This lovely Chinese Bakelite Mahjong phoenix comes from a set probably made in the 1930s. the phoenix is a popular creature on Mahjong sets
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I like this because it creates a pattern out of the basic shapes whilst simultaneously working as individual illustrations. It's a new approach to drawing a rabbit, from an interesting angle.
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An Antique Mahjong Tile - Mahjong is a game that originated in China, commonly played by four players. Similar to the Western card game Rummy, Mahjong is a game of skill, strategy and calculation and involves a certain degree of chance.