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Ripley Antiques
Ripley Antiques is located in Axbridge, UK

Antique Qing Dynasty Chinese Blue & White Opium Pillow

REF: 672 / LA335326
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Description
Antique Qing Dynasty Opium Pillow, 19th Century blue and white porcelain. Decorated with Foo dogs, peonies, trees and birds  with firing imperfections as you would expect.  Wear in line with age. Opium pillows were used during the Opium era in an Opium den.  Smokers would put their money and valuables inside, turn the larger opening towards the wall and smoke themselves into oblivion knowing that everything was safely tucked away... Width - 12.5cm Height - 15cm Depth - 7cm

declaration

Ripley Antiques has clarified that the Antique Qing Dynasty Chinese Blue & White Opium Pillow (LA335326) is genuinely of the period declared with the date/period of manufacture being 19th Century

condition

Very good condition

additional info

Material:
Porcelain
Artisan:
-
Date of Manufacture:
19th Century

delivery

FREE WITHIN THE UK Everywhere else - £10

location

This Antique Qing Dynasty Chinese Blue & White Opium Pillow is located in Axbridge, UK

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