Wednesday, August 9, 2017

Relics of San Francisco Chinatown

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 'Towns are like people. 
Old ones often have character, 
the new ones are interchangeable."
              Wallace Stegner

Rooftop Ornament Zoomed

Old, Detailed, Unnoticed.
 Is that a pineapple? Of course
I love the spirals!

"Celadon is a term for pottery denoting both wares glazed in the jade green celadon color, also known as greenware and a type of transparent glaze, often with ..."
Traditional Chinese‎: ‎青瓷 Kanji‎: ‎青磁
Simplified Chinese‎: ‎青瓷 Hangul‎: ‎청자

Saints Peter and Paul Church
Chinatown and 
North Beach / Little Italy
are cheek by jowl.

Portsmouth Square, Chinatown's Living room

"The household with its 
own elder has indeed 
its own adornment."
      Chinese Proverb

Thank YOU
          Fondly,  cloudia

Hawaii Photo of the Day

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