" Width 4cm/1.6" Height 8.8cm/3.5" Weight 38.4 troy ounces/1195g
AC Silver has clarified that the Chinese Export Silver Box - Antique C.1900 (LA222929) is genuinely of the period declared with the date/period of manufacture being c.1900
This antique Chinese box is an exceptional gauge of silver, exceptional quality and in exceptional condition. The piece has been professionally polished and is in presentation condition. The hallmarks struck to the surface of the underside are all very clear.
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This Chinese Export Silver Box - Antique C.1900 is located in Newcastle, UK