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Overall H: 15.2 cm, W: 9.6 cm
Not on Display
about 1988
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Colorless non-lead glass, polychrome enamels, silver leaf or metallic lustre; cut, fused, enameled. Small rectangular shape; outside edge painted black with scratched decoration, four corners have applied small squares painted blue, long sides have envenly spaced small horizontal enameled bars of glass, short sides each have an inset row of small applied and enameled triangles; central rectangular section has two stacked sections that overlay rows of horizontal bands of silver leaf overlaid with zig-zag rows of yellow/gold enamel; top small rectangle has abstract figure of mummified cat in black and gold scratched enamel; unsigned.