Skip to Content ☰ Open Filter >>

Chinese Oil Vessel with Cloisonné Decoration

Showing 1 of 1

China Anonymous, Chinese
Chinese Oil Vessel with Cloisonné Decoration, c. 1850
Enamel on Bronze
12 3/4 in. x 9 1/2 in. x 5 in. (32.39 cm x 24.13 cm x 12.7 cm)

Object Type: Cloisonné
Technique: Cloisonné
Creation Place: Asia, China
Credit Line: Gift of Mrs. Dorothy Adler Routh
Accession Number: 73.3.6

No marks.

Multicolored enamel on a metal, likely bronze, base.

Object Description
Chinese oil vessel with removable lid, decorated with cloisonné and bright, multicolored enamels overall in a floral pattern. The vessel has a dragon handle and a bird-bill spout, which is sharply angular. The blue enamel also covers the inside of the foot. A chain attaches the lid to the pot.

Keywords Click a term to view the records with the same keyword
This object has the following keywords:

Portfolio List Click a portfolio name to view all the objects in that portfolio
This object is a member of the following portfolios:

Your current search criteria is: Objects is "Chinese Oil Vessel with Cloisonné Decoration".