Antique Chinese, 19th century Qing Dynasty, café-au-lait porcelain circular saucer resting on a small cylindrical foot, the interior is hand painted underglaze in blue on white ground with fishes and foliate scroll.
CONDITION: Condition: 2 chips to the rim otherwise in good condition, no cracks or repairs.
MEASUREMENTS: Diameter: 10.2 cm (4 in)...
Very rare Pair of Chinese sleeves daggers, early 19th century. Details: long single – edged blades mounted in pale whitish-green jade faced hilts with pure gold bands, the scabbards are made of exotic wood finely carved in chequered panels, solid gold chape is superbly incised with floral ornaments. Sleeves daggers were small enough to be hidden by Chinese aristocracy in a sleeve or elaborate silk robes and particularly useful in a surprise attack...
SOLD Antique 16th-17th century Islamic Ottoman Moroccan Sword Palash. Details: A solid steel hilt of classical shape forged in one piece of steel comprising a straight quillon outer ring –guard recurved knuckle –guard, the grip is carved from a massive piece of rhino horn fitted with a shaped silver collar at the base and engraved silver pommel plaque. An early European long broad double-edged blade cut with a shallow full-length fuller the forte with a reinforcement frame...
An 18th century Indian Mughal Bidriware Huqqa base of bell shape covered in sheet silver, areas cut out in floral designs and inlaid with burgundy enamel. Measurements: Height: 6 7/8 in (17,5cm). Diameter: 6 ½ in. (16,5 cm).
A very fine antique 18th century Indian Mughal Vase of pale green translucent jade carved in the form of two peacocks forming a trumpet neck with their tails, and with their heads terminating as a pair of handles. Dimensions: length: Height: 19 cm (7, 5 in) Width: 10. 2 cm (4in)
DETAILS: antique, 17th century, gun powder measuring gauge for muskets made of iron with fine details. The inner rod pulls out for a specific amount of the gunpowder.
MEASUREMENTS: Length with rod inserted: 12cm (4 ¾ in). Length with rod extended: 19cm (7 ½ in)
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This adorable antique Japanese Sumida Gawa vase has turned iron-red body, neck covered with a glaze of various shades of grey, green and black dripping down the shoulder and into the mouth. With children carrying a Buddhist drum and seated on the side of the vase. This piece is signed on a glazed plaque on side.
Condition: The vase is in good overall condition. As the photos show there is minor old damage; one of child's hand is missing and there is a crack on the body...
Antique 18th-19th century Chinese Qing Dynasty Peking Glass dress ornament carved in green emerald glass in the form of mythical-beast mask.
CONDITION: some minute chips in the Glass.
DIMENSIONS: Length 7 cm (2 3/4 in) 6, 5 cm (2 1/2 in) Width: 5.7cm (2 1/4 in) Height: 3. 5cm (1 3/8 in)
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Extremely rare authentic antique 19th century -1887 Carl Fabergé , Imperial Russian silver and niello cigarette case of rounded rectangular form decorated with a basket - weave pattern, a lid with a view of a domed architectural monument and marked on the interior "K. Faberge" in Cyrillic characters together with the double-headed eagle and struck with the Imperial Russian assay office mark "84" zolotnics - standard and the arms of the city of Moscow St...
A vintage, 20th Century, Inuit, Hand Carved Serpentine Stone (Soapstone) sculpture depicting a Seal, by Canadian Arctic Native Artist Juanasi, signed on the bottom in Inuit alphabet Juanasi.
CONDITION: In good condition, no cracks or restorations.
MEASUREMENTS: Overall length: 16.5 cm (6 1/2 inches)...
SOLD Authentic Antique Medieval Indian 11th – 12th century religious relief
carved from white marble depicting three Indian deities seated on a
throne in Latisana in arched niches flanked by attendant’s elephants
CONDITION: With a lovely old beige yellow tone patina and sign of
An authentic antique Polish officer sword Model 1917 known as the Legionowka, as the swords were used by the officers of the Polish Legions (Legiony Polskie), a Polish armed forces created in 1914 in Galicia, as the independent formation of the Austro – Hungarian Army.
DETAILS: A brass stirrup hilt deeply stamped on the outer side of the crossguard in an ellipse, MORAWSKI Ska w Warszawie, a leather-covered ribbed wooden grip, with an integral backpiece, decorated with the Polish crowned ...
Pre-Columbian Chimu Culture (850 -1450 AD) large blackware ceramic stirrup-spout vessel of the globular body decorated with an image of a crab.
MEASUREMENTS: Height: 27 ½ cm (10 ¾ inches). Width: 21 cm (8 ¼ inches).
CONDITION: in good condition except for the chip on the edge of the spout.
REFERENCES: “The centre of the Chimú culture (850-1450 A.D.) was the city of Chan Chan in the Moche river valley. The ruins of the city cover almost an area of 20 square km...
SOLD Antique 18th c Hungarian Partisan Guard of the City Eperies Prešov in Slovakia
A Rare Antique, early 18th century, dated 1711, Hungarian Partisan head, made for the Guard of the council of the city of Eperies now Presov Slovakia.
Details: Extremely well made of hand forged steel, with double-edged tapering blade with medial ridge, and thickened point, with a pair of shaped, and pierced with four holes, side-lugs.
The lower half of the head engraved on one side with a ...
Superb Quality Antique Japanese Satsuma ceramic by Gyokuzan, Meiji period, circa. (1886-1912) seven pieces sweet meat set composed of seven dishes finely hand painted with intricate details in various coloured enamels and gold depicting the seven gods of luck Shichi Fukujin, which means "seven happiness beings"...
This is rare, Indo Persian chain mail helmet “Kula Zirah”. The helmet is made of flatten, riveted mail. These types of helmets were also popular in Caucasus and Eastern Europe during 17th and 18th century. On the top of the helmet are; small plate and a plume holder. Length; 21 ½ inches from the top of the plume holder to the bottom of the mail.
This is artistically hand painted antique Qing Dynasty Rose Mandarin plate, made between the years 1840 and 1880 exclusively for export. The interior densely enameled and gilt with two panels depicting figures wearing characteristic Chinese costumes gathering on a terrace. Two of the segments enameled with flowers and birds.
This is a real Chinese porcelain of the 19th century, and not the modern reproductions.
MEASUEMENTS: approximately 9 inches in diameter...
Antique 18th -19th century Silver mounted Caucasian - Russian sword
Shashka. DETAILS: An 18th century slightly curved single – edged
sturdy blade, most likely of Polish origin, cut on each face with
elaborate fullering comprising broad and narrow fullers of differing
lengths, engraved and gilt with a scrollwork panel, a standing horned
deer, a Crescent Moon with face and stars...