An Imperial gilt-bronze and cloisonné-enamelled box and cover
Qianlong incised mark and of the period
Of flattened circular shape rising from a short straight foot, the exterior brilliantly enamelled in various tones of red, blue, green, red, pink, yellow and white on a vivid turquoise ground with a design of stylised lotus blossoms amongst dense C-scroll vines, the gilded base with incised four-character mark with an additional incised 'tou' character. 6.4cm diam. (2).