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Enquiry about object: 5741
Great Wall of China Brick & Hongmu Stand dated 1929, & Etched Photogravure Plate of Presentation Ceremony
China stand dated 1929; brick dates to the Ming Dynasty (1368-1644)
length of stand: 43.8cm, height: 28cm, depth: 24.5cm
Rotary Club of Bristol, UK, since 1929.
Enquiry about object: 5611
Japan & France circa 1740
length: 7.2cm, depth: 4.7cm, height: 2.8cm, weight: 31.6g
UK art market
Enquiry about object: 3933
Kenyah/Kayan Dayak People, Sarawak, Borneo, Malaysia 19th-early 20th century
height: 4.6cm, length: 10cm, width: 4.2cm, weight: 26.36g
Acquired in the UK, from the estate collection of Dr George Yuille Caldwell (1924-2016). Dr Caldwell, an English-born physician moved to Singapore in the 1950s, from where he built up a collection of mostly Borneo-related textiles and other ethnographica.
Enquiry about object: 5128
China 19th century
length: 27.3cm, height (with pipes): 17.5cm, depth: 10.6cm
private collection, UK.
Enquiry about object: 5135
Parsi (Parsee) People, Bombay, India 19th century
height of sprinkler: 24cm, diameter of incense tray: 7.2cm, combined weight of silver: 258g
from a Parsi family, originally from Bombay, and now based in northern England.
Enquiry about object: 3466
West Country, England 18th-19th century
heights (approx.) 30cm each, and 40cm for the king pin
UK private collection