Late 19th/early 20th century. Table top cabinet with elaborate mixed wood inlay and painted lacquer bands, gilt metal mounts, pair of wood and painted lacquer panel doors depicting chickens in an evergreen forest. With interior decoration, having 6 fitted short drawers over a large single drawer. Lid lifts to expose gilt and lacquer decorated fitted interior. 16 in H, 14 in W, 7 in D.
Additional comments added on 1/29/20: There is no mold on the back of the chest, it is discoloration from moisture
Loose hinges on lid and panel doors, wood cracking on door interiors and some scratches and wear.