Antique vintage Chinese Gentleman's Club sign Hong Kong Hoy Shum Tai Cen. Antique vintage wooden sign for a Hong Kong Gentleman's Club. 49" high by 15.5" wide.
Came from a Princeton, NJ estate. Estimating it's from 1930s. Tai Cen, a Chinese word, is pronounced tái cén, and it means like-minded friends. From the poem "Gift Wenqiao" by Jin Guo Pu, the poem "Cry Yunpu Xianggong" by Zhao Yi of the Qing Dynasty, and Liang Zhangju's "Guitian Suo Ji·Die Yun Poem" in the Qing Dynasty. This item is in the category "Collectibles\Advertising\Merchandise & Memorabilia\Signs\Original\1930-69". The seller is "scootser" and is located in this country: US. This item can be shipped to United States, United Kingdom, Denmark, Romania, Slovakia, Bulgaria, Czech Republic, Finland, Hungary, Latvia, Lithuania, Malta, Estonia, Australia, Greece, Portugal, Cyprus, Slovenia, Japan, China, Sweden, Korea, South, Indonesia, South Africa, Thailand, Belgium, France, Hong Kong, Ireland, Netherlands, Poland, Spain, Italy, Germany, Austria, Bahamas, Israel, Mexico, New Zealand, Singapore, Switzerland, Norway, Saudi Arabia, Ukraine, United Arab Emirates, Qatar, Bahrain, Croatia, Republic of, Malaysia, Brazil, Chile, Colombia, Panama, Jamaica, Barbados, Bangladesh, Bermuda, Brunei Darussalam, Bolivia, Ecuador, Egypt, French Guiana, Guernsey, Gibraltar, Guadeloupe, Iceland, Jersey, Jordan, Cambodia, Cayman Islands, Liechtenstein, Sri Lanka, Luxembourg, Monaco, Macau, Martinique, Maldives, Nicaragua, Oman, Peru, Pakistan, Paraguay, Reunion, Vietnam, Uruguay, Canada.