Vintage green cloisonné bangle with brown flowers. In vintage condition, visible cracks in the enamel give it lots of character, price reflects. Handle with care.
Approx. 2.6” diameter
Cloisonné is an enamelling technique was popularized during the Ming dynasty. It was adopted in China and Japan, although it likely originated in Turkey. Centuries later, high class Europeans enjoyed cloisonné objects and jewelry coming from Asia among many with other chinoiseries, a French term of "Chinese things".