Global Art & Artifacts

Antique Leather Jewel Case or Diplomatic Box.  China

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A container covered with leather and accented with brass hinges and latch.  Notice the hand sewn seams on the ends.  A leather pocket is on the inside lid.


Printed Chinese characters also on the inside lid.


Considering the age (late 1800s to early 1900s), this box is in good condition.


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