A pair Antique Chinese Export Sterling Silver Boxes.
A pair of Antique Chinese Export Sterling Silver dragon design boxes.
The embossed and chased decoration is very sharp.
The hallmarks struck to the surface of the underside are all very clear.
Dated c.1900 made for the export market (stamped with the word sterling as well as Chinese mark.)
The larger one measures 9.3-5.5cm and the smaller one 7.3 -4cm.