All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Korean : Lacquer : Pre 1920 item #1327184 (stock #4A99I)
Lilly Parker Antiques, Inc.
Korean Mother of Pearl inlaid Lacquer Jewelry Chest, Ca. Joseon or Chosun Dynasty, 19th Century, 10 1/2" high, 11" wide-maximum measurement. Front of drawers are all inlaid with Mother of Pearl and some wood branches, two(2) long drawers are inlaid design of Ducks swimming between or under the Lotus flowers in the Pond and trees and some thin wood branches, Egret couples are enjoying their morning between vegetation, and two(2) short drawers next to each other between two(2) long drawers are decorated with inlaid mother of pearl Peony flowering branches, set inside black lacquered frame and red lacquer trim in front and between drawers, supported by shaped skirt and bracket feet. All the drawers have brass tear drop pulls. The condition is good. nothing is missing.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Korean : Lacquer : Pre 1920 item #1326556 (stock #4A99I)
Korean Mother of Pearl inlaid Black Lacquer chest with heavy Brass Hardware for upper class Scholar for storing necessary writing implements, Joseon Dynasty period, 19th C. 11" high, 10" wide-bottom measurement, 15" deep. In front inlaid of beautiful and peaceful lake scenery with boat, pavilion and pine trees on brass hinged double doors under the lift up top with horizontal brass bar into Brass Turtle to close and open. Two(2) long drawers for storing long brushes inside the double hinged doors and beautiful brass plates with two(2) small rings. Two(2) Swans protecting Peach trees circling the Chinese character "Long Life" in the circle on the top, all inlaid with Mother of Peal. On the side, there are full scale of peaceful Lake scene, 2 old scholars in the boat, pine trees in the mountain with Pavilions, just beautiful piece of art. Back is plain black lacquer finish with Long wide horizontal bar hinge to protect the weight of the top when it is open. Heavy Brass plate and hinges wrapped around the corners, between red lacquered bottom frame with shaped skirts and curved legs, and also front and back. The condition is good, no missing pieces, some black lacquer finish is rubbed off and shows brown wood around the corners and edges.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Korean : Lacquer : Pre 1900 item #1326492 (stock #4A99H)
Korean Mother of Pearl inlaid black Lacquer dressing Mirror Box or Chest, Joseon or Chosun Dynasty, 19th Century, 10 1/2" deep, 6" high, 7 3/4 wide, inlaid diaper design on top and front, floral design on both sides, Bamboo design in the back, small inlaid bamboo design is in the back side and around the Bat shape Brass handle. Lift up the hinged top to reveal the mirror inside under the top, one(1) drawer supported by low bracket feet wrapped around by solid Brass frame. All hardware fittings are solid Brass with drawer pull is shape of flying hairy bat. To open the top, push forward the round half moon shape button on top and horizontal shape of brass piece will pop forward and then lift up the hinged front top section, and rest the mirror any heights and angle necessary. The condition is all original, shows wear and tear over the years, missing mother of pearl flower pedals and leaves on both sides, and missing mother of pearl and wood separation on top area.