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Antique-RARE-Chinese Hand Painted Pith Novelty Card Set In Box-Torture Scenes

Antique-RARE-Chinese Hand Painted Pith Novelty Card Set In Box-Torture Scenes
Antique-RARE-Chinese Hand Painted Pith Novelty Card Set In Box-Torture Scenes
Antique-RARE-Chinese Hand Painted Pith Novelty Card Set In Box-Torture Scenes
Antique-RARE-Chinese Hand Painted Pith Novelty Card Set In Box-Torture Scenes
Antique-RARE-Chinese Hand Painted Pith Novelty Card Set In Box-Torture Scenes
Antique-RARE-Chinese Hand Painted Pith Novelty Card Set In Box-Torture Scenes
Antique-RARE-Chinese Hand Painted Pith Novelty Card Set In Box-Torture Scenes
Antique-RARE-Chinese Hand Painted Pith Novelty Card Set In Box-Torture Scenes
Antique-RARE-Chinese Hand Painted Pith Novelty Card Set In Box-Torture Scenes
Antique-RARE-Chinese Hand Painted Pith Novelty Card Set In Box-Torture Scenes
Antique-RARE-Chinese Hand Painted Pith Novelty Card Set In Box-Torture Scenes
Antique-RARE-Chinese Hand Painted Pith Novelty Card Set In Box-Torture Scenes
Antique-RARE-Chinese Hand Painted Pith Novelty Card Set In Box-Torture Scenes
Antique-RARE-Chinese Hand Painted Pith Novelty Card Set In Box-Torture Scenes
Antique-RARE-Chinese Hand Painted Pith Novelty Card Set In Box-Torture Scenes
Antique-RARE-Chinese Hand Painted Pith Novelty Card Set In Box-Torture Scenes
Antique-RARE-Chinese Hand Painted Pith Novelty Card Set In Box-Torture Scenes
Antique-RARE-Chinese Hand Painted Pith Novelty Card Set In Box-Torture Scenes
Antique-RARE-Chinese Hand Painted Pith Novelty Card Set In Box-Torture Scenes
Antique-RARE-Chinese Hand Painted Pith Novelty Card Set In Box-Torture Scenes

Antique-RARE-Chinese Hand Painted Pith Novelty Card Set In Box-Torture Scenes   Antique-RARE-Chinese Hand Painted Pith Novelty Card Set In Box-Torture Scenes

Antique circa 1910 Very Rare set of Chinese picture Cards, each hand coloured and rendered on Pith, the cards being presented in original glazed, hard card box. Likely released as a tourist novelty the front card features the image of a Chinese lady in traditional dress, above her is the legend (in old world Chinese English) "Makee Sing Song, Plenty Fun, Ev'ly Time New year Come, I To You My Chin Chin send, New year Gleeting To My Flend". The Card show various images including traditional, tried and tested Chinese torture and humiliation methods, each in bright colours.

There are some signs of wear to a few of the cards, the pith construction being very fragile but overall well preserved considering age and delicate nature. There are thirteen cards in total, each measuring 9.7 cm x 6.3 cm. The box for the cards is in good condition with glass window insert in good order. A Rare antique set of novelty cards and a fine period collectible. This item is in the category "Antiques\Asian/Oriental Antiques\Chinese\Paintings/Scrolls".

The seller is "vcantiques2019" and is located in this country: GB. This item can be shipped to United Kingdom, Antigua and Barbuda, Austria, Belgium, Bulgaria, Republic of Croatia, Cyprus, Czech Republic, Denmark, Estonia, Finland, France, Germany, Greece, Hungary, Ireland, Italy, Latvia, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Malta, Netherlands, Poland, Portugal, Romania, Slovakia, Slovenia, Spain, Sweden, Australia, United States, Bahrain, Canada, Brazil, Japan, New Zealand, China, Israel, Hong Kong, Norway, Indonesia, Malaysia, Mexico, Singapore, South Korea, Switzerland, Taiwan, Thailand, Bangladesh, Belize, Bermuda, Bolivia, Barbados, Brunei Darussalam, Cayman Islands, Dominica, Ecuador, Egypt, Guernsey, Gibraltar, Guadeloupe, Grenada, French Guiana, Iceland, Jersey, Jordan, Cambodia, Saint Kitts-Nevis, Saint Lucia, Liechtenstein, Sri Lanka, Macau, Monaco, Maldives, Montserrat, Martinique, Nicaragua, Oman, Pakistan, Peru, Paraguay, Reunion, Turks and Caicos Islands, Aruba, Saudi Arabia, South Africa, United Arab Emirates, Chile, Bahamas, Colombia, Costa Rica, Dominican Republic, Guatemala, Honduras, Jamaica, Kuwait, Panama, Philippines, Qatar, El Salvador, Trinidad and Tobago, Vietnam.
  • Primary Material: Mixed Material
  • Sub-Type: Cards
  • Antique: Yes
  • Original/Repro: Antique Original
  • Chinese Dynasty: Qing (1644-1911)
  • Product: Ornament
  • Features: Handpainted
  • Region of Origin: Chinese
  • Age: 1900-1940
  • Country of Origin: China

Antique-RARE-Chinese Hand Painted Pith Novelty Card Set In Box-Torture Scenes   Antique-RARE-Chinese Hand Painted Pith Novelty Card Set In Box-Torture Scenes