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Understated Elegance In A Coconut Shell

SILVER-MOUNTED COCONUT SHELL DISH This little beauty often goes unnoticed. It sits shyly towards the bottom of a display cabinet where some more ostentatious companions flaunt their charms. Often passed over by visitors, this dish is a high quality piece of craftsmanship made from precious and uncommon materials.  It is an excellent example of [...]

Understated Elegance In A Coconut Shell2020-03-04T09:42:25+00:00

HUNT MUSEUM DOCENT BLOG SERIES – Tea with the Hare

By Dolores McBurnie, Hunt Museum Docent, 2 minutes to read Keywords: Hare, March Hare, symbolism, Ming, porcelain, tea ceremony, Japanese, Zen, longevity, immortality, Taoism Fig. 1      Sweetmeat Dish in the form of a Hare.    Item Code MG 116 B       Public Domain, click here for object link Fig 2       [...]

HUNT MUSEUM DOCENT BLOG SERIES – Tea with the Hare2019-03-11T15:44:21+00:00

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