Late Edo - Meiji period, 19th century
D: 11.5-8.5cm (4.52-3.34in) / H: 10.5 cm (4.13in)
Very unique and very rare Seto porcelain tall tea bowl as unusual distorted 'tsutsu' ('cylindrical') type,
in the refined two-tone composition of such romantic surface impression like "a scene of sunrise or sunset" of subtle loquat color
contrasting with the silkily smooth 'sometsuke' (blue and white) inside wall in the modest and sensual silhouette.
Conformably unspecified but ...
Seifu Yohei III (1851 - 1914) (Scroll down for more information.)
According to Gisela Jahn's book, Meiji Ceramics, Seifu Yohei III was adopted by the Seifu family and took over the workshop in 1872, he then took the name Seifu III in 1878. He produced mainly for the Japanese market and received many awards in Japan...
A fine Indian dark hardwood qu’ran stand inlaid in ivory with a stylised floral design and meander. Length (closed): 46 cm. 19th cent.
Probably Hoshiapur work. Excellent condition without losses to inlay. One of the carrying rings within the arched spandrels is missing.
Pair of Chinese Republic period porcelain vases densely decorated in famille rose enamels with a continuous central figural panel holding scholars playing wieqi (go) in a garden setting. The shoulder, neck, and base are covered in a dense pattern of lotus leaves and scrolling foliage. The high recessed base bears a square iron red apocryphal four-character Qianlong mark...
Showa period, Japan
W: 22.5 cm (8.85in), D: 7 cm (2.75in)
Could be a specific utensil for something besides the ordinary use of broom because of its unique round forming.
Whatever, just a beautiful in the utility and the simplicity as seen...
Edo period, 18th - early 19th century
W: 25 cm (9.84in) / D: 15.5 cm (6.10in) / H: 9.5 cm (3.74in)
Lovely mature high-end Japanese metalwork of bronze 'nemuri-neko' (sleeping cat) okimono by skilled hand.
Well-detailed as realistic expression, with the depth of aged texture and rich patina, in aesthetic antique condition as is and as seen.
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Edo period, 18th century, Japan
D: 16.3-17.0 cm (6.41-6.69in), H: 3.7 cm (1.45in)
Genuine and quality Bizen's landscape of Mid-Edo period in the aesthetic natural distortion, and somehow "pop" by its refined primitive patterns with the decorative details of the make of edge and its slight spout like 'katakuchi'.
Sophisticated kiln-mutation ('yohen') with accentual ash cover creat...
AUSTRALIAN GUM & hardwood mirror
Measures: 71 cm W x 69.5 cm h.
20 th century.
A wonderful example of a Australian fiddle back gum and Australian hardwood wall mirror. 20 th century.
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Early Edo period, early 17th century
D: 6.0 cm (2.36in) / H: 3.8 cm (1.49in)
Beautifully withered and distorted Shoki-Imari ('Early Imari') white porcelain sake cup with the pattern of 'shinogi' (ridges on a blade), "designed" with aged 'gintsugi' silver restorations.
Tasteful feeling of the warm skin of non-biscuit ('namagake') porcelain as this is the original...
This is an exquisite beginning of the 20th century Italian Commode boasting a beautiful kingwood veneer highlighted by its original and serpentine shaped onyx. The elegantly bombe facade is also very convenient thanks to 3 drawers mounted with adorable acanthus shaped handles. The graceful pediment consists of slightly shaped cabriole legs with a nicely scrolled apron, all accented with acanthus patterns. Note minor scratches and dents as well as a small chip on the marble (See Picture)...
Rare vintage 42 1/2" long sterling silver necklace designed and signed circa 1940's by American & Taxco, Mexico artist and designer William Spratling(1900-67). 140 grams, 5 ounces. This completely handmade necklace is comprised of ten 1/2" wide balls and ten 1 1/2" long solid silver bars. Each section connected by intricately designed double link chains. Exquisite condition and patina. Fully hallmarked on the inside of the clasp - WS SPRATLING MADE IN MEXICO...
Very large, genuine dark salmon color Momo coral bead necklace with 14k gold clasp. This very rare necklace is 38" long, hand carved round coral beads graduate from 5.45mm to 16mm in diameter. Beautiful gold clasp with coral cabochon measure 21mm x 16mm. Weight of this highly collectible necklace is substantial 98.9 grams. Condition is excellent. Color is very dark salmon color or tomato red. There are white spots on some beads which is natural occurrence in Momo coral.
Wonderful, vintage necklace, composed of silver plated or low grade silver and genuine, untreated butterscotch amber. This lovely necklace is 22" long, front is 2 1/4" wide. The butterscotch amber pendants measure from 22mm x 14mm to 37mm x 17mm. Condition is very good. Weight is 28.9 grams.
Very rare 14k gold, genuine Mediterranean dark red coral bead necklace. It is 28" long, hand carved genuine, undyed coral beads graduate from 4.5mm to 13mm in diameter. Gold clasp with coral cabochon works well, it is marked 14k. Weight of this amazing, highly collectible red coral necklace is 46.1 grams. Condition is very good.
Lovely, highly collectible 14k yellow gold and genuine Mediterranean red, oxblood coral ring. Top of this size 7 ring measure 7/8" x 5/8". Natural, undyed red coral is 16.84mm long x 9.36mm wide. Gold is marked 14k. Weight is 4.2 grams. Condition is very good.
Extraordinary, designer signed, large pendant/ brooch composed of sterling silver and large, untreated genuine butterscotch amber. This fabulous pendant measure 3 1/4" x 1 1/2" x 3/4", butterscotch amber cabochon is 73mm long x 30mm wide x 14mm tall. pendant/pin is in excellent pre-owned condition. Weight is 40.9 grams.
Phenomenal, modernist, circa 1960's, bangle bracelet composed of sterling silver and genuine butterscotch, egg yolk amber. This awesome, made in Poland bracelet measure about 7 1/4" long x 1 3/4" wide. The cubes are little over 1/2" high. Silver was tested and guarantee as such. Weight of this unique bracelet is 72.6 grams. Very good vintage condition.