A Stunning 19th C. Antique Burmese Carved Hard-wood Box. For Sale
Click Here. Double your traffic. Get Vendio Gallery - Now FREE! Burmese, dating from the second half of the 19th century - c. 1880.
Myanmar, သမ္မတ ).
Hand constructed and carved from dense, richly coloured, native hard-wood timber.
The hinged cover incorporates a central vignette depicting deity figures - the carving highly detailed. The vignette is central to a richly carved floral ground - finished in high relief. The ground is convex - broadly chamfered to the edges.
All four sides are also richly carved with further floral decoration - stunning, and detailed above.
Overall size - w. 13 3/4" (350mm) x d. 10 1/2" (267mm) x h. - 3 1/2" (89mm).
Very good, period condition - fine natural colour and patina.
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