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All Items : Popular Collectibles : Memorabilia : Pre 1970 item #119851 (stock #C2130)
West Coast Trading Group
$95.00
During the ten years of Chaos, known to others as Cultural Revolution, Mao encouraged the class struggles, as a way of separating the true Mao believers vs. not the non Mao believers. One of the most significant case was a land owner named “Liu Wen Cai”, who died in 1947 of long term illness. During Cultural Revolution, his case was revisited and an entirely new storyline was made to let people believe that Liu Wen Cai was a horrible capitalist who killed many peasants with his underground p...
All Items : Popular Collectibles : Memorabilia : Pre 1970 item #119850 (stock #C2129)
West Coast Trading Group
$245.00
A quintessential l Cultural Revolution image, this statue features Mao surrounded by all together four young red guards, who appear to be of ex college students. In this complex and vibrant, idealistic and colorful color ceramics, it features Mao wearing a young pioneer scarf, an armband. These red guards are wearing the Cultural Revolution armbands, wearing red books and serve the people bag. During Cultural Revolution Mao interviewed the Cultural Revolution young red guards 8 times in Tiananme...
All Items : Popular Collectibles : Memorabilia : Pre 1970 item #119849 (stock #C2128)
West Coast Trading Group
$249.00
During Cultural Revolution local governments were gradually were replaced by Cultural Revolution Committee, often formed by three types of people - the People’s Liberation army members, the so-called pro Mao Revolution officials, and finally the red guards. By 1969, all local governments were replaced and formed Cultural Revolution Committee. A famous yet short lived slogan, as evidence by this Cultural Revolution color ceramics were developed, it said the following, in black: “Celebrate the...
All Items : Popular Collectibles : Memorabilia : Pre 1970 item #119848 (stock #C2127)
West Coast Trading Group
$129.00
Part of early ignition for Cultural Revolution movement was the introduction of newly revised and politically motivated Peking Opera. Total of 8 most famous Peking Opera were created under Madam Mao, also known as Jing Qing’s direction. Mao’s evaluation of good vs. bad Peking Opera is whether Peking Opera serves socialism or capitalism. Does it serve the workers, peasants and soldiers or oppose them; does it take the road of Marxism-Leninism or the road of revisionism? Jing Qing embarked on ...
All Items : Popular Collectibles : Memorabilia : Pre 1970 item #115308 (stock #C2126)
West Coast Trading Group
$49.00
This colorful and vivacious Cultural Revolution color ceramics depicts a very well known Female People’s Village Communist Leader named “Jiang Shui Ying”. During Cultural Revolution, among the three elite classes of the PLA Soldiers, the factory workers and the farmers, the factory worker class was considered more superior than the peasant class. Thus when there was a conflict where one class needed to make a sacrifice, the sacrifice usually was made in the peasant class. This sculpture d...
All Items : Popular Collectibles : Memorabilia : Pre 1970 item #115306 (stock #C2125)
West Coast Trading Group
$49.00
This Cultural Revolution Statue depicts a People’s Liberation Army soldier holding a Chinese Flag. A typical image seen in Cultural Revolution statues that symbols the devotion these PLA Soldiers have for China and the peace was a result of these soldiers standing tall and protecting the country selflessly.
All Items : Popular Collectibles : Memorabilia : Pre 1970 item #115305 (stock #C2124)
West Coast Trading Group
$49.00
Lei Feng’s stories first appeared in China Youth periodicals, in the 1960’s, Mao’s own Calligraphy that stated “Learn from Comrade Lei Feng” accompanying LeiFeng’s life time story set Lei Feng up to become the new models for all Chinese people. The slogan of “Learn from Comrade Lei Feng” appeared in other papers and magazines, major editorial on how to be a good warrior for Chairman Mao by studying Lei Feng were published. Lei Feng turned out to be the first of a series of heroic...
All Items : Popular Collectibles : Memorabilia : Pre 1970 item #115304 (stock #C2123)
West Coast Trading Group
$98.00
This gruesome large Chinese Color ceramic sculpture depicts one Red Guard holding down an alleged Counter Revolutionary Leading Scholar. A unpleasant reminder of the Cultural Revolution, or otherwise known as the 10 Year Chaos, this sculpture described the common scene that took place during the Cultural Revolution where many scholars and experts were denounced Counter Revolutionary and were released of their posts, many could not stand the humiliation and later committed suicide. The Red Guard,...
All Items : Popular Collectibles : Memorabilia : Pre 1970 item #115271 (stock #C2122)
West Coast Trading Group
$129.00
This color ceramics sculpture depicts a familiar yet unusual sighting of Mao Ze Dong and Jiang Jie Shi. A scene from 1945 Chong Qing Negotiation, shortly after World War II and prior to the start of civil war, this sculpture was used to depict Mao’s strength and praise Mao’s negotiation skills with Jiang Jie Shi in 1945, in ChongQing, Si Chuan province. Once enemies, during World War II, Jiang, leader of the Nationalist Party and Mao, the leader of Communist party fought side by side to rid...
All Items : Popular Collectibles : Memorabilia : Pre 1970 item #115262 (stock #C2120)
West Coast Trading Group
$59.00
LeiFeng’s stories first appeared in China Youth periodicals, in the 1960’s, Mao’s own Calligraphy that stated “Learn from Comrade Lei Feng” accompanying LeiFeng’s life time story set Lei Feng up to become the new models for all Chinese people. The slogan of “Learn from Comrade Lei Feng” appeared in other papers and magazines, major editorial on how to be a good warrior for Chairman Mao by studying Lei Feng were published. Lei Feng turned out to be the first of a series of heroic ...
All Items : Popular Collectibles : Memorabilia : Pre 1970 item #115256 (stock #C2119)
West Coast Trading Group
$49.00
This Red Guard Color Ceramics depicts a red guard raising his hand, in the Cultural Revolution uniform, and a “Serve the People” Bag, while holding onto a thick red book, which is commonly as Mao’s Theory Excerpt for government or army officials.
All Items : Popular Collectibles : Memorabilia : Pre 1970 item #115209 (stock #C2117)
West Coast Trading Group
$98.00
In this gruesome Cultural Revolution color ceramics, it depicts a Cultural Revolution Red Guard, in his uniform and PLA hat, along with "Serve the People" bag, holding a Mao’s book and Megaphone, his one leg resting on the back of a man who’s wearing a dunce cap and a white board. The dunce cap has the writing of “Capitalism Sympathizer” and the white board states “ Down with the Petit Bourgeoisie”. The names were blanked out with “X”s, and so are dates and year. Petit Bourgeoisi...
All Items : Popular Collectibles : Memorabilia : Pre 1970 item #115108 (stock #C2115)
West Coast Trading Group
$49.00
This Cultural Revolution Red Guard color ceramics has the usual image of a female Red Guard, holding her Red Book, wearing Red Guard arm band, and in his Cultural Revolution Uniform, including the her Liberation Army hat. She is apparently also holding a megaphone. Size: 2.5" Long by 3" Wide by 11.5" Tall. Net Weight: 2 pounds. Makes a perfect set with item C2069, Male Cultural Revolution Red Guard.
All Items : Popular Collectibles : Memorabilia : Pre 1970 item #115035 (stock #C2114)
West Coast Trading Group
$95.00
In this Cultural Revolution Color Ceramics, it depicts a Red Army Soldier and a Peasant who has risen to the top to become a Soldier. The Red Army Solider is seen wearing a red arm band that states “Red Army” and holding a knife. The Peasant is holding a shotgun. A common scene from the Cultural Revolution Peking Opera, this scene describes the rise of lower class people to take charge in the 20’s and 30’s and the conversion of peasants to soldiers. During Cultural Revolution, the thre...
All Items : Popular Collectibles : Memorabilia : Pre 1970 item #115012 (stock #C2113)
West Coast Trading Group
$119.00
Part of early ignition for Cultural Revolution movement was the introduction of newly revised and politically motivated Peking Opera. Total of 8 most famous Peking Opera were created under Madam Mao, also known as Jing Qing’s direction. Mao’s evaluation of good vs. bad Peking Opera is whether Peking Opera serves socialism or capitalism. Does it serve the workers, peasants and soldiers or oppose them; does it take the road of Marxism-Leninism or the road of revisionism? Jing Qing embarked on ...
All Items : Popular Collectibles : Memorabilia : Pre 1970 item #114964 (stock #C2112)
West Coast Trading Group
$98.00
Part of early ignition for Cultural Revolution movement was the introduction of newly revised and politically motivated Peking Opera. Total of 8 most famous Peking Opera were created under Madam Mao, also known as Jing Qing’s direction. Mao’s evaluation of good vs. bad Peking Opera is whether Peking Opera serves socialism or capitalism. Does it serve the workers, peasants and soldiers or oppose them; does it take the road of Marxism-Leninism or the road of revisionism? Jing Qing embarked on ...
All Items : Popular Collectibles : Memorabilia : Pre 1980 item #112684 (stock #C2110)
West Coast Trading Group
$59.00
Titled "Be persistent and never give up", this Cultural Revolution poster image depicts ordinary citizens are associating themselves with the People's Liberation Army soldiers, and be part of the PLA extended army base. During Cultural Revolution, Mao encouraged all citizens to learn from the PLA soldiers and to become self sacrificing citizens. In this poster, it depicts people gathered around the PLA solider and studying Mao's Theory. This poster was originated from a Chinese Watercolor paint...
All Items : Popular Collectibles : Memorabilia : Pre 1980 item #112572 (stock #C2107)
West Coast Trading Group
$59.00
Towards the end of Cultural Revolution, China went through an extremely embarrassing stage whereby a useless leader was appointed by Mao. Mao, realizing his deteriorating health problems, identified a man named HuaGuoFeng to succeed him. Hua had little political experience and at the time was a vice governor of HuNan province, where Mao grew up. No one not even within Mao's circles thought of Hua as a likely candidate, however, Hua was trusted by Mao and was appointed to be the next chairman. H...