A jade and hardstone-inlaid archer's ring box and cover
Late Qing dynasty
The container finely worked from pale green jade, the box with hollowed enclosure and high walls featuring a fitted hardstone at the epicentre for securing the archer's ring, all surmounted by a cylindrical cover intricately worked in a floral scene and inlaid with spinach jade, jadeite, tourmaline and other semi-precious hardstones in various colours.
5cm diam. (2).