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Double Dragon Vase
80 cm high approx. Owned 50 yrs. Year of the Dragon is upon us...I am bringing it out of the DARK for the Celebration.
Hope you all enjoy , NOW OPEN FOR DISCUSSION.
That looks interesting. It would be good to see more photos, including the whole piece, the base and the opening. 😊
I didn't see that was a first post! 😊 Welcome, Edward!
Is this a Chinese/Japanese vase.
Firstly welcome to this great forum!
Please provide us with more images.
Yes wecome Edward, you will probably need to reduce/crop your photos for them to fit into the allowed size format.
I am.new to this sight and having difficulty navigating through it. I will continue ro add pictures as am able
Let us know if you need any help.
Chinese Marbatan style vase.
Thank you all for the nice welcome ALL INFORMATION AND OPINIONS ARE IMPORTANT,,,AS I BELIEVE THIS IS NO ORDINARY VASE....
We really do need a lot more photos please. As you are the one who can see it and touch it, it would be helpful to know why you think it is no ordinary vase. Thanks.
Hi Julia I Am not in its PRESENCE but will make a special trip in the morning to photo it properly... one problem is I cant seem to load enough pics ,, your interest will not be in vain .I have been with it 50 years ,,its unusal and interesting features never fail to intrique to a point of amazement... Under enlargement its a MASTERS WORLD...OF COURSE ITS JUST MY HUMBLE OPINION .its AURA DEMANDS ACKNOWLEDGEMENT,,,SORT OF ALIVE IN SPIRIT.. IT OWNS ME AS MUCH AS I OWN IT SO YAH ITS SPECIAL AND I PRAY YOU AGREE
Sounds interesting. Have you had an opinion before now?
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