• Large chinese Shanxi trunk  149cm
  • Large chinese Shanxi trunk  149cm
  • Large chinese Shanxi trunk  149cm
Antique
Large chinese Shanxi trunk  149cm
Large chinese Shanxi trunk  149cm
This large old trunk with original lacquer and Chinese writing is very special. It comes from the Shanxi city of Pingyao. It was used as a money trunk by a government controlled bank in the early Qing Dynasty. The words on the front of the trunk mean "To be a government official, one must not be corrupt, and to be a business man, one must be honest".

Data sheet

Reference
BEJ-08291
Dimensions
H. 47 x D. 69 x W. 149 (cm)
Material
elm wood
Origin
China - Shanxi province
Age
circa 1810
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Price
€3,900.00
Tax included
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