Gillion of Trazegnies

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A Medieval Soap Opera

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Falling in love in the Middle Ages was more of a roller-coaster ride than today’s soap operas. More»

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      Parisian dealers purchased imported Chinese porcelain from the Dutch East Indies Company in Amsterdam, the main European importer for many years. 

      How much porcelain was really shipped?

      In 1752, a sunken European ship lost 223,303 pieces of porcelain. Oops.

      02/28/15

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