A Mandalay teakwood chest decorated with deep, almost threedimensional mythical decorations in lacquer. These chest were often kept in Burmese monasteries to keep religious documents.
Condition: normal age wear to the lacquer, some cracks in the lid, the hinged replaced, overall in good condition.
Provenance: Dutch private collection, bought in Thailand ca. 1998 for 1600 USD.
Due to size and weight this object has to be picked up in Den Haag.
- Bois laqué
- XIXe siècle
- Région/Pays d’origine
- Titre de l’œuvre d’art
- Burmese Mandalay Lacquered Document Chest 19th Century
- État raisonnable, voir la description
- 96×57×53 cm