Elaine Whelen
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Beautiful blue florals in B & W vase. A Gift Wrapped Life Gifting Tip: Find a unique vase and bring it to your florist to fill with this exact floral arrangement for the hostess with style.

A BLUE AND WHITE 'SOLDIER' VASE QING DYNASTY, KANGXI PERIOD of tapering ovoid form with waisted neck and everted rim, finely painted with a central border of writhing chilong amidst lingzhi in reserve on a blue ground, between bands of stylized lotus with borders of upright leaves at the neck and stylized scrolling lotus as the foot, Height 36 1/2  in

A BLUE AND WHITE 'SOLDIER' VASE QING DYNASTY, KANGXI PERIOD of tapering ovoid form with waisted neck and everted rim, finely painted with a central border of writhing chilong amidst lingzhi in reserve on a blue ground, between bands of stylized lotus with borders of upright leaves at the neck and stylized scrolling lotus as the foot, Height 36 1/2 in

This is where it all started... I grew up in a kitchen with a large hutch, built by my father, to hold my mother's large collection of "Blue Onion" dishes, along with random blue/white transferware pieces, cobalt glass, several sets of ceramic hens roosters and my grandmother's milk glass.

This is where it all started... I grew up in a kitchen with a large hutch, built by my father, to hold my mother's large collection of "Blue Onion" dishes, along with random blue/white transferware pieces, cobalt glass, several sets of ceramic hens roosters and my grandmother's milk glass.