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Set of 12 Blown-glass Chinese Songbirds

$29.00

Price: $29.00

Item#:1073432

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Bird raising in China dates back to the founding of the Qing dynasty in 1644. Members of the new elite class spent their time in teahouses showing off their birds with friends and learning about new and different species. These whimsical, brightly colored blown-glass ornaments celebrate that traditional love for small songbirds as well as the deeper mythological belief that birds are a link between heaven and Earth. 2 3/4''L.

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Set of 12 Blown-glass Chinese Songbirds
 
4.1

(based on 7 reviews)

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86%

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Pros

  • Festive (6)
  • Unique (5)
  • Attractive (4)
  • Fits theme (3)

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    • Decoration (7)
    • Gift (4)
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    5.0

    Absolutely exquisite!

    By Savvy Senior

    from Lebanon, NH

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    Pros

    • Attractive
    • Festive
    • Fits Theme
    • Unique

    Cons

    • Delicate

    Best Uses

    • Decoration

    Comments about Set of 12 Blown-glass Chinese Songbirds:

    These little ornaments are a bird-lover's delight. No bird in the set accurately depicts any of the real birds in my bird book, and that is part of their charm. They have a delicate sparkle, and their colors are amazing. I can't wait to put them on my tree this Christmas!

     
    5.0

    Well Made

    By Jonathan's

    from Sacramento Ca.

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    • Attractive
    • Classic
    • Festive
    • Unique

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      Comments about Set of 12 Blown-glass Chinese Songbirds:

      I will be using these to add to my collection of Christmas ornaments.

       
      1.0

      Cheap looking

      By NG FAN

      from CA

      About Me Midrange shopper

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        • Do Not Buy
        • Not worth the money
        • Poor Quality
        • Sloppy Painting

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        Comments about Set of 12 Blown-glass Chinese Songbirds:

        I bought these at half price and they are still way overpriced for such shoddy workmanship.

         
        3.0

        Cute but different

        By Serah

        from Boston, MA

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        Pros

        • Easy To Store
        • Festive

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          Comments about Set of 12 Blown-glass Chinese Songbirds:

          Just received these birds. They are pretty and nicely packaged, but they look somewhat different from the ones in the photo. The paint finish on the birds does not have that characteristic sheen of painted, blown glass ornaments. The paint has more of a matte finish on many of the birds. And they have quite a bit of glitter on them - not obvious in the photos - which is something I tend to avoid given the mess glitter creates.

          (2 of 2 customers found this review helpful)

           
          5.0

          Great gift.

          By PH

          from Mascoutah, IL

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          Pros

          • Festive
          • Fits Theme
          • Unique

          Cons

          • Delicate

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          • Decoration
          • Gift

          Comments about Set of 12 Blown-glass Chinese Songbirds:

          I gave them to my daughter at Christmas for her tree. She really liked them.

          (7 of 7 customers found this review helpful)

           
          5.0

          Sweet Birdies

          By NatGeo Betty

          from Southern CA

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          • Attractive
          • Classic
          • Easy To Store
          • Festive
          • Unique

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            Comments about Set of 12 Blown-glass Chinese Songbirds:

            These cute birds each have their own personalities. The set comes in two boxes of six, so it would be easy to keep one and gift the other guilt free!

            (4 of 4 customers found this review helpful)

             
            5.0

            Beautiful - will make a great gift.

            By Leewardboy

            from Hawaii

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            • Attractive
            • Festive
            • Fits Theme
            • Unique

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            • None

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            • Decoration
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            Comments about Set of 12 Blown-glass Chinese Songbirds:

            Beautiful.

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