Chinese Lacquered Zitan Fitted Box and Ink Stone
The squared form Duan inkstone carved with an outer ridge to form the well, set into a fitted box carved on the exterior with squared stylized scrolling around recessed panels of gold and red lacquer foliate and landscape designs on a black lacquer ground. Height 2 3/4 inches, width 6 inches, depth 6 inches.
Additional Notes & Condition Report
Box lid with light wear to lacquer on top, sides and interior. Carving on wood is nicely worn, a few small hairline cracks to wood frame.
Base has similar wear, some minor cracking and wear to lacquer, wood with same nice patina.
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