Handcarved Chinese Asian Brass Ornate Miniature Chinese bells (bian-zhong ), with mallets. They are in excellent vintage condition and have a nice patina. The have Dragon design vases, with flowers. These would be great for decorators, collectors or wedding gift. Vintage Chinese Asian Brass Bronze Ornate Dragon Gong/Bells on Footed Stand. These are Gorgeous pieces with . "CHINA" mark on the bottom of the base (see picture).Vintage 1900-1930s. Alot of times the mallets are missing. These are still here! The smaller one measures a 6 1/2" tall and 3 12/" at it's widest and the other measures 6 3/4" tall and 3 3/4" at it's widest.
This is a very fine example of an early 20th century/Republic-period Chinese export Dragon Bell and Mallet. There is no ringer in the Bell, it makes a beautiful tone when struck with the Mallet. great centerpiece for your next Chinese Meal Dinner Party or wedding.
Confucius had one overwhelming message: if we are to achieve a state of orderliness and peace, we need to return to traditional values of virtue. Confucius was also a keen musician and saw in music the harmony he wanted to achieve in society
The chime of bells is thought to keep evil spirits away, restore harmony, and remind a couple of their wedding vows.
Item ID: HD031302