Made and used during the late Qing Dynasty, the quality of the materials and workmanship clearly show that this purse was used by a woman of means. Unfortunately, this use has left...
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 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...
The jacket is approx 70 years old and is from Zhi Jin
The pouch at the top of the tassel most likely contains various herbs to bring health and good fortune to the baby. The 3 main tassels are actually subdivided into 3, which represented the ...
Collars range from 5.5 to 6 inches across and 3inches to 3.5 inches long.
This baby carriers is in ...