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Antiques collection as hobby

Unique collection of antique Chinese pieces.

China is a big source of antique pieces. Antiques Chinese porcelain items are very attractive and popular among the antique collectors. Other popular Chinese antique items are furniture, compass, pottery, vases, ceramics, paintings etc. China is one of the world's oldest continuous civilizations. The written history of China dates back to the Shang Dynasty over 3,000 years ago. Numerous antiques from Tang dynasty, Song dynasty, Yuan dynasty, Ming dynasty and Qing dynasty are available for collection. China invented compass. So big collections of antique Chinese compass are available. The Qing dynasty, also known as the Manchu dynasty, was the last imperial dynasty of China. So antiques of Chinese Qing dynasty are relatively common in the market whereas the antiques of the older dynasties are comparatively rare. The Ming Dynasty (1368 – 1644 A.D.) is considered one of the eras with most social stability and orderly government. The antique items from that period are exquisite. Antique Chinese Porcelain Vase, Jar and Plates are unique in design. Antique Chinese opium pipes worth collecting.

An overwhelming figure of ancient Chinese innovations had changed the world repeatedly. Where would the world be without paper and gunpowder, to say nothing of the range? In the enhancing and bewitching arts of the Renaissance, the Chinese familiarized the world with silk, pottery ceramics, and celadon cover. These innovations are manifested in collectible Chinese antiques such as parchment portraits made of silk and paper, as well as porcelain urns and dishes, which were glossy with the painted in intricate azure blue or, in the Qing Empire, the polychrome structures of the various “families.”

Moreover, Chinese handmade clay ceramic that popularized during the historical Paleolithic period and the sophistication of Chinese potteries mechanized rapidly over the eras. At the stage where Chinese antique ceramic has come to important elements to the sumptuous people in the west from first to second centuries Anno Domini. Ceramic had come to play such a part in Chinese culture value for those whose first arrive in Europe, the whole concept of fine, artistic porcelain became referred to as ‘China'.

Many people are enthusiastically watched the TV for his stories on antiques. He along with his partners were taken part in the programs on Chinese antiques was continuously looking forward to ratings testifying to the covetous popularity of antique collecting. Global statistics show that China has tens of millions of antique collectors. Interested People are also collecting a broader series of items. People of antique collector take it as the speculation, restitution, and the fashion.

Certainly, antiques of Chinese ceramic, which hurriedly reformed as the material of choice for fishplates that customization extended its peak during the Ming empire, approximately from fourteenth to seventeenth century, and outside into the Qing empire which continued until the twentieth Century.

Themes from traditional customs and the Buddhist belief appear repeatedly again in Chinese antiques, from the legendary creature of dragon period that called "Nine Aspects" of other animals to the Chinese protector lions also known as "Foo Dogs." Artificial Images with handmade clay ceramic that fortune and well-being include the Buddha, gourds, lotus flowers, magpies, peaches, and bats.

A wide range of Chinese antique collections are found from numerous collectors like sandalwood chairs, celadon jars, old customary paintings, and bronze quadrupeds to the carriers of Gold in Chaos vs. Antiques in Prosperity on culture and history until thousands of years. The pleasure of accumulation contrasts from the momentary pleasure money brings and increase collection. To discover the cultural circumstantial of each antique is to appear a feast of history straddling the millennia.

Although the international economic calamity has affected historic products sellers' wholesale business, which frequently exports to retailers abroad, its merchandising sales have continued comparatively robust because of the power of the Chinese economy and the antiques industry's mounting grassroots base in China.

An American antique trader, who has operated the business in China's antique trade for eight years, said Chinese buyers are still paying highest dollar for emerald and furniture from the Ming and Qing empires made from rare hardwoods like yellow rosewood and ebony.


Antique Revival Wooden Kitchen Water Bucket, Natural
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List Price: $64.82 Lowest price: New $59.99
Features:
~ Handle across the top
~ Metal ring around middle and bottom
~ Light distressed look
~ Wipe down with lemon oil for beautiful shine
~ Ships in one box
Vintage Antique Suitcase Metal Chinese Characters Password Lock Padlock
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List Price: $4.67 Lowest price: New $5.00
Features:
~ material:metal
~ the unique design can show your unique taste
~ password for the lock is on the white paper,and to open the lock you need to slide the Characters of the lock to let them be in the same order with the Characters of the white paper,and Characters of the lock should be facing upword torward the long pin
~ it can be used for small box suitcase bags
~ Chinese word style combination padlock
ROYAL KASITE Cast Iron Teapot with Stainless Steel Filter,22 oz/0.65 Liter,Gray
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List Price: $68.99 Lowest price: New $25.69
Features:
~ Heavy Cast Iron Construction and Excellent Heat Retention.The heat-retaining properties of cast iron allow our teapots to keep tea at the proper serving temperature for up to an hour
~ A Fully Enameled Interior.Not only makes cleaning easier, but helps to prevent the build-up of rust and oxidation
~ Removable Stainless Steel Mesh Infuser basket 650ml cast iron tea pot antique style old fashioned teapot gray bamboo design elegant tea kettle valuable tea pot gift
~ Unique Antique Design. This teapot with its delicate, hand-cast, raised design highlighted in black is not only prized as a collectible, but also brews 22 ounces of tea perfectly
~ Package Contain: 22 oz /0.65 Liter Cast Iron Teapot with Lid and Stainless Steel Infuser
Antique Revival Vintage Wooden Vegetable Sink, Natural
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List Price: $58.50 Lowest price: New $58.50
Features:
~ Features 3 distinct colors
~ All handcrafted to ensure quality
~ Original vintage piece
~ Wipe down with lemon oil for beautiful shine
~ Ships in one box
Lemax Village Collection Chan's Chinese Antiques # 85713
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List Price: $39.95 Lowest price: New $39.95
Features:
~ Material: porcelain
~ Lighted Building
~ Lemax Village Collection
~ Dimensions: 7.80in H x 7.48in W x 4.65in D
Ioffersuper Chinese Vintage Antique old style password Brass Carved Word padlock lock/key JX
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List Price: $3.01 Lowest price: New $3.01
Features:
~ Chinese Old Style Vintage Antique Metal Password Lock Padlock for Suitcase
~ This unique design will display your unique taste
~ It can be collected as collectibles and also you can use it actually.
~ Passsword for the lock is on the white paper. You can get the password when you receive it
Antique Revival Wooden Planter Bucket, Natural Finish
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List Price: $48.80 Lowest price: New $48.80
Features:
~ Vintage Chinese item
~ Handles along two sides
~ Distressed finish
~ Wipe down with lemon oil for beautiful shine
~ Ships in one box
Ceramic Tea-Set for 2,Gift box,TEANAGOO-Titan,Pot(15 oz), Filter Organzier Mint, Kongfu Japanese Porcelain Cup,Real Hanger Girl Favor Elegant Dome Diffuser Decorartive Antique Chinese Press Accessory
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List Price: $35.00 Lowest price: New $22.99
Features:
~ PREMIUM MATERIALS & CERTIFIED SAFE -- Tea Set are made of high quality Porcelain (FDA Safe, Lead & Cadmium Free), Chip & Stain Resistant, more sturdy than stoneware, Totally Non-toxic. Full Porcelain material design, no metal or plastic or chemical material like steel infuser / plastic filter to affect/disturb the original teast of the good tea.
~ BREW TEA EASILY -- Teapot with a nice shape handle, comfortable to grip and never gets hot. Special 0.7-1.0 mm holes porcelain infuser, perfect infuse & filtration for various worldwide fine loose tea like Oolong tea, Green tea, Flower tea, Pu'er tea etc.Classic shape & Special finishing is Elegant enough for entertaining or everyday use.
~ PERFECT SIZE & GIFT BOX PACKING -- It can easily brew up to 4 cups(3.6 oz/110ml) with its 15 oz/490ml capacity. Perfect kitchen accessory for hosting guests. It is come with a unique gift box, a perfect gift for your friends and family in any occasion such as Housewarming, Wedding Party, Mothers' Day, Fathers' Day, Christmas and New Year's Day, or just without any special reason. ( PS. Printing band on boxes may coming with different content due to season changes.)
~ EASY TO CLEAN -- Big mouth design, Easy to take off brewed tea. They don't stain like many plastic teapot can. Dishwasher safe and easy to clean by hand if needed. They are safe for freezer, microwave as well. Please note: Not for stovetop use. Water should be boiled in another vessel first.
~ 30 DAY NO-CHIP WARRANTY -- Your purchase is backed by our exclusive 30-day No-Chip warranty - Tea Song will offer a free replacement or refund if anything goes wrong with the product. That's ZERO risk! Scroll down for more info.
Antique Style Blue and White Porcelain Lion Dancing Ceramic Covered Jar Vase, China Ming Style, Jingdezhen (LJ2)
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List Price: $25.89 Lowest price: New $25.89
Features:
~ Classic blue and white porcelain lion dancing covered jar vase, Ming style
~ Size:6.5"high, 5.5" diameter
~ Beautifully designed with lion dancing pattern
~ Antique style selection for collection and decoration
Things Chinese: Antiques, Crafts, Collectibles
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List Price: $9.99 Lowest price: New $7.11 Used $7.03

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