All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Porcelain : Pre 1800 item #1358098 (stock #EW3022)
A finely enamelled Japanese export bowl decorated with Chrysanthemums and Peonies between a pair of Fan Shaped reserves of Kiku form. The petals alternating between a gilt leaf and tendril blue brocade and an unusual iron red shaded wash. The veins of the gilt leaves created by the use of a scraffito technique. The interior with a band of peony and prunus sprigs. The central well of the bowl decorated with an iron red and gilt kiku mon. A single ring to the interior of the foot-rim of the bowl...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Pottery : Pre AD 1000 item #1358096
High ranking court lady with exquisite hairdo. White pottery with remains of red and black pigments. H. 30 cm. Good condition. Tang Dynasty (618-907). At our gallery we have ca. 50 pieces of pottery on display.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Paintings : Pre 1800 item #1358095
Tora Tori Gallery
$25,000.00
Painting in ink and colors on gold leaves of a scene of life representing a procession where men in clothes and armor wear palanquins richly decorated around a castle. The particularly well-drawn characters with different expressions of faces are remarkable of precision. The screen presents a scene of life where many characters go to different occupations. The ensemble is of a great realism and characteristic of the Tosa school retracing the life of ancient Japan. Origin: Japan...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Pottery : Pre AD 1000 item #1358094
Lovely pair of figures in white pottery with remains op pigments. China, Tang Dynasty (618-907). H. 27 cm. Good condition, minor chip to one of the stands. A TL test from Kotalla is included. At our gallery we have ca. 50 pieces of pottery on display.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Pottery : Pre AD 1000 item #1358093
Made of grey pottery. Length 34 cm, height 29 cm. Good condition, minor chips to the ears. Comes with a thermoluminescence test from Kotalla. Han Dynasty (296BC-220AD). At our gallery we have ca. 50 pieces of pottery on display.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Pottery : Pre AD 1000 item #1358091
Military horse and soldier,the soldier wearing a helmet and the horse wearing a kind of harness. Lovely piece in the typical style of the Northern Qi Dynasty (550-577). Height 34,5 cm. Good condition. Comes with a thermoluminescence test from Ralf Kotalla.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Southeast Asian : Metalwork : Pre AD 1000 item #1358087 (stock #JD-044)
JJ Oriental
$680.00
A very rare jadeite pendent with an ancient gold repair on BOTH SIDES of the pendant. The drilled hole also has a gold tube inserted in it. From southern China which is now Southeast Asia. Size: 2.1cm x 1.7cm.
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Metals : Gold : Pre 1900 item #1358085
An Edwardian 15k Mother of Pearl and rubies button boxed set of six circa 1900 1910. This antique shirt or vest mother-of-pearl buttons have bezel set genuine rubies centres and 15k button attachment loops (unmarked but tested). It comes in the original box or case. This set consists of the 5-1/4 long leather-covered box containing six 15k gold and mother-of-pearl buttons plus six 15k gold spiral button attachment loops (unmarked but tested)...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Korean : Pre 1920 item #1358084
A large Korean porcelain jar, glazed in a transparent white with slight blue undertones. The upper body is rounded, with a short, flat rim and glazed interior. The lower body tapers down with a slightly fluting foot, left bare along the rim.

18th Century Chosun Dynasty

Size: 8" W x 10" H
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Americas : Pre Columbian : Pre AD 1000 item #1358083
This brilliant colored piece is a Mixtec pedestal bowl that dates circa 1200-1500 A.D. This piece is approximately 5.25 inches high, by 7.2 inches in diameter at the upper rim. This piece is also classified as being of the "Mixteca-Puebla Style", and is thought to have been produced in the region of Cholula. This piece is glazed on the inner bowl and the outer surfaces, except for the underneath section of the raised base which is a light tan terracotta...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Pre 1920 item #1358082
A charming porcelain figurine of Fukurokuju, one of the Seven Lucky Gods of Fortune. Fukurokuju is the god of wisdom and longevity, and is easily recognized by characteristics such as his dramatic, elongated forward, his root wood cane, and the scroll he holds. He wears a beautiful, flowing robe with flying cranes accented by gilt outlines. The cranes are an attribute to Fukurokuju as they, too, are a symbol of longevity.

Meiji period (1868-1912)

Size: 7" L x 6" W x 12" H
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Mixed Media : Pre 1910 item #1358073
Cherub Antiques Gallery
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Whimsical figural bottle stopper in the form of a rabbit, or hare. The finely cast Art Nouveau-era figure stands upon an engine-turned base. Illustrated in the WMF (Wurttembergische Metallwarenfabrik) well-known catalogue, page 148. Made in Germany crica 1900. 1 3/4" H. without cork.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Americas : American Indian : Pre 1492 item #1358062 (stock #LS20179)
Ancient Artifacts
$7,000.00
Shell gorgets are among the rarest and most beautiful of prehistoric art objects encountered in the United States. Most have been found in the Southeastern United States and are associated with various cultures from Woodland through Late Mississippian. This outstanding example is 4 7/8" long. It has no restoration or repair. It has beautiful patina. This one is the "Buffalo Style" which is the most elaborately decorated of the shell masks...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Americas : American Indian : Stone : Pre AD 1000 item #1358057 (stock #LS20178)
Ancient Artifacts
$7,500.00
This is one of the most fascinating and unique artifacts I have ever seen. The axe is 5 1/2" from top to bottom and the handle is 7". The handle has been broken off in antiquity at the end which is a plus for me because you can see the internal cross section of the wood. The haft is completely fossilized (84% calcium carbonate). The calcification of the wood is such that a species analysis could not be successfully performed on it, but it was determined that it was probably conifer...
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Metals : Pre 1700 item #1358055 (stock #e782)
Authentic Antique, 17th century, Ukrainian, Zaporozhian Cossack belt hook, for the sword suspension, beautifully hand made of wrought iron with fine details. This type of the Zaporozhian Cossack sword hooks is well documented, some of them were excavated on the Beresteczko battlefield where the great battle took place between the Ukrainian Cossack, led by Bohdan Khmelnytsky, aided by Crimean Tatars and Polish army under the command of King John II Casimir Vasa. These types of sword hoo...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Greek : Pottery : Pre AD 1000 item #1358049
Fine quality bowl with a Greek inscription on the shallow rounded bottom. The rashly incised text is written retrograde and reads LAITHAS [EI]MI – I belong to Laitha. The name is probably feminine with a Doric genitive ending.
The bowl shows near vertical walls and a wide rounded rim. Standing on a raised ring base. Collector’s inscription underneath reading Gela. The location fits with the Doric dialect.
Ceramic
Western Greek, 4th century BC
D...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Greek : Pottery : Pre AD 1000 item #1358048
Hellenistic red-ware vessel with a stamped Rhodian rose on the front.
The baluster shaped body on a tiny foot; small handles at the shoulder level and a central opening with bulged rim.
The Rhodian rose was impressed while the vase was semihard and is related to the examples stamped on the handles of contemporary transport amphorae.
Ceramic
East Greek, Hellenistic Period, 3rd-2nd Century BC
H. 9 cm (3.5 in)
Small chip out of the foot, otherwise intact...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Pre AD 1000 item #1358047
A group of five linen mummy bandages for Harpakhem. Inscribed in black ink in hieratic writing (an ancient Egyptian cursive script derived from hieroglyphs). These fragments contain passages from the Book of the Dead, or as the Egyptians actually called it, the “Chapters of Coming Forth by Day.” The following translations are numbered fragments, from the top to the bottom of the photo and, the two shorter segments, from right to left.    Strip 1:  “...