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Black Candle Holder

by Keith
(Cedar Rapids, Iowa)

HI Peter, here is another item that I have not seen anything like. What do you think?

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by: peter

I don't use "modern" as it is used in European art. With that I would mean made in the last 70 years or so. The flowers are painted in a European style. That is why it doesn't look like anything Chinese.

Signs of age
by: Keith

Thanks for your time. There is some signs of rust and I did notice in area(s); there is a pinkish residue only observable via microscope. What time period would you consider to be modern? Again, thank you very much for your time.

candle holder
by: peter

This is either not Chinese or a modern version of old Chinese designs. I would opt for the former.

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