Food box
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Food box composed of 5 parts. There are iron nails on the edge of the basket. In the past, this was used as a food trunk for wealthy people or government officals. When a traditional festival was held, officials and their friends will present each other with gifts of food. Different gifts were put in the different layers of the box and carried by at least two servants.The picture on the trunk depicts the famous teacher 'Kong Zi' and a little boy who is one of his students .
H75 x D40 x W72 cm
China Shanxi provinz
etwa 1880
1259.00 €700.00 €
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