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Chinese Cloisonné Kidney-Shaped Covered Box

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China Anonymous, Chinese
Chinese Cloisonné Kidney-Shaped Covered Box, early 20th c.
Enamel on Copper
1 3/16 in. x 3 5/16 in. x 2 11/16 in. (3.02 cm x 8.41 cm x 6.83 cm)

Object Type: Cloisonné
Technique: Cloisonné
Creation Place: Asia, China
Credit Line: Gift of Douglas and Pamela Routh
Accession Number: 2002.9.51

There are two labels on the interior of the lid, which read: "2/24," and "3NY/44/NURI/20/2-21-66."

Multicolored enamels against black and teal grounds, on a cast copper base.

Object Description
Small kidney shaped container with matching lid. The object is decorated with scrolled cloisons and roundels with flowers in numerous colors of enamel over black and teal grounds. The interior is coated in green enamel. The lid and container are roughly the same size and shape.

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