Compare to a similar Jiajing mark and period three-colour lacquer circular ‘dragon’ box, sold at Christie’s Hong Kong, 28 November 2012, lot 2096. Compare also a larger (28.5 cm.) but closely related Jiajing example carved with same theme, illustrated in The Complete Collection of Treasures of the Palace Museum Lacquer Wares of the Yuan and Ming Dynasties, Hong Kong, 2006, no. 135 (fig. 1).