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Large Antique Chinese Palace Altar Table with Carvings from the 19th Century
Large Antique Chinese Palace Altar Table with Carvings from the 19th Century Large Antique Chinese Palace Altar Table with Carvings from the 19th Century Large Antique Chinese Palace Altar Table with Carvings from the 19th Century Large Antique Chinese Palace Altar Table with Carvings from the 19th Century Large Antique Chinese Palace Altar Table with Carvings from the 19th Century Large Antique Chinese Palace Altar Table with Carvings from the 19th Century Large Antique Chinese Palace Altar Table with Carvings from the 19th Century Large Antique Chinese Palace Altar Table with Carvings from the 19th Century

Large Antique Chinese Palace Altar Table with Carvings from the 19th Century

$5,200

Dimensions W: 89"  |  D: 19.5"  |  H: 36"
Age antique
Origin china
Model YN2310

A large palace altar table from 1800s, China. This 19th century Chinese palace altar table was made with carved elmwood. The altar table is varnished with a brown lacquer, which enhances the wood grain. The table displays openwork panels on its sides and on its stretcher with auspicious cloudy dragon patterns, as dragons often adorned Chinese cult items.

 

This large table was used in a palace as an altar, probably in order to welcome the vessel for the ancestor’s cult. This Chinese 19th century large palace altar table with carving would be an unique addition to many rooms and would no doubt nicely highlight a wide variety of decorative items.