A Korean Very Fine Copper/Blue Decorated Peach-Form Water Dropper-19th C.
Korea, Choson period, Early 19th Century,
This is a very finely modeled/carved as a large peach formed water dropper
with two upright leaves carved in relief to the body and incised with short lines to delineate
veins with underglaze blue, the thick stem of the peach also molded
in relief to the body and arranged in a rough round stem to serve
as the base support, two floral spots in underglaze copper-red on the b ...click for details
A Korean Very Fine/Rare Scholarís Reading/Writing Desk-18th C.:
Korea, Choson period, 18th Century,
This is a rare scholarís table with original aged dark red-brown patina covered
overall its surfaces, and is a splendid example of an essential piece of furniture
for a Choson dynasty scholars, a naÔve beauty in Korean furniture.
It is a quite heavier than a normal scholarís writing table.
This table is composed with two sections, one large drawer
and two rectangular smaller drawers o ...click for details
A Korean Very Fine Iron-Black Painted Koryo Celadon Bottle-13th C.:
Korea, Koryo period, 13th C.
This is very fine and tall tapered neck celadon wine bottle with cup-shape
mouth painted in iron black with three-three leafy floral spray designed under
smooth and clear bluish celadon glaze, and also two ring band incised around the neck,
it bears kiln adhesive on the bottom.
It is very fine condition except a tiny gold repair on the mouth rim
It measures 26cm h. x 14cm d (10 ľĒ x 5 ĹĒ) ...click for details
A Chinese Very Fine Celadon Jade Carving of a Sea-Lion Holding Lingzhi:
China, 19th century, or early 1900s.
A very well carved a recumbented Sea-Lion, the crouching mythical beast depicted with
typical features and holding a lingzhi stalk in its mouth, stone of celadon green hue evenly.
Itís in very fine condition, and it measures 7.3cm L x 4.5cm w.
A Pair of Very Fine Chinese White Nephrite Jade Prunus-Form Ink pots:
China, Qing dynasty, 19th century-or early 1900s.
The first ink pot is a pale celadon white jade, to set on a raised low foot rim very good carving with a prunus flower head formed ink pot with four section petal shape nephrite jade with a translucent stone, black vein incursions and ink traces inside pot, and the second ink pot is
a white jade with resset on the top, also to set on a raised low foot rim, and itís an almo ...click for details
A Korean Very Fine and Rare Sea-Green Celadon Inlaid Cup-Stand-12th C.:
Korea, Koryo period, 12th Century,
This is a high quality of incised and inlaid celadon cup stand, the finely potted
cup stand with wide flaring saucer and set on a raised ring foot, decorated with delicately
incised peony scroll and black and white slip inlaid peony around the saucer,
bordered by two bands of key-fret patterns beneath a rich bubble-suffused celadon
glaze with 3 spur marks on the bottom. It is fine ...click for details
A Very Fine Chinese Peach-Form Cinnebar Red Box and Cover-19th C.:
China, Qing dynasty, 19th century.
Its curving cover displaying a saga and a boy enjoy walking a deep landscape,
and surround by a band of bats continuesly and full peach branches with peaches
all in raised relief against densely diapered ground, the box deeply cut with
flower heads and Buddha hands in Banyan tree braches, its flat base and the
interior surface covered in black lacquer.
Itís in very excerllentconditio ...click for details
A Chinese Very Finely Carved Ivory Snuff Bottle:
China, Quianlong mark, 18th - 19th century
Of tapering rectangular shape, delicately carved with a lively scene of people
horse riding around pavilion, the shoulder with a zig-zag pattern below a band of pendent
leaf, both sides carved in low relief with a continuous scroll and zig-zag patterns as well.
Its bottom carved in low relief with a reign mark, ďQuianlongĒ and its stoper carved en-sue.
Itís in very fine condition ...click for details
A Chinese Very Rare/Fine Ceramic Seated Buddha/Mandala and Lotus Stand-16th C.:
China, Wanli Mark and of period, dated 1585 (Wanli 12 year)
The Buddha figure is in 3 parts, Buddha, Mandala and Plinth, with seated Buddha raising his right hand in a form of vitarka mudra while his left hand rests on the bented knee as he sits dhyanasana on a separately high double lotus octagonal plinth, the Buddha figure painted with brown, Mandala glazed with brown and green with 2 chracters on the back, and i ...click for details
A Chinese Very Rare Pair of Pure Silver Weight / Ingots?-19th C.:
China, Qing dynasty, Guangxu Marks and of period, Dated 1875
Typical shapes, many characters marks on the top and bottom (please see photos).
Each ingot weight is 4.388 troy oz, or 8.776 troy oz for a pair
Itís in good condition with an aging patina.
Measuresments: 5.5cm L x 3.3cm w. x 2.5cm h.approximately