Our Collection of Chinese Accessories consists of appealing handcrafted pieces of Chinese bronze sculptures, Chinese cloisonné ware, Chinese jade stone sculptures, wooden motif carvings and accent Chinese furniture pieces. Amongst our selection of Chinese accessories, each and every piece was hand selected for its rich, aesthetic and unique characteristics that will compliment both home styles of traditional and contemporary.
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of Chinese Accessories.
The History of Chinese Accessories
In ancient China, the Chinese utilized their vast resource of timber efficiently and effectively to construct houses, furniture, utensils, and tools used for daily necessities at home or for work and as well for Art. Our Chinese Accessories collection is comprised of wooden hand carved pieces of home decorations that were placed at home for decoration purposes and for daily usage. Such examples would be wooden jewelry boxes, decorative chest for storage, small display cabinets, wall carvings decorations, container baskets and boxes. The majority of our Chinese wooden accessories are antique pieces that date as far back to 100 years and still contains a part of Chinese traditional design culture.
Chinese Jade is one of the most precious stones that were desired by the Chinese and were known to have existed from the early Neolithic period (5000 BC). The Chinese regarded carved-jade objects as intrinsically valuable, and they metaphorically equated jade with human virtues because of its hardness, durability, and beauty. We carry various pieces of Chinese jade accessories ranging from incense burners, mythical animal figurines, decorative necklaces, bangles and bracelets pieces.
Chinese Bronze is another highly precious art sculpting that was commonly used in the Chinese culture. A few of the categories that bronze was created for are weapons, food vessels, water vessels, musical vessels, measuring containers, ancient currency form and more popularly known are for sacrificial and wine vessels. The Chinese would carve meticulous engravings on the bronze pieces of symbolic ritual offering symbols to the heavens, gods and ancestries. Our collection of Chinese Bronze art pieces consist of a wide assortment of beautiful traditional wine cups, wine serving containers, incense burners and as well various forms of sculptures of shapes of symbolic animals creatures, gods and decoration accessories pieces.
The Chinese were skilled artisans in pottery and bronze making that they gradually learned about the beauty of Cloisonnéware from the western culture and which is often referred to enamel with copper roughcast and inlayed copper wire. At 1001ChineseFurniture.com, we offer an exquisite selection of handcrafted Cloisonné display plates, Tibetan Cloisonné lid top teapots, incense burners, Cloisonné sculptures of symbolic animals from China and decorative hanging ornaments for home décor or for gifts to loved ones.
Here at 1001ChineseFurniture.com we are constantly striving to look for unique and fresh pieces of Chinese Accessories for your home decorating needs.