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Chinese Celadon Porcelain Vase with Elephant Head Handles


Large Chinese celadon porcelain vase elegantly crafted in a classic ovoid egg shape, with raised floral relief design and unique elephant head handles, makes this an important decorative statement for a home or business. In Chinese art, the elephant is a symbol of wisdom and strength. The Chinese characters painted on the bottom, in a very cursive style, have been translated to mean, Ocean Water.


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    H 12.5 in. x W 11 in. x D 11 in.

    H 31.75 cm x W 27.94 cm x D 27.94 cm

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    Southampton, NY
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