Fine Chinese arts and Antiques by Admor Antiques Gallery
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Hardstones : Pre 1492 item #1196844
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A very rare white jade carving of a boy flying above clouds and holding Ruyi flower above him. The carving was from Yuan-Ming period. The boy's face is delicately engraved in a fine low relief, giving him broadened features and wide, bulging cheeks. His hair is tied with ribbons in very well engraved bunches.

Published on 'Emperor, Scholar, Artisan, Monk' by Paul Moss. 1984, no. 89.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Snuff Bottles : Pre 1800 item #1177957
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This is a very finely carved antique white jade snuff bottle. The body of the bottle is elongated melon form with vines and leaves extending to the sides. Vivid high relief carving of butterfly attached on the melon. Very delicate and beautiful carving style. This bottle is not like most other jade pebble snuff bottles with no bottom to support, it can stand up alone.

The item has been kept well with very nice patina of the white jade...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Metalwork : Pre 1800 item #1176201
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This is a magnificent Chinese repousse silver jade dragons treasure vessel with cover, and it dates from the 18th century. The vessel was used in the temple or nobleman's home to contain the offering for the respected buddhas during the ceremony or special events. Complex and gorgeous repousse silver works decorated with stylized mythical beasts surrounded by Ruyi clouds above waves. The domed cover decorated with high relief carving of one vivid dragon holding the Lingzhi in the mouth...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Metalwork : Pre 1900 item #1175365
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This is a very fine and beautiful antique Chinese SILVER card case with double sided diffrent scenes. One side depicts a gentleman reading books with his friend in the private garden, there is a maid serving the tea and snacks, and another guest is coming under a guard's lead. The other side carved with magpies stay on the plum tree, which indicates good fortune comes on the way. The case has two open sections for holding the cards...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Hardstones : Pre 1800 item #1172147
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A charming and beautifully carved white jade wrist rest from Chinese Kangxi period, 17-18th century. This scholar's wrist rest carved with a typical scene of Kangxi period as a deer standing under the pine trees, which indicates the scholar's pursuing spiritual life of complete resting in the nature.

Jade Size: 9.3 cm x 4.5 cm. On stand 3.3 cm tall. Comes with a hardwood stand. Very good condition with no damage.

All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Snuff Bottles : Pre 1900 item #1161115
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Antique Chinese Cloisonne snuff bottle with Tai Ping You Xiang motif, The body shape is at very unique of cubic. It bears hand carved four characters' mark of Qian Long Nian Zhi. A peace-embodying elephant was a usual design for the articles in the Qing-Dynasty court. It is believed to bring auspiciousness and happiness. It described different motif of brush pot and flowers on another side.

The overall condition is very good. Original stopper. Size: 3". tall...

All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Metalwork : Pre 1700 item #1143707
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Antique Chinese bronze censer on wood stand from the 17th Century, bearing a six character Xuande mark. The resonance sound is like a bell sound when tapped. Comes with a carved wood stand, but may not be original stand.

Size: About 5-3/4" across the widest point of the body. Diameter of top rim 5-1/4". Height: 3.5" without stand. Net weight 1112 g. Very good condition with no damage. Age wear.

Image note: The photos were taken under natural afternoon sun light...

All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Metalwork : Pre 1700 item #1143704
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A very special and rare antique Chinese MING bronze censer with double standing ears, bearing a mark of Xuande on the base.

Size: 6" long across two handles. 4.25" tall. Weight 838 g. Condition: Good condition except a small dent and light scrach as shown in the last photo. Provenance: Fleurdelys Gallery, England

All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Metalwork : Pre 1920 item #1140017
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One Pair Chinese Cloisonnie Birds Carring Vases, early 20th Century. Vases are removable from top of the birds. Good condition with no major damage. Minor enamel loss. Age patina. Each at 13" tall.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Metalwork : Pre 1900 item #1134905
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This is a rare and large Chinese export silver centerpiece - a trophy or champion cup. It belongs to the early 19th century Chinese silverwork, which is harder to find comparing to the silver pieces from the late 19th century or early 20th century. This silver centerpiece has elaborate designs hammered out by early master Chinese craftsmen. The repousse work on the neck depicts numerous cranes and birds playing aound the bamboo, and two hunters are strolling around to find the targets...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Metalwork : Pre 1920 item #1131183
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Elegant and colorful old Chinese gilt silver censer with enameled floral and leaf decoration, fitted with two floral form handles and finial. A 'Silver' mark stamped on base. Very good condition except one minor dent on inside of the cover as shown in the photo. Height: 13.2 cm.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Metalwork : Pre 1900 item #1113809
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19th Century Chinese Sterling Silver goblet depicts people's peaceful Life Enjoyment. High quality and fine repousse silver work decorated with a scholar reading by the window, a fisherman, a peasant and a cowboy sitting on his cow heading back home. The motif described a traditional people's enjoyment of life. It is a great example of high quality antique Chinese silver artwork. Gold wash surface inside.

Excellent condition. Maker's mark sealed on the base edge...

All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Metalwork : Pre 1910 item #1112630
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An interesting antique Chinese silver box detail of hand chased story figures with clear faces. The sides has repousse work of figures too, also dragons and fish through ruyi clouds. It seems to describe a story about two men and a horse. Maker's mark sealed on the base. Very good condition.

Length: 11.5cm; Width: 7.2cm; Height: 3cm. Weight: 6oz or 168g.

All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Hardstones : Pre 1837 VR item #1100911
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A beautiful white jade plaque with poem on one side and landscape on the other. From Mid Qing dynasty possibly 18th century. The story of this plaque is the famous scholar Sushi from the Song Dynasty visit the Red Cliff 夜 游 赤 壁 子 刚 牌. Size:6cm x 4 cm. Good condition.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Scholar Art : Pre 1700 item #1100772
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Antique Chinese bronze censer from the 16th century Ming dynasty. 锦 带 天 鸡 炉. Identical censer can be seen in the famous book of censers:《大 明 宣 德 炉 总 论》,page 174. Size: 18cm across from handle to handle, 9.5 cm height. A small crack on the rim; should be easily repaired. Good patina through out. Good Xuande mark on the bottom. Good weight of 1,557 grams. An item not easy to find in today's market. Fr...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Metalwork : Pre 1910 item #1098140
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WANG HING THREE-PIECE CHINESE EXPORT SILVER TEA SET, Late 19th Century. In hexagonal form with chased flower and bird decoration, very fine repousse work. Bamboo-form spout, finials and handles. Ivory protection on the handle of teapot. Consists of a teapot, creamer, and covered sugar bowl. Stamped marks for Wang Hing Co. and maker's marks on each piece.

Very good condition with no damage.
Sizes:
Tea pot: 16cm tall, 22cm handle to spout.
Sugar bowl: 12cm tall, 16cm handle to ...

All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Indian Subcontinent : Himalayas : Pre 1900 item #1097701
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The butter lamps help to focus the mind and aid meditation. Offering of light are thought to create great merit. Butter lamps are the traditional Tibetan way of making this offering. This beautiful Tibetan silver butter lamp was handcrafted with engraving and repousse, from the 18-19th century. It has been left unpolished with good patina, though there is nothing to prevent its being shined.

It is in good condition. Size: 5 3/4" tall.

Provenance: from the Pooley collection, Rockford, IL...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Metalwork : Pre 1700 item #1094587
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A beautiful Chinese antique bronze censer (天雞爐)from the 16/17th century Ming dynasty. It has well formed shape with simplicity. The phoenix (天雞)head on each side. A hard to find good patina with beautiful shine. A six character Xuande Mark on the underside. Perfect size for scholar's desktop. Very good condition for it's age with one minor repair on the rim and small dents. It is 12 cm between each phoenix head, and 6.35 cm in height. Weigh...