A large Chinese cinnabar rectangular lacquer box
Late Qing or Republic
The top of the cover decorated with two dragons pursuing a central flaming ball amongst clouds, surrounded by 'waves and mountains' pattern along the border, all against a 'swastika' ground, the four sides of the cover and the box all repeating the motif of dragons and flaming ball, the foot rim of scrolling foliage.
35.5cm x 58cm x 56.5cm
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