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Walter C. Eells Collection

Maxey Catalog Number

WHIT-F-0007

Description

Rectangular, hinged box with blue enamel over a copper base with a cloisonne design of flowering tree and birds on the sides and lid. The bottom of the box is black with a geometric flower in gold. The interior of the box has an incised design of maple leaves and water. The edges of the box are gold. The box is held up slightly by small feet at the corners. Accession File states: "11064- 49 Small Box, cloisonne on copper base (enamel), has appearance of jewel box, predominantly blue. Flowering trees and birds. Copper box with hinged lid - multi-colored flowers on blue ground in cloisonne. Interior incised design of maple leaves and water. Evidence of some erosion of copper." Artifact Notes state: "CLOISONNE (sic) ON COPPER BASE" and "A CLOISSONNE BOX."

Type

Physical object

Format

Copper, Enamel, Cloisonne

Number of Artifacts

1

Cultural Affiliation

Japanese

Spatial Coverage

Japan

Donor

Dr. Walter Crosby Eells

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