All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Enamel : Pre 1920 item #1339681 (stock #581ar)
E & M Perez
Measuring 5 1/8" high and 3 3/8" diameter on at top, and 4 1/4" at widest point, this cloisonne lidded box or jar was likely a tea caddy or tobacco box. With elaborate designs, all done in rich colors, some in gradated tones, with fine brass wires, the box is high quality, over a heavy brass base. Fanciful peacocks are depicted on two sides, all over a background of deep red and dark blue scrolled motifs...