Pair of Double Dragon Compound Cabinets

1830
$18,800 USD
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Dimensions
W: 49.5" D: 21.75" H: 98.0"
Materials
Northern Elmwood
Brass
Purchase Quantity
Collection #
CCB001
Estimated Shipping
$945

Likely to have been the centerpiece of a wealthy gentleman’s home, this pair of Qing-dynasty compound cabinets are actually comprised of two stacked storage compartments. The upper compartment was traditionally used for hats or out of-season clothes while the lower compartment stored everyday garments. At the base of the lower cabinet is a concealed opening that would have held blankets and other bedding. The center rail was designed to be removable for easier access. Constructed over a century ago, the cabinets are wonderfully preserved, exhibiting rich, lustrous wood and handcrafted brass hardware. The cabinet aprons are carved with fu characters flanked by a pair of dragons' heads, denoting power and prosperity.

Additional Dimensions:
Top Shelf: 45.5''W x 17''D x 25''H
Middle Shelf: 48''W x 16.5''D x 13.5''H
Bottom Shelf: 48''W x 17''D x 16.25''H
Drawers: 10.5"W x 12.25"D x 2"H
Secret Compartment: 48"W x 16.5"D x 15.25"H

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