Chinese Padouk Wood Wine Cooler by George Zee

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Chinese Padouk Wood Wine Cooler by George Zee

An unusual and fun Chinese Wine Cooler in two parts with brass carrying handles. The wood is a dense heavy hardwood resembling padouk wood. It has a zinc lined interior. The storage part detaches from its fitted stand. This interesting and useful piece of furniture was bought brand new in Hong Kong in the 1950s. It was made there locally by the George Zee Company.

Hong Kong
1950

Measurements

Height:     24.5 in. (62 cm)
Width:      18 in. (46 cm)
Depth:      18 in. (46 cm)

Materials and techniques

Wood, brass and zinc

Price

$2,200 USD