Where was the opium bed on the Pearl River?

Where was the opium bed on the Pearl River?

A luxurious and ornately decorated opium smoking room, possibly inside one of the “flower boat” that could be hired for a night of opium smoking on the Pearl River. The opium bed is at the back of the room.

How much does mother of pearl furniture cost?

Black Lacquer 30″ High Shoe Cabinet 14″ Deep with Mother of Pearl. $663.00 $496.00 French Red Lacquer Buffet with Inlaid Bird and Flowers Mother Of Pearl. $1,142.00 $969.00 Hand Painted Chinese Lacquer Curio Cabinet. $1,552.00 $956.00 Oriental End Table Antique Black Lacquer. $831.00 $647.00

When did the art of opium come out?

After years of intense research, he produced the first opium-smoking antiques guide, The Art of Opium Antiques, in 2007. Top: Anti-opium propaganda poster from China, circa 1930.

Are there any opium pipes that have survived?

A rare opium pipe with a porcelain stem. Only a handful of these pipes survived anti-opium eradication campaigns. Martin: As it turned out, it was. But I didn’t know it at the time.

A luxurious and ornately decorated opium smoking room, possibly inside one of the “flower boat” that could be hired for a night of opium smoking on the Pearl River. The opium bed is at the back of the room.

What kind of furniture has mother of pearl inlay?

Oriental Shoe Cabinet Hand Painted Cranes And Gold Leaf. French Red Oriental Round Front Hall Cabinet. Sold Out! Compare Oriental Black Lacquer Side Chair with Mother of Pearl Lady Inlays and Silk Cushion.

How did collecting opium antiques turned me into an opium?

Because opium smoking had been so thoroughly eradicated around the globe in the early 20th century, Martin realized very little had been written about these objects. After years of intense research, he produced the first opium-smoking antiques guide, The Art of Opium Antiques, in 2007. Top: Anti-opium propaganda poster from China, circa 1930.

A rare opium pipe with a porcelain stem. Only a handful of these pipes survived anti-opium eradication campaigns. Martin: As it turned out, it was. But I didn’t know it at the time.

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