This is an antique Wang Hing footed silver box. Box top and sides are heavily decorated including dragons on lid. Box has a well- fitted hinged lid. Box measures 3 ” W X 4 1/4 ” L X 1 3/4 H excluding legs. Height with legs is about 2 1/8. Box is stamped and engraved on bottom. Stamps include HW and 90, indicating purity. Script engraving reads , Singapore Golf Club , Handicap Competition Dec. 1900 , Won by Mrs. Weight is 260 grams. Box is in very good condition EXCEPTING one of the dragon feet is missing 1 of 4 horns (see in last image). Horns are not attached to box side. Should be an easy fix for a jeweler / silversmith. The item “Antique Chinese Export Footed Silver Dragon Box Wang Ming Signed” is in sale since Wednesday, January 18, 2017. This item is in the category “Antiques\Asian Antiques\China\Boxes”. The seller is “packrattter” and is located in Surry, Maine. This item can be shipped to United States.
- Color: Silver
- Maker: Wang Hing
- Primary Material: Sterling Silver
- Region of Origin: China
- Original/Reproduction: Original
- Type: Boxes