Chinese Kang Xi Black Lacquer Box Scholar Under Tree Antique 18th Century

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JTR08071

Stunning antique 18th century black lacquer box depicting a scholar under a tree to the top which could be used as a pill box, trinket box or to keep anything small in. Dating from the Kang Xi period 1622-1722. Minor nibbles to the edges & slight loss of the gold decoration please see the pictures as they form part of the description & condition report. The lid simply lifts off to open.
Diameter 5.8 cm or 2.3 inches.
Depth 3.0 cm or 1.2 inches.
Weight 19.0 grams or 12.2 penny weight.