A very well carved intricate Chinese box. The carving on the lid is of a Chinese scene and has no damage but the side of the lid has lost a piece although the lid still holds. The sides are of a Chinese village while the base is of flowers. All the carving is of high quality with no damage.
4cm (1½ in) dia.
2.5cm (1in) deep
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