Title: A bamboo veneer ‘Dragon box’ with silk lining
Period: 19th/20th Century
Dimensions: H 13cm X W 28cm
A beautifully carved bamboo veneer ‘dragon box’ with designs on all sides of clouds, fish and other nautical motifs. Adorned with cloisonné clasps and hinges to the outside. The inside is lined with silk and there is an imperial poem carved into the topside of the lid that is dedicated to the emperor Qianlong.