Three-piece Porcelain Vanity Set, early 20th Century, from Czechoslovokia, mark of newly formed Porcelain Union, consisting of the manufacturers, Gottfired and Vielgut, W Tuma & O Vielgut Porcelain Factory, and the Julius Neuman factory. This is likely the earliest known mark of the Union factory.
The tray, marked only with an impressed number "101," measures l0.25" x 7.25", with transfer prints of exotic birds, and a border of tiny flowers...
Late 19th to early 20th Century Diminutive Art Glass Cordial Set, consisting of Aqua Decanter with applied amber handle (6" x 4" diameter) and enameled amber stopper (not original to the set and not a perfect fit); accompanied by four small Aqua Cordials in the form of square cups with amber handles (about 1.25" square, and just over 1.50" tall). All pieces are comprised of wide interior shadow ribbing, giving a wonderful sparkle to the set...
Wonderful PAIR of hand carved Spanish Colonial column capitals.
These came from a fine mid 18th century building in the Philippines.
They were carved from the islands once plentiful Narra wood. They sit flat on a table or can be hung on a wall as the back is flat. In excellent condition with fantastic carving.
Ionic capitals with carved acanthus leaves.
14"h x 12"w x 10"d
A rare museum class Vietnamese Le dynasty 15th century iron brown yuhuchun, rounded side with globular body and glazed base, decorated with iron brown large flying Phoenix motif, top part with silver mounted, heirloom from sumatra for ceremonial holy water container, good condition no chip no crack no restoration, top with silver mounted, size: 29 cm height.
Apulian red-figure pottery plate. Circa 330-300 B.C. With a female head in profile to the left, wearing radiate stephane and sakkos, earrings and beaded necklace, within bands of waves and berried laurel, details in added yellow and white. Provenance: From the collection of Octavio Sardà, Barcelona. 1968-1983. Size: 24,5 cm diameter and 6 cm H. Minor fragments missing on the food, no repair or restoration. All original luster preserved. Price: 1.800 euros.
This is great Japanese Mingei Okimono of Daruma
stand 8.3/4in height,5,1.4in diameter.
The Daruma has wonderful work has Japanese bush writting Tezukuri(hand made)Niami Dohachi
This looks like Bizen on my picture but Kyoyaki(kyoto kiln)
from Meiji Era.
If you have any question please let me know.
This is wonderful Japanese chi dog Okimono 5.3/4in height,7in diameter is in very good condition with No damage.
The dog has very fine detail with artist sing to the bottom probably Kutani or Japanese studio.
Condition is fine has some original kiln line and some wear otherwise No hair line,chip,repair from late Meiji Era.
If you have any question please let me know
Song - Yuan dynasty longquan celadon large bowl with bluish green color, rounded side with deep center and glazed base, decorated with carved flower petals at the exterior, covered with good bluish green glaze color, good condition with glaze line on the rim goes to the other side but when tap there is solid high ping sound with finger indicate no crack line exsist, small area on the exterior has different color tone, size: 21 cm diameter.
This is lovely hand painted Japanese satsuma flower vase stand 5in height,5,1.4in diameter.
Condition for this vase has some age stain to the inside ring and out side bottom, minor gold wear but still good condition.
Hand painted work all around body singed Setsu Zan from late Meiji era.
If you Have any question please let me know.
Ancient Buddhist book of sutras comprising of two thick lacquered and gilt cardboard covers decorated with 16 Buddhas sitting on a throne with their hands in bhumisparsa mudra posture. The central Buddha is flanked by two smaller buddhas, and at their feet are two small praying monks. The book has 42 X 2 pages (written on two sides) written in black characters. Burma, 19th century. Length: 15 1/2" (39 cm)...
Time only 8 day clock, maker: Isodore Grenot, famed maker of the period, early 19th C. 9" wide, 3.5" deep, 12" high.
Good tea caddy, fine condition.
For the Continental, probably Dutch market, 5 1/4" diameter. Excellent condition. Depicting cherry pickers.
A Zapotec face fragment from Pre-Columbian Mexico, circa 600 A.D. – 900 A.D. This example depicts a highly detailed Zapotec face. It measures nearly 4 1/4" tall by about 3 1/4" wide (item alone) and stands just under 7 1/2" tall on the stand. It is made from reddish-orangeware terracotta, and includes custom display stand, as shown.
The bird-like depiction in the headdress is interesting, detailed, and rarely seen...
Fine oval snuff box, second quarter 19th C, gilt interior. Note ornament repeated on the bottom as well. A finely crafted antique snuff box.
RARE pair of plates with sepia landscapes and great borders. I cannot say I have ever seen this pattern before. Note one cracked so priced as for one.
Circa 1820 Chinese Export Rose Canton Mug/Tankard. Measures 5" in Height and 3 3/4" in Diameter. Excellent Quality. A-1 CONDITION.
NO DAMAGE or RESTORATION. "SUPERB"