The Vintage Blog — China

Vintage Chinese Black Bamboo Bird Cage With Porcelain Feeding Bowl

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A charming decorative item for any room, this Chinese birdcage is the perfect size to tuck anywhere. It's bamboo, painted black, with three carved feet that have a rising sun motif.

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Advertising Plate by D.E. McNicol of Kansas

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This 7 inch plate was a giveaway by the J.A. Lednicky Stores, which were in Everest, Purcell and Huron, Kansas, all of which is printed in gold at the front bottom. The central motif features a male pheasant in front of a stand of birch trees; at the lower right there is a signature: “Daudin.”

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Staffordshire Texian Campaigne Plate

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The pattern was designed to commemorate the 1835-1836 revolution fought against Mexico by Texans

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