"Curious Box, Pewter Or Paktong, Cucurbit Trome l'Oeil, Chinese Or Vietnamese 19thc Work"Very nice shape of squash, probably a pumpkin, this box in made from pewter or more probably in Paktong (zinc, copper and nickel alloy), rests on 3 feet as knotty as can be the stems of the plant .. On the cover, high relief, a curled branch, stylized leaves, allows us to take in hand. The inside of the lid is stamped with several hallmarks, which I can not identify ... Free to connoisseurs to learn me..
Asian working, Chinese or Vietnamese; late 19thC.
Very good condition, two small dents, not obvious, but visible on my detailed pictures ..
Dimensions: 12.5cm Height x 12.5cm Diameter.
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