Collecting Antiques in China (REPEAT)

DATE: Saturday 15 Oct 2011 - 10:00 AM to 12:00 PM

ADDRESS: 160 Eurovillage, Yuyanglu, Houshayu Town, Shunyi District,,Beijing

MAP: (For directions, see bottom of page)

CONTACT:Chris Buckley, chris@toranahouse.com, 86-1391 0569358


Roger and Chris share their experiences in collecting antiques in China, and in particular in Beijing. Topics include:

  • a brief introduction to north China (Neolithic and bronze age cultures up to the present day)
  • types of antiques available in Beijing markets
  • genuine items versus fakes
  • collecting strategies
  • prices and market trends
  • how not to get “taken for a ride”
  • exporting your antiques (exportable items and problem areas)
  • packing and shipping your antiques. (With practical examples)

All classes are from 10.30am to 12pm approximately. Allow longer for field trips for traveling time. Classes are limited to 12-15 people per session depending on venue. Offsite field trips are limited to 15-20. Seats are first-come first-served so if you have interest please RSVP your intention without delay.There is a fee of 200RMB per class.



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