Finely detailed and old, Japanese carved ivory Okimono of Hotei; standing in long robes and carrying a staff and sack, his belly amusingly protruding and pointing one finger upwards; H: 5 1/4", wood stand. No condition concerns.
Carved ivory Okimono figure of a fisherman: standing as he catches a fish on a long bamboo pole; several fish in a basket at his feet and a wide-brimmed hat on his back, fine scrimmed details to his robes; H: 16 1/2", signed in inlaid lacquer plaque in wood stand. Great condition.
Chinese enameled porcelain vase, depicting geometric design on the neck followed by landscape design on the body, seal mark to the base, 9 3/4 inches high with no condition concern, wood base in not a match therefore excluded.
Chinese enameled porcelain vase, depicting floral design, traces of seal mark on the base, 8 1/8 inches high with no condition concern, wood base in not a match therefore excluded.
Chinese enameled porcelain vase, depicting floral design on the neck followed by children at play, 10 1/2 inches high with no condition concern, wood base in not a match therefore excluded.
A very rare of Taiwanese porcelain vase of Chiang Kai-Shek.
Publisher: Shobido Tanaka. Koitsu.com catalog no.: TK-SB-50.
Image size: 3.5 x 2.25 inches.
This seldom seen woodblock print is tipped at the top to its original blank card.
A beautiful early 20th C. Chinese bronze ink box for scholar use in excellent condition. Marked L:7.5cm $150
This is a cotton kimono with fine weft & warp kasuri pattern on white ground. It is probably produced in Yamato region ( Nara Pref. ) whose feature is handwoven white ground kasuri. In excellent condition. Late 19th to mid 20th century. 126cm x 131cm
Chinese enameled porcelain dishes, late Qing/Republic period, the first of octagonal form decorated with vases of flower arrangements and various scholar's items (6 1/4 inches wide); the second with slanted sides painted with scholar's items amid tendrils, such as books, scrolls, chess board and rhino horn, resting on a splayed foot, 7.75 inches wide with rim chip. Condition Report: Minor chips to both items.
Chinese Gilt Bronze Figure,
Chinese bronze figure depicting a scholar riding a mule, 11 3/4"H x 10"L x 4 1/2"W, in fair condition for the period, sign of repair to the head, wear to the gilt.
Three(3) Japanese pottery sweet Pepper shape Salt and Pepper Shakers, two(2) Turquoise color and one(1) Orange red color, 1 1/2" high, 2 1/4" x 1 1/2" wide-each measurement, with cork stoppers and red mark "Japan" on the bottom. No damages.
Japanese small Porcelain Saki Bottle or Tokkuri, made during 1940's, heavily potted with underglaze blue decoration of trees and plants and the glaze is transparent celadon color than clear, and thicker than most of bottle I have seen and more gray and beige color than white, 3 1/2" high, 5/8" diameter-top rim, 1 3/4" diameter-bottom, heavy unglazed flat bottom with one(1) small shallow chip 1/4" wide.
Chinese finely carved white jade pendant, carved in high relief, 2 5/8 inches high and 1 7/8 inches wide, in great condition.
Chinese finely carved white jade pendant, carved in high relief, 2 1/8 inches high, in great condition.
Chinese carved Ivory/Bone opium pipe, very smooth throughout and finely incised featuring three old man Fu, Lu, Shou, each representing happiness, good fortune, long life. Size; Length of pipe carving is 16 inches long, in excellent condition.