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— by Li Xin: In China, “Jingtailan” represents a special cloisonne wrought of copper and porcelain. Introduced from the Arabian countries during the Yuan Dynasty (1271-1368) and becoming popular during the “Jingtai” years of the Ming Dynasty (1368-1644), the Jingtailan cloisonne uses red copper as its body, with patterns structured with copper wires and painted with enamel glaze…

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