Latest Exhibition 20111. A Canton Enamel Terranium
China. 18th century.
9 1/4" x 7 1/4" x 82
An extremely unusual Terranium of octagonal form,
incorporating 20 glazed panels. Further panels well
decorated in coloured enamels with bats amongst
clouds on a blue ground, trailing flowers on a
yellow ground, the borders with a continuous
dragon design on a green ground. The interior,
with painted copper removable liner.
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