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All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Metalwork : Pre 1970 item #365360 (stock #M2053)
West Coast Trading Group
$129.00
Cast iron chubby baby girl in the shape of Chinese pillow. These baby lying down poses in the shape of pillow were featured in both porcelain and metal. They were used primarily as decorative items that symbolizes happiness and longevity. Great Feng Shui item for the home and garden. Nice patina developed with silvery shine on the surface. Wonderful piece with her male companion featured in our previous item M2052. 4” x 5” x 10”.
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Metalwork : Pre 1970 item #365357 (stock #M2052)
West Coast Trading Group
$129.00
Cast iron chubby baby boy in the shape of Chinese pillow. These baby lying down poses in the shape of pillow were featured in both porcelain and metal. They were used primarily as decorative items that symbolizes happiness and longevity. Great Feng Shui item for the home and garden. Nice patina developed with silvery shine on the surface. Wonderful piece with his female companion featured in our next item M2053. 4” x 5” x 10”.
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Metalwork : Pre 1970 item #363683 (stock #M2049)
West Coast Trading Group
$129.00
Cast Iron Gilt Buddha's hand. A great display piece with great patina. The Buddha's hand is in the Jnana Mudra, gesture of teaching. In this gesture, the tips of the index and the thumb are joined and held near the center of the chest with the palm turned inward. This is often associated with the characteristic mudra of Manjushree. 10" L x 3" W x 3" D. Enlargement 1 and catalog photo shows the hand in upright position, which is a mounted version of the hand. This cast iron buddha's hand comes un...
All Items : Popular Collectibles : Memorabilia : Political : Pre 1960 item #363666 (stock #C2626)
West Coast Trading Group
$295.00
This post Chinese revolution peace announcement notebook was sold from a Beijing Retail company in the fourth quarter of 1952. Mao's picture was featured in this notebook, as well as his quote "Love your country, love your people, love the work, treasure the countries properties". Another imprints says "Protect the Peace is every person's responsibility", other announcements and quotations from Asian and Pacific Islands Peace Summit meeting. The notebook was used to capture notes taken from pres...
All Items : Popular Collectibles : Memorabilia : Political : Pre 1950 item #363658 (stock #C2625)
West Coast Trading Group
$329.00
This precious Chinese revolution notebook was produced for the First Women representative meeting in Beijing, taking place in November 1949. Participants of the meeting were all communist leaning countries that had relationships with Soviet and China. The owner of the book at the time wrote inside of this note book “Long live to Communist Party! March forward to communism”. Inside of it is a picture of Mao, and this person had noted below the picture “Leader of the Chinese Communist Party...
All Items : Vintage Arts : Decorative Art : Pre 1980 item #362600 (stock #V2120)
West Coast Trading Group
$24.00
Shanghai Hua Yi Shi Pharmaceutical company advertising poster featuring images from the 1930s Colonial shanghai era.
All Items : Vintage Arts : Decorative Art : Pre 1980 item #362597 (stock #V2117)
West Coast Trading Group
$24.00
Eveready battery Shanghai poster featuring images from the 1930s colonial Shanghai era.
All Items : Vintage Arts : Decorative Art : Pre 1980 item #362596 (stock #V2118)
West Coast Trading Group
$24.00
White Crane Sake advertising poster featuring images from the 1930s colonial Shanghai era.
All Items : Vintage Arts : Decorative Art : Pre 1980 item #362593 (stock #V2116)
West Coast Trading Group
$24.00
Gossage and Son China Ltd. Company soap and cosmetics product advertising poster,
All Items : Vintage Arts : Decorative Art : Pre 1980 item #362592 (stock #V2115)
West Coast Trading Group
$24.00
Hua Lu Brand Soap Advertisement Poster
All Items : Vintage Arts : Decorative Art : Pre 1980 item #362591 (stock #V2114)
West Coast Trading Group
$24.00
East Ocean (Dong Yang) Japanese Cosmetics Advertising poster featuring a woman holding a Chinese musical instrument.
All Items : Popular Collectibles : Memorabilia : Political : Posters : Pre 1980 item #357383 (stock #C2617)
West Coast Trading Group
$59.00
Titled "Looking afar," this poster depicts Mao and young revolutionary children. This poster intended the children are the next generation of revolutionaries and that they are close to Mao and Mao are their father figure. Created by Xiang Qijiu, Jinan Political Culture Department. Shanghai People's Fine Art Publishing House. 1978.
All Items : Popular Collectibles : Memorabilia : Political : Posters : Pre 1970 item #357374 (stock #C2615)
West Coast Trading Group
$59 - SOLD
Titled "Follow the Great Leader Chairman Ma March forward! Success belongs to us", this poster shows Mao and Lin Biao waving at people, just below Mao and Lin, it's a paper stating that it is "Chinese Communist Party 8th Summit 12th Central Committee Meeting Announcement, 1968". Lin Biao's position was solidified as Mao's successor. Cichuan People's Publishing House, November 1968. 0.10 yuan. 30" x 21".
All Items : Popular Collectibles : Memorabilia : Political : Posters : Pre 1970 item #356332 (stock #C2614)
West Coast Trading Group
$89.00
Large wood block poster of smiling Mao with the following slogan: "The environment for the entire country's Proletarian Cultural Revolution is very good, not just good. Mao Ze Dong." Ironically, the situation of Cultural Revolution was actually out of Mao's control, and these words were probably Mao's way of reassuring himself more than anyone else. Local Revolutionary Committee stamp on the upper left corner. 40" x 21".
All Items : Popular Collectibles : Memorabilia : Political : Posters : Pre 1980 item #356330 (stock #C2613)
West Coast Trading Group
$89.00
This Cultural Revolution period Peking Opera poster is from a play called "Taking the Tiger Mountain by Strategy", the poster features the main character, hero Yang Zi Cheng, who infiltrated a group of Nationalist party army and led the PLA to liberate this area called Tiger Mountain. In addition to a photo to the famous scene in this play, this poster has also the song to the scene of the play. 30" x 21".
All Items : Popular Collectibles : Memorabilia : Political : Posters : Pre 1980 item #355349 (stock #C2611)
West Coast Trading Group
$59.00
Chinese school educational poster on "socialist morale." Featuring a young female student helping an elderly. Titled "Helping Old Grandma," this poster describes a detailed story of an visiting elderly from the countryside being helped by a Young Pioneer student. Poster of this type of content was meant for the political / morale study classes taught in the Communist China. 30" x 21".
All Items : Popular Collectibles : Memorabilia : Political : Pre 1970 item #355322 (stock #C2610)
West Coast Trading Group
$79.00
Ceramic Vase of Mao and Lin Biao. Also on the vase are images of the three proletarian class of citizens (PLA soldier, worker and farmer.) Slogan says "Revolution promotes production, work and preparation for war". 10" x 10" (diameter measured from the middle) x 13.5" H.
All Items : Antiques : Furnishings : Pre 1920 item #355273 (stock #S1348)
West Coast Trading Group
$469.00
Sitting Guan Yin with her devottees. In stone composite. Lotus pedal in the back of her head, symbol of purity. Hand finished with intricate details. An object worth study up close. 9" x 4" x 16.5". 30 lbs.