502. Chinese Boxwood Perfumier

Chinese perfumier finely carved in boxwood, depicting scholars beside a pavilion

十九世紀 精雕黄杨木香囊

An exquisite Huangyangmu perfumier showing everyday life of scholars beside a pavilion. .
In ancient Chinese period, it was a tradition for Scholars to use a perfumier; the material could be fabric, metal, or wood.
Boxwood was reserve for the elite.


  • L.5cm, H.9.2cm
  • Circa 1850