Chinese mid-Qing dynasty Imperial cloisonne ritual dish. This shallow dish is raised on a stem-like base with a splayed foot decorated in colorful enamels against a light blue ground to show the eight Buddhist emblems. A nearly identical dish is seen in the Imperial palace.
Please see "Compendium of Collections in the Palace Museum: Enamels 4, Cloisonne in the Qing Dynasty (1644-1911)," Beijing: The Forbidden City Publishing House, 2011, pp. 30-31 for the example in the Palace Museum collection. Please note the book is NOT included this lot and is for illustrative purposes only.
Height: 4 1/2 in x diameter: 7 in.
Very good condition. Light wear to the gilding, particularly to foot rim. The top is slightly loose from the bottom. No restorations. Please contact us for a detailed condition report. Please note that the lack of a condition statement does not imply perfect condition. Email firstname.lastname@example.org with any condition questions.