Stunning Chinese Wedding over skirt or costume. Fine satin stitch and couched gold thread elaborate on multi hued silks with traditional dragon and phoenix Emperor and Empress motifs. Condition: overall very good, however, "as-is" because there is a prominent circular discoloration on the phoenix panel, see photos. Slightly lighter on one side due to solar exposure consistent with age. Probably from 1880 - 1910.
Unusual Chinese antique celadon / white jade pieces from the Qing dynasty are woven together with emerald crystal beads in this interesting mix of old and older components. The jade button has three chips to it, so the flower is "as-is" while the rings and the rest of the necklace are perfect. The flower is 2" X 1.25" X .5". The rings are .75" in diameter. The length of the necklace is neck to drop 20", circumference is 40", a nice flapper rope size.
Antique Qing dynasty antique Silver stamped Chinese bracelet. Good condition, some minor loss to enamel and missing safety chain.Stamped behind shou symbol and on the band of the bracelet. Measures 2.5" in diameter X 5/8" wide.
Beautiful antique Chinese bamboo Silver enamel stamped bracelet. Bamboo portion inserts on both ends. There is minor 1/8" loss to one piece of the bamboo right at the insertion point. Otherwise excellent condition with no loss to the enamel. Butterfly slide holds the two pieces of bamboo together. Measures 3" in diameter, 1/2" wide.
Antique Chinese toggle with carved jade gourd and coral and turquoise bead accents. the toggle chain measures 8.5" long X 3/4" at widest point on gourd. Condition: there is some loss to the small man bead which is the first bead, see photos for detail.