AC Silver is located in Newcastle, UK
Chinese Export Silver Box - Antique c.1900
REF: C6059 / LA370673
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An exceptional, fine and impressive antique Chinese Export silver box; an addition to our collection of boxes and cases. This exceptional antique Chinese Export Silver (Ces) box has a rectangular form. Each elongated side of the box is embellished with two impressive finely pierced and embossed decorated iconic oriental dragons amidst clouds. The decoration to the box incorporates a flame-shaped vacant cartouche to either side. This antique Luen Hing silver box is fitted with the original push fit cover, reflecting the ornamentation to that of the body. The hallmarks struck to the underside of this fine box include: Maker's mark: Lh (Luen Hing*) Character mark: Untraced * Luen Hing was a retail silversmith, selling luxury goods with an attention towards silver pieces which complimented the growth of the middle class Chinese community. Dimensions Length 14.9cm/5.9" Width 4.6cm/1.8" Height 3.8cm/1.5" Weight 5.2 troy ounces/163g
AC Silver has clarified that the Chinese Export Silver Box - Antique c.1900 (LA370673) is genuinely of the period declared with the date/period of manufacture being Circa 1900
This antique Chinese box is an exceptional gauge of silver, exceptional quality and in exceptional presentation condition. The hallmarks struck to the underside of the base are all very clear. Reflections in photographs may detract from the true representation of this Luen Hing silver box.
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This Chinese Export Silver Box - Antique c.1900 is located in Newcastle, UK