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  • Antique Chinese Wedding Basket

    Antique Straits Chinese Wedding Basket, Fujian, China. Circa 1900. Tiered such as this example made of woven cane and wood and then Lacquered in black and red and gilded were ordered from China’s Fujian Province by Peranakan ( Localised ) Chinese of Southeast Asia including the Peranakan of the Straits Settlements, Phuket, Sumatra, Makasser and Java. The Baskets were used in elaborate Wedding rituals that had evolved in many Peranakan Chinese communities. Among the Peranaken Chinese of the Straits Settlements such baskets were known as bakul siah ( ‘auspicious baskets’ ) and were used to transport wedding gifts during the Twelve-day Wedding, as well as during the engagement, (Bakul means basket in Malay and Siah means auspicious in Hokkien ) Among the Peranakan Chinese of Phuket town on the Thai island of Phuket (who were closely related by Marriage and migration to the Peranakan Chinese of Panang) the Grooms relatives would let off fire crackers and then move the Khanmak ( trays of wedding gifts ) in a procession of the Brides hose, The procession would include musicians playing Chinese horns and gongs , making sounds like ‘tee tor tee cheng’ apparently an idiom for ‘marraige’ in Hokkien. The small wedding gifts such as money, gold and the wedding ring were carried in these Three Tier Baskets. Beautiful piece of History , make a cool Wedding Present.

    8500

    Antique Chinese Wedding Basket

    8500

    Antique Straits Chinese Wedding Basket, Fujian, China. Circa 1900. Tiered such as this example made of woven cane and wood and then Lacquered in black and red and gilded were ordered from China’s Fujian Province by Peranakan ( Localised ) Chinese of Southeast Asia including the Peranakan of the Straits Settlements, Phuket, Sumatra, Makasser and Java. The Baskets were used in elaborate Wedding rituals that had evolved in many Peranakan Chinese communities. Among the Peranaken Chinese of the Straits Settlements such baskets were known as bakul siah ( ‘auspicious baskets’ ) and were used to transport wedding gifts during the Twelve-day Wedding, as well as during the engagement, (Bakul means basket in Malay and Siah means auspicious in Hokkien ) Among the Peranakan Chinese of Phuket town on the Thai island of Phuket (who were closely related by Marriage and migration to the Peranakan Chinese of Panang) the Grooms relatives would let off fire crackers and then move the Khanmak ( trays of wedding gifts ) in a procession of the Brides hose, The procession would include musicians playing Chinese horns and gongs , making sounds like ‘tee tor tee cheng’ apparently an idiom for ‘marraige’ in Hokkien. The small wedding gifts such as money, gold and the wedding ring were carried in these Three Tier Baskets. Beautiful piece of History , make a cool Wedding Present.

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  • Victorian Mahogany Writing Desk (unrestored)

    Victorian Mahogany Writing Desk, With a Raised Gallery back, and sloping front writing section , flanked by a series of drawers on castors. This is priced at as un-restored. To have a complete restoration including new Leather toolwork writing pads can be undertaken but would push price to nearer to 1.200 euro. which would add value to this gorgeous piece of history.

    45000

    Victorian Mahogany Writing Desk (unrestored)

    45000

    Victorian Mahogany Writing Desk, With a Raised Gallery back, and sloping front writing section , flanked by a series of drawers on castors. This is priced at as un-restored. To have a complete restoration including new Leather toolwork writing pads can be undertaken but would push price to nearer to 1.200 euro. which would add value to this gorgeous piece of history.

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  • Georgian Mahogany Chest of Drawers

    Georgian Mahogany Dresser, All in original condition, this chest of drawers is of a good quality mahogany with a gorgeous design satinwood inlay. It stands on bracket feet with three graduated long drawers and two half drawers at top. It has a beautiful shaped up-stand on top that is also inlaid and houses a small bevelled oval shaped mirror.

    38000

    Georgian Mahogany Chest of Drawers

    38000

    Georgian Mahogany Dresser, All in original condition, this chest of drawers is of a good quality mahogany with a gorgeous design satinwood inlay. It stands on bracket feet with three graduated long drawers and two half drawers at top. It has a beautiful shaped up-stand on top that is also inlaid and houses a small bevelled oval shaped mirror.

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    Corona Beer Cooler

    Corona Extra was first brewed in 1925 at the Cerveceria Modelo in Mexico City. Ten years after its launch, Corona became the best selling beer in the whole of Mexico. And by 1997 it became the best selling Imported Beer in the United States. In 1937 the company instigated efforts to market Corona Extra as a fine quality product to distinguish itself from it’s rival beverage in Mexico called Pualque, a native indigenous alcoholic drink made from the fermented sap ( aguamiel) of the agave plant ( also called maguey). Marketed strongly in it’s clear glass bottles it established it’s foothold in the world wide Market. Until along came the Corona Virus, and such a large proportion of people were associating the Beer with the Virus production had to halt in Mexico. This Iconic piece originated in Mexico, and is a great talking subject at any party apart from keeping your beer cool for hours.

    42000 35000

    Corona Beer Cooler

    42000 35000

    Corona Extra was first brewed in 1925 at the Cerveceria Modelo in Mexico City. Ten years after its launch, Corona became the best selling beer in the whole of Mexico. And by 1997 it became the best selling Imported Beer in the United States. In 1937 the company instigated efforts to market Corona Extra as a fine quality product to distinguish itself from it’s rival beverage in Mexico called Pualque, a native indigenous alcoholic drink made from the fermented sap ( aguamiel) of the agave plant ( also called maguey). Marketed strongly in it’s clear glass bottles it established it’s foothold in the world wide Market. Until along came the Corona Virus, and such a large proportion of people were associating the Beer with the Virus production had to halt in Mexico. This Iconic piece originated in Mexico, and is a great talking subject at any party apart from keeping your beer cool for hours.

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    Mid-Century Childs Dressing Table

    Mid-Century Childs Dressing Table, Beautiful Teak Veneer finish , Two detachable mirror’s, Straight out of the 1970s, Nostalgic piece of furniture. Dimensions are: Width-46.5 inches, Depth- 15 inches, Height to Table top 25 inches.

    17000 15000

    Mid-Century Childs Dressing Table

    17000 15000

    Mid-Century Childs Dressing Table, Beautiful Teak Veneer finish , Two detachable mirror’s, Straight out of the 1970s, Nostalgic piece of furniture. Dimensions are: Width-46.5 inches, Depth- 15 inches, Height to Table top 25 inches.

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  • Mid Century Italian Designed Filing Cabinet

    Mid Century Classic Italian Designed Filing Cabinet , Perfect Condition . Really solid piece of furniture, Ideal for remote working from home while keeping that Mid Century feel in your work space. Delivery available.

    18000

    Mid Century Italian Designed Filing Cabinet

    18000

    Mid Century Classic Italian Designed Filing Cabinet , Perfect Condition . Really solid piece of furniture, Ideal for remote working from home while keeping that Mid Century feel in your work space. Delivery available.

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  • Antique Oak Apprentice Piece Set

    Beautiful Antique Oak Apprentice Suite of Furniture, comprising of one wardrobe with mirrored door and pull out drawer to bottom, one little dresser with two pull out drawers, and one dresser with tilting mirror above and two pull out drawers. A unique little set and highly collectable, would reluctantly split , but would have to get 75 euro each , you can contact us for this option. Dimensions can be seen on photos with measuring tape.

    20000

    Antique Oak Apprentice Piece Set

    20000

    Beautiful Antique Oak Apprentice Suite of Furniture, comprising of one wardrobe with mirrored door and pull out drawer to bottom, one little dresser with two pull out drawers, and one dresser with tilting mirror above and two pull out drawers. A unique little set and highly collectable, would reluctantly split , but would have to get 75 euro each , you can contact us for this option. Dimensions can be seen on photos with measuring tape.

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  • Antique Mahogany Display Cabinet

    Antique Mahogany Shop Display counter, Beautiful display counter with all four sides and top glazed, the doors and top being lockable, there is one glass shelf midway in cabinet, would be Ideal for jewellery cabinet or similar, or sit well in hotel e.tc. as a display case, Dimensions are: Width 38.5 inches Depth 23 inches Height 35 inches. Sits off floor with brass castors to front for easy manoeuvring

    37500

    Antique Mahogany Display Cabinet

    37500

    Antique Mahogany Shop Display counter, Beautiful display counter with all four sides and top glazed, the doors and top being lockable, there is one glass shelf midway in cabinet, would be Ideal for jewellery cabinet or similar, or sit well in hotel e.tc. as a display case, Dimensions are: Width 38.5 inches Depth 23 inches Height 35 inches. Sits off floor with brass castors to front for easy manoeuvring

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