A gilt bronze and cloisonné enamels Christian cross decorated with symbols of the Four Evangelists

Gilt bronze and cloisonné enamels
China
19th century
Qing
Height : 33 cm, length : 19.5 cm
French private collection

Each end of the cross with the symbols of the Four Evangelists (an angel, a lion, an ox and an eagle) and with a chalice at the center. The cross also decorated with passiflora foliage.

Chinese Cloisonné The Pierre Uldry Collection - n° 375