Fine Indonesia Jin Tian Huang Bracelet.
Beautiful color Indonesian natural Jin Tian Huang bracelet, carved in China. Dimension: Each bead has diameter of 14 (mm) or 0.55 inches and total weight is 0.12 lbs/56 grams, in very good condition. Wood base is excluded.
Hand-carved Chinese natural Hetian jade pendant - Monkey & Horse Dimension: 48 x 52 x 7 (mm) or 1.8 x 2.05 x 0.28 inches with total weight of 0.14 lbs/62 grams, no condition concerns. Chinese Hetian Nephrite Jade Hetian jade, a nephrite jade, is regarded as the only true jade in ancient China until Burmese jadeite becomes popular in
late Qing Dynasty. The hardness of the Hetian jade is between 6 to 6.5 and density is between 2.96 to 3.17. Most of the nephrite jade in the world are green...
Set of three pieces of carved Chinese natural Hrtian jade belt buckle Dimension: 182 x 43 x 11 (mm) or 7.17 x 1.69 x 0.43 inches and total weight is 0.27 lbs/122 grams, no condition concerns. Chinese Hetian Nephrite Jade Hetian jade, a nephrite jade, is regarded as the only true jade in ancient China until Burmese jadeite becomes popular in
late Qing Dynasty. The hardness of the Hetian jade is between 6 to 6.5 and density is between 2.96 to 3.17...
Hand Carved Natural Sandalwood Inlay Dia Mao Screen. Dimension: 355 x 282 x 120 (mm) or 13.98 x 11.10 x 4.72 inches, total weight is 1.38lbs/626 grams, in very good condition.
Chinese Natural Agate Original Stone Necklace. Size; Length of necklace is 760 (mm) or 30 inches with total weight of 0.08 lbs/38 grams. Agate is a kind of mineral in chalcedony class and is often mixed with grain belt of the block Opal and cryptocrystalline quartz, Mohs hardness of 7, the density of 2.6-2.7 grams per cubic centimeter, a level of color ranges from translucent to opaque.
The tuten Kyo bridge ,entrance to The hall of the TofuKuji temple.One of the principal Zen temples in Kyoto and the main temple of the Rinzai sect.Painted by Kyohara Shuho,signed and sealed. Technique ink and color on silk, mounting gold colored silk with cloud patterns and ichimonji / futai brown beige.a few folding lines, not extreme ,overall condition fine.Size 223cm-64cm or 87.8 inch-25.2 inch.
Nara Kofukuji, 1937. This edition posthumous.
Size: Oban, approximately 17.25 x 11.0 inches
Condition: Very good. Tape residue at top and bottom margins.
A pair of broad shouldered blue and white porcelain vases decorated with playing boys in traditional garb. Made with transfer design. On the backside of each vase a ‘hidden’ portrait of Mao Zedong and one of his poems. The mark on the bottom reads: " ZHONG NAN HAI (Central Government) Huairen Hall, treasure or precious object, Ceramic Research Institute - 1962" ...
An extremely finely and delicately painted eggshell porcelain bowl by Wang Yijun. The poem on the reverse side reads "Wen ji qi wu xiang feng nian, fu gui rong hua ren ping an. Wang Yijun zuo" which can translate as "Practice the sword while hearing roosters (meaning work hard) and enjoy the affluence of the year; wish people wealth, prosperity and safety. Made by Wang Yijun"The seal mark to the base reads "Jingdezhen Zuo" - Made in Jingdezhen. Wang Yijun (1904 - 1989)was born in Anhui, China...
Plums on leaden branches blossom in silver on the ro-iro ground of this superb black lacquered Kashibachi basin by Naito Shiro enclosed in the original signed wooden box. It is 8-1/2 inches (21.5 cm) square and in overall fine condition. There is one small ding in the base and an almost unnoticeable discoloration from a sticker (see last two photos).
Naito Shiro (1907-1988), born in Tokyo, studied metal craft under Shimizu Nanzan and Umino Kiyoshi...
Bantam Cock, Hen and Chick, 1934
Size: O-tanzaku. Approximately 15.0 x 6.75 inches.
Publisher: Watanabe Shozaburo. (W36-560)
Reference: 38.2 in Crows, Cranes and Camellias: The Natural World of Ohara Koson (Reigle Newland).
This is a sculptural scholar stone with a beautiful surface and form. Nice hardwood stand. From a private American collection. Measures 9 1/2 inches high or 24 cm.
Vintage full length tube sarong from Attopu Province, Laos- either the Alak or Katu ethnic group. Excellent condition made from all natural dyes and handspun cotton thread. This piece is thickly woven and is very supple and soft, Circa 40 to 50 years old, vintage tribal textiles are almost impossible to find in Laos these days. L: 140cm/55in and total width 144cm/156.8in.
The jizai kagi suspends from a beam and hangs over the hearth to hold a tetsubin or kettle. It is made of bamboo and mixed metals, bronze, copper, brass with an iron hook to suspend it. The cross beam is a fan attached to a kanji symbol, Happiness (kotobuki) which connects back to the pole. The unit stretches from 70" - 73". It is in overall good condition. Please note there is minor splitting in the bamboo...
Vintage Chinese hardwood chair, covered in beautiful red and gold lacquered designs. The seat of the chair features a landscape design in red, bordered with squared spiral designs. The backrest has the form of a vase decorated with gorgeous mountainous landscape in gold lacquer with very small, intricate plants, bordered in tiny spirals, with a lotus flower peeking out of the mouth. Gold lacquer bamboo shoots adorn the backside of the backrest...
This beautiful box had an intricate design with a pair of dragons chasing the flaming pearl, with scrolled and floral motif around the four sides. It is missing one foot. Republic Period – Size: 4-1/2 high x 8-1/4” wide x 4-3/4 deep
Small rectangular box with finely inlaid brass wire cloisons on a black ground with a scrolled pattern on the top and on the sides, with a repeating circular motif. Age: Early 20th Century – Size: 2-7/8” high x 5-3/4” wider x 3-1/2” deep