It demonstrates age of box being moved back and forth on tray. The lid is carved with beveled lip edge. To prevent top from sliding and tray is carved and beveled to hold box in place.
Hundred of years of wax on wood and Hades on box resulted in smooth edges. One small chip on tray.
Inlay on cross missing ing in few spots. The item "Fine, Rare Antique18th Chinese Carved Zitan Covered Box & Tray withcross inlay" is in sale since Friday, January 19, 2018. This item is in the category "Antiques\Asian Antiques\China\Boxes".
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