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3 edition of Straits Chinese silver found in the catalog.

Straits Chinese silver

Ho, Wing Meng.

Straits Chinese silver

a collector"s guide

by Ho, Wing Meng.

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Published by Times Books International in Singapore .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Straits Settlements,
  • China
    • Subjects:
    • Silverwork -- Straits Settlements -- Collectors and collecting.,
    • Silverwork -- China -- Collectors and collecting.

    • Edition Notes

      StatementHo Wing Meng.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsNK7179.A3 S743 1984
      The Physical Object
      Pagination191 p. :
      Number of Pages191
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3015936M
      ISBN 109971650754
      LC Control Number84941547

      Straits Chinese Porcelain: A Collector’s Guide, by Ho Wing Meng. This is my favorite among the books that details Straits Chinese porcelain. The first edition appeared in but was soon followed by a second, amended, updated and corrected. Guest Book Sales Policy About Us FAQs. Showing 1 - 18 of |Straits Chinese Gilt Silver Repousse Plate (Bantal End) # Pre Please enquire Antique tea cup Saucer set of Peranakan Straits Chinese Nyonya taste # Pre Please enquire Peranakan Straits Chinese Nyonya ware plate.

      The Guide to Investing in Gold and Silver is a virtual gold mine of information about precious metals investing. In the book, Maloney details the history of economic cycles, flat currency and the short-sighted decisions governments make that cause flat currencies to lose value over time. Chinese Straits Silver Dragon BraceletsThese wonderful dragon bracelets came to me at different times from different sources but the workmanship is so similar that I believe they were made by the same artist.|\|The technique use is called filigree and granulation in most of North America in Europe it is called granule work sometimes wirework.

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Straits Chinese silver by Ho, Wing Meng. Download PDF EPUB FB2

Straits Chinese Silver: A Collector's Guide Hardcover – February 1, by Ho Wing Meng (Author)Cited by: 2. Straits Chinese Silver: A Collector's Guide Hardcover – January 1, by Ho Wing Meng (Author), Profusely illustrated (Illustrator)5/5(1).

Straits Chinese Silver:A Collector's GuidebyHo Wing MengNew. The book's lavish collection of more than colour photographs may give the impression that this is yet another coffee table book, but after reading a few paragraphs you will realise that coll.

Of pertinent interest in this book is the information, clearly given, with regard to the usage of these articles of Straits Chinese silver. Buntal plates, buckles, nonya hairpins resembling ear-picks, intricate pieces of jewellery, and sireh sets, amongst numerous other items, are all Straits Chinese silver book to the peranakans.

Additional Physical Format: Online version: Ho, Wing Meng. Straits Chinese silver. Singapore: University Education Press, © (OCoLC) COVID Resources.

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This book showcases the rich collection of jewellery of the owner of the Pinang Peranakan Mansion, a museum dedicated to the culture of the descendants of Chinese immigrants who married Malays and settled in the Malay archipelago from BC onwards.

The book systematically takes one through the various elements of Straits Chinese jewellery from the wedding pieces to more day-to-day ornamental ones.

The approach is quite thorough, literally from “head to toe” starting from ornamental hair pieces like cucuk sanggol (hair pins). Often wrongly associated with Chinese export silver is Straits Chinese silver (circa ), technically a silver category in its own right.

It refers to the silverware produced by local and mainland Chinese workshops for Peranakan communities (descendants of Chinese immigrants) living in the Malay Archipelago, including Malaysia, Indonesia, Vietnam and Singapore.

This entourage settled down in Bukit China in the Malay Archipelago, eventually inter-marrying with the local Malays. The mixed marriages marked the beginning of a new generation of people in Malaya, the Peranakans or Straits Born Chinese.

Later on, early Chinese traders from the Kwantung province in China. A growing interest in Chinese culture prompted Madam Rosalind Tan, 66, to learn Mandarin.

She has been taking classes for several years at NUS, subsidised by the National Silver Academy. Wing Meng Ho is the author of Strait's Chinese Silver ( avg rating, 1 rating, 0 reviews), Straits Chinese Beadwork &Amp; Embroidery ( avg rating, /5. The Straits Chinese House book.

Read 2 reviews from the world's largest community for readers. The Straits Chinese or Peranakan community is perhaps one 4/5. The term Straits Chinese or Straits-born Chinese is sometimes used interchangeably with 'Peranakan Chinese'.

'Straits Chinese' emerged, following the British colonization of parts of the Malay Peninsula, as an Anglophone label for people of Chinese descent living in the British-governed Straits Settlements located on the Straits of Malacca.

Absolutely Exquisite Antique CHINESE STRAITS Solid Silver-Red CARNELIAN Bracelet-Beautifully Detailed-Export Silver Early s MelsArtandVintage 5 out of 5 stars () $ Favorite.

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Get the best deals on Silver Antique Chinese Rings when you shop the largest online selection at Free shipping on many items ANTIQUE CHINESE Straits Peranakan Large CARNELIAN STERLING SILVER Ring size 8.

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Insilver coins were issued in the name of the Straits Settlements for 5, 10 and 20 cents, followed by copper ​ 1⁄4, ​ 1⁄2 and 1 cent the next year and silver 50 cents in. Description: Vintage Sterling Silver Chinese Bangle.

Marks: Stamped with chinese markings. Size: Measures 70mm internal diamater and width of bangle is 12mm. Age: Not known - I suspect this is early 20th Century. Weight: Weighs grams. Condition: Very Good Condition.

Status: For Sale. Code: Chjap-bang. Price: £. What is Chinese export silver? Chinese export silver was produced from the late 18th century to the early 20th century and traded from Canton. Early Chinese Export Silver was made in the European style, but through the 19th century a unique elaborate style developed, featuring dragons and landscapes made to appeal to tourists.A new book on the history of Straits Chinese culture reveals page after page of dazzling, intricate jewelry combining Malay, Chinese, Indian and European designs.

These pieces bring together rich materials of far-flung origins: Swiss gold thread and German organza are spun into patterns.Peranakan Straits Chinese Gilt Silver Repousse Plate (Bantal End) # Pre