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Asian Antiques1131 of 3413Rose Medallion Style Chinese Vase /Floral with Birds and Imperial Court Scene / "Qianlong Nian Zhi" mark/ Circa 1960-70 chinese small hand mirror
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Posted 12 months ago

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nickyj
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i have this gorgeous small chinese childrens box.gorgeous detail,if anyone knows anything about this,would be great to hear from you
any help would be appreciated.
thankyou

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  1. valentino97 valentino97, 12 months ago
    I have one like this that I bought in Beijing, 2009 for $7.00. Mine is small: 3.5"x1.25". I think it is etched and dyed ox bone. I'll post a picture of it. I love mine because it has a rabbit on it. I tried to buy antiques on that trip and was disappointed that every single item I bought could be found here - for less than I paid. I bought some fun kitsch Mao items - and those cost more here. But all the jade? and snuff bottles? I should have saved my money. Anyway I'm a smart shopper even as a tourist. I didn't spend too much.
  2. nickyj nickyj, 12 months ago
    hi..it is a lovely detailed piece,i bought it few years ago,cant remeber what i paid,i just loved it so bought it,wasnt sure if a collecters piece or anything,but its good to know someone like yourself as one similar and i now know more info on this,i also have small snuff bottles and jade items and there nice pieces too,same here im a smart shopper and love a bargain if i see one.
  3. valentino97 valentino97, 12 months ago
    I agree w/you! I'm going to post my little hinged box. I would appreciate your comments on my snuff bottle. I think it's from the 1970's that's all I can find out about this turtle overlay "peking style" item. I love it.

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