All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Inro and Sagemono : Pre 1900 item #1293212 (stock # ~ ~ ~ )
(See item #1293211 for the Second Page of this Inro Listing.)

This is a fine and rare five case inro suite made in the lacquer style known as TSUIKOKU (Carved Lacquer). It has a base layer of dozens of layers of thick medium red Tsuishu lacquer with a series of interlocking semi-circles in all the open spaces where this under-layer shows through...

All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Inro and Sagemono : Pre 1900 item #1293211 (stock # ~ ~ ~ )
(See item # 1293212 for the First Page of this Inro Listing.)

This second page of the Tsuikoku Inro details the techniques involved in making this type of carved lacquer inro - plus appropriate references. The first three photos are more details of the side if the inro with the three women. The 4th and 5th photos are closeups of one end and an edge...

All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Americas : Pre Columbian : Stone : Pre AD 1000 item #1293208
This primitive, but esoteric piece is a Chontal culture seated mother goddess that dates circa 300-100 B.C. This piece is approximately 4.9 inches high, by 3.4 inches wide, by 1.9 inches thick. This piece was carved from a single piece of hard green serpentine stone, and is an attractive dark green, with spotty light brown and black colors...
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Pre 1800 item #1293206
ANTIQUE CANVAS
$1,250.00
Original 18th century graphite on paper of a group of Cherubs with a goat. This charming drawing is in the style of Charles-Joseph Natoire. Dimensions 11 1/2" x 11". Unframed. Unsigned. Good antique condition (consistent with age, pin holes, foxing) Collectors stamp lower left. A great find.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Americas : Pre Columbian : Pottery : Pre AD 1000 item #1293205 (stock #1)
ArtConnection
$290.00
Tiwanaku ceramic cup Origin:Bolivia Highlands Age:300 AD to 1000 AD Size:19,5 CM tall Condition:see pictures
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Scholar Art : Pre 1837 VR item #1293203 (stock #1126)
Dragon's Pearl
$320.00
A small ink cake of oval cartouche shape depicting a palace scene with clouds and trees; the other side with stilized dragons flanking an inscription identifying the place represented: Qi Yin Hall in the old Summer palace Yuanmingyuan. It bear a Jiaqing nianzhi (1796 – 1820) mark on the side. This ink cake was made by the famous ink workshop of Hu Kaiwen from Huizhou Jixi County in Anhui province. H. 5 cm x 6 cm x 1 cm. Condition: some wear to gold due to age and handling.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Hardstones : Pre AD 1000 item #1293196 (stock #1216)
Antique Rich Sales
$1,850.00
This fabulous partially cleaned ancient jade scepter dates to the Chinese Zhou Dynasty (1100-221 B.C.). It is made from semi-translucent green jade with yellowish-brown inclusions and white and russet markings with some calcified areas. It represents imperial authority in the army. It is approximately 18.5 x 3.5 x 0.5 inches in size. It is in perfect condition aside from the effects due to its long burial, which actually adds to its intrinsic value...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Lacquer : Pre 1800 item #1293185 (stock #3174)
Goto antiques
$1,400.00
Japanese gold make incense container, with pewter rims, is decorated with design of shells.
Date the Edo Period (1603 - 1868).

Measurements : 2 1/4" x 2 1/4" x H 1 1/8" (5.8 x 5.8 x H 2.7 cm)
It is in good condition.

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All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Pre 1900 item #1293183
ANTIQUE CANVAS
$2,500.00
Beautiful 19th century original oil on canvas. This impressive Rooster is on the move. Truly an exceptional painting. Oil on canvas. Dimensions 25 1/4" x 33". Hand made frame dimensions 31 1/4" x 40". Very good condition. Signed lower left (illegible).
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1900 item #1293169 (stock #111202)
GALLERY TSUMUGI
$580.00
Asa (hamp) boy's festive kimono whose wefts and warps are hand-plied. It has free-hand painted (Yuzen-zome) turtle and bamboo design in the waist part. The upper and the lower boundary lines are made by kasuri (ikat). This kind of kimono is called "koshi noshime" which has design in the waist part and it was the formal kimono worn by samurai. It has silk thread "se-mamori", a charm unusually inside of the upper back. Se-mamori is seen in Kansai area...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Textiles : Pre 1900 item #1293165
Extreme Orient
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Rare Pair of Antique Chinese Macau Embroidered Covers..... The cream silk ground embroidered in coloured silks and couched metal threads..... Exquisite intricate and very delicate embroidery featuring flower heads and scrolling tendrils..... The wide borders decorated with floral swags and flower baskets..... The tops are shaped similar to throne cushion covers.... Created in the colony of Macau for export to Europe..... The covers have been removed from very lar...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1920 item #1293155 (stock #11201)
GALLERY TSUMUGI
$350.00
Rare futonji made of hand-spun cotton. It has katazome (stencil-dyeing) karakusa pattern, dyed with natural brown color and also tsutsugaki (free-hand drawing with rice paste for resist) crest, dyed with natural indigo. Generally in good condition except for dozen mending patches and some holes. Late 19th to early 20th century. 136cm x 168cm
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Scholar Art : Pre 1837 VR item #1293152 (stock #1125)
Dragon's Pearl
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Antique ink cake from the ink workshop of Hu Kaiwen during the Jia Qing period. On one side with a scene depicting a hall in which a qing instrument and a rack with ancient chimes are distinguishable in low relief; on the other side two ramping dragons flanking the name of the place represented: Gu Lai Tang (The Hall of ancient sounds ) in Gugong Bei Hai. It bear a Jiaqing nianzhi mark on the side. H. 9,5 cm x 4,6 cm x 1 cm. Condition: Slight use on the bottom part and some degrading to gold...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Greek : Bronze : Pre AD 1000 item #1293151
KERAMION
€1,400.00
Rare greek bronze "sickle" type pyxis composed of a globular body with a small vertical stem at the bottom, and a flat lid with zoomorphic ends.

Greek art, 8th century B.C.

Former privat collection, Portugal.

Height : 3 inches (7.5 cm)

Condition: Very good condition. Patina slightly retouched otherwise intact.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Indian Subcontinent : India : Pre 1900 item #1293149
Extreme Orient
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Fine Antique Anglo Indian Mysore Carved Mirror Frame..... Skillful deep three dimensional carving..... Original beveled looking glass..... Dating from 19th century..... Good antique condition with just gentle signs of wear commensurate with age and use..... SIZE: Heavy substantial example 36 cm long x 18 cm widest
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Pre AD 1000 item #1293148
JFF - Ancient Art
EUR 649.00
This is an extremely rare Pataikos Amulet or inlay
made from mixed glass scraps of mosaic and millefiori.
The amulet has some fine details like the broad collar
or the feathers in each hand. Feathers probably
represented Ma´at, so order against chaotic evil beings.

For a comparable Uraeus Amulet, which was also made from glass scraps, see:
Petrie Museum
Accession Number: UC22385

Date: Egypt, Ptolemaic Period, ca...

All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Wood : Pre AD 1000 item #1293147
KERAMION
€1,700.00
Interesting sacrophagus wood mask, with remaining paint over gesso on the face and headdress painted with stripes.

Egyptian art, Third Intermediate Period, 1295-945 BC.

Former French private collection, prior to 1980.

Height : 10.8 inches (27.5 cm)
Length : 6.7 inches (17 cm)

Condition: Good condition.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Faience : Pre AD 1000 item #1293146
KERAMION
€2,400.00
Light green faience shabti, standing on an integral plinth against an uninscribed back pillar, depicted mummiform with the arms crossing his chest, his fisted hands emerging from within his vestment, holding two flails, a seed sack over his left shoulder, wearing a striated tripartite headcloth and a braided chin-beard curving out at its tip.
It is inscribed with twelve rows of hieroglyphs hardly readable due to a low relief of the inscription...