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Chinese Cloisonne Imperial Dragon Humidor Box Custom Made For Owner C1890 For Sale

Chinese Cloisonne Imperial Dragon Humidor  Box    Custom Made For Owner   C1890

MONUMENTAL ONE OF A KIND c1890 CHINESE CLOISONNE IMPERIAL DRAGON HUMIDOR; CUSTOM MADE FOR OWNER WITH HIS INITIALS ENAMELLED TO COVER; IT IS 9 3/4 INCHES; EXCELLENT CONDITION

We are pleased to offer this important, custom made late 19th century Chinese cloisonne Imperial dragon humidor.

It is one of a kind.

Special order for the owner as it features his initials "RED" enamelled into the cover design. This of course would have had to have been done at the very time of manufacture.

Classic rectangular design gently curved at corners.

The cover with pair of beautifully enamelled five claw Imperal dragons. Battling over the sacred pearl, here if fiery orb form. A dozen of more vibrant colors including lapis blue, Ming yellow, burnt orange, sky blue and more.

The front and rear panel with similar battling dragon scene. However here the dragons fighting above rolling waves. All set against rich rolling cloud deep green background.

Interior with the original wood panels in fine state.

The owner of the box had it commissioned by the Chinese work shop, with his initials RED enamelled to centre.

The Chinese battling dragon humidor is 9 3/4 inches by 5 3/4 inches. Extremely heavy in hand.

In excellent condition. Cover closes flush. The beautiful enamelled dragon scenes retain their original rich vibrant colors. No loss to enamel work, and very little of the usual pitting. Interior wood lining in fine state.

For the discerning collector of the finest Chinese cloisonne. A monumental late 19th century Chinese cloisonne battling Imperial dragon humidor. Excellent condition.

Please feel free to inquire directly about this, or any item we've listed. Whether the item is alone or part of a set. We very much welcome your interest. We are collectors first. As such, we are quite easy to work with.

We happily combine items when shipping, saving you costs. We ship twice weekly, usually US Postal Priority. Fully insured for domestic packages, and air parcel overseas. We charge a bit more than actual cost for custom size boxes, shipping materials and to pay for professional packing.

We make great effort to accurately describe each item listed. Returns are accepted, if either condition, country of origin or dating is significantly incorrect. In such cases we refund your shipping costs as well. Like you, we are only human, and make mistakes. Hopefully, not too many.

Remember, the items you see are antiques. Hence, have an expected amount of wear from normal use. As such, returning an item because we failed to mention the tiniest bit of wear, or barely discernible flaw is not acceptable. Nor do we accept returns based on buyer's remorse. Nor change of taste, or because a buyer did not realize how "small" four inches might be once in hand.

Please note, Massachusetts residents are subject to sales tax.

We have over 7730 responses. And, are quite proud of our Top Seller designation.

We received favorable notice in the March 12th, 2006 New York Times. Page 8, Business Section, in a well written article on silver collecting. Copy furnished upon request.

From our personal collection, an elegant mid 19th century coin silver basket, from John and Edward Moore, of Tiffany fame. Illustrated in the cover article of May/June 2008 Silver Magazine, page 27.

Enjoy....and good fortune in your offerding.


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Chinese Cloisonne Imperial Dragon Humidor Box Custom Made For Owner C1890:
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