Antique Chinese Petit Chest (3303) (Lady"s Chest), Circa 1800-1849
This Authentic Antique Chinese Petit Chest is known as “Lady's Chest”. This style of chest was popular household item used in high official or wealthy families during Ming Qing Dynasty.The chest was originally made for ladies in those families to store jewelry, handkerchief and other personal items. Intricate carvings of traditional Chinese design motif and detailed outlines of the chest show great workmanship in the old days. Two small side drawers and one center cabinet. Copper hardware. The chest is handcrafted and structured with wooden pegs and tenon structure, which is the very traditional craftsmanship for furniture making in ancient China. Can be used as Low Small Coffee Table, Shelf on the Wall or any occasional table or even a solid bench. Circa early of 19th century. Original patina and wear. Made of Elm wood with beautiful wood grain. The chest is in excellent condition. (The photos here show the chest from all the sides.)
Size: W40" x D10" x H14"
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