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Antique Tin-Glazed Faience Canopic Jars. Clay. Stone. Set of four. Egypt

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    Canopic jars were used by the ancient Egyptians during the mummification process. Internal soft organs of the deceased to be mummified were stored in these jars . . . away from the body.   The jars had lids or stoppers shaped as the head of one… Continue reading

Pair Imari Porcelain Tea Caddies / Jars, Japan

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Detail: These are Japanese. Rare with this quality. The designs are elegant and rich. Ducks, monkeys and intricate designs are the motif. Gold leaf / paint, everywhere. Signature on bottom. Hand painted. Circa early 20th Century. With lid. This pair of Tea Caddies has been sold. Thanks M.K. !
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