Rare Chinese Early 19th C Antique 6 Design Wood Rice Cake Molder Orig Red Paint

Rare Chinese Early 19th C Antique 6 Design Wood Rice Cake Molder Orig Red Paint
Rare Chinese Early 19th C Antique 6 Design Wood Rice Cake Molder Orig Red Paint
Rare Chinese Early 19th C Antique 6 Design Wood Rice Cake Molder Orig Red Paint
Rare Chinese Early 19th C Antique 6 Design Wood Rice Cake Molder Orig Red Paint
Rare Chinese Early 19th C Antique 6 Design Wood Rice Cake Molder Orig Red Paint
Rare Chinese Early 19th C Antique 6 Design Wood Rice Cake Molder Orig Red Paint
Rare Chinese Early 19th C Antique 6 Design Wood Rice Cake Molder Orig Red Paint
Rare Chinese Early 19th C Antique 6 Design Wood Rice Cake Molder Orig Red Paint
Rare Chinese Early 19th C Antique 6 Design Wood Rice Cake Molder Orig Red Paint
Rare Chinese Early 19th C Antique 6 Design Wood Rice Cake Molder Orig Red Paint
Rare Chinese Early 19th C Antique 6 Design Wood Rice Cake Molder Orig Red Paint
Rare Chinese Early 19th C Antique 6 Design Wood Rice Cake Molder Orig Red Paint

Rare Chinese Early 19th C Antique 6 Design Wood Rice Cake Molder Orig Red Paint

RARE CHINESE EARLY-MID 19TH CENTURY QING (CH'ING) DYNASTY ANTIQUE PRIMITIVE. SIX HAND CARVED DESIGN WOODEN. BLOCK RICE CAKE CAKE HANDLED.

Chinese 19th century antique decorated wooden rice cake molds. 10 ¾" Length x 4 ¾" Width x 1 ½ Height. For sale is this recently discovered rare, early to late 19th century hand carved and hand painted, in original Chinese red paint, decorated rice cake handled wooden molder or stamp press, with its original dry surfaces and original paint. Considering the baking artifact is now most likely between 170-185 years old, it would have to be considered to be a fairly important find, especially with its coveted, original red paint and its original patina, featuring untouched and undisturbed antique dry surfaces and in really splendid, quite well preserved overall antique condition. It features carved Chinese calligraphy and six (6) distinct hand carved iconographic images of fauna and flora, in particular a large turtle, a small turtle, a fish, peach and side center medallion, featuring Chinese calligraphic script, with echoed side ripples surrounding it. The chamfered wooden handle has a drilled, perforated hole that was meant to be used to loop a cord through to hang the molder or stamp press from hook on a wall or cabinet. Made of entirely wood, it features naturally aged patina and original paint and antique dry surfaces.

An extraordinary artifact in really exceptional condition. Good to Very Good overall antique condition.

This item is in the category "Antiques\Asian Antiques\China\Other Chinese Antiques". The seller is "modsanctuary" and is located in this country: US.

This item can be shipped to United States.
Rare Chinese Early 19th C Antique 6 Design Wood Rice Cake Molder Orig Red Paint