Jilin cabinet
Product Id
BEJ-07235
Description
Low cabinet with original painting in the front. This kind of cabinet comes from Jilin; the painting on the doors means wealth and peace. This cabinet was usually used as a bedding cabinet and placed on the bed in the past.
Dimensions
H40 x D157 x W45 cm
Material
pine wood
Origin
China Jilin
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Symbolism in Chinese furniture

Engravings of animals, flowers and other things are not only used to add beauty to Chinese furniture; they are symbols believed to have the power to bestow blessings like bringing financial success, marital happiness and good health, as well as to ward off evil influences such as demons and disease.  If you believe in the ancient Chinese ways, purchasing a beautiful piece of antique Chinese furniture does much more than bring a stunning and useful addition into your home; it enhances your life!
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