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Recent activity36096 of 106056My first Chinese vases - Blue and whiteGIOVANNI DESIMONE JUG "GIUSEPPINA"
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Posted 4 years ago

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bayareamus…
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This urn, which sits next to the desk I just posted at The Society of California Pioneers, is painted porcelain on enamel.

The Society of California Pioneers has a bevy of Chinese and other Asian artifacts, as the Asian experience is vital to California's history. It wasn't always a friendly relationship, as other items in the museum showed.

The colors on this particular urn are just amazing.

From my recent trip to the Society of California Pioneers...

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  1. Woman34 Woman34, 4 years ago
    These look like gorgeous Chinese Famille Rose vases.
  2. Savoychina1 Savoychina1, 4 years ago
    On the contrary, clearly Rose Medallion !
  3. Woman34 Woman34, 4 years ago
    Thanks Savoychina- I knew it had to be one of the roses, lol. Either way, they are beautiful aren't they.
  4. Savoychina1 Savoychina1, 4 years ago
    They certainly are ! :)
  5. cab207 cab207, 8 months ago
    Oh wow my grandmother had the exact same urn when I was growing up. So amazing.

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