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Old vase, maybe French. Possibly brought back from China…

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Old vase, maybe French ...

Old vase, maybe French

Expert's Assistant: I always love having an appraiser look at my stuff. Sometimes its turned out to be surprisingly valuable. Tell us what else you do know and the Antiques Appraiser will be able to better assist you.

Possibly brought back from China late 1800's or early 1900

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Maybe French name like Closeneau

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Antique Expert: Rarewares, Antiques and Collectibles Researcher replied 2 months ago
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My name isCustomerand I'd love to help.
Use the +Add Files or UPLOAD or attachments feature next to the SEND button to add photos of the item, including maker's marks.
The feature works best when you add ONE picture at a time, put a word in the text box, hit send, then do the next.

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Antique Expert: Rarewares, Antiques and Collectibles Researcher replied 2 months ago

Hello,

This is just a follow-up to see if you will be able to add pictures.

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