Senet is a board game that dates back to Ancient Egypt. The Royal Game of Ur, on the other hand, is a board game from the Sumerian civilization (4000 to 2000 BC). In both games, you must be the first to get your pawns to the end point.
The first records of tea imported into Europe from the Far East date to the second half of the 16th century. When the consumption of exotic drinks became widespread, a clear relationship arose with adapted containers, such as porcelain. The decorations were created in an interaction between the demand in the area of consumption and the producers in Asia. In this way, consumers ultimately formed their own ‘fictional’ image of Chinese culture. This product shows such a hybrid image of ‘Chinese’ representations.