Lot 396
A Chinese Lacquered and Gilt Tea Caddy
Lot Details & Additional Photographs
19th century, black lacquer with two toned gilt decoration of noble court figures gathered in on a veranda bordered by pavilions, decoration is featured in shaped medallions on all sides, the interior with original hinged lead box with engraved decoration of two noble figures in a flower filled landscape, the interior lid has similar decoration to exterior, flush base.

6 x 10.5 x 7.5 in.

From The Collection of the Late Stuart Walston and Doris Schaum Walston of Wilson, North Carolina

Rubbing to finish on lid; small areas of loss to lacquer especially on edges; some areas of lifting to lacquer; residue to interior of lead box.

$300 - 600