Fine boxwood carving of the Chinese immortal Cao Guojiu. He is wearing official's court dress and holding his attribute the castanets. Cao Guojiu is the patron saint of the actors. Fixed with metal pins to a wooden, maybe not original, base. Condition: one foot was glued back, base with scratches. Dimension figure: 16.6 cm high.
An old Persian silver box with hinged lid standing on four little feet. The cover and sides with engraved floral design. The bottom with dedication. No silver or hallmarks. Condition: good. Dimension: 14 cm x 14 cm x 3.5 cm, weight: 462 g.
An original color woodblock print in the oban size by the Japanese Sosaku Hanga artist Kiyoshi Saito (1907 - 1997). Unlimited, dating from the 1960's. Hand signed in black ink and sealed. Condition: fine, very good impression and color. Dimension: image: 26 cm x 38.7 cm, paper: 29.3 cm x 43.7 cm.
An original color woodblock print in the oban size by the Japanese Sosaku Hanga artist Kiyoshi Saito (1907 - 1997). Unlimited, dating from the 1960's. Hand signed in white ink and sealed. Condition: fine, very good impression and color. Dimension: image: 25.9 cm x 38.6 cm, paper: 29.3 cm x 43.8 cm.
Two pairs of unworn shoes made in the 30's for an European lady. Blue silk with polychrome embroidery and leather sole. The lining made of silk and cotton, with red stamps. Condition: one high heeled shoe with a hole. Dimension: 26.5 cm to 27 cm long corresponding to European size 37 to 38, weight: 400 g.
Two identically worked salt cellars, decorated with a dragon and an undecorated section for a monogram. Standing on three ball feet. No glass liner and no silver hallmark. Condition: interior with traces of usage. Dimension: diameter: 4.5 cm, 3.2 cm high, total weight: 70 g.
Six exclusive Chinese silver bowls with decoration of bamboo in open-work. With four original clear glass inserts and one replicated. Bottoms with "Sincere" and Chinese character marks. Condition: fine, one glass insert missing. Dimension: diameter: 12 cm, silver weight: 530 g.
Chinese export silver sugar box with handle. Decorated with dragons and an undecorated section for a monogram. The glass insert is missing. Bottom marked "Zeesungsilver" and Chinese character mark. Condition: fine, insert missing. Dimension: diameter: 10 cm, height with handle: 14.2 cm, weight: 185 g.