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  • Tags: Ceramics

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These items are associated with traditional Ethiopian coffee ceremonies. Such events are integral throughout the culture and utilized temporally as moments to pause and celebrate, reflect, or resolve. As such a moment, the coffee ceremony is…

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Ethiopian incense from tree resin burned to accompany coffee ceremony and included in serving mourners visiting family of the deceased.

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Coffee pot composed of shekla or clay, with a single spout used by Amhara ethnic group to serve coffee, along with a woven straw matote or trivet used to balance round-bottom jebena.

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God of Longevity tea pot with symbols of longevity. Symbols of longevity may be represented by the God of Longevity, peaches, white cranes, pine and the character of longevity, shao.

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Double-handle porcelain vase.

This is a white porcelain vase with a painting of the Wartburg Castle, which was built in Thuringia, Germany in the Middle Ages. From 1521 to 1522 Martin Luther stayed at the castle, and while there, translated the…

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Ceramic beer stein, beige with blue and white circular Schalke 04 insignia.

Schalke 04 is a very successful German football team that plays for the Bundesliga, Germany's top football league. The team's home games are played in Gelsenkirchen, in…

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White ceramic butter container with two handles and lid. Yellow flowers encircling the bottom of the bowl, marked "Smör". Marks on bottom "Rörstrand made in Sweden."

This ceramic butter pot is an excellent example of Swedish Modern ceramics made…

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Small porcelain plate from one of Chicago’s first and finest Chinese restaurants, King Joy Lo, located in the original Chicago Chinatown at 57 West Randolph Street. Built and furnished with Chinese décor, the elegant 3-floor restaurant cost…

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Candlestick with traditional hutsul decoration. Ceramic, fired and ahnd painted. From the 1930s Hutsul region of Ukraine.

At the foot of the Carpathian Mountains in Ukraine there is a nice city – Kosiv, which surroundings are rich in clay.…

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Pitcher with floral decoration. Ceramic, fired and hand painted. From the 1930's Hutsul region of Ukraine.

At the foot of the Carpathian Mountains in Ukraine there is a nice city – Kosiv, which surroundings are rich in clay. Pottery has been…
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