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Vintage Ethnic Minority Chinese Silver Hair Pin

Catalogue: Vintage Arts: Regional Art: Asian: Chinese: Jewelry: Pre 1930   item# 1236286 (stock# M169)

Vintage Ethnic Minority Chinese Silver Hair Pin
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$110 

Vintage traditional Miao Woman's hairpin used for festival. 7 inches long


Vintage Chinese Ethnic Minority silver hairpin buterfly

Catalogue: Vintage Arts: Regional Art: Asian: Chinese: Jewelry: Pre 1950   item# 1236277 (stock# M168)

Vintage Chinese Ethnic Minority silver hairpin buterfly
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$85 

This traditional Miao Chinese Minority hair pin would have been worn by young woman for festival. The butterfly motif is in reference to the Miao creation myth. The hair pin is 5 inches long.


Antique Thailand Karen people Tobaccco smoking pipe

Catalogue: Antiques: Regional Art: Asian: Southeast Asian: Folk Art: Pre 1900   item# 1235941 (stock# SEA147)

Antique Thailand Karen people Tobaccco smoking pipe
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This antique pipe has burl wood bowl with silver filling (one ring missing) and a horn mouthpiece which has obviously been well used. There are a few short residual threads from what was probably originally a tassel. It is a wonderful ethnographic relic of folk art.


Chinese Yao ethnic minority bone hair ornament comb

Catalogue: Antiques: Regional Art: Asian: Chinese: Folk Art: Pre 1920   item# 1232391 (stock# M167)

Chinese Yao ethnic minority bone hair ornament comb
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$325 

This traditional tribal comb would be worn for festival by Yao ethnic minority woman of Southern China. The comb was carved from sections of bone which are held together with twining technique. The bone sections are inked with design pattern. The comb alone is 5.5 inches long and 3 inches wide. The combined length with the pompom and tassels is almost 12 inches long


Tibetan belt with beads, cowrie shells and turquoise

Catalogue: Vintage Arts: Regional Art: Asian: Indian Subcontinent: Himalayas: Pre 1930   item# 1230849 (stock# T186)

Tibetan belt with beads, cowrie shells and turquoise
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$250 

This belt would have been worn for festival gatherings. Decorated with beads, cowrie shells and central turquoise medallion the belt strap is narrow approx 1.25 inched wide. Hanging from the belt are beaded strands in graduated lengths with each strand ending with a cowrie shell. There is a cord tie attached so that the belt can be tied at the back of the wearer. It is a lovely piece


Chinese Miao Ethnic Minority Embroidered Festival Apro

Catalogue: Antiques: Regional Art: Asian: Chinese: Textiles: Pre 1920   item# 1215752 (stock# EMT163)

Chinese Miao Ethnic Minority Embroidered Festival Apro
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This apron is from the Huan Xi area and was part of the traditional Miao ethnic minority woman's festival costume. Made from home spun fibers,indigo dyed yarn, it is embroidered with tiny intricate cross stitch geometric design...the ties are also hand woven. The apron measures approx 17 x 17 inches and is in good condition...with a few very light stains which do not show on photo with enhancing...


Yi Chinese Ethnic Minority small girls shirt

Catalogue: Antiques: Regional Art: Asian: Chinese: Textiles: Pre 1920   item# 1214444 (stock# EMT162)

Yi Chinese Ethnic Minority small girls shirt
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This is an old traditional style top shirt which would have been worn by a young girl of the Yi Chinese ethnic minority from Yunnan Province. the fabric is made from home grown cotton, hand spun, and hand woven. The collar surround and cuffs are trimmed with an intricate batik pattern and the tiniest embroidery stitched I have ever seen. The shirt has its original buttons. Good size for framing 14 inches across the chest.


Pair Chinese Ethnic Minority Yao Silver Ear Plugs

Catalogue: Antiques: Regional Art: Asian: Chinese: Jewelry: Pre 1920   item# 1213499 (stock# M166)

Pair Chinese Ethnic Minority Yao Silver Ear Plugs
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This pair of traditional silver ear plugs were worn in the enlarge holes of the Yao woman of China and Thailand. The same filgree pattern is on both sides of the earplugs. The plugs are 1+ inches in diameter and 1/2 inches thick.


Antique Large Oval Burmese Lacquerware Serving Tray

Catalogue: Antiques: Regional Art: Asian: Southeast Asian: Lacquer: Pre 1920   item# 1213245 (stock# SEA143)

Antique Large Oval Burmese Lacquerware Serving Tray
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This lacquer serving tray from Burma (now called Myanmar) depicts has a central medallion with a mythical Burmese creature, a chinthei, surrounded with 12 individual vignettes depicting children and other creatures. The tray is 19 x 11 inches with a rim 3/4 inches high. The top surface is somewhat dulled from age and exposure.


Larger Round Lacquerware Serving Tray Palace Garden

Catalogue: Antiques: Regional Art: Asian: Southeast Asian: Lacquer: Pre 1910   item# 1205764 (stock# SEA142)

Larger Round Lacquerware Serving Tray Palace Garden
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This lacquer serving tray from Burma now called Myanmar) depicts an elaborate palace garden scene populated with nobles in court costumes. The tray is 14.5 inches across. The top surface is somewhat dulled from age end exposure. There is one small area of lost which is irregular in shape, approximately 1/4inch and is locate on toward the rim of the platter and a second area of loss approx 1/8 inch at the widest and follows the curve border rim design for about 1 inch(see pics 2 and 3.


Chinese Yao Ethnic Minority necklace

Catalogue: Vintage Arts: Regional Art: Asian: Chinese: Jewelry: Pre 1950   item# 1199437 (stock# M165)

Chinese Yao Ethnic Minority necklace
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$175 

The groups of Yao minority live in in both China and Thailand. This necklace is of low grade silver which was typical of the Chinese jewelry around the late 1800's and early 1900's. The necklace is light weight and comfortable to wear.


Chinese ethnic minority Dong Child embroidered pinafore

Catalogue: Antiques: Regional Art: Asian: Chinese: Textiles: Pre 1920   item# 1188842 (stock# EMT161)

Chinese ethnic minority Dong Child embroidered pinafore
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$175 

This Chinese pinafore style garment would have been worn by a small girl child of the Dong ethnic minority in Shui Kou. Fabric is handwoven from cotton fiber, hand stitched with intricate decorative applique work and hand woven snowflake pattern ribbon accents the border. No rips, no tears, and no holes...but this piece is old and has been worn and is a bit "dirty".... and still has its original ties. It is 14 inches wide and 21 inches long...great ethnographic textile for framing. ...click for details


Antique Chinese ethnic Minority Miao dragon necklace

Catalogue: Antiques: Regional Art: Asian: Chinese: Jewelry: Pre 1920   item# 1188568 (stock# M164)

Antique Chinese ethnic Minority Miao dragon necklace
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Originally, this was the largest of a set of 3 graduated matching silver necklaces. They were worn as a set for festival by the Miao Chinese Ethnic Minority women. The necklace was skillfully hand-formed from a sheet of silver into a curving tapered tube with a reposse pattern of 2 dragons chasing pearl. It spans 10.5 inches across.


Chinese Minority crotchless child's embroidered Pants

Catalogue: Vintage Arts: Regional Art: Asian: Chinese: Textiles: Pre 1940   item# 1177935 (stock# EMT160)

Chinese  Minority crotchless child's embroidered Pants
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$125 

This toddler's pants were used by successive siblings and probably several generations of Chinese Miao ethnic minority children. The pants are of handwoven indigo dyed fabric and the legs are decorated with handwoven tape which is sewn into place by hand. The pants are crotchless, which was typical attire for very young children throughout old China.


Chinese Dong Ethnic Minority Textile Sewing Wallet

Catalogue: Antiques: Regional Art: Asian: Chinese: Textiles: Pre 1920   item# 1169973 (stock# EMT159)

Chinese Dong Ethnic Minority Textile Sewing Wallet
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$325 

This textile wallet would have been used to keep sewing supplies Each page is made from heavy hand paper, hand painted decoration and folded in such a way that numerous pockets and flaps are available for storage of small bits of fabric, snipes of thread, needles, etc. the outside of the wallet is covered with homespun fabric which now attests to the age and use of the piece. This wallet is from the Dong ethnic minority of China, and would have been passed down from one generation to another ...click for details

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