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Chinese Cloisonné Roundbox with Yin and Yang Decoration

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China Anonymous, Chinese
Chinese Cloisonné Roundbox with Yin and Yang Decoration, c. 1600-1644
Enamel on Bronze
1 1/2 in. x 2 1/2 in. x 2 1/2 in. (3.81 cm x 6.35 cm x 6.35 cm)

Object Type: Cloisonné
Technique: Cloisonné
Creation Place: Asia, China
Credit Line: Gift of Mrs. Dorothy Adler Routh
Accession Number: 73.3.39

No marks.

Multicolored enamels on a bronze base.

Object Description
Small, round Chinese cloisonné lidded box with a decoration of yin and yang (male and female or positive and negative symbolism) and a floral pattern of red, white, and multicolored enamels on a blue field. The lid and container are nearly identical in shape and size, and meet at the mid-point.

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