Zentner Collection: Antique Japanese Tansu, Asian Works of Art
Elaborate, Antique, Chinese bird cage constructed with various beautiful woods-thin reeds, boxwood and huilli. The bird cage has a doomed top with carved flowers and a brass hook for hanging. The exterior has carved wood images of dragons and 3 bone carvings structures on the front. The interior has numerous ornate porcelain hand painted bird feeders from the 19th and 20th century, including 4 dark wood zitan bird feeders on rungs. There are 4 hanging pendants with agate and stone carvings. The cage has a sliding door that lifts up for an opening and 3 pull out trays with carved exteriors.

Dimensions: 26"X 22"X 15"

Date: Late 19th to Early 20th C.
item #1404211