All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Korean : Ceramics : Pre 1900 item #1340576 (stock #1237)
Fine Example of an Antique Korean Honey Jar with Beautiful, Rich Color. This is a Joseon Dynasty Sokganju (Oja) Honey Jar. It is well-proportioned and has twelve facets which were cut with a bamboo potter's knife. These add a sculptered quality to its otherwise globular shape. The famous 20th century Japanese potter Hamada Shoji (1894-1977) admired the cut facets on Korean ceramics and imitated them in his own work. These jars are known as Ame-Yu in Japan, where they are widely admired...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Metalwork : Pre 1920 item #1340575 (stock #FC-1646)
Flying Cranes Antiques Ltd.
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An impressive bronze covered jar of drum-like form, its focus a flock of glistening chidori in-flight over tumultuous waves, gilt highlights overall. The subject of this marvelous piece, of chidori crossing the ocean, a theme so prevalent in Japanese folklore, symbolizes perseverance, an attribute much beloved by humankind worldwide...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Netsuke and Related : Pre 1900 item #1340574 (stock #7-500)
Flying Cranes Antiques Ltd.
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A boxwood netsuke carved in the round as a mythological shishi hatching from an egg, its surface cracked for added effect. Comically, the shishi pokes its head and fronts paws from one end and hind legs and bushy tail from the other. Its alert inlaid eyes reflect the newborn’s curiosity. This lovely netsuke is in excellent condition. Carved signature, Arikawa or Arikado on base. 19th Century, Japan
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Porcelain : Pre 1920 item #1340573 (stock #6-571a)
Flying Cranes Antiques Ltd.
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Here is a fantastic studio porcelain jardinière of globular form in white and underglaze blue enamels, a mysterious scene of turbulent waves crashing into craggy mountains on its exterior. A flock of ho-o birds fly in and out of auspicious clouds over pine trees situated along the edge of rocky cliffs. This jardinière, the work of one of Japan's most revered porcelain masters, expresses the artist's close involvement with the caprices of nature.. ...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Metalwork : Pre 1920 item #1340567
Three Chinese gilt silver filigree boxes with inlaid multi-color stones. Boxes are not marked. Some minor tarnish/discoloration and wear, otherwise good condition. Each box measures 8.75cm long.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Porcelain : Monochrome : Celadon : Pre 1492 item #1340552 (stock #TR 2715)
A rare Song dynasty longquan celadon small lotus bowl, good condition with hairline at the rim, please see picture for detail size: 12 cm diameter.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Southeast Asian : Ceramics : Pre 1492 item #1340551 (stock #TR 2714)
Pigura Asian Art
$2200.00
A rare Vietnamese Annamese 15th century blue and white large jar with four lugs, decorated with under glaze blue flower motif, good condition with one of the lugs missing, fritts at the rim please see picture for detail, size: 16.5 cm height, 16.5 cm diameter.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Paintings : Pre 1920 item #1340537 (stock #0856)
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$300.00


"HYAKUNIN ISSHU"

Unique and skillful (aesthetic) omnidirectional calligraphy poems written in the frame (art form) of handmade blank washi sheets of ‘Hyakunin Isshu’ (Traditional Japanese card game of the one hundred famous poems by the one hundred poets) backing with fine natural blue washi papers. 85 sheets as its total. approx. 8.3 x 5.4cm (3.26 x 2.12in) each...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Near Eastern : Metalwork : Pre AD 1000 item #1340536
Senatus Consulto
$1,200.00
Very large Medieval Islamic cast bronze oil lamp, Khorasan Seljuk/Seljuq Turks Period 11th.-12th Century A.D.

The largest we've ever handled or seen of this type! Very attractive and interesting medieval Islamic lamp.

Height: 20 cm. The lamp is around 20 cm. wide as well. a massive piece and heavy.

Ex. German Private Collection
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Wood : Pre 1900 item #1340535 (stock #1105)
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$250.00


SENTAIBUTSU

Two of 'Sentaibutsu’ (lit. Thousand Buddhas) of a large number of Buddhist images dedicated to the temple. Edo period, 18-19th century.
Very simple type carving only mouth for facial expression, with simplified halo made of wire, as impressive style.
In fine antique condition as they are. (one is worm-eaten body though) Standable for display.

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All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Textiles : Pre 1920 item #1340534
ACENATOR ASIAN ANTIQUES
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Up for sale is an antique Chinese silk chair cover tapestry, vibrant red color silk and wool ground embroidered with Chinese auspicious objects, Ruyi scepter, golden pheasants, peonies, bats, peaches, magnolia, and lotus foliage, using with silk floss and gold threads; back with red silk brocade with longevity symbols. Tapestry is excellent condition. No wear or damage. Measurements: Height 63", width 19".
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Central Asian : Metalwork : Pre AD 1000 item #1340529 (stock #GLD-004)
JJ Oriental
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A very unique and rare red agate oval Pyu seal. The white band on the surface of the stone has been skillfully carved down to the next red layer with a sacred bull. The red in the stone is more of a ruby red than an orangery red. When looking sideways at the stone at a certain angle, you can see the crystal clear band sandwiched in between two red bands which is natural to the stone...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Earthenware : Pre 1920 item #1340521 (stock #U-3217)
Oriental Treasure Box
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Japanese early 20th C. fine Satsuma vase by Kinkozan. The wonderful vase has the design of chrysanthemums on the neck and base. The main design is of bamboo and sparrows finely painted in minute detail. The vase measures 6" tall by 3 7/8" in diameter. The vase has the Kinkozan stamp on the bottom. (dorususu)
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Metalwork : Pre 1920 item #1340519 (stock #EM-24)
Oriental Treasure Box
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Japanese early 20th century bronze vase with chrysanthemum design. The chrysanthemums are done in high relief. Unsigned. Some rubbing to sides of vase. The vase measures 14 1/2" tall by 8" diameter. (dokune)
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Enamel : Pre 1920 item #1340513 (stock #WJ-2)
Japanese early 20th century Ando cloisonne vase. The vase has the design of thistles. The vase has silver rims. The vase has the Ando The vase measures 8 1/4" tall by 10 1/2" in diameter. Unfortunately the vase has surface spots that will not polish out. (rasu)
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Porcelain : Pre 1920 item #1340511 (stock #U-3187)
Oriental Treasure Box
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Japanese early 20th century BANKO-ware tea cup. The tea cup has a SAMURAI design. The SAMURAI has his armor and other utensils to the side of him. There is an attendent next to the SAMURAI. To the distance is a beautiful view. The tea cup is stamped BANKO on the bottom and the artist has his chop mark on the side TOKEN (GA), or painted by TOKEN. (kune)
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Indian Subcontinent : India : Pre 1910 item #1340510
Senatus Consulto
$2,450.00
A lovely large bronze Buddha figure, Likely North Indian or Nepalese, made in Chinese/Tibetan style dating to the 19th. century.

The Buddha is sitting in bhumisparsha-position on an openwork double lotus throne, holding a jar or a censer in his hand.

Note the fine style and engraving on this buddha, especially the lovely serene facial expression.

Remnants of red paint or lacquer...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Pottery : Pre 1700 item #1340507
A superb matching pair of very large pottery figures of male and female attendants or officials, dating to the earlier Ming Dynasty, 1400-1500 AD.

The figures stands on high hexagonal plints in fine two-colour blue and turquoise glazed robes. The unglazed areas have pigmented colors in red, black and white. Finely painted facial details.

The head is attachable as often seen on the largest figures from this period...