Antique Chinese Lacquer Crane Box
This exceptional antique Chinese hand painted on black lacquer box exhibits the finest execution of painstakingly long traditional lacquer process of fine materials, many layers of lacquer over stiched thin leather cover material. Beautiful dipiction of lucky seven red crested cranes knoting good fortune and longevity under gilt painted trees and trim. Circa turn of the Century. Later inside lined with Chinese newspaper and stained. Dimensions: 12.5" X 9" X 5".
Good condition commensurate with age.