Large Vintage Burmese Red & Gold 'Pheonix' Lacquer Ware Wedding Box or Storage Container
Absolutely stunning red and gold lacquered box/wedding box, hand painted with a rising gold phoenix, flowers, decorative panels and foliage. Circular/round in shaped, top lifts off to reveal mat black interior - lots of storage space. Cross footed base for strength. From the city of Mandalay, approximately 35-40 years old. A rare and sizeable piece - a unique item that won't be found anywhere else. Can be used for storage of many household items or as a sewing box or purely as a decorative ornament.
*A few very minor nicks here and there, otherwise perfect.
Dimensions : 19.5ʺW × 19.5ʺD × 8.5ʺH