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Vintage Large Famille Verte Bok Choy Bowl

Vintage Large Famille Verte Bok Choy Bowl

Regular price $188.00 USD
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  • A collector’s favorite famille verte bowl in its classic repeating dark green panels highlighted with butterflies and centered with a pair of longevity peaches
  • The symbolic meaning behind Famille Verte Bok Choy—Firstly, Bok Choy is the Cantonese pronunciation and “Bai Cai” is the Mandarin pronunciation
  • Bok or Bai is a homophone to “Hundred”, whereas Choy or Cai is a homophone to “Wealth”
  • With “Hundred Wealth”, the auspicious Bok Choy/Bai Cai carries the symbol for prosperity, luck, and fortune in oriental culture
  • Condition notes—this fab find is in great vintage condition. A small rim glaze imperfection was replaced and repainted during manufacturing process (see photo 4, very hard to tell). It measures approximately 10" W x 4.25" H
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