This is a small cylindrical metal box, perhaps a pill box. 1 1/4″, diameter 3/4″. Base metal is probably silver but there is no hallmark. Chinese mark on base. Sides and lid are richly decorated with good quality cloisonne type pictures of birds and animals. Decorative pattern embossed on rims and edges. Condition is good but there is some soiling on the inside, and the base surface is finely scratched with wear. The item “Small cylinder Chinese enamel silver metal box, 1 1/4 high” is in sale since Wednesday, September 07, 2016. This item is in the category “Antiques\Asian/Oriental Antiques\Chinese\Cloisonne”. The seller is “398sr” and is located in South Croydon, Surrey. This item can be shipped worldwide.
- Original/Repro: Original