BEAUTIFUL CHINESE HANDCARVED CAMPHOR WOOD CHEST/TRUNK IN WELLKNOWN CHINESE LITERATURE "DREAM OF THE RED CHAMBER". The trunk 5 sides are carved with different scenes of the most famous classical Chinese book "Dream of the red chamber" which made it unique amongst other Chinese camphor trunks.
The deep lid when open has a brass supporting stay and the interior holds a moveable tray. The chest stands on square cut bracket feet and has an engraved brass locking hasp and pad lock. The trunk is in good original condition retaining the wonderful aroma of camphor.Height 60cm (23.6 inches) Length 101cm (39.8 inches) Width 51cm (20 inches). Alternatively, I can arrange courier to collect for you at your own cost. The item "RARE MID-19TH CENTURY CHINESE CARVED CAMPHOR WOOD CHEST/TRUNK IN" is in sale since Wednesday, August 12, 2020. This item is in the category "Antiques\Asian/Oriental Antiques\Chinese\Chests". The seller is "sca2020" and is located in Milton Keynes.
This item can't be shipped, the buyer must pick up the item.