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photographer E-Yaji.

The Marakovic Collection  
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Palace Vajra

Inlaid famille rose enamels on bronze, with gold (cloisonné); with a flat lip, flat foot, and flat foot rim; decorated on each main side with an identical design of a double vajra with a yinyang symbol at its centre, surrounded by formalized clouds within a quatrefoil frame, the panels surrounded by the Eight Buddhist Emblems, the neck with a band of formalized lingzhi; the exterior exposed metal all gilt
Palace workshops, Beijing, 1715–1770
Height: 6.0 cm
Mouth/lip: 0.81/1.55 cm
Stopper: gilt bronze, chased with a formalized floral design

Robert Kleiner, 2003


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