Chinese collection

Item LL 5952

Accession no: LL 5952
Object type: Cloisonné
Name: Knife with sheath
Materials: Cloisonné enamel
Place made: China
Date made: Qing Dynasty, Qianlong (1736-1795 AD)
Measurements: L. 30 cm, DB. 2.7 cm

Description: Knife with cloisonné enamel handle and sheath; with floral scrolls in a blue ground on the handle, and turquoise-blue ground on the sheath. Chased metal mounts.

R. L. Hobson, Chinese Porcelain and Wedgwood Pottery with Other Works of Ceramic Art, London: B. T. Batsford, Ltd., 1928, No. 891.