Now, it is the very lucky Yi girl who can use her great grandmother's bridal hat for her own wedding. These hats a...
The case is 9+ inches long with silk cord for drawstrings, elaborately knotted and tasseled.
The embroidery pattern on these lotus shoes has always mystified me. There is a woman and an animal that is possibly intended to be a giraffe. I vaguely remember some bits of information. The Chinese first heard about the African giraffes from verbal and written descriptions. They were fascinated wit...
Measures 3 inches tall, and comes with original hand twisted cord, and is in very good condition
This piece has been held in storage by a Texas collector and is in excellent condition. The mirror is detachable and is held in place by tendons which slip...
This stencil is approximately 9" by 9" and has some calligraphy ...
The original hinge pin was lost and has been replaced. The box was made with large dovetail joints and from a hard wood of unknown origins. The outside is dirty and I have not cleaned it. It was clearly heavily used and ther...
It is a charming example of a Chinese woman's needlework and is in excellent condition. Each side opens separately and me...