A rare red lacquer carved 'three-dragon' box and cover
The cover crisply carved with three five-clawed dragons encircling a single flaming pearl at the centre, each vividly carved with bulging eyes, intricate scales and long flowing beards, all on a ground of freely-swirling waves, the box carved with rounded crested waves, the base and interiors lacquered plain black.
28.6cm (11¼in) diam. (2).
Chinese Works of Art
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