Materials & Techniques
Cloisonné involves soldering thin strips of metal to a base to outline patterns and then filling them with enamel paste. As a result the areas of colored enamel are separated from each other.
Anne R. Bromberg, The Arts of India, South East Asia, and the Himalayas (Dallas: Dallas Museum of Art; New Haven: Yale University Press, 2013), 144.
"Cloisonné," Oxford Art Online. Accessed 8 January 2015, http://www.oxfordartonline.com/subscriber/article/opr/t4/e460?q=cloisonne&search;=quick&pos;=1&_start=1#firsthit.
Watch a demonstration of the cloisonné technique.