Beautiful vintage Royal Winton yellow teapot with a tiger lily finial and handle. It has a slight ruffles neck and foot. The teapot measures 5.5" tall and 8" wide from end of spout to end of handle. There are no chips or cracks and there is overall faint crazing. It is marked Royal Winton Grimwades Made in England. A great addition to your collection!
Vintage Empire Ware chintz cup and saucer in the very beautiful Lilac Time pattern. The pattern is lovely with a green background and pink and purple lilacs and yellow flower. The cup measures almost 2.5" high and 2.25" across and the saucer measures 4.5" across. There are no chips or cracks and both pieces are marked Empire England. A great addition to your collection!
Vintage Empire Ware chintz coffee pot in the gorgeous Lilac Time pattern. It has pink and purple lilacs with yellow flowers. The coffee pot measures 8" high and 8" wide from end of spout to end of handle. There are no chips or cracks and there is faint crazing. On one side of the spout and handle is a small firing bubbles. It is marked "Lilac Time" Empire England. A great addition to your collection!
This is a stunning early 20th century hallmarked Russian silver cigarette case with a classic form, softly rounded corners, and gilt interior design.
A raised design of three knights on their horses is engraved on the front with smooth finish on reverse.
The cover of the box closes tight and the interior straps are present.
This exquisite Russian silver cigarette case from the early 20th century is guaranteed to be solid silver, measures 105 mm x 85 mm x 19 mm and weighs 190 grams.
A large cast iron tetsubin or water kettle with money (ryo) depiction of gold bars, gold coins, money bag & daikoku's lucky mallet. . This signed Nanbu kettle was filled with water for 24 hours - it did not leak. Some of the exterior's urushi coating is crackling - see photos. There is the expected rust on the interior and underside of lid.
Height Including Handle: 11 3/8"
Width Including Spout: 10 1/8"
Unpacked Weight: 7 pounds
Black lacquered Sutra box with 5 maki-e lacquer drawer fronts. The symbols are gold lacquered with mother-of-pearl inlay. This box which holds the sutra books is in beautiful condition with a flaw on one side where there is a chip to the lacquer. Dates from middle to later 20th century.
Dimensions: 10 1/4" x 12 3/8" x 10 3/8"
An unmarked pair of bronze book ends.The bottoms have no felt, and one is a bit scraped. The other book end shows a small pit near the hind quarter. 3-1/4" x 4-1/4"
Beautiful clear and frosted glass powder box by Rene Lalique. The box consists of two pieces, a lid and lower powder section. The lid has an overall floral design and the lower section has a more restrained version of the same floral motif. The box is 3.5 inches (9 cm) in diameter and is approx 1 3/8 inches (3.5 cm) tall. The design is commonly known as "Emiliane" or Model 70. It is circa 1920 and has no chips, cracks or repairs. The base is frosted and it is signed R LALIQUE.
DESCRIPTION: A white, luxurious, deep-pile llama fur rug with a white hide-leather back. This is the kind of wonderful fur rug you love to walk on (or lay in) during a cold winter's evening. Excellent condition with no fur loss, this rug is very soft to the touch, and would be a plush addition to the back of a sofa, or on a bedroom or lodge floor. It is in such good condition that we are keeping it clean and wrapped in plastic until it finds its new owner...
Chinese carved Amber curved Dragon shape Toggle, hanging tassel, 4" long with rope, and 1 1/2" long, 1" high, 3/4" thick, the condition is good.
Chinese Jade Kwan Yin Pendant
Size: Length 1.9cm Width 0.8cm Height 3.7cm
Late 20th century
Kwan yin (Guan yin) or avalokitesvara is venerated in East Asia to protect and bring prosperity to the individual (reference: Lotus Sutra, chapter 25).
This small pendant is mounted with 14K gold.
Beautiful antique jade or hard stone carved pendant , depicting a figure in the mass of fruiting and leafy garden.
2.75" long and 2" width.
Vintage chintz cup and saucer in the Rose Dubarry and Briar Rose pattern by Rosina. It is the same pattern as Royal Winton's and Shelley's. The cup measures 2.5" high and 3.5" across and the saucer measures 5.5" across. There are no chips or cracks and it is marked Made in England Bone China Rosina. A great addition to your collection!
Vintage Royal Winton chintz 6" plate in the very beautiful Evesham pattern. There are no chips or cracks and there is very faint crazing. It is marked Can. RD.1951 Royal Winton Made in England "Evesham". A great addition to your collection!
A priest's or soothsayer's skull headdress adorned with skulls representing the five Dhyani Buddhas from Vajrayana Buddhist pantheon. Early to mid 20th century. Adorned with turquoise and coral, with chased silver flames. Overall very good condition.
A portable brush holder with ink pot in the shape of a bag. The bag when opened, has a well for black sumi and a well for red sumi. The bag is held shut by a rectangular piece with a slot that slides securely over the collar. It has two glass slides, ojime. This bronze/copper yatate is in overall good condition and dates Showa or earlier.
Length Brush Holder: 6 3/8”
Closed Ink Pot: 2 7/8” x 1 5/8” x 1 1/8”
A well rendered miniature Chinese lacquered hardwood horseshoe chair with a bat carving on the splat. The hardwood appears to be in the rosewood family. The chair is little larger than most miniature pieces, indicating that it may have been a scholar's item. Measures 8.5 inches by 5.5 across. Excellent condition.