This rare Chinese cloisonne set is unique in that it is a rounded barrel type box with white enamel and very fine cloisonne pattern. The center of the lid and the center of the dish hold a round mark, red and white in a red circle. The bottom of the dish and this inside of the box is the classic Chinese blue. The condition of both the box and the dish is very good. The white enamel is slightly mottled with tiny black inclusions, indicating age. The box is hinged and has a lid that has a small sculpted closure which rests on the base. The box has four small ball feet.
Measurements are: box 3 3/8" by 2 1/2" and 2 1/4" tall, pin dish is 3 1/2" diameter and 5/8" tall.
Antique Chinese Enamel Cloisonne Signed Trinket Box and Dish