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Enquire about Inv No:5239
Malaya or China circa 1900
height: 28cm, width: 13cm, depth: 12.2cm
collected by Alwyn Sidney Haynes (1878-1963), and thence by descent. Haynes was a colonial administrator in Malaya and the Straits Settlements between 1901 and 1934. He held many posts including Acting British Resident, Pahang (1924); British Resident, Perak (1925); British Advisor, Kedah (1925); British Advisor, Kelantan (1930); and Acting Colonial Administrator, Straits Settlements (1933), after which he retired and returned to England, and lived near Stratford-upon-Avon, and then in Leamington Spa. Haynes loaned some of the items he collected in Malaya to the Pitt Rivers Museum in Oxford in 1939. He was awarded an Order of the British Empire (OBE) in 1950.
Enquire about Inv No:4629
China Reign of Zhengde (1505–1521)
heights: each approx. 29.5cm
private collection, London.
Enquire about Inv No:4373
China early 18th century
height: 4.8cm, diameter: 10.5cm, typical weight per cup: 75g
UK art market
Enquire about Inv No:4021
Carved & Polychrome Image of Chu-sheng Niang-niang (the Goddess who Registers Births), Fuzhou Chinese, early 20th century
Hokkien, Teochiu & Fuzhou Chinese Communities in Southeast Asia & China early 20th century
height: 27cm, width: 14cm
Private Collection, Keith Stevens, UK.