Obituaries

Dr. Joseph Senft
B: 1936-10-02
D: 2017-09-18
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Senft, Dr. Joseph
Willard Marshall
B: 1930-02-13
D: 2017-09-15
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Marshall, Willard
Harold Moser
B: 1926-08-06
D: 2017-09-14
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Moser, Harold
William Bennett
B: 1936-01-27
D: 2017-09-13
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Bennett, William
Marlene Bivighouse
B: 1941-09-05
D: 2017-09-12
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Bivighouse, Marlene
Glenna Lahr
B: 1929-04-25
D: 2017-09-11
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Lahr, Glenna
Elaine Cawley
B: 1941-12-04
D: 2017-09-08
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Cawley, Elaine
Alvera Heffner
B: 1925-05-13
D: 2017-09-08
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Heffner, Alvera
Leatrice Buddock
B: 1932-05-03
D: 2017-09-05
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Buddock, Leatrice
Verna Badman
B: 1929-02-23
D: 2017-08-20
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Badman, Verna
Lorraine Heil
B: 1926-02-26
D: 2017-08-20
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Heil, Lorraine
Barbara Romeike
B: 1948-04-18
D: 2017-08-19
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Romeike, Barbara
Barrie McMath
B: 1930-01-12
D: 2017-08-18
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McMath, Barrie
James Crook
B: 1923-08-13
D: 2017-08-17
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Crook, James
Marguerite O'Such
B: 1936-10-13
D: 2017-08-10
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O'Such, Marguerite
Joan Marks
B: 1932-07-29
D: 2017-08-09
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Marks, Joan
Pamela Hall
B: 1970-08-20
D: 2017-08-09
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Hall, Pamela
James Kneiss
B: 1926-11-23
D: 2017-08-05
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Kneiss, James
Hilcias "Ruth" Ferrizzi
B: 1927-07-14
D: 2017-08-04
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Ferrizzi, Hilcias "Ruth"
Helen Gozzard
B: 1923-05-19
D: 2017-08-03
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Gozzard, Helen
Charles Eberle
B: 1933-12-11
D: 2017-07-14
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Eberle, Charles

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Cloisonne Urns



Cloisonne is the art of applying enamel of all colors to the surface of a copper or bronze object, which is then fired to become a bright and colorful work of art. This technique reached perfection as a result of the efforts of Chinese artisans. Chinese Cloisonne there upon became the standard by which to measure the quality and appraise the beauty of Cloisonne world wide. This ranks as one of China's major contributions to the world's fine arts.



Stage 1
The meticulous process begins with a gentle hammering to shape an unbreakable solid brass core.


Stage 2
Then an intricate design is formed using a precise copper wire netting.

Stage 3
Next, chosen colors of enamel are bonded to the core and fired in the kiln. The fire process hardens the finish and smooths the finish to the core.

Stage4
This step is repeated several times to enhance the beauty and durability of the design. The hand laid enamel is unique to each urn.

Stage 5
The urn is then gently hand-scored and polished for a smooth surface further exposing the fine copper / bronze wireaccentuating the overall appearance.

Stage 6
Lastly, the urn is gilded to protect the brass from rust, as well as to create a lasting and bright shining finish. These urns are all individually unique and of fine quality.


 Indigo Cloisonné
The Indigo Cloisonné features an intricate floral pattern in tones of dark blue.
Dimensions:  10.5" x 7.1" (200 CI)

Also available in smaller sizes:
  Keepsake  (3" x 1.75" approx. 2.5 CI)  
 

Rose Cloisonné
Created from copper wire designs and hand-applied enamels, this lovely Rose Cloisonné Urn is a treasure.  A wooden base is included.  

Dimensions:  10.5" x 7.1" (200 CI)

Also available in smaller sizes:
  Keepsake  (3" x 1.75" approx. 2.5 CI)  


Manufacturer: Crescent
 
Rose Cloisonne Urn
 

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