A red Chinese altar cabinet

A gorgeous vintage Chinese altar cabinet, constructed from wood and then lacquered and waxed, with wonderful detailed scenes. The sides are also painted. The back is raw.

Two useful drawers plus shelves internally. There is a hole neatly cut at the back, accessible from the lower and middle shelf, perfect for wires. Internally lined with Chinese paper.

A very attractive and stylish piece.


All approximate, overall max

Height at lip 72.5cm

Height at surface 65.5cm

Length 124cm

Depth 46cm


Condition: Where there are specific points to note we will detail these as far as possible but please be aware that all our items have wear commensurate with age and are as seen in the photographs. If you require any specific information please do not hesitate to get in contact. Please note surface wear but nothing significant. Old split to right lip/wing tip but not structural. This is sturdy and strong and extremely heavy.


Collection only

Please note: This item cannot be shipped but we have an excellent and competitive bespoke courier service. Please email us for more information or a quote. If you wish to collect in person, or to use our courier service, please select "Pick up" at checkout. 

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