This is a section of "if all else fails." We included the popular Mao's bag and PLA hat in this section, as well as the Red Guard arm-band, watches, clocks, vinyl records of the Peking Operas, etc. All else that doesn't fit the other categories are included here - and there are plenty of fun things to browse. Stay tuned as we digitalize some of the items that are just arriving.
Categories

1930 era Shanghai Posters (reproductions)

Cultural Revolution Wood block prints

Cultural Revolution Posters - Others

All other Chinese Propaganda Posters

Chubby Baby New Year Posters

Color Ceramic Statues

Porcelain ware & Ceramic Items

Red Books, Mao's Thoughts, Note books, etc

watches, clocks, articles of clothing, vinyl records, ink pads, and other memorabilia

Mao buttons and pins

Stock Number
Name
Image (click to view enlargement)
Descriptions and Background of the Item
C2744
This hip Chinese People's Liberation Army messenger shoulder bag is measured 14" long and 13" wide. Great for carrying anything around town. Smiling Mao's image is imprinted just above the famous slogan during the Cultural Revolution "Serve the People - Mao Ze Dong," which refers to the spirit of Lei Feng.
C2691
This set of two records contain songs from the famous Revolutionary Peking Opera "Song of the Dragon River". It was adopted and performed by the "Song of the Dragon River" Group of Shanghai, with recording made in January 1972. Manufactured by China Recording company, Distributed by Guozi Shudian, China Publications Center. 33 1/3 RPM. 10". As evidenced by the stamps, this set of records belonged to a broadcasting office, these two records were likely used for broadcasti ...click for details
C2690
A popular form of entertainment during the Cultural Revolution during political study sessions is to learn the latest revolutionary songs. During the 10 years, there were many revolutionary songs developed, one of the famous album, as consolidated in this LP record is called "The Age-Old Iron Tree is in blossom." Songs included here are performed in Violin, Cello, or String Quartet. Excellent vintage music record for an unforgettable period of Chinese history. Manufactured by China Rec ...click for details

C2689

A lesser known to Western world, yet wildly popular Peking Opera developed during the Cultural Revolution under the leadership of Jiang Qing (Madam Mao) is a story called "On the Docks". This set of two records in 33 1/3 RPM and 10 inches (LP) features the complete set of selected scenes from this famous Modern Peking Opera with Revolutionary Themes. As indicated in the back cover of the records, this Peking Opera was adopted and performed by the "On the Docks" group of Pekin ...click for details
C2688
This Cultural Revolution Ballet record is from the famous modern revolutionary play called "The Red Detachment Women" This record is a LP, 33 1/3 RPM and 10 inches (LP). Manufactured by China Record Company, and distributed by China Publications Center, this rare record features some of the most popular songs during the Cultural Revolution. In addition to the sample songs from this play, the back cover of the record gives a detail story overview of the ballet, and a quotation from Chai ...click for details
C2687
The Cultural Revolution period produced very little entertainment material, outside of the propaganda plays, ballets and Peking Operas. This play is a famous one, called "The Militiawomen of the Grassland, bring charcoal to the Liberation Army in the snow", this play was performed by the Propaganda Team of the Political Department of the Railway Engineering Corps of the Chinese People's Libration Army, with Xia Kang being the conductor. Record number is M-978, the songs also are i ...click for details
C2686
This rare Cultural Revolution Ballet "White Hair Girl" record (LP)is 33 1/3 RPM and 10 inch (LP). Manufactured by China Record Company, and distributed by Guozi Shudian, this record contains the third and fourth side of the selected songs from the White Hair Girl Peking Ballet. This particular recording was based on the "The White Hair Girl" ballet troop of the Shanghai School of Dancing, with music performed by the school orchestra. This recording was completed in 1971. Tota ...click for details
C2685
This rare Cultural Revolution Ballet "White Hair Girl" record (LP)is 33 1/3 RPM and 10 inch (LP). Manufactured by China Record Company, and distributed by Guozi Shudian, this record contains the first and second side of the selected songs from the White Hair Girl Peking Ballet. This particular recording was based on the "The White Hair Girl" ballet troop of the Shanghai School of Dancing, with music performed by the school orchestra. This recording was completed in 1971. Tota ...click for details.
C2676
This wind up watch has a picture of Mao surrounded by red guards. The sign says “The East is Red”. No battery needed.
C2647
This brass inkpad was made to celebrate the establishment of the People's Republic of China on October 1, 1949. The cover of the inkpad is engraved with the following writing "The People's Republic of China Chairman Mao", on the right it says "Work create the world, production builds the country." Right below Mao's picture it says "Memorabilia for the Establishment of the Country, October 1, 1949. The inkpad has some dried ink in it but can be reused. 3.75&qu ...click for details
C2333
Large Cultural Revolution clock in silver finish. Size: 6.5" T by 5" Diameter.
C2332
Square shaped Cultural Revolution clock in Red. Size: 4" L by 4.5" D by 7" T.
C2259

 

Cultural Revolution Mao's Wind up watch

Often referred by Cultural Revolution collectors as the "Micky Mao" watch, this watch winds up like an old fashioned watch and is unlike the contemporary battery operated version watch. Comes in Red and Blue face. Mao's hand waves when the watch is in motion. Black leather band.
C2258

 

Cultural Revolution Mao's Wind up watch

Often referred by Cultural Revolution collectors as the "Micky Mao" watch, this watch winds up like an old fashioned watch and is unlike the contemporary battery operated version watch. Comes in Red and Blue face. Mao's hand waves when the watch is in motion. Black leather band.
C2241

Small Cultural Revolution Clock - Blue


Cultural Revolution era alarm clock. In Blue. Background shows red guards waving red books and in the center is the image of the Mao. Clock also comes with date setting. Small size. 3.5" Diameter, 2.5" Depth and 5.3" Height.
C2240

Small Cultural Revolution Alarm Clock - red

Cultural Revolution era alarm clock. In Red. Background shows red guards waving red books and in the center is the image of the Mao. Clock also comes with date setting. Small size. 3.5" Diameter, 2.5" Depth and 5.3" Height.
C2239

Small Cultural Revolution Alarm Clock Green

Cultural Revolution era alarm clock. In Green. Background shows red guards waving red books and in the center is the image of the Mao. Clock also comes with date setting. Small size. 3.5" Diameter, 2.5" Depth and 5.3" Height.
C2238

Cultural Revolution Alarm Clock Green

Cultural Revolution era alarm clock. In Green. Background shows red guards waving red books and in the center is the image of the Mao. Clock also comes with date setting. Large size. 4.3" Diameter, 2.5" Depth and 8" Height.
C2228

Cultural Revolution Alarm Clock

Cultural Revolution era alarm clock. In Red. Background shows red guards waving red books and in the center is the image of the Mao. Clock also comes with date setting. Large size. 4.3" Diameter, 2.5" Depth and 8" Height.
C2034
Cultural Revolution - The People's Liberation Army Epaulet
C2032

Cultural Revolution - Liberation Army Hat

Size: 9" in diameter



 
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