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This blog was created to shed awareness of issues that East Asians face politically, economically and culturally. While we are passionate about our views we still maintain our sense of humor and may occasionally post some funny Asian things found on the internet.
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MARCH 13, 2014 – CHINESE HORN CARVINGS & WORKS OF ART

MARCH 13, 2014 – CHINESE HORN CARVINGS & WORKS OF ART

Richmond Hill, ON – 888 Auctions’ March 13, 2014 sale of Chinese Horn Carvings And Works Of Art in Richmond Hill will showcase 540 lots of an exciting array of paintings, snuff bottle, jadeite, jade, porcelain, jewellery, precious stones, ceramic, metal ware, horn carving, wood furniture and money collectible.

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Family Day Holiday Monday February 17

Family Day Holiday Monday February 17
Happy Family Day 2014. We will be closed for Family Day on Monday February 17, 2014  Best wishes to you and your families
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Family Day Holiday Monday February 17

Family Day Holiday Monday February 17
Happy Family Day 2014. We will be closed for Family Day on Monday February 17, 2014  Best wishes to you and your families
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FEBRUARY 13, 2014 AUCTION – FINE CHINESE ANTIQUES & WORKS OF ART

FEBRUARY 13, 2014 AUCTION – FINE CHINESE ANTIQUES & WORKS OF ART
  13 February 2014 - FINE CHINESE ANTIQUES AND WORKS OF ART Richmond Hill, ON – 888 Auctions is pleased to announce its FINE CHINESE ANTIQUES AND WORKS OF ART on Thursday, February 13, 2014 at 2:00 pm Eastern Standard Time, featuring fine paintings, jadeite, jade, porcelain, jewellery, precious stones, metal ware, natural history and wood collectibles.   Starting off the evening will be an exciting array of fine paintings, our premium selections can be found at Lot 87: Chinese Painting of Lotus Signed Zhang Da Qian , with high estimate of $8,000, Lot 93: Chinese Painting of Figures Signed Ding Yun Peng , with high estimate of $8,000, Lot 105: Chinese Painting of Waterfall Signed Li Ke Ran , with high estimate of $4,000.  And also at Lot 126: Chinese Sage Woods Painting Attributed Fu Baoshi , with high estimate of $8,000.     Continuing the auction will be our premium quality jadeite bangles located on Lot 163: Fine Translucent Emerald Green Jadeite Bangle , of rich emerald green tone with good lustre, rounded edge with excellent translucency, with high estimate of $8,000. Collectors of jadeite will be also be delighted to find Lot 182: Natural Emerald Green Jadeite Bangle Certified , which is a natural Chinese jadeite carved circular bangle, rounded edge with excellent translucency. Accompanied with appraisal certificate indicated no dye is introduced and replacement value of $30,000, with high estimate of $8,000.    Lot 187: Emerald Green Jadeite 18K Gold Ring with 22 Diamonds , one...
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13 FEBRUARY 2014 – FINE CHINESE ANTIQUES & WORKS OF ART

13 FEBRUARY 2014 – FINE CHINESE ANTIQUES & WORKS OF ART

Richmond Hill, ON – 888 Auctions is pleased to announce its FINE CHINESE ANTIQUES AND WORKS OF ART on Thursday, February 13, 2014 at 2:00 pm Eastern Standard Time, featuring fine paintings, jadeite, jade, porcelain, jewellery, precious stones, metal ware, natural history and wood collectibles.

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Holiday Hours

Holiday Hours
Happy Holidays from all of us at 888 Auctions. We will be closed for the holidays starting Dec 21, 2013 and will reopen on January 6, 2014 We thank you all for your patronage and wish your families a healthy and wealthy 2014.   Best Wishes
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Holiday Hours

Holiday Hours
Happy Holidays from all of us at 888 Auctions. We will be closed for the holidays starting Dec 21, 2013 and will reopen on January 6, 2014 We thank you all for your patronage and wish your families a healthy and wealthy 2014.   Best Wishes
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JANUARY 16, 2014 AUCTION – FINE CHINESE JEWELLERY, JADE & WORKS OF ART

JANUARY 16, 2014 AUCTION – FINE CHINESE JEWELLERY, JADE & WORKS OF ART
  JANUARY 16 AUCTION – FINE CHINESE JEWELLERY, JADE & WORKS OF ART 888 Auctions, largest Canadian auction house specializing exclusively in Asian art and antiques, is delighted to present its FINE CHINESE JEWELLERY, JADE & WORKS OF ART auction to be held on January 16, 2014 at its 5400 square feet showroom.  The auction event encompasses Asian fine art, jewelleries, diamonds, jades, Tianhuang stone, ceramics, bronze, furniture, snuff bottles, ivory and horn carvings.     To begin year 2014, 888 Auctions will showcase an exciting array of fine jewellery.  Featuring Lot 185, Lady's 14K Diamond and Ruby Ring with Appraisal Certificate , containing one oval shape natural ruby in slight purplish red hue, weight 2.65 carats and twenty-four round brilliant cut diamonds, weight 0.75 carats, with appraisal certificate, commands a high estimate of $4,000.  Also, Lot 188, Fine 18K Necklace with 1.04 ct VVS1 Diamond and Certificate , hand assembled eighteen inches long fancy design chain with spring ring clasp, containing one round brilliant prong set diamond, estimate total weight of 1.04 carats, clarity VVS1 and eighteen round brilliant bead set diamonds, total weight of 0.18 carats, with appraisal certificate, commends the high estimate of $12,000.  The next lot is Lot 178A, Emerald Green Jadeite 18K Gold with 99 Diamonds Certificate , hand assembled fancy design slider pendant, containing one Lingzhi shaped cut prong set semi-translucent emerald green jadeite and ninety-nine single cut bead set diamonds, with appraisal certificate, with the high estimate of $4,500.   Our premium jewellery...
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