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China Anonymous, Chinese
Pair of Chinese Cloisonné Cups and Ingot Saucers, early 20th c
Enamel on Bronze
1 9/16 in. x 2 1/16 in. x 2 1/16 in. (3.97 cm x 5.24 cm x 5.24 cm)

Object Type: Cloisonné
Technique: Cloisonné
Period: Ch'ing Dynasty (China, 1644-1912)
Credit Line: Gift of Douglas and Pamela Routh
Accession Number: 2002.9.123 a, b

1 1/2 x 6 3/16 x 4 3/16 inches.

There is a label on the bottom of each cup which reads: "81D HEN/8/5-8-64." One of the saucers (b) has two stickers on the bottom which read: "68/1D/SNG/WO/2-27," and "11th century cloisonee tea boat w/ stylized lotus design." There is also a sticker on the top which reads: "18-18." Saucer "a" has a sticker on the bottom which reads: "68/I1/SNG/WO/2-27," and a label where the cup goes, which reads: "18-18."

Cast bronze with multicolored enamels.

Object Description
Two small Chinese cloisonée teacups, with a blue dragon and aqua, cobalt, red and pink lotus against a turquoise ground. Accompanied by ingot shaped saucers with an indentation for the cup. The saucers are decorated with a floral pattern executed in black, white, red and yellow enamels on a turquoise ground.

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