This is a stunning ANTIQUE solid silver miniature figurine that was made in China in about 1878, probablyby the illustrious Chinese silversmiths, Wing Chun at their Stanley Street workshops in Hong Kong. It isvery detailed figure pushing a detailed cart andmeasures2 1/4" long by 1 1/2" high. It is rather substantial - it weighs15.6 grams -1/2troy oz. This is a very high quality figure.
It is in very good condition - as, less than than the usual light surface scratching, it has NO dings and dents and almost NO distortion - SUPERB. It is hallmarked 90 and Chinese mark. A VERY RARE MINIATURE PIECE INDEED AFTER ALMOST 150 YEARS !!!! Postage will be 3.50GBP both within the UK and to international destinations.
Please note that the primary postage costs are for second class (or standard parcels service if the postage cost is over 6.00GBP) within the UK or surface mail to international destinations. First class post usually adds 50% to the quoted postage cost while airmail is typically double the cost of surface mail. If you want to know about the timescales and charges by Royal Mail then I suggest you look at http://www.royalmail.com. Please wait for my invoice with postage options that will be sent very soon after the sale finishes!
If you win more than one of my sales, I am happy to combine packaging to reduce postage costs.
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Antique Chinese Solid Silver Miniature Figurine 1878 Hallmarked Wing Chun Nr: $72