Cloisonne' Bowl, Large with Bird and Flowers, includes wooden stand

Bidding Supports: Bayou Teche Museum (New Iberia, LA)

Item Number
194
Value:
$490 USD
Online Close:
Jan 31, 2020 9:00 AM CST  –  Bid Extension

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Description

Large Cloisonné bowl is a steal and complements the small bowl also listed in this auction.  Items such as these sell for hundreds more! 

Cloisonné is the traditional handicraft technique for decorating metalwork objects that have been practiced in China for centuries. This elegant cloisonné bowl features gorgeous peony flowers atop a vivid cobalt blue backdrop. The complex line works across the entire bowl's body was meticulously created by utilizing the Cloisonné technique of wire bending in the cloud pattern. Vibrant bird and flower motif make it an elegant showpiece wherever it is placed. It's a one-of-a-kind item to collect. Matching wooden stand is included. 

This bowl and the other smaller matching Cloisonné bowl listing are mid-century purchased at auction in Hampton Virginia in 1989.  Donated from a local family estate to the Bayou Teche Museum Silent Auction.

Origin: China
Dimensions: 12"Dia/H 4"
Weight: 5.5 lb

Height with wooden stand:  12"

Special Instructions

View in window facing Church Alley Pocket Park at 114 East Main Street, New Iberia.

Local pick up or can deliver locally.

Outside of Iberia Parish, can be insured and shipped for $15.