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I have this old box...
I have this old box I`m not shore what it is for material. Maybe Bone it has Dragons engraved and I would like to know what it is for and how old. Also the 2 Lacquer Japanese? Chinese? tea boxes. See picture I can send U the marking if you want.
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Antique Expert: Nora, Expert in Fine and Decorative Arts: Renaissance through Contemporary replied 2 years ago
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Customer reply replied 2 years ago
Hi,
I attached a couple more pictures for you and also the Manufacturer Mark I guess it is. If you need more pictures I can make more but my camera is not the best.... I checked the Material of the Box again and I believe it is some kind of soft stone or bimb? It comes of as white powder if you scratch a little on the bottom of the box.
Also it has 3 sides with the dragon and Yin/Yan and the outside walls have on the outside also Dragonheads. Inside is flat and smooth, kind like plastic looking . Thanks in advance
JD
Antique Expert: Nora, Expert in Fine and Decorative Arts: Renaissance through Contemporary replied 2 years ago
Hi,
Thank you for the images - however I only assess one item per question here.
If you would like to continue, please choose one and let me know.
~Nora
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Customer reply replied 2 years ago
Yes, the long Dragon Box. Thanks
JD
Antique Expert: Nora, Expert in Fine and Decorative Arts: Renaissance through Contemporary replied 2 years ago
Hi JD,
At your convenience, please send more images and dimensions of just the dragon box.
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Nora
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