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19th Century Chinese Chicken Trough
Once a common sight in courtyards throughout rural China, this textured stone trough was filled with grain for chickens and other barnyard fowl. Chiseled from a block of stone over a century ago, the deeply weathered vessel has endless stories to tell. With its shallow basin, the trough makes a wonderful planter, perfect for hens-and-chicks and other lush succulents.
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- Place of Origin
- Date of Manufacture1850
- Materials and Techniques
- WearWear consistent with age and use.
- DimensionsH 7.5 in. x W 24 in. x D 8 in.H 19.05 cm x W 60.96 cm x D 20.32 cm
- Seller LocationChicago, IL
- Seller Reference NumberU053D
- Reference NumberLU820011000961
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Located in Chicago, IL
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