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All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Snuff Bottles : Pre 1900 item #1342622 (stock #191)
This is a fine Famille Rose Figural Molded Porcelain Snuff Bottle depicting in detail and bright colors the Eighteen Louhans (Immortals) in a background filled with spiraling clouds. There is Daoguang Period (1821 - 1850) seal Mark in red letters to the base. It comes with a pale green hardstone stopper...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Snuff Bottles : Pre 1800 item #1342621 (stock #190)
18th C. Well hollowed, Rare Natural Cherry Amber (a form of Jet) Snuff Bottle This is a very fine, flattened, rounded rectangular form Snuff Bottle with a round, elongated neck, rounded sloping shoulders, and raised recessed elongated oval footing. Made of a rare red or natural Cherry Amber, which is thought to be another form of Jet. The bottle is well-hollowed, with very thin walls, thus, very light in weight. It is transparent, with a cherry red color...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Swords and Related : Pre 1900 item #1342618 (stock #SOR5290)
The Kura
Price on Request
A wakizashi in full furniture with crossed hawk feathers crest accompanied by papers from the Nihon Bijutsu Token Hozonkai (NBTHK) from 1968, Iwate-ken license number 123424. It is in a fine scabbard of tame-nuri opaque red with snow-crystal like designs in black. The various parts are all matching, of soft metal with silver inlay. There is a small repair near the himotoshi (see close-up photos). The blade is in fine condition...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Porcelain : Blue and White : Pre 1700 item #1342615 (stock #133)
Asia of Old
$1,795.00
Large antique Chinese porcelain bowl painted in underglaze blue with scholars and students in a fenced garden above a scroll border. The interior of the bowl has similar figures surrounded by a lattice border.

Dated to the 16th or early 17th century but does appear to have been made during the latter part of the Ming dynasty for export...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Porcelain : Pre 1900 item #1342614 (stock #132)
Asia of Old
$6,495.00
Painted in mirror images with figures surrounded by buildings in a mountainous coastal landscape. The opposite side with grey birds perched upon a slender prunus. Each side and tops of the vase contain texts and poems...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Ivory : Pre 1900 item #1342612 (stock #130)
Asia of Old
$995.00
A carved ivory tripod censer and cover of oval section, with deep rounded sides, supported on three tall lion mask and paw legs and applied with a pair of dragon-head handles suspending loose rings. Carved to the front and back with a oval panel enclosing a full-faced dragon and on the reverse a flying phoenix...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Swords and Related : Pre 1920 item #1342602 (stock #1)
Marc Delorme
Price on Request
japanese samurai armor,with oni maedate. Meiji period. high 143cm.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Metalwork : Pre 1900 item #1342601 (stock #2206)
Galerie Hafner
$1,200.00
shipping included
The spherical body consisting of two hemispheres, locked together by a bayonet fitting. Each half reticulated with five roundels, two of them stylized shou characters and inlaid with floral motifs in mixed metal. The insert of ring gimbals with the central bowl is missing. Please compare with Sothebys sale "Later Chinese Bronzes from the Collection of Ulrich Hausmann" on 08 October 2014 in Hong Kong. Condition: insert is lost, one dent (see photo no. 6) and two small bumps. Some traces of usage...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Paintings : Pre 1800 item #1342598 (stock #ANR5289)
The Kura
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Brilliantly colored riders charge into rushing water on the gold leaves of this 18th century six panel screen relating the famous charge at the Battle of Uji Bridge. Tatsuna and Kagesue charge forward into the waters riding toward the enemy lined up on the opposite shore of the Uji River; the skeleton of the bridge visible in the back-ground. The screen measures 173 x 377 cm. (68 x 148-1/2 inches) each and retains the original Edo backing paper, with strong hinges and a good brocade border...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Swords and Related : Pre 1900 item #1342597 (stock #SOR5288)
The Kura
$1,100.00
A beautifully appointed short yari (Spear) mounted on a short handle covered in nashiji lacquer with iron base and brass ring fittings bound with gilded rope and featuring a saya of gold flecked nashiji. It is in total length 46 inches (117 cm) long). The blade and tang total 13 inches (33.3 cm) in length. The blade itself is 12.2 cm (5 inches) long. It can be polished further if desired. There is a chip in the tip of the nashiji cover...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Porcelain : Pre 1900 item #1342596
CopperRed Gallery
$1,000.00
A fine pair of Chinese blue and white dishes with everted rim. Nicely painted with mountain scenes on both upper and underside.

Size: Diameter 12cm

GUANGXU(1875-1908) period with Hallmark

Good condition, no chip, no crack.

All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Glass : Pre 1920 item #1342592 (stock #3123)
Quirky Chinese milk glass ink pad with lid. This piece was manufactured by the Shanghai Jin Cheng Industrial Arts Corporation and dates circa Republic era (1920s). 10cm/4in x 7cm/2.7in x 3.2cm/1.2in. This has few chips on the edge and still serviceable, actually it is quite amazing that this has survived in this good condition at all given the tumultuous events of the times.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Porcelain : Blue and White : Pre 1920 item #1342591 (stock #3122)
Unusual dated brushwasher and ink box, combination with lid...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Netsuke and Related : Pre 1900 item #1342590 (stock #189)
This is a finely carved 19th century boxwood netsuke depicting a sleepy Momotaro, a name that means Elder son of the Peach, who is seated as he emerges from the kernel of a giant Peach that rests on top of a tree branch. Awesome detail on this well-rendered miniature sculpture. Age patination has given this piece a well defined dark coloring; more pronounced on the bottom of the netsuke. It sports a natural chimney himotoshi that begins on the bottom of the peach and continues through the sp...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Netsuke and Related : Pre 1837 VR item #1342589 (stock #188)
Early 19th century, finely hand-carved Japanese boxwood netsuke of a muscular Toad that has placed itself on top of a decaying Well Bucket. Excellent form and detail on this classical representation of the subject. Nails on bucket sides are inlaid in black horn. Chimney himotoshi that starts on the bottom of the bucket, and continues through its middle handle. The very rich patina that this carving has acquired through the ages has given it a dark color tone. Signed Masanao on the bottom of ...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Stoneware : Pre 1700 item #1342586 (stock #128)
Asia of Old
$2,895.00
The flared mouth and cylindrical neck worked with overlapping leaf designs over a lozenge band while below a scrolling floral design reaches to the bulbous foot and a leaf band . The base plain and glazed. Longquan ware.

There is one of these in the same style displayed in the National Palace Museum in Taipei.

This is a large and heavy vase.

Age: Ming Dynasty (16th Century)

Size: Approximately 40 cm high by 12 cm diameter at it's widest point

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All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Porcelain : Monochrome : Tea Dust : Pre 1700 item #1342584 (stock #127)
Asia of Old
$895.00
Rare stoneware teadust melping vase. The broad mouth over narrow shoulders with the sides tapering to a slightly flared foot.

Dated to the Ming Dynasty and possibly earlier.

Glazed on the exterior, the base ring left bare as well as the interior below the neck. The base is glazed in the same teadust colour, the green toned glaze pooling around the edges.

Condition: In very good condition, no breaks or cracks

Size is approximately 16 cm high by 9-1/2 cm ...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Porcelain : Pre 1920 item #1342583 (stock #126)
Asia of Old
$995.00
A cylindrical porcelain brush pot. The exterior painted in famille verte qianjiang enamels with an outdoor setting surrounded by mountains. A seal and several lines of calligraphy complete the brush pot. The base left blank.

Late Qing/Republican Period

Good condition, no breaks or chips

Size is approximately 5-1/2" high