Chinese collection

Item LL 5954

Accession no: LL 5954
Object type: Cloisonné
Name: Knife sheath
Materials: Cloisonné enamel
Place made: China
Date made: Qing Dynasty, Qianlong (1736-1795 AD)
Measurements: L. 20.9 cm, DB. 2.7 cm

Description: Knife sheath, ornamented with a peacock scale pattern in dark blue and turquoise enamels. Chased metal mounts.

Literature
R. L. Hobson, Chinese Porcelain and Wedgwood Pottery with Other Works of Ceramic Art, London: B. T. Batsford, Ltd., 1928, No. 893.