A Chinese cloisonne box mounted with a jade plaque
Lot 1433
A cloisonné enameled metal box mounted with a jade plaque
Sold for US$ 937 inc. premium
Auction Details
Lot Details
Property from the Estate of Ernest C Swigert, Portland, Oregon
A cloisonné enameled metal box mounted with a jade plaque
Surmounted by a reticulated shuangxi jade pendant, the fitted halves closing to form a box of rectangular shape with canted corners, the exteriors covered in motifs of archaistic phoenix, vines and lotus, and the emblems of the eight immortals, all supported by a raised foot rim surrounding a recessed base enameled with repeating geometric spirals.
4 1/2in (11.5cm) high
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