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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...
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...
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...
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...
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...
All Items : Popular Collectibles : Memorabilia : Pre 1980 item #112559 (stock #C2106)
West Coast Trading Group
$59.00
A political propaganda poster, this image depicts a young Mao and his formal wife YangKaiHui titled "War Comrades". Just before the end of Cultural Revolution, JiangQing, Madam Mao, also Mao's last wife, who was later sentenced to life imprisonment and called "the White Ghost), as a key member of "Gang of Four" was captured...
All Items : Popular Collectibles : Memorabilia : Pre 1980 item #112341 (stock #C2103)
West Coast Trading Group
$59.00
Titled "We are going to the shooting Range too", this Cultural Revolution poster depicts dressed kids dressed up as Liberation Army soldiers, and giving the PLA solute to adults who apparently are dressed as the "People's Army". During Cultural Revolution, the central government, based on Mao's direction, wanted all people, from youth to elderly to be like a People's Liberation Army soldier...
All Items : Popular Collectibles : Memorabilia : Pre 1980 item #112277 (stock #C2097)
West Coast Trading Group
$59.00
This poster, titled" Presents from Beijing", featuring a Liberation Army solider, holding a letter and reading. Surrounding the letter are Citizen Army People. On the table it appears to be boxes of dried food. During Cultural Revolution, following on Mao's direction, many citizens, mostly farmers, had formed what is called "People's Army", as a way to show their support and admiration to the People's Liberation Army...
All Items : Popular Collectibles : Memorabilia : Pre 1980 item #112274 (stock #C2096)
West Coast Trading Group
$59.00
This poster, titled" Welcome you to become a Red Cross Youth" is distributed by Beijing Red Cross Division. On the lower right side, the poster prominently states the following: "Welcome You - To become a Red Cross Youth". Size: 30" L by 21" W.
All Items : Popular Collectibles : Memorabilia : Pre 1970 item #112178 (stock #C2095)
West Coast Trading Group
$69.00
A gruesome Cultural Revolution color ceramics statue , this image depicts a factory worker standing a man, who's wearing a heavy board that states that he is a "Capitalist". This factory worker is seen holding a red book. In this image, this "Capitalist" is seen kneeling down, a scene that is known as the "class struggling session". Weight: 4 pounds.
All Items : Popular Collectibles : Memorabilia : Pre 1970 item #112165 (stock #C2094)
West Coast Trading Group
$69.00
A gruesome Cultural Revolution color ceramics, this image depicts a farmer standing a man, who's wearing a tall hat, that indicated to people that his name is "Liu Wen Cai", a well known land owner who allegedly treated his farmers poorly. the hat stated "Down with land Owner Liu Wen Cai. In this image, he is kneeling down, a symbol of that poor people are now in charge. Weight: 4 pounds.
All Items : Popular Collectibles : Memorabilia : Pre 1980 item #112057 (stock #C2086)
West Coast Trading Group
$59.00
Titled "write a play," this Chinese poster was used as an educational material, shortly after Cultural Revolution, school system was reestablished, and non political materials were written in an attempt to re-create the educational environment and setting up grade system. However, since so many older materials could be qualified as "politically motivated" messages, the actual material that were used tend to be on the naive and light level...
All Items : Popular Collectibles : Memorabilia : Pre 1980 item #112056 (stock #C2085)
West Coast Trading Group
$59.00
Shortly after Cultural Revolution, Chinese educational system was on a revival. One of the new holidays established was Teacher's Holiday. This poster portraits children holding gifts they've made or prices they've won and point to the calendar where Teacher's Holiday date. Titled "Our Wish," this poster was meant to be an educational material to have elementary school students to write a composition on what the poster image is for, a mandatory Chinese writing class material...
All Items : Popular Collectibles : Memorabilia : Pre 1980 item #112051 (stock #C2082)
West Coast Trading Group
$59.00
"Caring" Poster is a poster used by Shanghai Education Department, for the 6th grade elementary school students political education class. In this picture, Zhouenlai, an important political figure during Cultural Revolution was portrayed as a caring father figure for the children of China. A close friend of Mao, Zhou stayed in power throughout Cultural Revolution by supporting Mao's decisions, many involved secret executions to those who were considered Mao's threat...
All Items : Popular Collectibles : Memorabilia : Pre 1970 item #109165 (stock #C2078)
West Coast Trading Group
$53.00
This large color ceramics Mao statue features Mao wearing a red scarf, often seen with Young Pioneers. Size: 10" tall by 3" base.
All Items : Popular Collectibles : Memorabilia : Pre 1970 item #108281 (stock #C2070)
West Coast Trading Group
$70.00
Full length Mao's statue in bronze. This Cultural Revolution Memorabilia has seen its age, however still in decent shape. In this bronze statue, Mao is wearing the army general's full size coat, with one hand extended, as if he is interviewing his Cultural Revolution Army. Size: height 6.20", base width 1.18", base length 1.18".
All Items : Popular Collectibles : Memorabilia : Pre 1970 item #105598 (stock #C2070B)
West Coast Trading Group
$69.00
This gruesome Cultural Revolution color ceramics depicts a farmer standing on a man, with a knife, pointing to a man who's kneeling down, wearing a paper card board that reads "Capitalist". Weigh: 4 pounds.