Daye Co., Huangshi, Hubei, China
Small Cabinet, 10.0 x 7.0 x 5.5 cm

This hefty small cabinet is a dramatic example from this find. The combination of three large sphere connected together by bevy of 1cm balls captures the eye. Like many of these pieces, there are some contacts, but these also give a glimpse below the glittering top layer. A gap between the 1.7cm and 3cm balls provides a visually intriguing and fun component to this piece. Of course, this specimen showcases the amazing luster, color and idiosyncratic form of discovery! Read up on the scientific analysis of these at