Small pewter tea pot with engraved decoration of flowers and Chinese characters. Cover with a knob in the shape of a foo dog. Base with mark. Condition: few tiny dents, leaking. Dimension: 17.8 cm high, weight: 594 g.
Made of pewter with three small and one large trumpet-shaped vases, finely engraved with phoenixes and dragons among waves and flowers. Marked "Huikee Pewter Swatow". Condition: few dents and traces of usage, little warped. Dimension: 35.5 cm high, weight: 1'400 g.
A small shallow saucer shaped dish made of grey stoneware with olive green celadon glaze. The exterior with clear-cut lotus petals. Very similar piece in the Baur Foundation in Geneva. Condition: few glaze cracks. Dimension: 15.1 cm diameter, weight: 278 g. Without wooden stand.
Hardcover book about the ancient and modern history of Algeria, richly illustrated, with foldable map of Algeria, 24 engravings with views and 12 colored depictions of the army designed by Rouargue. Published by Furne in Paris, first edition, dating from 1843, 637 pages, complete. Title in French: Histoire de l'Algerie Ancienne et Moderne depuis les premiers etablissements des carthaginois jusques et y compris les dernieres campagnes du General Bugeaud. Condition: very good, few pages with l ...click for details
A small hexagonally shaped vase with flowers and butterflies in medallions with goldstone or pink ground. The inside with turquoise enameling. Condition: good, bottom a little bit shaky. Dimension: 11.8 cm high, weight: 130 g.
Two woven silk tapestry panels with painted details. Depicting Chinese immortals in a landscape under a flower cartouche. Condition: good, frames with small imperfektions. Dimension frames: 41.8 cm x 30.1 cm.
A cylindrical ceramic brush pot decorated with flowers in fan-shaped cartouches in cloisonne enamel. Condition: no losses to enamel, foot slightly pitted. Dimension: 12.1 cm high, diameter: 7.2 cm, weight: 324 g.
Seven different views from Nanjing, Guangzhou and Beijing. Colored engravings dating around 1830's. All prints with maker's signature in the plate as L. Rossi or G. Zancon. Condition: six prints are fresh, one with a small hole, two with short tears. One is browned and stained. Dimension: image approx.: 15.2 cm x 22.8 cm, paper: 26.3 cm x 37 cm.