Ruyi Studio for scholar's objects, Chinese art and antiques.
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Wood : Pre 1950 item #1150768
Ruyi Studio San Francisco
A vintage or antique (50 to 100 years old) traditional Chinese birdcage constructed from bent bamboo, wood, metal and brass. The wooden bottom is attached to a short circular bent bamboo wall supporting forty-eight vertical posts, reinforced by horizontal supports. Three of the vertical posts are attached to a slider which operates on two adjacent fixed posts forming an integral sliding door, opposite a small circular opening, perhaps intended as a finger hole...