Antique Chinese Export Silver Box by Wang Hing & Co Circa 1890
Antique Chinese Export Silver Box by Wang Hing & Co Circa 1890
Antique Chinese Export Silver Box by Wang Hing & Co Circa 1890
Antique Chinese Export Silver Box by Wang Hing & Co Circa 1890
Antique Chinese Export Silver Box by Wang Hing & Co Circa 1890
Antique Chinese Export Silver Box by Wang Hing & Co Circa 1890
Antique Chinese Export Silver Box by Wang Hing & Co Circa 1890
Antique Chinese Export Silver Box by Wang Hing & Co Circa 1890
Antique Chinese Export Silver Box by Wang Hing & Co Circa 1890
Antique Chinese Export Silver Box by Wang Hing & Co Circa 1890
Antique Chinese Export Silver Box by Wang Hing & Co Circa 1890
Antique Chinese Export Silver Box by Wang Hing & Co Circa 1890
Antique Chinese Export Silver Box by Wang Hing & Co Circa 1890

WANG HING (worked 1854-1941)

Antique Chinese Export Silver Box by Wang Hing & Co Circa 1890

c. 1890 Hong Kong, China

Offered by AC Silver

£4,950 gbp
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This magnificent antique Chinese export silver (CES) box has a rectangular form.

The lower portion of this antique Chinese silver box is embellished with a broad band of pierced bamboo stalk and foliate decoration, below a chased undulating plum blossom decorated border.

The box is fitted with a hinged cover further embellished with pierced and chased decoration identical to that of the body.

The upper plateau of the cover is embellished with an impressive pierced decorated panel displaying segmented iconic Chinese dragon designs amidst clouds, incorporating a central vacant shield shaped cartouche.

The underside of the box is plain and unembellished.

The hallmarks struck to the underside of this fine box include:
Maker's mark:WH (Wang Hing & Co)
Silver quality/purity mark: 90 (90 standard, 900/1000)
Character mark: Untraced

This magnificent Chinese box is the finest of its type you could hope to acquire.

Dimensions
Length 26.7cm/10.5"
Width 10cm/3.9"
Height 7.9cm/3.1"

Weight
31.4 troy ounces/977g

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All items are fully insured and sent at the risk of AC Silver.
This antique Chinese silver box is a superior gauge of silver, exceptional quality and in exceptional condition.
The chased and pierced decoration is all very sharp.
The Chinese hallmarks struck to the interior of the cover are all very clear.
Maker: Wang Hing & Co.
Date: Circa 1890
Origin: Hong Kong, China
Can be viewed at AC Silver’s Newcastle store, online at www.acsilver.co.uk. Please quote SALES CODE SKU C1814 when enquiring about the piece.
Complimentary insurance valuation with images and text is provided with your purchase.
Dimensions
Weight 31.40oz t (976.54g)
Stock Code
C1814
Medium
A magnificent, fine and impressive antique Chinese export silver box; an addition to our oriental silver boxes collection.
Signed/Inscribed
The hallmarks struck to the underside of this fine box include: Maker's mark:WH (Wang Hing & Co) Silver quality/purity mark: 90 (90 standard, 900/1000) Character mark: Untraced
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