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I have a ceramic oriental head pillow of a man that is also a box. I bought it about 30 years ago at a decorator center in Dallas. I don't see any markings on the bottom, there is a square indention like something may have been there. It's a gorgous piece but thinking about selling it and don't know what it is worth. It's about 18"long and about 10" high. Any ideas or is there a way I could send you a picture?

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The head is a bald man, very detailed face, painted in greens, pinks and a rusty orange color. Man's fee is at the end and has slippers on that looks like a cat's face.

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I have been an antiques and art collector as well as dealer and appraiser for over 56 years.
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