Japanese Cloisonne Buckle Antique 19th Century.
This antique Japanese Cloisonne buckle was made during the 19th century and features butterflies and flowers in a beautiful vibrant colourfull design. Cloisonne is made by outlining the design in fine wire and then filling in the spaces with enamel, this painstaking and time consuming process is done by talented craftsman. This buckle is in good antique condition with some wear to the surface, see photos.
Height 5.8 cm or 2.28 inches, Width 7.5 cm or 2.95 inches, Depth 1 cm or 0.39 inches.
Weight: 44 grams or 28.29 penny weight