Pair of Chinese Polychrome Decorated Compound Dragon Cabinets


Fantastic pair of Chinese export polychrome decorated compound or stacking cabinets. Each set consists of an upper and lower cabinet or chest. Lacquered and incised with elaborate dragons depicted flying in the clouds above the sea. Each cabinet is fronted by double doors that open to reveal a one shelf interior. The chests have ebonized brass metal hardware, lock plates, hinges, and two large antique locks with keys. The larger chests are supported by square legs with brass clad feet. The polychrome finish has a beautifully faded patina from age. Pieces from an estate in San Francisco, CA.

Dimensions: 34.5"w x 20"d x 80.5"h

Circa: 20th Century, China

Materials: Wood, Brass

Condition: Good, minor wear consistent with age and use. Excellent joinery and craftsmanship with age appropriate wear and fading.

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