Antique Chinese Ming "MianTiao" Cabinet (3336) (Pair), Circa 1800-1849;
This pair of Antique Chinese Ming cabinets is handcrafted in an elegant Ming style. All the frames of the cabinets are carved with one single plank of wood. Inside shelf and drawers. The two front doors are made with a wooden hinge (traditional workmanship for furniture making in China) and can be easily removed. There is a solid wood bar between the two doors, which is used for the old lock to connect the two doors. (see photos) Copper hardware is crafted in a unique style. The cabinets are handcrafted and structured with wooden pegs and a tenon structure, which is the very traditional craftsmanship for furniture making in ancient China. These are very solid and heavy cabinets. Circa early of 19th century. Original wear and patina. Made from Elmwood, the cabinets have been kept in excellent condition.
(Ref#3336) (This is a Pair)
Size: W39" x D22" x H73.5"