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Gold Leaf Daily Life Trunk (China)
This Ming-style long blanket trunk is finished in lacquered gold leaf. This trunk is decorated with a hand-painted Ming village scene in a subtle, faux-aged color palette.
ITEM#: 14042446This Ming-style long blanket trunk is finished in lacquered gold leaf. This trunk is decorated with a hand-painted Ming village scene in a subtle, faux-aged color palette. Antiqued brass fittings reinforce the lid, body, and base and the trunk features two lacquered brass butterfly hasps for closing the lid.
- Materials: Wood
- Finish: Black lacquer with appliqued gold leaf
- Dimensions: 26.5 inches high x 53.5 inches wide x 15.75 inches deep
Note: This product will be shipped using Curbside delivery. The product will be unloaded at the nearest curb in front of your residence. Signature required upon delivery.
Story Behind the Art:
This handcrafted item and many others come from a third generation family run factory in mainland China. Their skills of hand-painting, hand-rubbed lacquering, and hand-tooling have been passed down for many generations. We are proud to support them in their quest to keep their age-old techniques alive for future generations. Many of the artists are hired out of semi-retirement to work from home training the next generation to become master craftsmen. These masters are highly respected in their craft and their culture which have survived through many Chinese dynasties and continue to produce valuable and desirable pieces for your home decor.
The handcrafted touch of artisan skill creates variations in color, size and design. If buying two of the same item, slight differences should be expected. Note: Color discrepancies may occur between this product and your computer screen.
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The weight is 100 pounds.
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