A uniquely dowry chest with dovetail joined sides. When a woman married in ancient times, a wooden dowry box will be gave. It is also called daughter box. This box with original red lacquer was preserved perfectly and can be said to be intact. The brass lock plate with studs in front and side handles with Ru-Yi shape gives the old-fashioned.

Dimensions 47 × 63.5 × 44.5 cm
Material

Origin

China

Period

Mid to Late 1800's