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Necklace

Necklace

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Gilt metal, cloisonne enamel

  • Museum number:

    2186-1855

  • Gallery location:

    In Storage

Physical description

Necklace or Collar. Formed of gilt metal beads strung on a wire, from which depends a case or locket in the form of a butterfly, decorated with cloisonne enamels. Pendant inscribed.

Materials and Techniques

Gilt metal, cloisonne enamel

Marks and inscriptions

狀元及第
Zhuangyuan jidi
First in civil service examination

Dimensions

Length: 10.5 in, Width: 8 in

Object history note

Purchased from Bernal collection

Descriptive line

Necklace, with cloisonne locket, China

Materials

Gilt metal; Enamel

Techniques

Cloisonne

Collection

East Asia Collection

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