Copies of this book have been used by traditional Chinese doctors from its first publication...
Roughly 9 inches x 9 inches x 4 inches, with a richly patinated surface, this container is a wonderful ethnographic artifact from anot...
The case is 9+ inches long with silk cord for drawstrings, elaborately knotted and tasseled.
The cup is black lacquer, peach shaped for long life, has a footed bottom, and ornate finger stops on each side. It has several nicks and chips as is appropriate for its age. The cup is 1.25 inches high and 3 inches across at the widest point.