Beautiful coral antique carving of a maiden or one of the Baxian. Exceptional deep color. Nineteenth century or earlier. As-is due to missing flower branch. Measures 5" height, 2.5" wide at the base, and 1.5" deep.
Gorgeous antique carnelian beads and an entire collection of antique Chinese Needle cases or silver charms in the form of cicadas grace this unique 1920's assembled export necklace. An exquisite conversation piece. Excellent condition.
Lovely antique Chinese export enamel necklace with jade stones inset--really lovely. In very good condition commensurate with age. The metal involved appears to be an alloy or mixture of a very low grade silver, but the jadeite rings with enamel champleve accents are very lovely!
Unique ethnographic Berber tribal culture African Coral and Amber treasure necklace. Time of collection unknown. However, it is evident from the wire repair to the main amber bead that this was an adornment of power, status and was cherished for generations in an African tribal context. Usewear is a satin sheen, making this an extraordinary artifact of importance and beauty combined with beautiful and valuable materials.
Mid 1870's Aqua blue silk antique Chinese ladies' robe with fine embroidered trim. Has some staining in the underarm areas and some other minor discolorations to the silk from minor moisture related degradation. Additional detailed conditioning photos available upon request.