Song Dynasty Female Powder Box
Source: European private collector
The powder box was used to hold makeup powder , rouge,
eyebrow powder (please see the three small bowles in the box).
It can also contain spices and sesame oil . It was very import part of
women"s life in ancient China.
The powder box was created in Tang Dynasty and was
popular in Song Dynasty.
Catawiki disclaimer: This piece has been dated based on style and patina. No further tests, such as, a TL test, an analysis of pigments or radiography scans have been conducted to check the integrity of the piece.
- Style of the Song period
- Region/ Country of origin
- Decor/ ware
- Very good condition, see description
- 4.5×10×10 cm