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Magnificent & Very Rare 19c Chinese Silk Embroidered Screen Fan, Bamboo Handle For Sale
MAGNIFICENT & VERY RARE 19C CHINESE SILK EMBROIDERED SCREEN FAN, BAMBOO HANDLE
ALL PROSPECTIVE buyers MUST READ THE ITEM DESCRIPTION BELOW AND TAKE NOTE OF THE ITEM'S AGE, SIZE, CONDITION, SHIPPING CHARGE, AND ASK ANY QUESTIONS BEFORE PLACING offerS. FAILIURE TO DO SO WOULD NOT BE TOLERATED AND COULD NOT BE AN EXCUSE TO CANCEL THE TRANSACTION.
DESCRIPTION : A superb and extremely rare19thcentury antique Chinese embroidered silk screen fan, face of the fandelicately decorated with a butterfly hovering above flowering branches, against a background of light blue silk, the central rib and outer trim covered with brocade, the original handle carved from a bamboo stick exquisitelycarved with a pine tree, the end tied with an old tassle.
REFERENCE : a similar 19th century silk embroidered screen fan from the Messel-Rosse Collection in the Fitzwilliam Museum, University of Cambridge, UK. (see last image below)
AGE : Chinese, Qing dynasty,19th century. ***Guaranteed Authentic***
MARK : no mark or signature.
DIMENSION : approximately18 1/4" (46.5 cm)overall length not including end tassel; 12 1/4" (31 cm) widest.
CONDITION: invery good condition; overall age wear; slight fading to color and light staining to some areas; losses to some threading in the decoration; tiny pinhead size age holes to silk. No other damage or repair noted.
WORLDWIDE SHIPPING AND HANDLING FOR THIS ITEM IS FIXED AT : US$30Discounted combine shipping (if possible) is available for multiple purchases.
Terms and Conditions
Payment must be received within 5 days after the sale ended.
Non payer will be filed with and block from future offerdings.
buyers with less than 10 response ratings will need to email us before placing offers, offers will be removed otherwise.
Full refund excluding shipping and charges will be reimbursed to the purchaser if we misrepresented the item in any way or if there were fundamental error in the description relating to the age and / or condition of the item, providing the item is returned to us in the same condition as at the time of the purchased within 7 days after receiving it. Return shipping charges are the sole responsibility of the buyer.
Any questions please email before the end of sale.
If you are not in agreement with the above terms, please DO NOT offer