Large Chinese cinnabar lacquer covered box, circular form, the top having carved landscape decoration including a central pine tree, and the sides with carved crane and peach decoration. Raised six character Hsuan Te mark to base. Fitted with a carved hard wood stand. 12 1/4" dia. x 6" H. 8 1/2" total height with stand. Late 19th century/Early 20th century. Note a photograph of this lacquer covered box is pictured in a 1963 article on the Asian and American antiques of John and Amanda Gray, Chattanooga, TN. Provenance: Riceville, TN collection. Condition: Overall very good condition. A couple of areas of possible old repair to rim area of lower half.
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