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Ge-type bowl, 19:th century

All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Paintings : Pre 1900 item #1356272 (stock #ANR6412)
The Kura
Price on Request
Mt. Fuji looms over the dark spotted ink landscape by Kishi Ganku painted on six broad panels of applied gold. The screen is 142 x 370 cm (56 x 145-1/2 inches). It has been completely restored utilizing the original frame and antique textiles for the borders. At that time several areas of damage gathered over the last two centuries were repaired without over-painting...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : African : Pre 1900 item #1356269 (stock #UH10045)
L'Asie Exotique
$2,800.00
Ethiopian Geometric High Back Chair, made and served by the Jimma people of Southern Ethiopia, carved from a single piece of wood having a circular, slightly concave seat on tripod base supported by three slender round rods, rectangular backrest with geometrical openwork carving, varied dark brown glossy patina. Signs of age and use, otherwise fine condition. 31” high x 16” in diameter. Seat height 14-1/2”. 19th century.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Southeast Asian : Pre 1900 item #1356268 (stock #UH80029)
L'Asie Exotique
$2,800.00
Thai gilded copper alloy sculpture of Phra Malai visiting the damned to hell, a standing monk image with a basket slung over his right shoulder costumed in relief floral decorated robe standing on a lotus base affixed to a square base having a variety of skull and emaciated figural images, including a skeleton laying at the base being devoured by a centipede. Traces of original red and black lacquer coating with gold highlights, signs of wear otherwise fine condition. 11 inches high, the base ...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Porcelain : Pre 1920 item #1356266
Trikomsa Art
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Height approximately 43.5 cm. In good condition.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Pottery : Pre AD 1000 item #1356260 (stock #PT-020)
JJ Oriental
$575.00
n unusual and rare pottery figure from the Han Dynasty of a soldier in uniform sitting on a stool with one leg folded under him. There are still some remains of a white slip. Size: H.9.5cm. Condition. No repairs.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Tea Articles : Pre 1900 item #1356259 (stock #TRC1661)
The jet-black glaze of this cha-ire (tea caddy) nicely highlights the Chrysanthemum flowers (Kiku) along the upper surface —auspicious symbols of longevity and rejuvenation in Japan. When first introduced to the island nation during the Nara period (710 – 793 AC), the Japanese Royal Family was fascinated with the Chrysanthemum. Over time, the Chrysanthemum became the Imperial Family Emblem and during certain eras was generally forbidden to be used by the general public...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Pre 1920 item #1356256
Antique Chinese calligraphy scroll painting, signed Li Xian Gen (1893-1943), a secretary to Sun Zhong Shan, with two red chops.

Size: 14.25" W x 85" H (entire scroll) 9.25" W x 19.75" H (artwork only)
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Americas : Pre Columbian : Pottery : Pre 1492 item #1356247
what pdx
$135.00
Pre Columbian Terracotta group lot, 3 heads one figure various cultures. The figure 4" heads 1.5-2.0"
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Paintings : Pre 1920 item #1356246
Antique Japanese painting on silk, of a pair of black birds pierced on the branch of a tree. With calligraphy and red chop signature.

Size: 12.5" W x 52" H (entire scroll) 7.75" W x 18.75" H (painting only)
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Near Eastern : Stone : Pre AD 1000 item #1356241
A large and beautiful stamp seal with humbed Bull galloping right, Sassanian ca. 3rd.-5th. century AD.

This seal is nicely engraved for the type - also carved on the back of the seal, a seldomly seen seal on the market in this quality.

Size: 27 mm wide - the weight is ca. 14 grams.

Condition: Superb, wonderful stone quality, beautiful colour.

Ex. German Private Collection
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Paintings : Pre 1920 item #1356239
Antique Japanese scroll painting of a small bird, perching on the branch of a tall growth of flowers. Signed with red chop.

Size: 16" W 9 69" H (entire scroll) 10.25" W x 38" H (painting only)
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Near Eastern : Stone : Pre AD 1000 item #1356238
A very large and beautiful stamp seal with two Goats galloping right, Sassanian ca. 3rd.-5th. century AD.

This seal is unsually well-engraved for the type and the seal is at the same time large, so a very good and seldomly seen seal on the market.

Size: 31 mm wide and 25 mm. high. The weight is 23 grams.

Condition: Nearly Superb, wonderful stone quality, beautiful colour.

Ex. German Private Collection
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Paintings : Pre 1900 item #1356237
Antique Japanese scroll painting of a horse, done in sumi ink, its legs kicked up into the air. Very disciplined calligraphy brush work is used, and may have been executed by a Zen Buddhist monk. this horse painting was possibly cut down from a larger piece and mounted as a scroll.

18th century late Edo period (1603-1868)

Size: 17.5" W x 52" H (entire scroll) 14.25" W x 20.75" H
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Furniture : Pre 1920 item #1356236
Antique Japanese small Kiri tansu from the Sakata region, with red lacquer top and sides and black lacquer front. Motifs of bamboo, pine, kiri leaves, and other floral imagery can be seen in the iron plates of each drawer. The bottom right corner houses an ornate lockbox with two small drawers inside. Meiji period (1868-1912)

Size: 33.25" L x 16" W x 21.5" H
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Near Eastern : Stone : Pre AD 1000 item #1356235
A massive and important Neo Babylonian Chalcedony Stamp Seal, c. 600-400 B.C.

Convex octagonal face, tall domed back with hole near top for suspension. Carved with worshipper before an alter, Star above.

Size: 34 mm x 27 mm. - the largest Neo-Babylonian Stamp seal we've ever sold - weighing ca. 25 grams!

Condition: Excellent, attractive stone.

Ex. German Private Collection
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Near Eastern : Stone : Pre AD 1000 item #1356234
Large Neo Babylonian Chalcedony Stamp Seal, c. 600-400 B.C.

Convex octagonal face, tall domed back with hole near top for suspension. Carved with worshipper before an alter, Crescent above.

Size: 26 mm x 21 mm.

Condition: Excellent, attractive stone.

Ex. German Private Collection
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Roman : Pre AD 1000 item #1356232
A massive and very sound and beautiful silver ring with the blue intaglio engraved with Bellerophon, slaying a Demon. Roman Early Imperial Period, 1st.-2nd. century AD.

The ring thick and broad and fully wearable.

Ringsize: 19-20 mm.

Weight: 11,45 grams.

Condition: Superb for type and period, fine greyish patina.

Bellerophon or Bellerophontes is a hero of Greek mythology...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Porcelain : Pre AD 1000 item #1356231 (stock #TR2757)
Pigura Asian Art
$2,500.00
A rare northern Song dynasty early type of longuan celadon large bowl with carved flower motif, good condition no chip no crack no restoration, please see picture for detail, size: 24 cm diameter.