China has used this material as an art medium for thousands of years. All lacquer objects have a base, usually of turned and carved wood, like this one.
This vase has characteristic honeycomb background of other 20th century cinnabar vases but I think you will agree, this vase shape is very beautiful and unique. Cobalt blue enamel interior and bottom. Measures 9.8 tall/ 4.5 diameter at the widest point. The item "Unique Vintage Asian Chinese Carved Cinnabar Red Lacquer Lidded Vase on Blue En" is in sale since Monday, May 28, 2018. This item is in the category "Antiques\Asian Antiques\China\Figurines & Statues".
The seller is "musina_street1" and is located in Brownsville, Texas. This item can be shipped to United States.