Blue and white underglaze box with lid
Date: Qing Dynasty, Daoguang Period (1820-50 CE)
Height: 1 ¾ inches (4.44 cm)
Width: 3 1/8 inches (7.93 cm)
Depth: 4 3/4 inches (12.06 cm)
The lid is decorated with two figures in a landscape scene, framed by a scalloped triple lined lozenge. The area outside the lozenge is decorated with a geometric pattern. The base of the box is decorated on all four sides with an auspicious emblem.
Photo 1 & 2 by Brita Helgesen, Photo 3 by Maria Paula Armelin