Antique Chinese Black Lacquer Dragon Jewelry Box Inlaid With Mother of Pearl
Splendid Antique Chinese black lacquer jewelry box with exquisite workmanship. Intricate mother of pearl inlay with brilliant iridescent qualities throughout.
The front face is a scene depicting opposing dragons battling over the flaming pearl in the heavens/clouds.
The top and sides with scenes of a pair of deers in a beautiful landscape with birds flying overhead with further flowers & fruits.
Bat-form drawer pulls. The starburst style geometric inlay throughout must have taken the maker an incredible amount of time to complete.
Silk-lined and padded drawers provide cushioning for your valuables.
Early to Mid-20th Century.
Condition is good with expected age effects including minor wear and loss.
A beautiful piece that is a treasure itself.
10 3/4" tall x 8 3/4" wide x 5 1/4" deep.