This is an extremely fine and large antique cinnabar box. Deeply carved peony flowers and leaves intertwine and encircle the box in mirror images on the top and bottom. The inside covered in a black lacquer. Measures 7" across and 2.75" tall.
Possibly Ming or Qing Dynasty-20th ct or earlier. The item "Ext Fine Deeply Carved Antique Chinese Cinnabar Peony Box Poss Ming Qing Dynasty" is in sale since Saturday, November 9, 2019. This item is in the category "Antiques\Asian Antiques\China\Boxes".
The seller is "hartconsultants" and is located in Houston, Texas. This item can be shipped worldwide.