In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
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- In cloisonné enamelling cells, or cloisons, are built up on a thin sheet of metal by attaching metal wire or fine strips of metal fixed edgewise.
- The collection features fine examples of Qing dynasty enamelled porcelains, Beiijing and Canton enamels on metal, cloisonné enamels and bronzes.
- The same is true for fine cloisonné, lacquerware and decorative metalwork.
- It was probably used in fine techniques of cloisonné and related crafts.
- Rising majestically over rocks and crested waves, these cloisonné dragons chase flaming pearls amid clouds in the heavens.
- The other method, the authors tell us is the cloisonné where little compartments are created according to the design using strips of metal.
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