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Silver & carving of the old China trade

Neville John IroМ€ns

Silver & carving of the old China trade

by Neville John IroМ€ns

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Published by House of Fans in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • China trade silverwork.,
  • China trade carving (Decorative arts)

  • Edition Notes

    Bibliography: p. 275.

    Other titlesSilver and carving of the old China trade.
    StatementNeville John Iröns.
    SeriesThe Oriental art series ;, nos. 3-4
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsNK7183.A1 I7 1983
    The Physical Object
    Pagination280 p. :
    Number of Pages280
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL2799070M
    ISBN 100907918131
    LC Control Number83229171

    Chinese Export Silver was very much a product of the China Trade, but the period between is now known as the "Old China Trade." Despite frenetic attempts by the Emperor to restrict European merchants, citizens and their trading to Macau, business began to spread throughout China. Types of marks or hallmarks on silver & jewelry from all countries and periods. Learn the correct terms for Sterling Silver, Silverplate, Electroplate, Britannia Silver, German Silver, Coin Silver and how to .

    Shop sculptures and carvings at 1stdibs, the leading resource for antique and modern asian art and furniture made in Chinese. Global shipping available. Wood carving is a branch of carving. As one of China’s traditional folk handicraft, it can be generally divided into three-dimensional carving, root carving, and relief. China has a time-honored history of wood carving. It originated in Neolithic Period, and the beginning of the wood carving accompanied by people’s daily life.

    China was also a source of glass trade beads. Studies by Peter Francis, Jr., Director of the Center for Bead Research, has shown beads from China were brought to Mexico with the Spanish galleon trade. This trade route linked Chinese ports with Manila and Acapulco, and from there to the rest of the Spanish Empire in the Americas. A superb 19th Century boxwood carved Balinese deity (God) carving dating back to c It’s a superb colour with magnificent detail. In good condition apart from missing a small part.


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