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Chinese Minorities Tobacco Box

Chinese Minorities Tobacco Box


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Directory: Vintage Arts: Regional Art: Asian: Chinese: Folk Art: Pre 1950: Item # 1229865

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Traditional tobacco box made from water-buffalo horn used by the minorities in the south of China (Dong, Miao, Yao...).
It usually has 2 compartments, a big one for tobacco leaves, a small one for the tow.
Beautiful nature inspired carving.
Very good condition, no accident, beautiful patina due to great age and fair wear and tear. South China. H: 8 cms