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Large Japanese Inlayed Marquetry MOP Woman's Jewelry Box

Catalogue: Antiques: Regional Art: Asian: Japanese: Wood: Pre 1900   item# 1306613 (stock# J)

Large Japanese Inlayed  Marquetry MOP  Woman's Jewelry Box
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Japanese Lady's Dressing Box Meiji Period. The front and lid are decorated with wood marquetry inlays.The doors have inlays of MOP and assorted stones depicting birds etc. Lots of drawers, original hardware..(sorry, no key) box is 17 x 14 x 7 inches. back and sides are painted black


Antique Chinese carved black ink stone

Catalogue: Antiques: Regional Art: Asian: Chinese: Scholar Art: Pre 1910   item# 1305901 (stock# TC)

Antique Chinese carved black ink stone
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Beautifully carved high quality inkstone with grinding surface and deep "inkwell". there is a tiny chip on right edge of the ink stone...see photo for scale measures roughly 6 x 3.5 x .9 inches


Antique Chinese silk embroidered sleeve panels bordered with trim

Catalogue: Antiques: Regional Art: Asian: Chinese: Textiles: Pre 1900   item# 1304899 (stock# TC)

Antique Chinese silk embroidered sleeve panels bordered with trim
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$125 

Very old and very fine embroidered sleeve panels..satin and "forbidden stitch" (Peking knots) with antique trim border...some discoloration due to age...


Single Antique Chinese Sleeve panel embroidery with trim border

Catalogue: Antiques: Regional Art: Asian: Chinese: Textiles: Pre 1910   item# 1304593 (stock# TC)

Single Antique Chinese Sleeve panel embroidery with trim border
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This front section of a wide old embroidered silk sleeve panel was bordered with embroidery trim from the same or another old garment...Silk thread with satin and "forbidden stitch" of very fine quality. This piece has been packed away for many years and is in excellent condition with the exception of the light discoloration on the top flower.


Unique antique Chinese Hong Kong pocket sundial compass for Feng Shui

Catalogue: Antiques: Regional Art: Asian: Chinese: Scholar Art: Pre 1900   item# 1304341 (stock# TC)

Unique antique Chinese Hong Kong pocket sundial compass for Feng Shui
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This ingenious antique Chinese sundial can be carried in the pocket. When needed, the cover is removed, the pointer is raised and held in place by the notch in the raised semi circle arm. Direction is established by the small compass on one side of the pointer. The small fixed circular dial on the other side of the pointer uses Chinese characters. I was told this was used by Feng Shui practitioners...Though bought in mainland China, the combination of Roman numerals and Chinese characters...Ho ...click for details


Pair of Chinese Miao Ethnic Minority Antique Earings

Catalogue: Antiques: Regional Art: Asian: Chinese: Jewelry: Pre 1910   item# 1302132 (stock# M)

Pair of Chinese Miao Ethnic Minority Antique Earings
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this is a large antique hand-made pair of earrings of low grade silver, lots of filigree work...Though obviously not wearable for most Westerners, the make a wonderful ethnographic, tribal arts display.


Antique Chinese eyeglasses 19th century Qing Dynasty

Catalogue: Antiques: Regional Art: Asian: Chinese: Scholar Art: Pre 1900   item# 1301345 (stock# TC549)

Antique Chinese eyeglasses 19th century Qing Dynasty
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Spectacles were only affordable for the very wealthy in China during the 1800's. The lenses were ground from crystal of various shades. Because of the cost, if a lens or frames were broken the remaining pieces would be refitted into a replacement set...as happened with this pair of antique Chinese eyeglasses. The vestiges of the original fitting remain on the left lens.


Antique Chinese Pair of Embroidered Lotus Shoes for bound feet gray

Catalogue: Antiques: Regional Art: Asian: Chinese: Textiles: Pre 1910   item# 1299090 (stock# TC546)

Antique Chinese Pair of Embroidered Lotus Shoes for bound feet gray
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Nicely detailed winter well worn Lotus shoes complete with heal flaps and straps...


Antique Chinese small carved wooden fat reclining Buddha

Catalogue: Antiques: Regional Art: Asian: Chinese: Wood: Pre 1920   item# 1298862 (stock# TC547)

Antique Chinese small carved wooden fat reclining Buddha
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$125.00 

He is charming...well detailed leaning on a pillows ...a few nicks and bruises to the finish as to be expected at this age...roughly 4 inches tall and 6 inches wide...


Antique Chinese ethnic Minority wood comb with wilver adornment

Catalogue: Antiques: Regional Art: Asian: Chinese: Jewelry: Pre 1920   item# 1298663 (stock# M)

Antique Chinese ethnic Minority wood comb with wilver adornment
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$195 

Women of the Miao Chinese minority did not cut their hat...when the hair was worn "bun Style" on the top of the head, the comb would be positioned horizontally, with the tynes pushed under the "bun"...and the silver dangles would hang down...the actual "comb" is hand carved and covered with silver for decoration...


Unusual Antique Chinese Peking glass archers ring

Catalogue: Antiques: Regional Art: Asian: Chinese: Glass: Pre 1900   item# 1297042 (stock# TC545)

Unusual Antique Chinese Peking glass archers ring
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Inside of ring has embedded pipe scale from the glass working process and exterior layer of glass has stress crack with small chip missing...stress crack would also be from glass making process... but ring has been stable for couple of centuries...ring was bought in South China late 90s along with several other rings (all stone and sold) but this one was so unusual that I kept it ...really is lovely


Antique Chinese carved ivory napkin ring

Catalogue: Antiques: Regional Art: Asian: Chinese: Ivory: Pre 1910   item# 1297038 (stock# TC548)

Antique Chinese carved  ivory napkin ring
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$110 

Qing Dynasty ivory ring carved with dragons circling oval shaped pearl.


Pair of Chinese Ethnic Minority silver Bracelets

Catalogue: Antiques: Regional Art: Asian: Chinese: Jewelry: Pre 1920   item# 1291276 (stock# M)

Pair of Chinese Ethnic Minority silver Bracelets
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This pair of low grade silver Chinese Bracelets are Miao Ethnic Minority. Low grade silver was used extensively throughout China during the 19th and early 20th century. To a Westerner the backs look like the bracelets are adjustable, this is a decorative element only and they are not adjustable. The fronts are deeply etched with animals. At the widest point in the front the bracelets measure 1.25 inches. They are oval in shape and very comfortable to wear...I prefer to sale them as a pair but ...click for details


Qing Dy Chinese woman's embroidered doodoo with money pocket

Catalogue: Antiques: Regional Art: Asian: Chinese: Textiles: Pre 1920   item# 1287848 (stock# TC542)

Qing Dy Chinese woman's embroidered doodoo with money pocket
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The doodoo was an element of Chinese woman's costume which was worn covering the chest. This one has a money pocket ant is in pristine condition. With silk embroidered flower decoration on a satin weave cotton background fabric. The back is a simple piece of somspun indigo dyed fabric


Chinese Ethnic Minority smoking pipe

Catalogue: Antiques: Regional Art: Asian: Chinese: Folk Art: Pre 1920   item# 1287667 (stock# M)

Chinese Ethnic Minority smoking pipe
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The Chinese people smoked both opium (thanks to the British) and tobacco. This antique pipe was made and used by the ethnic minority of the mountain region of SW China.

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