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Filigree box

Filigree box

Filigree is ornamental metalwork made with tiny beads and twisted threads, usually of gold and silver, which are soldered together in artistic motifs and applied to objects.
Gold, silver, enamel
4 1/2 x 4 1/8 x 4 1/8 (11.7 x 10.5 x 10.5cm)
Eugene Fuller Memorial Collection
33.1764
location
Not currently on view

Resources

Exhibition HistorySeattle, Washington, Seattle Art Museum, Going For Gold, November 3, 2012 - December 8, 2013

Seattle, Washington, Seattle Asian Art Museum, "Chinese Art: A Seattle Perspective", December 22, 2007 - July 26, 2009 (12/22/2007 - 7/26/2009)

The Seattle Art Museum acknowledges that we are located on the ancestral land of the Coast Salish people.