Vintage Chinese Hinged Brass Box with Inlaid Jade and Etched Dragon, Butterfly, Phoenix and Whale Designs

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A beautiful vintage Chinese hinged brass box with the most beautiful details. First you'll find an inlaid jade medallion with carved bird detail on the lid of the box surrounded by etched butterflies. Then, around the sides of the box are gorgeous depictions of a dragon, phoenix bird, and even two sweet whales making this such an interesting piece! The interior of the box is lined in wood. This unique piece would make a beautiful addition to a your home to store small trinkets or jewelry.

Stamped "Mdae in China" - yes, there is a typo

The box measures 6 1/4" wide x 3 1/2" deep x 2 1/2" tall

The box is in good antique condition with some beautiful natural patina and age spots with minimal surface wear.

About Wesley and Rose Curios:

Inspired by my grandparents, Wesley and Rose, whose home and personal style was influenced by mid-century designs, a love of entertaining, an insatiable appetite for worldly travels, all with a touch of southern charm. I scour flea markets, estate sales and thrift stores hunting for one of a kind vintage gems that remind me of them and I am so very happy to share these treasures with you. Thank you so much for visiting my shop!

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