All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Lacquer : Pre 1960 item #1174230 (stock #2468)
Abhaya Asian Antiques
Fine and rare pair of molded leather tobacco boxes from the Bai ethnic group in Yunnan, China. These are covered in black lacquer showing quite sophisticated craftsmanship on par with the Dai/Shan peolple who are acknowledged to be the best in this region, and date circa mid 20th century. These were purchased in a rural Yunnan Bai market, near Dali several years ago...