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Item 200507    
China Old Silver Car Cigarette Card Peking Pekin A Waterway Bridge River Boat 11

Vintage Old Small Cigarette Card. 4.5cm x 6.8cm. Chinese Scenes issued with "53 Silver Car Cigarettes. A good quality Virginia Cigarette made by M.E. Notaras Ltd. London." China. Peking, Pekin, A Waterway, Bridge, River Scene, Boats. No. 11. Published by M.E. Notaras Ltd. London

Price:£3.99€5.19US$5.39
Item 200506    
China Old Silver Car Cigarette Card Chinese Peking Pekin The Temple of Heaven 10

Vintage Old Small Cigarette Card. 4.5cm x 6.8cm. Chinese Scenes issued with "53 Silver Car Cigarettes. A good quality Virginia Cigarette made by M.E. Notaras Ltd. London." China. Peking, Pekin, Temple of Heaven. No. 10. Published by M.E. Notaras Ltd. London

Price:£4.99€6.49US$6.74
Item 200505    
China Old Silver Car Cigarette Card Peking Canal in Forbidden City Pekin Chinese

Vintage Old Small Cigarette Card. 4.5cm x 6.8cm. Chinese Scenes issued with "53 Silver Car Cigarettes. A good quality Virginia Cigarette made by M.E. Notaras Ltd. London." China. Peking, Canal in Forbidden City, Pekin. No. 8. Published by M.E. Notaras Ltd. London

Price:£4.99€6.49US$6.74
Item 200504    
China Old Silver Car Cigarette Card Peking Outside One of Gates of Wall of Pekin

Vintage Old Small Cigarette Card. 4.5cm x 6.8cm. Chinese Scenes issued with "53 Silver Car Cigarettes. A good quality Virginia Cigarette made by M.E. Notaras Ltd. London." China. Peking, Outside One of the Gates of The Wall of Pekin. Roadside Stall, Seller, Vendor, Rickshaw. No. 7. Published by M.E. Notaras Ltd. London

Price:£5.99€7.79US$8.09
Item 200503    
China Old Silver Car Cigarette Card Peking Pekin Porcelain Staircase Stairs Gate

Vintage Old Small Cigarette Card. 4.5cm x 6.8cm. Chinese Scenes issued with "53 Silver Car Cigarettes. A good quality Virginia Cigarette made by M.E. Notaras Ltd. London." China. Peking, Pekin, Porcelain Staircase Stairs Gate. No. 22. Published by M.E. Notaras Ltd. London

Price:£4.99€6.49US$6.74
Item 200501    
China 1926 Cavanders Old Cigarette Card Ancient Chinese Fisherman Cormorant Bird

Vintage Old Small Cigarette Card. 3.5cm x 6.7cm. 1926. Cavanders Ltd London Established 1775. China. Ancient Chinese. No. 17. Ethnic Life. Cormorant Bird. Fishing Net. In some parts of China cormorants birds are used for fishing. The fisherman usually stands upon a raft made of bamboos and propelled by a paddle. He has 3 or 4 tame cormorants, which dive and catch fish, but are prevented from swallowing them by a string round the neck. When a bird rises to the surface with a fish, the fisherman catches both bird and fish in a net and takes the fish. Published by Cavanders Ltd London

Price:£3.99€5.19US$5.39
Item 200499    
China 1926 Cavanders Old Cigarette Card Ancient Chinese Barber Shaving Head, Men

Vintage Old Small Cigarette Card. 3.5cm x 6.7cm. 1926. Cavanders Ltd London Established 1775. China. Ancient Chinese. No. 15. Ethnic Life. Native Chinese Barber at Work. The Chinese common people and mandarins, in distinction from the Tauist and Buddhist priests, have the head shaved once in 10 or 15 days, excepting a circular portion on the crown. The hair on this part is allowed to grow, and is braided into a tress. The ambition of some men is to have the hair reach nearly to the ground, and frequently bunches of other hair are braided into the natural hair to increase the length. Published by Cavanders Ltd London

Price:£3.99€5.19US$5.39
Item 200498    
China 1926 Cavanders Old Cigarette Card Ancient Chinese, Nguong Saui Actors' God

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:£1.99€2.59US$2.69
Item 200497    
China 1926 Cavanders Ltd London Old Cigarette Card Ancient Chinese Kue Sing Star

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 199929    
Egypt 1949 Old Small Real Photo Card Cairo, Sphinx Front View & Pyramids of Giza

Vintage Egyptian Real Photo Photographic Photograph Small Card. 9.3cm x 6.2cm. Africa Egypte Egypt. Le Caire Cairo. Front View of Sphinx and Pyramids of Giza. 18.9.49. 1949.

Price:£4.99€6.49US$6.74
Item 199379    
Actress Dorothy Lamour Dottie Signed, Genuine Signature Autograph Old Real Photo

Large Vintage Old Real Photo Photograph 12.6cm x 17.7cm. Actress Miss Dorothy Lamour, Dottie Lamour Signed, Genuine Signature Autograph at top left. Best Wishes Dottie Lamour. Dorothy Lamour (born Mary Leta Dorothy Slaton, 1914 – 1996) was an American actress and singer. She is best remembered for appearing in the Road to... movies, a series of successful comedies starring Bing Crosby and Bob Hope.

Price:£25.99€33.79US$35.09
Item 199373    
China 1926 Cavanders Old Cigarette Card Ancient Chinese Imperial Dragon, Emperor

Vintage Old Small Cigarette Card. 3.5cm x 6.7cm. 1926. Cavanders Ltd London Established 1775. China. Ancient Chinese. No. 11. The dragon is a familiar object in Chinese decoration and typifies all that is powerful and terrible. The Imperial dragon is armed with five claws on each of its four feet, and is used as an emblem by the Emperor's family and by princes of the two highest ranks. The four-clawed dragon is used by princes of the third or fourth class. The three-clawed dragon is the one commonly used for decoration. Published by Cavanders Ltd London

Price:£2.99€3.89US$4.04
Item 199372    
China 1926 Cavanders Old 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 199371    
China 1926 Cavanders Old Cigarette Card Ancient Chinese Funeral Cock on Coffin 9

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 199370    
China 1926 Cavanders Old Cigarette Card Ancient Chinese, Happy Bucket of Blood 8

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:£1.99€2.59US$2.69
Item 199369    
China 1926 Cavanders Old Cigarette Card Ancient Chinese Lictor with Whip Costume

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 199368    
China 1926 Cavanders Old Cigarette Card Ancient Chinese Yamen Executioner 衙門 劊子手

Vintage Old Small Cigarette Card. 3.5cm x 6.7cm. 1926. Cavanders Ltd London Established 1775. China. Ancient Chinese. No. 6. Ethnic Life. Costumes. The Executioner belonging to the Viceroy's Yamun Yamen sometimes appears in his master's procession. He is mostly dressed in red. Aspirants for the post of executioner practise striking at a mark. They take a turnip, and drawing a line around it, aim at cleaving it into two parts, striking precisely on the line. When they can invariably do this they become candidates for the post. 衙門 劊子手. Published by Cavanders Ltd London

Price:£2.99€3.89US$4.04
Item 199336    
China 1926 Cavanders Old Cigarette Card Ancient Chinese Viceroy Brigade Flag 帥 4

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 199335    
China 1926 Cavanders Old Cigarette Card Ancient Chinese 8 Immortals 八仙 漢鐘離 呂洞賓 3

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 199334    
China 1926 Cavanders Old Cigarette Card Ancient Chinese Ceremony Earthen Vessels

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 199333    
China 1926 Old Cavanders Cigarette Card Ancient Chinese Thunder God Chisel 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
Item 198846    
Chinese Old Cigarette Card Moon Gate Shanghai Boys Native Child Carrying Baby 3

Vintage Old Small Cigarette Card. 3.7cm x 6.8cm. A serie of 24. Chinese Scenes issued with "My Princess Cigarettes" Made in London by United Kingdom Tobacco Co. Ltd. China. Moon Gate, Shanghai. Ethnic Life. Native Child Carrying Baby Boy. Boys. No. 3. Published by United Kingdom Tobacco Co. Ltd

Price:£2.99€3.89US$4.04
Item 198845    
China Old Cigarette Card A Creek Scene nr. Shanghai Arched Bridge Chinese Boat 2

Vintage Old Small Cigarette Card. 3.7cm x 6.8cm. A serie of 24. Chinese Scenes issued with "My Princess Cigarettes" Made in London by United Kingdom Tobacco Co. Ltd. China. A Creek Scene near Shanghai Arched Bridge, Native Boat, Steps. River Scene. No. 2. Published by United Kingdom Tobacco Co. Ltd

Price:£2.99€3.89US$4.04
Item 198844    
China Old Cigarette Card A Chinese Policeman on Point Duty Shanghai Street Scene

Vintage Old Small Cigarette Card. 3.7cm x 6.8cm. A serie of 24. Chinese Scenes issued with "My Princess Cigarettes" Made in London by United Kingdom Tobacco Co. Ltd. China. A Chinese Policeman on Point Duty, Shanghai. No. 1. Published by United Kingdom Tobacco Co. Ltd

Price:£2.99€3.89US$4.04
Item 198403    
Hong Kong Old Small Photo Real Photograph Peak Tramway and Tram, Steps Buildings

Small Vintage Old Small Photo Real Photograph of Hongkong, Peak Tramway and Tram, Steps, Buildings. China Hong Kong. approx. 5.8cm x 8.2cm.

Price:£3.99€5.19US$5.39
Item 198399    
Hong Kong Old Small Photo Real Photograph Hongkong from The Harbour Panorama 64.

Small Vintage Old Small Photo Real Photograph of Hongkong, from The Harbour, Panorama. China Hong Kong. approx. 5.8cm x 8.2cm.

Price:£2.99€3.89US$4.04
Item 198398    
Hong Kong Old Small Photo Real Photograph The Peak Harbour Panorama General View

Small Vintage Old Small Photo Real Photograph of Hongkong, The Peak, Harbour, Ships, Boats, Panorama, General View. China Hong Kong. approx. 5.8cm x 8.2cm.

Price:£3.99€5.19US$5.39
Item 198397    
Hong Kong Old Small Photo Real Photograph HK Harbour Boats Panorama General View

Small Vintage Old Small Photo Real Photograph of Hongkong Harbour, Ships Boats, Panorama, General View. China Hong Kong. approx. 5.8cm x 8.2cm.

Price:£3.99€5.19US$5.39
Item 198396    
Hong Kong Old Small Photo Real Photograph Repulse Bay Hotel, Flag, Garden, China

Small Vintage Old Small Photo Real Photograph of Hongkong Repulse Bay Hotel,. China Hong Kong. approx. 5.8cm x 8.2cm.

Price:£4.99€6.49US$6.74
Item 198393    
Hong Kong Old Small Photo Real Photograph Hongkong by Night, Illumination, China

Small Vintage Old Small Photo Real Photograph of Hongkong by Night, Illumination, China Hong Kong. approx. 5.8cm x 8.2cm.

Price:£3.99€5.19US$5.39
Item 198391    
China Old Small Photo Real Photograph Chinese Native Sewing Woman at Work Boys 9

Vintage Old Small Photo Real Photograph of Chinese Native Sewing Woman at work by Roadside. Children. Little Boys. Ethnic Life. approx. 5.6cm x 7.8cm. No. 9. Published by Kwong Kwui Co. Ltd. 60 Queen's Road C TEL. 2170. Hongkong

Price:£4.99€6.49US$6.74
Item 198389    
China Old Small Photo Real Photograph Chinese Native Containers of Human Grave 7

Vintage Old Small Photo Real Photograph of Chinese Native Containers of Human, Graves Tombs. Ethnic Life. approx. 5.6cm x 7.8cm. No. 7. Published by Kwong Kwui Co. Ltd. 60 Queen's Road C TEL. 2170. Hongkong

Price:£4.99€6.49US$6.74
Item 198387    
China Old Small Photo Real Photograph of Chinese Native Boat Woman, Women, Boy 5

Vintage Old Small Photo Real Photograph of Chinese Native Boat Woman, Women, Boy. Child. Street Scene. Ethnic Life. approx. 5.6cm x 7.8cm. No. 5. Published by Kwong Kwui Co. Ltd. 60 Queen's Road C TEL. 2170. Hongkong

Price:£4.99€6.49US$6.74
Item 198386    
China Old Small Photo Real Photograph of Chinese Native Children Carrying Baby 4

Vintage Old Small Photo Real Photograph of Chinese Native Children, Child Carrying a Baby on back. Ethnic Life. approx. 5.6cm x 7.8cm. No. 4. Published by Kwong Kwui Co. Ltd. 60 Queen's Road C TEL. 2170. Hongkong

Price:£4.99€6.49US$6.74
Item 198385    
China Old Small Photo Real Photograph of Chinese Native Sewing Woman, Street, 3.

Vintage Old Small Photo Real Photograph of Chinese Native Sewing Woman, Street Scene. Ethnic Life. approx. 5.6cm x 7.8cm. No. 3. Published by Kwong Kwui Co. Ltd. 60 Queen's Road C TEL. 2170. Hongkong

Price:£4.99€6.49US$6.74
Item 198383    
China Old Small Photo Real Photograph of Chinese Native Street Barber at Work 1.

Vintage Old Small Photo Real Photograph of Chinese Native Street Barber at Work. Ethnic Life. approx. 5.6cm x 7.8cm. No. 1. Published by Kwong Kwui Co. Ltd. 60 Queen's Road C TEL. 2170. Hongkong

Price:£4.99€6.49US$6.74
Item 197954    
Group of Men and Women, Native Boy, Costumes Old Small Real Photo 6.9cm x 11.6cm

Vintage Old Real Photo Photograph Photographic Card. 6.9cm x 11.6cm. Group of Men and Women Visiting North Africa? Native Boy, Costumes. Smoking Pipe. Published by ESS

Price:£2.99€3.89US$4.04
Item 197953    
Group of Men and Women on Board a Ship Boat Old Small Real Photo, 6.9cm x 11.6cm

Vintage Old Real Photo Photograph Photographic Card. 6.9cm x 11.6cm. Group of Men and Women on Board a Ship Boat. Published by ESS

Price:£1.99€2.59US$2.69
Item 197952    
Glamour Woman Lady Sitting on Board a Ship, Old Small Real Photo, 6.9cm x 11.6cm

Vintage Old Real Photo Photograph Photographic Card. 6.9cm x 11.6cm. Glamour Woman Lady Sitting on Board a Ship Boat. Published by ESS

Price:£1.99€2.59US$2.69
Item 197951    
Glamour Lady Woman on Board a Ship Boat Old Small Real Photo Card 6.9cm x 11.6cm

Vintage Old Real Photo Photograph Photographic Card. 6.9cm x 11.6cm. Western Lady Glamour Woman on Board a Ship Boat. Published by ESS

Price:£1.99€2.59US$2.69
Item 197950    
Chinese Old Small Real Photo Card of Great Wall of China Hills Mountains 中國 萬里長城

Vintage Old Real Photo Photograph Photographic Card. 6.9cm x 11.6cm. Chinese. The Great Wall of China, Hills. Mountain. 中國 萬里長城.

Price:£5.99€7.79US$8.09
Item 196284    
Penang SS KE7 3c 1911 Old Postcard Chinese Pagoda Ayer Itam Temple Fountain Pond

Vintage Old Postcard. Straits Settlements Malaya Malay. Penang. Ayer Itam Temple, Chinese Pagoda. Fountain. Pond. 檳城亞逸淡極樂寺 Postally Used in 1911 with Straits Settlements King Edward 7th 3c stamp, tied Penang. KEVII 3c
Penang (in Malay Pulau Pinang, Jawi:بينانج) is an island on the north-west coast of Peninsular Malaysia. The offical name of the Penang island is Prince of Wales Island and the town is Georgetown, but neither of these names is in general use. Penang was founded 17th July, 1786, having been ceded to the East India Company by the Sultan of Kedal, in return for an annuity in 1785. At this time the island was almost uninhabited, Penang has an excellent harbour and is the centre of considerable trade.

Price:£14.99€19.49US$20.24
Item 192622    
Horse Horses Dog Puppy Lady Woman Billy William Mrs Stuffy John.. Old Real Photo

Vintage Real Photo Photograph Photographic Card, Horse Horses, Dog Puppy, Lady Woman. Written on back : Billy William, Mrs! Stuffy, John.., etc.

Price:£3.99€5.19US$5.39
Item 187215    
Boy & Girl You're a Very Sweet Boy But You're Awfully Slow Children Old Postcard

Vintage Artist Drawn Colour Old Post card. Comic Humour. Children. Little Girl and Boy. You're a Very Sweet Boy But You're Awfully Slow.

Price:£4.99€6.49US$6.74
Item 187213    
E.S., May You find life go with a swing, A Happy Birthday Greetings Old Postcard

Vintage Old Post card. Comic Humour. ES Artist Signed. May you find life go with a swing. A Happy Birthday. Greetings. Published by Pictorial Productions Leeds

Price:£2.99€3.89US$4.04
Item 187212    
Girl Flowers Vase All that I don't show is as good as what I do Old Postcard A&H

Vintage Artist Drawn Colour Old Post card. Comic Humour. Children. Little Girl. Cushion. Flowers. Vase. All that I don't show is as good as what I do. Published by Art and Humour Publishing Co. A & H Artumor Kiddies

Price:£5.99€7.79US$8.09
Item 181934    
Fishing Fisher Boats on South Coast of England, Artist Signed 1908 Old Postcard

Vintage Art Drawn Artist signed Colour Old Picture Post card. Sailing Vessels, Fishing Boats, Fisherboats on The South Coast of England. Fishery. 1908. Sent from Aldershot to Southsea. KE7 1/2d
Published by The Royal Series Max Ettlinger & Co. Ltd

Price:£4.99€6.49US$6.74
Item 181278    
Penang Ayer Itam Temple N. Pagoda Old Real Photo Postcard Chinese Temple C S Foo

Vintage Real Photo Photograph Photographic Old Picture Postcard. Straits Settlements Malaya Malay. Ayer Itam Temple, Penang, New Pagoda. Ayer Itam Temple. Photo by C.S. Foo. 檳城亞逸淡極樂寺圖 (Notice on back : Visitors to this Temple are always welcome, and they are kindly requested to sign their names in the Visitors Book, and contribute some alms towards the Temple's Fund. In the Name of God, the priests of the Temple shall offer prayers for all persons who contribute such charitable alms. Kek Lok See. Ayer Itam Temple Penang). Penang (in Malay Pulau Pinang, Jawi:بينانج) is an island on the north-west coast of Peninsular Malaysia. The offical name of the Penang island is Prince of Wales Island and the town is Georgetown, but neither of these names is in general use. Penang was founded 17th July, 1786, having been ceded to the East India Company by the Sultan of Kedal, in return for an annuity in 1785. At this time the island was almost uninhabited, Penang has an excellent harbour and is the centre of considerable trade.
Published by Photo by C.S. Foo

Price:£9.99€12.99US$13.49
Item 181276    
Penang Old R. Photo Postcard Ayer Itam Temple General View of 2nd Second Section

Vintage Real Photo Photograph Photographic Old Picture Postcard. Straits Settlements Malaya Malay. Ayer Itam Temple, Penang, General View of Second Section. Ayer Itam Temple. Photo by C.S. Foo. 檳城亞逸淡極樂寺圖 (Notice on back : Visitors to this Temple are always welcome, and they are kindly requested to sign their names in the Visitors Book, and contribute some alms towards the Temple's Fund. In the Name of God, the priests of the Temple shall offer prayers for all persons who contribute such charitable alms. Kek Lok See. Ayer Itam Temple Penang). Penang (in Malay Pulau Pinang, Jawi:بينانج) is an island on the north-west coast of Peninsular Malaysia. The offical name of the Penang island is Prince of Wales Island and the town is Georgetown, but neither of these names is in general use. Penang was founded 17th July, 1786, having been ceded to the East India Company by the Sultan of Kedal, in return for an annuity in 1785. At this time the island was almost uninhabited, Penang has an excellent harbour and is the centre of considerable trade.
Published by Photo by C.S. Foo

Price:£7.99€10.39US$10.79
Item 179719    
Fish Fisher's Daughter Ferdinand Wagner, Fischers Toechterlein 1909 Old Postcard

Vintage Art Artist Drawn Colour Old Picture Post card. 1909. Künstler München. Muenchner Kuenstler. Ferdinand Wagner. Fischers Töchterlein. Postally Used with Belgian 5c stamp, tied Namur. Sent from Namur to France Lille. Belgium Belgian 5c
Published by K.K. & M. Serie I Bild 10 H.K. & Co. Muenchen.

Price:£7.99€10.39US$10.79