CHINA, 19TH CENTURY A Chinese export gilt lacquer storage chest. The chest is decorated with an intricate all-over butterfly motif floral and tendril pattern surrounding panel court scenes. The interior of the chest is compartmented with five drawers with gilt decorated fronts and door backs. 14 3/4" tall by 14" wide by 7 1/2" deep
Overall showing some craqueller and minor wear to decoration. Missing key, otherwise good condition.