Silver beaker an oval medallion with dedication on a shagreen simulating ground and gilt interior. Bottom with maker's mark "Tuck Chang" and a Chinese character, standing for the Tuck Chang company, working in Shanghai c. 1870-1920. Condition: few traces of usage. Dimension: 9.2 cm high, weight: 112 g.
18 various 19th century mother of pearl game counters or loo chips. Different shapes, some pierced, all are hand carved on both sides, some with flower designs, some with figures in various settings. All are in good condition - no losses or chips. Length of the longest 2 1/4 inches.
A Chinese export porcelain beaker dating from the Kangxi period (1662-1722), decorated with stylized wisteria motif in underglaze blue. Condition: without cover, some tiny rim frits and two small rim chips. Dimension: 15.2 cm high. For slightly different decoration see item #1239312.
This antique or at least older jar is so charming with symbols of double happiness punctuating the body three times while the other portion is decorated in loose scrolling vines and flowers. The neck is unglazed as a lid once rested on top of the jar. The bottom of the jar has a red wax seal mark to verify it is an antique.
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A Chinese export porcelain beaker dating from the Kangxi period (1662-1722) , decorated with stylized wisteria motif in underglaze blue. Condition: without cover, rim with a tiny frit or chip and a short hairline. Dimension: 15.2 cm high. For slightly different decoration see item #1239419.
A fine Chinese porcelain mug with handle made for the export market during the late 18th Century. The cup measures 4 1/2" high x 3 1/2" in diameter, and is decorated with blue and gold designs, and mandarin figures done in famille rose. Condition: The condition is excellent/perfect. Free shipping within the USA.
Three Chinese Export flat plates from the Kangxi period. Decorated with the "100 antiques" motif in the Imari palette and gold. The rim in underglaze dark brown. Condition: minor wear to gold. Two plates with few tiny rim frits and flakes and with total 3 rim chips (see picture 10). Dimension: diameter: 22.5 cm.
An octagonal, deep Chinese porcelain plate painted in Famille rose enamels, iron-red and gold. Showing struggling boys and adults in a garden scene setting. Condition: partial minor wear to enamels, few tiny rim frits and one chip (picture 12). Dimension: diameter: 22 cm. Please refer to item # 1238930, two plates with same decoration.
Two octagonal Chinese porcelain plates painted in Famille rose enamels, iron-red and gold. Showing struggling boys and adults in a garden scene setting. Condition: partial Little wear to enamels, one base with glaze hairline (see picture 8), both plates with few tiny rim frits. Dimension: diameter: 22 cm. Please refer to item # 1239026 for deep plate with identical decoration.
Chinese export, Vietnamese market Bleu de Hue porcelain bowl. Large "shou" characters surrounded by 5 bats separated by single flying bats between a Hawthorne / cracked ice and lappet border. Marked on base. A few minor, shallow chips at rim. 6.5" diameter.
A blue and white Nanking butter tub trimmed with the classic Nanking border, but with an unusual rooster on the rock design and a peach final. The tub measures about 3 1/2" high x 5 1/2 wide x 4 1/4" deep and dates to the late 18th, early 19th Century. Condition: The condition is excellent. There is a very small kiln imperfection on the tub rim. Free shipping within the USA.
This is a nice antique Chinese porcelain (or Chinese export porcelain figure of a courtesan. She wears a colorful harlequin pattern robe. Dates to the late 18th century. Loss to hand. Height 7.25 inches.