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Traditional Mississippi Choctaw dress
Posts for March 11th 2010
Blue and white porcelain balls: I have these and added large sea sea shells.
Decorative Porcelain Balls | Set of 6
Rogaland style of rosemaling: In Rogaland, flowers are more important than scrolls and leaves. Tulips, stylized roses, 4 and 6-petal flowers, and the daisy pull-out are used. Symmetrical design, opaque color on dark backgrounds, and the use of cross-hatching, dots and teardrops characterize Rogaland.
Norwegian folk art
Victorian Style Pickle Castor, Fern & Daisy Pattern...Pickle castors are practical and functional. They hold pickles in pretty containers for serving at luncheon, tea or the dinner table. But, as with all things Victorian, they didn't stop at functional. Victorian silver pickle castors are things of beauty.
A Massive French Blue & White Tin-Glazed Faience Urn
Mosaic Hanging Lamp
LATE 17TH-EARLY 18TH CENTURY DUTCH-DELFT FAIENCE CHINOISERIE Lozenge SHAPED PLATES
Table Snuff Box of Frederick the Great of Prussia. Fabrique Royale [Berlin], c.1770-75. Bloodstone, vari-coloured gold, foiled diamonds; 5.1 x 10.7 x 8.5 cm. Royal Collection © Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II