18 - 19 September 2014
A HUANGHUALI BOX, HE
The top of the hinged cover has baitong, ruyi-shaped mounts at the corners above bail handles at the sides, and a square, two-part lockplate and cloud-form hasp in front.
7 1/8 in. (18.1 cm.) high, 17 in. (43.2 cm.) wide, 9 5/16 in. (23.7 cm.) deep
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