Cloisonne enamel paper weight, Late Ming dynasty, China, c1600. Artist: Unknown

Cloisonne enamel paper weight, Late Ming dynasty, China, c1600. Artist: Unknown

1-233-826 - The Museum of East Asian Art/Heritage Images

Cloisonne enamel paper weight with gilt bronze kui dragon applique, Late Ming dynasty, China, c1600. A cloisonne paperweight in the shape of a ruler. The surface is decorated with various flower blossoms in yellow, red, blue and aubergine on a 'cracked-ice' turquoise ground. The top of the paperweight has attached a gilt bronze kui dragon with foliated tail, pronounced claws and a snarling mouth.


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People Information

Creator
  1. Unknown, attributed to: :

Medium
  1. Gold
  2. Bronze

Picture Type
  1. Object

Category Hierarchy

Religion & Belief Mythology

History & Politics Artefacts


Digital Image Size

Pixel Dimensions (W x H) : 2216x2833
File Size : 18,393kb


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  1. BATEA : 309
  1. 0440000435
  1. 1-233-826
  1. 1233826
  1. 435
  1. BATEA : 309


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