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CHINESE CHILD'S 'TIGER' PROTECTION HAT (Item No. Hat 01)

Price: £35 (including postage worldwide)

Origin: China
Age: 20-40 years approx
Width: 230mm approx
Height: 340mm approx

A used child's hat from China in the form of a tiger. Tiger hats are worn by rural Chinese young children to protect them from the influences of hostile spirits. Sometimes tiger boots are also worn.

The hat is made of fabric and decorated with textile eyes and a tigers nose and teeth. It is lined with another fabric and it has tassles with beads attached which hang from the tiger's ears. It is in good but slightly grubby condition and makes a charming item for display.

A Chinese baby in a similar new hat.



PAIR OF ANTIQUE CHINESE CLOISONNE DRAGON BOWLS (Item No. Bowls 01)

Price: £38 (including postage worldwide)

Origin: China
Age: 100-150 years approx
Width: 112mm approx
Height: 52mm approx

A pair of old Chinese cloisonne bowls decorated with dragons on a black ground. The bowls are very attractive, but have seen some life and are not in perfect condition. They would make very nice offering bowls on an altar, or could be used as incense bowls in the Chinese manner - putting some sand into them, in to which an incense stick is pushed.

Despite their damage they are very attractive bowl, old Chinese cloisonne is always a thing of beauty and is widely collected.



ANTIQUE CHINESE CLOISONNE BOWL (Item No. Bowls 02)

Price: £18 (including postage worldwide)

Origin: China
Age: 100-150 years approx
Width: 110mm approx
Height: 51mm approx

An old Chinese cloisonne bowl decorated with flowers and traditional patterns on a dark turquoise ground. The bowl is very attractive, but it has seen some life and is not in perfect condition. It would make very nice offering bowl on an altar, or could be used as incense bowl in the Chinese manner - putting some sand into it, in to which an incense stick is pushed.

Despite its damage it is a very attractive bowl, old Chinese cloisonne is always a thing of beauty and is widely collected.



ANTIQUE CHINESE CLOISONNE BOWL (Item No. Bowls 03)

Price: £18 (including postage worldwide)

Origin: China
Age: 100-150 years approx
Width: 112mm approx
Height: 52mm approx

An old Chinese cloisonne bowl decorated with flowers and traditional patterns on a dark turquoise ground. The bowl is very attractive, but it has seen some life and is not in perfect condition. It would make very nice offering bowl on an altar, or could be used as incense bowl in the Chinese manner - putting some sand into it, in to which an incense stick is pushed.

Despite its damage it is a very attractive bowl, old Chinese cloisonne is always a thing of beauty and is widely collected.



BRASS TEMPLE DOOR SNOW LION OR TEMPLE LION (Item No. Door Lion 01)

Price: £15 (including postage worldwide)

Origin: China
Age: 10-30 years approx
Width: 112mm approx

A temple lion face, I dont think this has ever had a ring like the handles shown above, it is simple a protective face for a door or a wall..



BETAL NUT CUTTER (Item No. Cutter 01)

Price: £18 (including postage worldwide)

Origin: Bali
Age: 30 - 100 years approx
Length: 158mm approx

An cutter for use in the preperation of betal nuts used for chewing. It is in good condition, made of brass with a steel blade. It is decorated with birds and patterns.


WATER FLASK (Item No. Flask 01)

Price: £24 (including postage worldwide)

Origin: China
Age: 20 - 40 years approx
Height Overall: 150mm approx

A simple brass water flask, a nice object to keep vodka or other liquid offerings in when out doing ceremony. It's decorated on the one side with a dragon and on the other with a crain. It holds water without leaking.