CHINA 19th century ornament lot


CHINA, QING dynasty, ornament lot, 19th century, multi-part wire things with fish & bird elements and a solar or floral element, little plaques on chains attached, copper with tinned elements, largest is 189x271mm, total weight 252.7g, 4 pieces, VF

1 in stock

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These were probably part of a single hanging decorative object.

China is like the world: it has everything in it. The current evidence shows that there were people “everywhere” by about 12,000 years ago. In China they started writing stuff down about 5000 years ago, roughly the same time as Egypt and Sumer. The Egyptian and Sumerian civilizations are gone, but China is still here.

Over the decades I’ve been selling collectibles my market has been about 97% coins, 2% paper money, 1% everything else.