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Antique Accessories

Artifacts, tells the story of daily life in Ming and Qing dynasty and the unique sense of form that makes Chinese antiques compelling and delightful.

Baskets, jewellery boxes, food containers, lunch boxes, birdcage, plates and pots, document boxes, calligraphy brushes, brush pots, rice baskets, there is a rich variety of these smaller items and they speak volumes.

Document boxes designed to double as pillows tell us something of the dangers of travel in China. These boxes let travellers sleep on their valuables. Clever jewellery boxes could open to reveal both a hidden mirror and hidden compartments to store valuables. Leather boxes made to hold a lady's hair ornaments or accessories were often painted with butterfly or scenes of children at playgrounds, or groups of ladies at their leisure.

More than utility, these accessories display wonderful shapes. The wedding baskets with hourglass handles. Rice measures shaped somewhat like a beehive. Necklace boxes in the form of donut. Imaging them on the tabletops. on the floor in the corner of the living room. flanking a sideboard in the dining room, accenting a bookshelf almost anywhere.

Items

Antique Chinese Baby Standing/Sitting Care
Item #: 74-BM04
$500.00
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Original Wood Banquet Food Storage Container
Item #: 72-023
$1480.00
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Original Painted Food Storage Container
Item #: 70-969
$140.00
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Original Painted Round Wood Container
Item #: 70-961B
$350.00
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Original Painted Round Wood Container
Item #: 70-961
$350.00
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Original Antique Brown Wood Water Barrel
Item #: 70-960
$360.00
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Original Antique Food Container
Item #: 70-928
$140.00
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Original Red Painted Wood Box
Item #: 70-911A
$140.00
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Chinese Antique Rattan Tray
Item #: 70-906
$50.00
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Original Rectangular Flora Painted Tray
Item #: 38-111H
$120.00
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Original Creamy Flora Painted Tray
Item #: 38-111G
$120.00
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Green Octagon Painted Plate
Item #: 38-111F
$120.00
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Grey Koi Fish Painted Plate
Item #: 38-111E
$120.00
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Chinese Round Flora Painted Plate
Item #: 38-111D
$130.00
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Hexagon Flora Painted Plate
Item #: 38-111C
$120.00
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Brown Flower Painted Plate
Item #: 38-111B
$120.00
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Original Maroon Flora Painted Plate
Item #: 38-111A
$120.00
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Grey Lacquer Painted Wood Water Basin with Stands
Item #: 37-145
$230.00
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Red Lacquer Wood Water Basin with Stands
Item #: 37-143
$200.00
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Original Wood Carved Jewellery Box
Item #: 37-141
$300.00
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Original Wood Painted Jewellery Box
Item #: 37-140
$280.00
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Large Round Chinese Pail with Wide Handle
Item #: 37-075B
$200.00
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Large Round Chinese Pail with Wide Handle
Item #: 37-075A
$200.00
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Antique Chinese Wine Bottle Hip Flask
Item #: 37-071B
$100.00
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