late c19th chinese qing dynasty carved hardwood display cabinet

Late C19th Chinese Qing Dynasty carved hardwood display cabinet.



Item Ref

ML 202


Late C19th Chinese Qing Dynasty carved hardwood display cabinet.
Well-carved Chinese 2-part single door glazed hardwood cabinet with pierced angled pediment .
Raised on a heavily carved and pierced base , with the frieze depicting twin opposing dragons chasing the ‘flaming pearl of wisdom’ amongst carved stylised clouds . The legs with carved masks and zoomorphic feet .
The uprights of the cabinet frame carved with coiled dragon designs, and the central pediment also carved with twin dragons chasing the flaming pearl . The side returns of the pediment carved with auspicious bats .
The edges of the oblong door-frame carved with trailing vine or floral designs. The interior fitted with 3 original adjustable shelves with carved edge detail.
In excellent original condition , with crisp well-executed carving throughout.
A superb cabinet in which to display a collection of Chinese and Oriental porcelain or objects .
H 75”
W 32”
D 15”
D (interior) 13”
Established in the Cathedral City of Worcester for over 30 years , M.Lees&Sons , run by Michael Lees ,have been dealing with public and trade from show-rooms in an early Georgian town-house. We aim to provide a straight-forward approach to our business and build lasting relationships with our customers. As members of the 'London and Provincial Antique Dealers Association' , we provide full descriptive details , date ,authenticity and any available provenance ,with full disclosure of any restoration or repair which may have taken place .
Whether buying for pleasure , decoration or investment, we welcome you to our web-site or premises .
Past projects have included advising clients on forming and disposing of collections , furnishing period properties , hotel and commercial projects , also a shoot-room and lodge .
All goods are available to view and owned by M.Lees&Sons .
If visiting, a telephone call prior is advisable as due to the demands of the business the show-room does not have regular hours . Please feel free to contact us if we can be of assistance .
Tel. 01905 26620 / 07860826218
Located in the centre of Worcester in the shadow of the Cathedral with easy parking nearby. Exit Junction 7 M5 and follow the signs for Worcester Porcelain Museum . Our premises are located 100 metres from the Museum and 50 metres from Pay&Display car-park in nearby King St.
Internal Ref: ML 202


Height = 187 cm (74")
Width = 80 cm (32")
Depth = 37 cm (15")

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