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5-drawers desk with original brown lacquer.There are carvings of dragons under the drawers, representing courage and power. This kind of desk was used as a writing desk.
H85 x D45 x W99 cm
beech wood
China Shanghai
circa 1900
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largest city of the People’s Republic of China, Shanghaï is also a the eighth largest city in the world.  The city is a showcase of China’s modern economy and also one of the most important cultural, commercial, financial, industrial and communication centres in China.  It is a municipality that has province-level status and is one of the world’s busiest ports.  In 2005, in fact, it was named the world’s largest cargo port.
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