Reproduction Nonya Ware
Made in China. But I bet a fair amount of the originals were made in China too. On display in PeraMakan. PeraMakan is a really good nonya restaurant which used to be in Joo Chiat. But it was so popular that we had difficulties getting into it. It shifted to Keppel Club in Apr 2007 and this is our first visit since the shift.
Straits Chinese Famille Rose Light Green-Ground Kat Mau or Chupu with Cover - Michael Backman Ltd
This beautiful kat mau (as these covered vases are known in Singapore, or cepu/chupu as they are known in Malacca, or himcheng as they were called in Penang) has excellent, clear provenance that dates to the 1940s, when it was acquired by an English family in Malacca. The body and cover are decorated with bright … Read more