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China Hong Kong Small Old Real Photo, Native Chinese Street Procession, Bicycle

Vintage Small Real Photo Photograph. 5.5cm x 7.9cm. Hong Kong Hongkong China. Ethnic Life. Native Chinese Street Procession, Bicycle. Chinaman. Little Boy and Girl. Children.

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Item 214247    New
China Hong Kong Small Old Real Photo Chinese Barber at Work Chinaman Street View

Vintage Small Real Photo Photograph. 6cm x 8.6cm. Hong Kong Hongkong China Chinese Roadside Barber at Work, Chinaman, Street Scene. Ethnic Life.

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Item 210765    
Egypt Old Real Photo On Beach Alexandria Man Girl Joan Dark Lace Veil Chucky Dog

Vintage Old Small Real Photo Photograph, Approx. 6.1cm x 8.6cm. Children Child Baby Little Girl, Dog Puppy. Rock Rocks. Written on back : On Beach, Alexandria, Joan has on dark lace veil, flies!! Chucky our elite dog.

Price:£5.99€7.79US$8.09
Item 210764    
Egypt Old Real Photo, Our Bungalow in Egypt, Girl Joan Teddy Bear and Chucky Dog

Vintage Old Small Real Photo Photograph, Approx. 6.3cm x 8.8cm. Children Child Little Girl, Teddy Bear, Dog Puppy. Written on back : Our Bungalow in Egypt, Joan, Teddy Bear and Chucky Dog.

Price:£5.99€7.79US$8.09
Item 210710    
Singapore Old Real Photo, Palm Trees, Malay House on Stilts, Clearing the Ground

Vintage Old Larger Real Photo Photograph, Approx. 11.1cm x 15.1cm. Straits Settlements Malaya Malay. Singapore. Palm Trees, Malay House on Stilts, Clearing the Ground. Panorama.

Price:£6.99€9.09US$9.44
Item 210708    
Singapore Old Real Photo, Palm Trees, Road Path, 15A written on back, Malaya

Vintage Old Larger Real Photo Photograph, Approx. 11cm x 15.2cm. Straits Settlements Malaya Malay. Singapore. Palm Trees, Small Road Path. 15A written on back.

Price:£4.99€6.49US$6.74
Item 210707    
Singapore Old Real Photo, Rubber Trees, Clearing the Ground, Straits Settlements

Vintage Old Larger Real Photo Photograph, Approx. 11.1cm x 15.2cm. Straits Settlements Malaya Malay. Singapore. Rubber Trees. Clearing the Ground.

Price:£3.99€5.19US$5.39
Item 210704    
Singapore Old Real Photo Rubber Plantation Trees Estate Bucket Road Street Scene

Vintage Old Larger Real Photo Photograph, Approx. 11cm x 15.3cm. Straits Settlements Malaya Malay. Singapore. Rubber Plantation, Rubber Tree Trees and Bucket. Estate. Road Street Scene. Roads. Streets.

Price:£7.99€10.39US$10.79
Item 210703    
Singapore Old Real Photo, Rubber Trees Native Workers on Small Bridge Footbridge

Vintage Old Larger Real Photo Photograph, Approx. 11.1cm x 15.3cm. Straits Settlements Malaya Malay. Singapore. Rubber Tree Trees. Native Workers on Small Bridge Footbridge.

Price:£4.99€6.49US$6.74
Item 210702    
Singapore Old Real Photo Road Street Scene, Timber, House with Ladder Palm Trees

Vintage Old Larger Real Photo Photograph, Approx. 11.1cm x 15.1cm. Straits Settlements Malaya Malay. Singapore. Road Street Scene. Palm Trees. Native House with Ladder. Timber. Wood.

Price:£5.99€7.79US$8.09
Item 210701    
Singapore Old Real Photo, Native Houses Huts, Palm Trees, Approx 11.1cm x 15.3cm

Vintage Old Larger Real Photo Photograph, Approx. 11.1cm x 15.3cm. Straits Settlements Malaya Malay. Singapore. Road Street Scene. Palm Trees. Native Houses Huts. Panorama.

Price:£3.99€5.19US$5.39
Item 210700    
Singapore Old Real Photo, Changi, Road Street Scene, Palm Trees. 11.1cm x 15.3cm

Vintage Old Larger Real Photo Photograph, Approx. 11.1cm x 15.3cm. Straits Settlements Malaya Malay. Singapore. Changi. Road Street Scene. Palm Trees. Changi is a planning area located in the geographical region of Tanah Merah in the East Region of Singapore.

Price:£4.99€6.49US$6.74
Item 210570    
Singapore Old Real Photo, Changi, Railroad Railway, Palm Trees, Houses on Stilts

Vintage Old Larger Real Photo Photograph, Approx. 11.1cm x 15.4cm. Straits Settlements Malaya Malay. Singapore. Changi. Railway Railroad Rail. Palm Trees. Native Malay Houses on Stilts. Hill. Roads. Panorama. Changi is a planning area located in the geographical region of Tanah Merah in the East Region of Singapore.

Price:£6.99€9.09US$9.44
Item 210567    
Singapore Old Real Photo Changi Native Malay Houses on Stilts Palm Trees Seaside

Vintage Old Larger Real Photo Photograph. Approx. 11.1cm x 15.2cm. Straits Settlements Malaya Singapore. Changi. Palm Trees, Native Malay Houses on Stilts. Sea on Right, Seaside Panorama. Changi is a planning area located in the geographical region of Tanah Merah in the East Region of Singapore.

Price:£6.99€9.09US$9.44
Item 210565    
Singapore Old Real Photo, Changi, Malay Houses Palm Trees Panorama Malaya Malay

Vintage Old Larger Real Photo Photograph. Approx. 11cm x 15.3cm. Straits Settlements Malaya Singapore. Changi. Malay Houses, Palm Trees, Panorama by The Sea. Changi is a planning area located in the geographical region of Tanah Merah in the East Region of Singapore.

Price:£5.99€7.79US$8.09
Item 210564    
Singapore Old Real Photo Changi Making a Sports Ground Trees Sea Panorama Malaya

Vintage Old Larger Real Photo Photograph. Approx. 11cm x 15.2cm. Straits Settlements Malaya Singapore. Changi. Making a Sports Ground. Sport. Trees. Hill. Panorama. Changi is a planning area located in the geographical region of Tanah Merah in the East Region of Singapore.

Price:£2.99€3.89US$4.04
Item 210563    
Singapore Old Real Photo Changi Making a Sports Ground Malay Straits Settlements

Vintage Old Larger Real Photo Photograph. Approx. 11cm x 15.3cm. Straits Settlements Malaya Singapore. Changi. Making a Sports Ground. Sport. Trees. Changi is a planning area located in the geographical region of Tanah Merah in the East Region of Singapore.

Price:£2.99€3.89US$4.04
Item 210562    
Singapore Malaya Old Real Photo Changi Rural Scene Countryside Road Trees Malaya

Vintage Old Larger Real Photo Photograph. Approx. 11.1cm x 15.4cm. Straits Settlements Malaya Singapore. Changi. Rural Scene, Countryside Road, Trees. Changi is a planning area located in the geographical region of Tanah Merah in the East Region of Singapore.

Price:£2.99€3.89US$4.04
Item 208979    
Hong Kong China 1925 Old Real Photo Photograph This is a Chinese Grave Tomb Hill

Vintage Chinese Real Photo Photograph, Ethnic Life. Hong Kong Hongkong China. Tomb. Mountains, Hills. Written on back : This is a Chinese Grave. 1925.

Price:£9.99€12.99US$13.49
Item 208099    
Japan Old Real Photo Photograph, Torii Gate Stone Lanterns Boats Hills Mountains

Vintage Japanese Old Real Photo Photograph, Torii Gate, Stone Lanterns, Boats, Hills Mountains, Panorama.

Price:£0.99€1.29US$1.34
Item 207657    
China Aug 1927 Old Real Photo Navy Canteen Weihaiwei Wei Hai Wei Liukungtao 海軍酒保

Vintage Old Real Photo Photograph Photographic Card. China, Chinese - Wei Hai Wei Weihaiwei Wei-Hai-Wei, The Royal Navy Canteen of Liukungtao Liu-Kung Toa Tao. Soldiers. Steps. Rickshaw Coolies 威海衛 劉公島 海軍酒保 The Royal Canteen at Weihaiwei. Aug 1927. Liugong Island, 劉公島, Liu-kung Tao is a small island located on the northeastern edge of Shandong Peninsula (or Shantung Peninsula), China at the mouth of Weihai Bay. It is known as the "birthplace of China's first modern navy". 威海衛 Weihaiwei, in the north-east of China, was a leased territory of the United Kingdom from 1898 until 1930. The capital was Port Edward. The leased territory covered 288 square miles (750 km2) and included the walled city of Port Edward, bay of Wei-hai-wei, Liu-kung Tao Island and a mainland area of 72 miles (116 km) of coastline running to a depth of 10 miles (16 km) inland.

Price:£29.99€38.99US$40.49
Item 206871    
Philippines Old Real Photo Zamboanga Filipino Girls June 23 Woman Girl House Hut

Vintage Old Real Photo Photograph, Philippines Philippine Islands. P.I. Zamboanga, Ethnic Life. Filipino Girls Zamboanga. June 23. Woman Lady Girl, Naive House Hut on Stilts. Zamboanga City, officially the City of Zamboanga, is a 1st class highly urbanized city in the Zamboanga Peninsula of the Philippines.

Price:£14.99€19.49US$20.24
Item 206870    
Malacca Monument to Queen Victoria May 23 Fountain Singapore Old Real Photo Card

Vintage Real Photo Photograph, Malaya Straits Settlements Malay. Singapore. Memorial Monument to Queen Victoria, May 23. Fountain.

Price:£14.99€19.49US$20.24
Item 206695    
China Old Real Photo Mongolia Native House Yurt & Tent, 2 Mongolian Men Costumes

Vintage Real Photo Photograph Photographic. Ethnic Life. China, Chinese Mongolia, Native House Yurt, Tent, 2 Mongolian Men National Costumes. A yurt (üi or kiz üi in Kazakh, ger in Mongolian) is a portable, felt-covered, wood lattice-framed dwelling structure traditionally used by Turkic and Mongolian nomads in the steppes of Central Asia. A yurt is more home-like than a tent in shape and build, with thicker walls.

Price:£19.99€25.99US$26.99
Item 206694    
China Old Real Photo Mongolia Native House Yurt, Mongolian Man National Costumes

Vintage Real Photo Photograph Photographic. Ethnic Life. China, Chinese Mongolia, Native House Yurt, Mongolian Man National Costumes. A yurt (üi or kiz üi in Kazakh, ger in Mongolian) is a portable, felt-covered, wood lattice-framed dwelling structure traditionally used by Turkic and Mongolian nomads in the steppes of Central Asia. A yurt is more home-like than a tent in shape and build, with thicker walls.

Price:£19.99€25.99US$26.99
Item 204483    
China c.1930 Old Real Photo Card Chinaman Gates Beihai Park Winter Palace Peking

Vintage Old Small Real Photo Photograph Photographic Card, approx. 6.9cm x 11.4cm. c.1930. China. Chinaman. Chinese Man, Gate Gates in Beihai Park Winter Palace, Pekin Peking.

Price:£7.99€10.39US$10.79
Item 204482    
China c.1930 Old Real Photo Card Gate in Beihai Park Winter Palace, Pekin Peking

Vintage Old Small Real Photo Photograph Photographic Card, approx. 6.9cm x 11.4cm. c.1930. China. Gate in Beihai Park Winter Palace, Pekin Peking.

Price:£4.99€6.49US$6.74
Item 204481    
China c.1930 Old Real Photo Card Native Chinese Farmer Carry Hoe Mountain Peking

Vintage Old Small Real Photo Photograph Photographic Card, approx. 6.9cm x 11.5cm. c.1930. China. Chinese Countryside Scenery. Hills, Mountains. Native Farmer carrying a hoe. Mountains, Hills, Panorama. Pekin Peking.

Price:£12.99€16.89US$17.54
Item 204480    
China c.1930 Old Real Photo Card Kiln Native Chinese Houses Mountain Hill Peking

Vintage Old Small Real Photo Photograph Photographic Card, approx. 6.9cm x 11.5cm. c.1930. China. Chinese Countryside Scenery. Fields. Trees. Hills, Mountains. Native Houses, Kiln. Pekin Peking.

Price:£14.99€19.49US$20.24
Item 204479    
China Chinese c.1930 Old Real Photo Card Mountains Hills Valley Panorama, Peking

Vintage Old Small Real Photo Photograph Photographic Card, approx. 6.9cm x 11.5cm. c.1930. China. Mountains Hills, Valley, Panorama, Chinese Scenery. Pekin Peking.

Price:£5.99€7.79US$8.09
Item 204477    
China c.1930 Old Real Photo Card Chinese Countryside Farm House Millstone Peking

Vintage Old Small Real Photo Photograph Photographic Card, approx. 6.9cm x 11.4cm. c.1930. China. Chinese Countryside, Farm House Farmers, Millstone, Mill Stone, Workers. Pekin Peking.

Price:£11.99€15.59US$16.19
Item 204476    
China c.1930 Old Real Photo Card Lion Statue in Beihai Park Winter Palace Peking

Vintage Old Small Real Photo Photograph Photographic Card, approx. 6.9cm x 11.4cm. c.1930. China. Stone Lion Statue, on foot on a Ball. Monument, Chinese guardian lion. Chinese Temple. Winter Palace. Beihai Park. Pekin Peking.

Price:£7.99€10.39US$10.79
Item 202930    
Hongkong Old Small Real Photo, The Escort from Hong Kong Biplane Aeroplane Plane

Vintage Old Small Real Photo Photograph of China Hongkong, The Escort from Hong Kong, Biplane Aeroplane Plane Aircraft flying in the Air. Aviation. Hills, Mountains. approx. 6.4cm x 10.7cm.

Price:£14.99€19.49US$20.24
Item 202929    
Hong Kong Old Small Real Photo Kowloon Opposite H.K. Panorama Chinese Junk Boats

Vintage Old Small Real Photo Photograph of China Hongkong, Kowloon Opposite Hong Kong. Panorama, Steamer, Steam Ship, Chinese Junk. Native Sailing Boat. approx. 6.4cm x 10.7cm.

Price:£11.99€15.59US$16.19
Item 201430    
China 1926 Cavanders Cigarette Card Ancient Chinese Farmer Threshing Rice, Wheat

Vintage Old Small Cigarette Card. 3.5cm x 6.7cm. 1926. Cavanders Ltd London Established 1775. China. Ancient Chinese. No. 19. Ethnic Life. Rice and Wheat are usually threshed in China by beating on a frame of slats. A man takes a handful of the unthreshed grain in both hands and strikes it forcibly upon the slats until the grain is beaten out, when the straw is thrown aside and the process repeated. The grain is winnowed by throwing it up in the wind, or by a rudely constructed fanning-mill. Published by Cavanders Ltd London

Price:£2.99€3.89US$4.04
Item 201429    
China 1926 Cavanders Old Cigarette Card Ancient Chinese Burning Incense Candles

Vintage Old Small Cigarette Card. 3.5cm x 6.7cm. 1926. Cavanders Ltd London Established 1775. China. Ancient Chinese. No. 20. Ethnic Life. On all occasions when the Chinese burn incense and candles before the ancestral family tablets with special reference to a son, the boy is taken there, if well, and made to worship in a certain manner by moving his hands up and down a few times. The child is taught from its earliest infancy to worship idols and the tablets of its ancestors. Chinaman. Published by Cavanders Ltd London

Price:£2.99€3.89US$4.04
Item 201427    
China 1926 Cavanders Ltd Cigarette Card Ancient Chinese Actors' God, Nguong Saui

Vintage Old Small Cigarette Card. 3.5cm x 6.7cm. 1926. Cavanders Ltd London Established 1775. China. Ancient Chinese. No. 14. Nguong Saui is one of the gods or patron deities worshipped by Chinese play-actors, and is often referred to as the original composer of theatrical ballads. He is usually represented by a small wooden image, which is worshipped by the actors at their homes, where they burn incense and candles in his honour. When going away to perform a play they usually carry this image in the box containing their dresses. Published by Cavanders Ltd London

Price:£0.99€1.29US$1.34
Item 201426    
China 1926 Cavanders London Old Cigarette Card Ancient Chinese Kue Sing, 2 Stars

Vintage Old Small Cigarette Card. 3.5cm x 6.7cm. 1926. Cavanders Ltd London Established 1775. China. Ancient Chinese. No. 13. Kue Sing is one of the two stars which the Chinese profess to have discovered to have the supervision of the affairs of this world relating to literature and the pencil. This star is represented as an ugly-looking man with a head having 2 horn-like projections, standing by one foot on the head of a large fish. He is worshipped in colleges and high schools on the 1st and 15th of each month. Published by Cavanders Ltd London

Price:£1.99€2.59US$2.69
Item 201424    
China 1926 Cavanders Ltd Cigarette Card Ancient Chinese Bribe The Kitchen God 灶神

Vintage Old Small Cigarette Card. 3.5cm x 6.7cm. 1926. Cavanders Ltd London Established 1775. China. Ancient Chinese. No. 10. Ethnic Life. Costumes. The Kitchen God is one of the peculiar institutions of China. Incense and candles are regularly burned before this God on the 1st and 15th of every month, morning and evening. The Chinese believe that the old god ascends to heaven and reports to the "Pearly Emperor Supreme Ruler", the conduct of the members of the family during the year. They hope thus to bribe him to present a favourable report. 灶神. Published by Cavanders Ltd London

Price:£3.99€5.19US$5.39
Item 201422    
China 1926 Cavanders Old Cigarette Card Ancient Chinese Funeral Cock Bird Coffin

Vintage Old Small Cigarette Card. 3.5cm x 6.7cm. 1926. Cavanders Ltd London Established 1775. China. Ancient Chinese. No. 9. Ethnic Life. Costumes. Rooster. Bird. Funeral. Barefoot Coolies. A singular custom prevails in parts of China. When transporting the corpse of a person who dies away from home to the residence of his family, some of the family go to meet the coffin with a white cock. The fowl, with feet tied, is stood on the coffin, and the procession proceeds homewards. The Chinese say that one of the three spirits of the dead comes into the cock and is thus allured back to the residence of the family. Published by Cavanders Ltd London

Price:£3.99€5.19US$5.39
Item 201421    
China 1926 Cavanders Old Cigarette Card Ancient Chinese Children's Goddess Tiger

Vintage Old Small Cigarette Card. 3.5cm x 6.7cm. 1926. Cavanders Ltd London Established 1775. China. Ancient Chinese. No. 21. The Chinese goddess of children is represented as sitting upon the back of a tiger. The tiger is supposed to have the power of counteracting the pernicious influences which cause sickness to children. When a child becomes ill, those interested in its recovery burn incense and candles before an image or representation of the goddess and tiger, promising to make certain specified thank offerings should the child recover. Published by Cavanders Ltd London

Price:£2.99€3.89US$4.04
Item 201420    
China 1926 Cavanders Old Cigarette Card Ancient Chinese A Taoist Priest on Tiger

Vintage Old Small Cigarette Card. 3.5cm x 6.7cm. 1926. Cavanders Ltd London Established 1775. China. Ancient Chinese. No. 16. This picture of a grim-looking man sitting on a tiger, with one arm raised and holding a sword, is painted on the black sedan used on the occasion of a bride returning to her parents' house on a visit, on the 3rd day after marriage. The individual represents a great magician, head of a class of Tauist priests. He is supposed to ward off the pernicious influences of evil spirits who otherwise might cause injury or sickness to the bride. Published by Cavanders Ltd London

Price:£5.99€7.79US$8.09
Item 201419    
China 1926 Cavanders Cigarette Card Ancient Chinese Criminal in Cangue Execution

Vintage Old Small Cigarette Card. 3.5cm x 6.7cm. 1926. Cavanders Ltd London Established 1775. China. Ancient Chinese. No. 12. Ethnic Life. Chinaman. Chinese Criminal. Execution. Cangue. In certain processions in China, men wearing the cangue appear. They also have their hands thrust into leathern or wooden cuffs. To these cuffs is often attached a brass chain which passes over the neck. On the cangue are slips of paper from the temple where they have had certain vows recorded, relating to benefits received. The cangue is worn as a token of gratitude for these benefits. A cangue is a device used for public humiliation and corporal punishment in China and other parts of Asia. It was similar to the stocks used in the West, except that the board of the cangue was not fixed to a base, and had to be carried around by the prisoner.
Published by Cavanders Ltd London

Price:£4.99€6.49US$6.74
Item 201418    
China 1926 Cavanders Cigarette Card Ancient Chinese Coolie Happy Bucket of Blood

Vintage Old Small Cigarette Card. 3.5cm x 6.7cm. 1926. Cavanders Ltd London Established 1775. China. Ancient Chinese. No. 8. Ethnic Life. Costumes. In connection with the idol processions in honour of "The Five Rulers", where is frequently in the procession a man carrying pails, containing the blood of swine, the buffalo and fowls, hair and feathers. These "Happy Buckets" are carried out of gratitude for the recovery of a near relative from sickness. The contents representing filth, which causes diseases, are emptied into the river. Published by Cavanders Ltd London

Price:£0.99€1.29US$1.34
Item 201417    
China 1926 Cavanders Old Cigarette Card Ancient Chinese Lictor Whip Costumes N.7

Vintage Old Small Cigarette Card. 3.5cm x 6.7cm. 1926. Cavanders Ltd London Established 1775. China. Ancient Chinese. No. 7. Ethnic Life. Costumes. When high officers appear in the street it is accounted a misdemeanour for the common people to mix in the procession. A civilian in a sedan must have his sedan put down and people walking must stop and stand at the side of the street. The lictors see that the established customs are observed, beating unmercifully anyone who does not obey their orders. Published by Cavanders Ltd London

Price:£2.99€3.89US$4.04
Item 201416    
China 1926 Cavanders Old Cigarette Card Ancient Chinese Eight Immortals 八仙漢鐘離呂洞賓

Vintage Old Small Cigarette Card. 3.5cm x 6.7cm. 1926. Cavanders Ltd London Established 1775. China. Ancient Chinese. No. 3. Han Chung-le, one of the eight Chinese immortals, is represented as a fat man with bare stomach. His emblem is a fan, with which he revives the spirits of the dead. Leu Tung-pin, another of the Immortals, being tempted ten times, overcame the temptations and with a sword, which is his emblem, slew evil monsters and rid the earth of them for more than 400 years. 八仙 漢鐘離 呂洞賓. Published by Cavanders Ltd London

Price:£3.99€5.19US$5.39
Item 201415    
China Cavanders Old Cigarette Card Ancient Chinese Ceremony Flower Boats on Fire

Vintage Old Small Cigarette Card. 3.5cm x 6.7cm. 1926. Cavanders Ltd London Established 1775. China. Ancient Chinese. No. 2. Flute, Piper. Fire Boat. Lantern. Costumes. The Chinese in this ceremony use a number of small earthen vessels. A preparation of inflammable material is put in each. Around the tops are fastened paper imitations of flowers. These vessels are carried in a procession of priests to the nearest running water, where, being lighted, they are floated away on the water. The object of this is to provide lights for the spirits that come or go by water. Published by Cavanders Ltd London

Price:£1.99€2.59US$2.69
Item 201414    
China 1926 Cavanders Old Cigarette Card Ancient Chinese Viceroy Brigade & 帥 Flag

Vintage Old Small Cigarette Card. 3.5cm x 6.7cm. 1926. Cavanders Ltd London Established 1775. China. Ancient Chinese. No. 4. Costumes. The Viceroy, as generalissimo of the Chinese army, when about to start on a warlike expedition, or when he sends any high military officer as his deputy to fight the enemy, must worship the flag of the brigade. The worship is often performed on the public parade ground near the south gate of the city. The time for such worship is usually fixed by a fortune teller. 帥. Published by Cavanders Ltd London

Price:£2.99€3.89US$4.04
Item 201413    
China 1926 Cavanders Old Cigarette Card Ancient Chinese Man Coat Mirror Bamboo 5

Vintage Old Small Cigarette Card. 3.5cm x 6.7cm. 1926. Cavanders Ltd London Established 1775. China. Ancient Chinese. No. 5. Ethnic Life. Costumes. The Following method is adopted by the Chinese to prevent the death of a sick man. A coat recently worn by him is suspended on a two-foot measure, a metallic mirror is tied above the coat, and the coat and mirror are tied amongst the green leaves of a bamboo. One of the family stands with this while the priest repeats incantations to cause the sick man's spirit to enter the coat. Published by Cavanders Ltd London

Price:£5.99€7.79US$8.09
Item 201412    
China 1926 Old Cavanders Cigarette Card Ancient Chinese Thunder God 4 Claws 雷公 1

Vintage Old Small Cigarette Card. 3.5cm x 6.7cm. 1926. Cavanders Ltd London Established 1775. China. Ancient Chinese. No. 1. The Chinese have most strange and singular ideas in regard to thunder and lightning. Both are worshipped. There is a temple dedicated to the thunder god near the east gate. Sometimes thunder is represented as being in shape and appearance much like a clock, having four claws to each foot and two hands proceeding from under the wings. In one hand is held a mallet, and in the other chisel. 雷公. Published by Cavanders Ltd London

Price:£0.99€1.29US$1.34