Description: the quatrefoil form, the cover finely carved to the top with two scholars standing below an overhanging weeping willow surrounded by an idyllic mountainous landscape detailed with a pavilion and flying geese, the sides with cartouches of floral blooms divided by the
bajixiang emblems, all reserved against diaper grounds, the interiors and base lacquered black
Dimensions: 13 cm, 5 1/8 in.
Condition Report: The box and cover are in good condition with the exception of a 2cm., chip to the inner flange of the box, a shallow 5mm., chip to the top edge of one panel on the box, minor nibbles to extremities on the cover.
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