A Chinese red lacquer foliate rimmed box and cover

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A Chinese red lacquer foliate rimmed box and cover
inset in celadon jade with a central shou character surrounded by five bats in flight on a ground of cloud scrols, the sides with shaped panels of scrolling lotus, the interior fitted with a sweetmeat set -- 13¼in. (33.5cm) wide.
See Colour Plate 7.
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