Collection of 9 Chinese belt buckles from the Qing dynasty made for the domestic market. Two are fine jadeite examples with chased brass settings. There is an aquamarine and amethyst buckle, and a quartz and jadeite buckles, as well as some smaller examples with colored tourmaline. Please inquire for extensive photos. The largest is 4" X 2.5", and the smallest is 2.75" X .75".
Antique Chinese dragon chasing pearl vermeil and enamel silver stamped bracelet made into a necklace with a large Boy on Qilin child's charm from the Qing dynasty. Great condition with wonderful carnelian and silver enamel bead accents. Measures 15" X 7". The Qilin is 4" X 4.5". Dragon head is 3" X 1".
Excellent Chinese 1920's silver tea caddy with two antique Hetian jade bangles of good pale green celadon color. The bottom one is the best quality with a creamy mutton consistency. The caddy is in great condition with one stone replaced. 6" X 3.5".
This is an antique Chinese carved nephrite jade butterfly embedded in a metal gilded frame with kingfisher feather accents on the main portion, and enamel paint on the remainder of the crown, which is an export piece. The nephrite butterfly is in excellent condition with no cracks or chips. The color is a very pale celadon, approaching white. The crown is embellished with genuine coral, malachite and Chinese pearls. Measures 6" X 4" X 2.25". The butterfly is 3" X 1.75" ...click for details
Large, Chunky and gorgeous early 20th c. Chinese export bracelet featuring auspicious symbols in the repousse work on the side of the bracelet.Excellent condition. 2.5" X 2.25" inside dimension. Main panel 2" X 2.75". 3 1/8" across outside to outside. Weighs 5 oz., stamped "Silver, China".
This marvelous Chinese enamel silver woven coral wedding bracelet is being sold as is, with some condition issues to the coral, the weave has a loose thread. Also, the dragons' pearl is dented on both sides, and the dragon heads have some greenish patina. There is loss to the enamel. It measures 2.25" inside, and 3" across X .5" wide.
Beautiful Chinese necklace comprised of antique parts, including rare Chao zhu Mandarin Court necklace beads, real jade seed beads, and a white jade button set in silver with the button shank remaining. This is not to be confused with a hat finial, this is an actual garment button. Losses to the kingfisher feather, and losses to a number of the seed beads. Measures 15" in length, and the jade button is 2" in diameter. It is "as-is" due to the beads.
Nice Qing kossu panel with tableau featuring scholars and associated objects. In very good condition with some minor stains and very minor bleeding on the beard of one of the painted portions of one of the men. 24" X 30"
Excellent condition antique late Qing ladies' jacket robe featuring lovely trim and well embroidered sleeve bands. It is possible that the sleeves were altered at some point. The exterior and interior are both in very good condition with no issues to note.