Grand-Scale Qing Dynasty Alter Table (SOLD)
(SOLD) Impressive handmade 19th century Chinese Qing dynasty elm alter table. Hand-carved and shaped apron with stylized dragon and scroll work. Two carved drawers, one at each side retaining original brass hardware. Mortise and tenon construction throughout. Striking worn and rustic patina that can only be achieved through many, many years of daily use. Amazing character to this unique piece. Measures H 49.5 in. x W 87.38 in. x D 26.38 in. Wear, scratches, cracks, stains throughout. Some replaced wood pieces. Structurally integrity intact.