Cloisonné Dragon Box
The dragon is an important mythical beast in Chinese culture. It often represents the Emperor and the strength of their reign. The number of claws on the dragons feet can tell you if the piece is Chinese or Japanese. The Chinese have five claws and associate this number with superior power. This small round box is colorful and detailed with a classic blue enamel ground inside. 3 1/2 inches by 3 inches.