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19th Century Chinese Red Pig-Skin Makeup Box w/ Mirror, Gold Decoration

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We are offering a 19th century decorated Chinese pig skin Cosmetics / Makeup Box with mirror.

This antique Chinese makeup box is constructed of wood & wood pegs, wrapped in Red Painted Pig Skin,
The pig-skin is decorated with Chinese scenes including birds, animals, people, branches, flowers, and clouds. 
The mirror is original and shows age related loss to reflectivity. the mirror is bordered in a fine gold Greek-key pattern.
the drawer is the full length of the box and has a decorative butterfly pull. 

approx. Dimensions:
Height Closed: 5 1/4"
Height Open: 13"
Width: 8 3/4"
Depth: 11 3/4"

Approx. Weight:  7 lbs

                        LOC.F                               ID. 50

This Antique Chinese Makeup Box is in Fine age-related condition with some minor losses to the pig skin, fading to decoration, age-related shrinkage / distortion to wood.  (PLEASE SEE ALL PHOTOS)

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