Chinese Export silver card case made by Khe Cheong.
- Rectangular shape with chased courtyard of a noble family.
- Depicted traditional landscape with pavilions, bamboo, blossoming tree planted in rocky soil, people with leisured sages, scholars and a porter.
- Sides and cover top have leaf and tendril border.
- On cover top is applied oval engraved with 3-letter script monogram.
- On bottom is engraved script monogram presentation.
- Marked KHC for Khe Cheong, a Canton silversmith and retailer.
Wear and light scratches with age and use.
Height: 3.5 inches / 8.89 cm
Width: 2.38 inches / 6.05 cm
Depth: 0.38 inches / 0.97 cm
Asian Decorative Arts