Carved Cinnabar Lacquered Box and Cover, Japan, 19th century, rounded square form decorated with quails in an octagonal floral panel, against a peony-filled ground, black interior, ht. 3, wd. 6 in. Estimate $300-500 minor loss of lacquer to rims, some surface dirt, scratches. Items may have wear and tear, imperfections, or the effects of aging. Any condition statement given, as a courtesy to a client, is only an opinion and should not be treated as a statement of fact. Skinner shall have no responsibility for any error or omission.