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So, community property is anything accumulated after the marriage (after becoming husband and wife). Separate property is property that was owned prior to the marriage or accumulated during the marriage, but it was specified that it was only in one party's name.
Typically, you can divide property by agreement however you want (even if it is community property). Therefore, if your wife and you are in agreement that you can keep that one piece of personal property, then it shouldn't be an issue even if it is considered communal/marital property.
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