Lot 522: Antique Chinese Cloisonne Enameled Urn
November 9, 2016
Dania Beach, FL, USALive Auction
Description: DESCRIPTION: A thick and heavy antique Chinese cloisonne enameled urn. Features a lid decorated with a Chinese "Bai Ze" mythological creature with thick brass horns and vertebrae extending from the spine. Further decorated with two handles in the motif of long billed creatures, fitted with heavy brass rings, centered by the face of horned mythological beings along the top of the body, as well as the base. Finished with enameled renderings of mythological animals and figures along with meanderings designs and traditional Chinese patterns. Enameled cloisonne floral design can also be seen on the very bottom of the urn. CIRCA: 19th Ct. ORIGIN: China DIMENSIONS:H:18" L:13.5" CONDITION: Great condition. See lot description for details on item condition. More detailed condition requests can be obtained via email (firstname.lastname@example.org) or SMS (305) 333-4134. Any condition statement given, as a courtesy to a client, is only an opinion and should not be treated as a statement of fact. Akiba Antiques shall have no responsibility for any error or omission.