Property from a Midwest Private Collection
A jadeite mounted cylindrical box
Late Qing/Republic period
Four of the six stacked lobes forming the sides of the box composed of chased metal wire and enamels with inlaid jadeite cabochons in the shape of five-petaled prunus blossoms surrounding two white hard-stone bangles, the fitted lid inlaid with five additional prunus cabochons themselves inlaid in a prunus pattern.
3 3/4in (9.5cm) high