brown lacquer table
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2-drawer table with smooth original brown lacquer and fittings. This style of table was widely used by common families 100 years ago in the Xi An area. It was usually used as a writing desk.
H82 x D109 x W47 cm
elm wood
China Xi An
circa 120 years
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About woods Most hardwood trees grow in hot climates, especially in tropical areas.  Much of the hardwood found in Chinese furniture, then, was not native to China but was introduced to the country through trade.  It is not only the beauty of the wood that gives Chinese furniture its value, however.  It is treasured for the meticulous craftsmanship, joinery and design that went into the pieces, as well as its cultural significance.   In contrast, for example, new and old furniture pieces found in Vietnam and made of the world’s most valuable wood, Zitan, can be purchased Read more
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