An early 19th century Chinese painted camphor wood trunk

An early 19th century Chinese painted camphor wood trunk

Code: 10732

Dimensions:

W: 74cm (29.1")H: 30.5cm (12")D: 39cm (15.4")

£1,175.00 Approx $1487.34, €1372.66
 

An early 19th century Chinese camphor wood
trunk with beautifully hand painted leather panels
to the top, sides and front, featuring traditionally
dressed figures in garden setting to the top and front
contained within floral borders.  The ends with floral borders.
The rear plain.   Remnants of label to the interior
Brass banded and close nailed. Carrying handles
Probably export and used to carry silks, tea etc. to Europe.
C1830

Condition generally good, cosistent with age and use
A decorators piece ??

Measurements:
High 12"
Width 29"
Depth 15 1/4"