Early Japanese imari jar. Height is ", width is " Condition is excellent except for the missing lid. Iron red overglaze decorations on blackish blue cobalt and white porcelain. This is heavy for size and strongly constructed.
Tiffany patented this pattern in 1902. It is 6 1/4" long and is beautifully monogramed SP in a curvelinear script. Condition is appropriate for age with some rubbing to the tail of the handle.(see images) An elegant spoon with a fluted bowl in the classic Edwardian taste.
Unusual figural design hand painted on an 18" diameter imari charger. Design is highlighted by delicate gold embellishments to the clouds, the pine and throughout.
Depth is 3" and condition is excellent. There are several places where there is a subtle color change to the clay body that is probably from the firing process. (See images) This is part of the charger's handmade character and not distracting.
Canton posset cup in traditional blue and white porcelain with a Blue Willow design. Strap handle,a lid that may be married due to slight color difference in the clay body (only visible when looking at interiors.) Height is 3", width is 3", condition is excellent.
Charming French faience soup tureen with hand painted decoration. Diameter is 8", height is 7". Condition is very good with some losses to enamel of finial as shown and mild internal thermal craquelure. A charming piece of faience from the turn of the century to the 1930's.
A classic Nankin Blue Willow pagoda design with figures in the landscape and on the bridge. Diameter is 9", depth is 1 1/2". Condition is good with a 1" super tight hairline to the rim, a few rim fleabites more easily felt than seen.
Beautifully hand fabricated out of nickel this candle pricket is unmarked but has a Scandanavian sensibility. Perhaps this was a prototype for manufacture? Height is 9.25", widest part of base is 5", bobeche is 4" corner to corner and is hand hammered on the underside. Surface is brushed. A pretty object with lots of style.
Large Japanese lacquerware tray with maki cranes on nashiki ground. Width is 21.5", width 12". Condition is good with small chips to nashiki edges, black back and several stains.(see image)The important parts are all present, well painted and this is worth repairing.