This is a fine antique Chinese export mandarin fan, circa 1850. In its original gilt lacquer fitter box with glass lid. Finely painted in great detail. The figures clothing of applied silk.Length of box 12 1/2 inches. Length of closed fan guardsticks 10 inches. Condition some wear, tiny edge tears at fold ends. Some wear where paper leaf joins to sticks.
Box with small chips, crazing to top lacquer, wear to interior. The item "Fine Antique Chinese Export Mandarin Fan in Original Lacquer Box, Circa 1850" is in sale since Friday, March 13, 2020. This item is in the category "Antiques\Asian Antiques\China\Fans". The seller is "chinaman8122" and is located in East Sandwich, Massachusetts. This item can be shipped to United States.