17 September 2015
A HUANGHUALI RECTANGULAR DOCUMENT BOX
The box is constructed from solid huanghuali panels with beading at the upper edges. The corners are fitted with huangtong hardware which is in the form of ruyi heads at the top.
5 ¾ in. (19.7 cm.) high, 15 in. (38.1 cm.) wide, 8 ¼ in. (20.9 cm.) deep
Property from the Lai Family Collection.
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