A lacquered food box containing 6 dishes. The sides of the lid have 6 windows for ventilation that are barred with iron weaving to keep the flies out. The decoration on the sides shows an interlocked grid of hexagons. The top of the lid is decorated with a landscape showing buildings and figures. Wear to the lacquer. Shanxi province, late 18th or early 19th C.
DIV13 - A lacquered food box containing 6 dishes
Late 18th or early 19th century