Red shiny exterior, black shiny interior lacquered donut shaped box, originally used to protect a "Chao Zhu" or ceremonial court necklace worn by mandarins to show their rank. Please see photos for details. Condition: At one time, there may have been designs painted on the exterior of the box.You can see remnants of this in the photos. There are scuffs, scratches and chips of paint missing; normal wear for a piece of this age.
Measurements: 7.5" diameter x 3 1/8" high. Thank you for viewing my listing.Payments should be received within 3 days, if you need more time please let me know. If you require anything extra or want to insure lower priced items please contact me. Thank you for your interest. Please contact me if that is your wish. The item "Red Black Lacquered Donut Jewelry Box Ceremonial Necklace Chao Zhu Chinese" is in sale since Thursday, December 3, 2020.
This item is in the category "Antiques\Asian Antiques\China\Boxes". The seller is "zafzuf" and is located in Santa Fe, New Mexico. This item can be shipped worldwide.