A stunning Chinese Ming Dynasty carved cinnabar lacquer zhadou mounted with a lovely jade finial. For another zhadou and cover, see: S. Kwan in Chinese Lacquer, Hong Kong, 2010, pp. 290-1, no. 103, and another example in the Shenyang Palace Museum, illustrated by R.L. Thorpe in Son of Heaven: Imperial Arts of China, Seattle, 1988, p. 96, no. 28.
Height: 3 1/2 in x width: 6 1/4 in x depth: 6 1/4 in.
Losses to rim of lid. Please contact us for a detailed condition report. Please note that the lack of a condition statement does not imply perfect condition. Email firstname.lastname@example.org with any condition questions.