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Very Vintage Persian Vessel - Soup Tureen

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    Posted 13 years ago

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    I believe Collectors' Weekly a wonderful site. Unfortunately it does not provide for ethnic catagories other than Native American and Asian. Therefore, I have done my best to find somewhat appropriate catagories for the items in my collections. If the catagory in which you find this item seem inappropriate, I apologize (I hate the catch-all catagories).

    This is a very vintage vessel from Persia. It is a soup tureen. It is the first Middle Eastern item which I have purchased. There were two at an auction and I could not resist the draw of their beauty. This is the better and the older of the two. It is a ceramic vessel with cobalt glaze. I do not know the nature of the ceramic except to say that it is not porcelain or stoneware. The metal work is absolutely beautiful, creating a most handsome vessel.

    Ibi Wari


    1. garrybeair garrybeair, 13 years ago
    2. Savoychina1 Savoychina1, 13 years ago
      The categories here are only limited by the people listing them (with rare exception). So, if you have more...Bring It On ! we'd love to see it.

      Also don't be bashful with your camera. You can put up 4 pics at a time. (Like top only, bottom only, bottom of base if marked, ets)
    3. marcobabe13 marcobabe13, 13 years ago
      I understand your frustration with appropriate categories, but I agree with the guys above. Use your best judgement and don't worry about it! I've had a couple of my show and tells changed to different categories by the editors and that was fine with me!
    4. Ibiwari Ibiwari, 13 years ago
      Thanks for all of your commentary. I will take and ad additional images.

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