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Cloisonné Butterfly Boxes
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More Than Meets the Eye. Corral your mints, pills or earrings in these elegant hinged Cloisonné Butterfly Boxes. Richly hand-enameled over copper with brass bezel and beading. Set of 6. Made in China.
While muses for these small treasures inhabit our Butterfly Habitat Garden, their composition is directly inspired by collections in our National Museum of American History and our Freer and Sackler Galleries of Asian art.
1"h. x 1.75"dia.

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By Albert
November 23, 2011
"For Christmas gift"
By Mimi
November 16, 2011
"I have ordered several cloisonn products from Smithsonian over the years both for myself and for gifts. Well worth the price."
By Sally
November 03, 2011
"I had hoped for a smaller box for pills that could be carried in one's pocket."
By omadet
December 28, 2010
"These little boxes made charming stocking stuffers for the women in my family. Everyone commented on how lovely their little box was. Some used as jewelry box, pill box, special decor on dressing table."
By Franki
Greensboro, NC
December 23, 2010
"I have (among others) six especially dear friends at church, so every Christmas I search your catalog for nice things that come in units of six, and each one gets to pick her favorite color or style. I've done this for several years now, and my friends are always pleased. The last three years were fridge magnets, book markers, and (this year,) the pill boxes. I put a shiny, "lucky penny" in each one of the boxes to the delight of the recipients."