• #17937 Good Antique Small One-Drawer Northern Kang Table

    Small Cabinet and Chest Tea Table and Low Table Chinese Furiture ...



    Good Antique Small One-Drawer Northern Kang Table made of northern elm in original good condition with pleasing wood patina, constructed in all rounded edges. It has a nice antique Chinese coin on the metal drawer pull. 19th century. "Kang" is type of Chinese bed platform often made of bricks with hollow space underneath for burning coals or wood for heating at winter time during the cold weather as there was no electricity at old time. Furniture piece that is used on a Kang bed or by the Kang bed is often called a Kang table, a Kang cabinet, etc. This small low Kang table might have been used for writing, eating, reading, or drinking tea! Dimensions: 22 14/" L x 15 1/4" W x 11 1/2" H

  • #17792 Antique Fujian Style Painted Red and Black Lacquer Cabinet

    Small Cabinet and Chest Chinese Furiture ...



    Antique Fujian Style Painted Red and Black Lacquer Cabinet with original gilt painting. The cabinet has been repaired and the top of the cabinet has been repainted. 19th century. Great for a bedside cabinet or any room in the house! Dimensions: 39 3/4" L x 20 7/8" D x 30 1/2" H

  • #15817 Unusual Antique Bedding Cabinet with Excellent Metal Fitting and Old Color Pigment

    Small Cabinet and Chest Japanese and Other Art Chinese Furiture ...



    Unusual Antique Bedding Cabinet with Excellent Metal Fitting and Old Color Pigment. The original old iron fitting includes a rare Buddhist's "Wan" symbol motif in openwork. The old red color pigment has faded, nevertheless, quite charming. it has a lift style door that opens to a wide empty space inside for storing blankets and bedding. It is hard to say if such cabinet came from northern China or Korea, but likely from the northern border near Korea as it carries the similar look and function as a Korean bedding or blanket cabinet. There are stenciled "Double-Happiness" characters on the faded lacquer surface. In original unfinished condition. This beautiful cabinet or chest with its unique dimensions makes a useful table or stand for an entryway or other spaces that require a furniture piece that is not too high or too deep. Dimensions: 32" L x 16 1/2" W x 23" H

  • #17830 Small Vintage Hong-Mu Hardwood Cabinet

    Small Cabinet and Chest Chinese Furiture Furniture ...



    Small Vintage Hong-Mu Hardwood Cabinet made of mahogany grade of rosewood with simple elegant design and constructed in the traditional style Chinese cabinetry. It has a wonderful deeper surface for that extra space you need to put a lamp, a book, and a tea or coffee mug! In good condition. top is slightly faded but with beautiful grain. This cabinet is solidly built. Dimensions: 22" L x 22" W x 22" H

  • #17828 Antique Small Red Lacquer Chest with Carved Base and Shelves Inside

    Small Cabinet and Chest Chinese Furiture ...



    Antique Small Ming Style Red Lacquer Chest with Carved Base with cloud design; with two shelves inside. Old patina on thick cracked lacquer. Dimensions: 15 1/4" x 9 1/4" x 20 1/2" H

  • #17561 Vintage Small Chinese Hardwood Chest/ Table with Nine Drawers Made with Burl Wood

    Small Cabinet and Chest Chinese Furiture New Furniture & Decorative ...



    Beautiful aintage Small Chinese Hardwood Chest on attached stand with 9 drawers made with burl wood; with white brass fitting. Refinished. An end-table size, this chest/ table is from the 20th Century. Dimensions:

  • #16569 19th Century Barber's Tool Chest and Work Bench

    Small Cabinet and Chest Chinese Furiture Bench and Stool ...



    (清代核桃木理髮匠工具櫈) This is a 19th century barber’s tool chest and work bench made of both Chinese walnut hardwood and northern Chinese elm with rare original red color pigment made of organic precious ground mineral that is rarely seen on this type of work bench. This chest measures 17.5” in height which allowed the barber to cut the client’s hair at a comfortable height with the hands when a client sat at the bench. The small drawers at the front and the side stored scissors, combs, loose change, and other necessary items for performing the job and doing business. Sometimes some other similar pieces might have metal loops which allowed the chest/ bench to be tied and carried when traveling place to place for work. the bottom of this stool/ chest are carved on both sides with auspicious symbols such as pomegranate and floral design. A good part of Chinese woodwork was used to create life’s necessities, including utilitarian wares used as everyday objects as well as pieces for special needs, such as this one. This chest has some replacements in wood, nevertheless, it is quite beautiful and unique in its triangular form. It measures 22 ¼” long, 17 ½” high, and 10 ¼” deep with its tapered legs.

  • #15590 Good Antique Northern Bank Chest with Old Brass Fitting and Original Lacquer

    Small Cabinet and Chest



    Antique northern Chinese bank chest with a lifting style door on the top with a storage compartment inside. The lower body is fitted with two doors; with old brass fitting and original red- brown color lacquer and finished in French Polish with tree lacquer. Over 100 years old. 34 1/2"w x 21 1/2"d x 33 1/4"h

  • #14820 Unusual Antique Table Top Dressing Cabinet

    Small Cabinet and Chest



    This unusual small antique cabinet style dressing table has a mirror holder at the open space on top. It has two drawers and two doors underneath for storing jewelry and personal cosmetic items. It has beautiful old circular brass plates as well as the original dark brown lacquer. The front is painted on two sides with vase and flower branch inside the vase. The open space inside is also painted with a large flowering branch. It is in deed an unusual one-of-a-kind useful and collectible piece. 19th century. Vase with flower is a common Chinese art motif. It signifies the "peace or harmony" as the pronunciation of the word for "vase" is the same as that of the "peace" or "harmony". Dimensions: 20 1/2"w x 10"d x 21"h

  • #6530 Pair of Rare Medium Size Antique Early Style 18th Century Wan-Li Cabinets

    Small Cabinet and Chest



    Pair of rare antique 18th century Wan-Li style medium size cabinets with original thick black lacquer and old white-brass fittings; carved with dragon motif. The inside of the cabinets are lined with the original old lacquer. This pair of cabinets with a narrower depth makes it easy to fit in any space where quality and presentation matter. French Polish finish over the original black lacquer. Dimensions: 32"w x 16"d x 45"h.

  • #12393 Large Size Antique Shanxi Book Chest with Exceptional Paintings

    Small Cabinet and Chest



    Large size antique Shanxi painted lacquer book chest with very fine and elaborate original paintings painted with gilt and beautiful organic color pigment from the mineral and plant source. The landscapes consist of river and layers of pavilions leading to the distant mountains with groups of figures in activities at the front and the middle part of the paintings. Repairs on the lacquer. 19th century. Dimensions: 18 5/8"h x 34 3/4"w x 22 1/4"d

  • #13255 A Rare Antique Merchant's Storage Bank Chest with Calligraphy and Drawers

    Small Cabinet and Chest



    A rare and interesting antique merchant's storage bank chest made of Chinese walnut hardwood with original lacquer and calligraphy "Ten Thousand Yellow Gold"; with two drawers and a slat inside. Please note the construction of this piece is a small desk on top of a storage bin to allow the owner of the chest to write on the top while using the bottom section for storage. A truly uniqque piece! Dimensions: 21 3/4"w x 11 1/2"d x 22 1/4"h

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