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China Antique Tobacco Box Wood

China Antique Tobacco Box Wood


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Directory: Antiques: Regional Art: Asian: Chinese: Wood: Pre 1910: Item # 640490

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This elegant tobacco container is beautifully carved and has been well-cared for. Many many years ago: it was repaired in a poor way -- I have not tried to re-do this repair. This container is made of huangyangmu (boxwood). It measures 7 cm high, width is 6 cm and diameter is about 2 cm. Fine patina, sharp carving on both sides and on the top and bottom. Comes with fitted box (not shown). Surely, an elegant toggle accompanied this tobacco case.