Fine Chinese Coral Necklace..... Natural untreated Coral of good colour..... Original hand carved coral clasp,..... On original hand knotted silk string..... Dating from 19th century..... Weight 47 grams..... Total length is 95 cm Skillfully graduated beads..... Largest Bead is 10 mm..... middle beads are 7 mm..... smallest are 5.4 mm..... A long impressive necklace in very good antique condition
Antique Chinese Temple Hanging / Banner..... Large Impressive example..... The strong and heavy woven red felt ground hand embroidered in coloured silks in the Ming Style..... Magnificent writhing Five Claw Dragon. Dating from 19th century..... Wear commensurate with a huge very heavy textile which has been handled and displayed for over 100 years..... Felt ground still strong and stable. Wear and losses to silk embroidery in places..... Losses to gold wrapped threads.......
Chinese Embroidered Cushions..... Made from Textiles dating from 19th century..... Some wear to surface due to being sat upon over many years..... Still very decorative and useable..... SIZE:- 60 cm widest x narrows to 50 cm x 55 cm high
Fine Embroidered Silk Roundels..... Of the very finest quality in my opinion they are from the Imperial Workshops..... Dating from late 18th century. Set of Six..... They have been taken from their frames for safe shipping. Please let me know if you require the cardboard display mounts..... Considering their great age are in very good antique condition...
Chinese Embroidered Robe with Rank Badges..... Large size robe with long wide sleeves. The red silk ground embroidered with flowers and birds...... Good use of Peking knot work Dating from 19th century..... Very good antique condition throughout with just gentle signs of wear...... SIZE:- 177 cm from cuff to cuff x 108 cm long
Fine Chinese Coral Necklace..... Natural untreated Coral of good colour Original Clasp....., On original hand knotted silk string..... Dating from 19th century..... Weight 57 grams..... Total length is 60 cm Largest Bead is 18 mm diam (1.8 cm)..... Good Antique condtion with expected natural marks..... I am unable to open the clasp it is very tightly closed, the necklace does fit over my head, couple of old repairs to silk string.
Fine Chinese Woven Nine Dragon Robe..... Large superior quality formal court robe (chifu)..... Nine Imperial 5 claw Dragons, intricately hand woven in rich silver thread against a lively background of clouds, bats, cranes, precious objects and shou emblems..... Dating from 19th century.... Very good antique condition throughout with only very gentle signs of wear. One missing button..... SIZE:- 133 cm long
Antique Chinese Embroidered silk cover. Decorated with beautifully hand embroidered birds in a garden setting.....Cream silk lining..... Dating from late 19th early 20th Century.... Very good antique condition with gentle signs of wear, small marks commensurate with age and use.....SIZE:- 132 cm x 129 cm.
ine Chinese Silk Brocade Yardage Cape..... Large impressive cape constructed from very fine quality Dragon Robe yardage. The opulent silk brocade is of good weight and superior quality decorated with multi colour hand weaving..... The five claw Imperial Dragons are woven with gold wrapped thread..... The yardage dates from 19th century Very good antique condition throughout.......
Fine Antique Chinese Hanging.......
Fine Embroidered Silk Panel..... Exquisite Example..... Beautifully hand embroidered with great skill in the style of Imperial Palace Workshops..... Hundred Birds Design Good antique condition with expected gentle signs of wear commensurate with age and use. Mounted in good quality gilded wood frame and protected from UV light under museum quality acrylic cover..... Dating from 19th century..... SIZE:- Frame measures 51 cm high x 44 cm wide
Fine Embroidered Silk Panel..... Exquisite Example..... Beautifully hand embroidered with great skill in the style of Imperial Palace Workshops..... Hundred Birds Design Good antique condition with expected gentle signs of wear commensurate with age and use...
Antique 18th Century Chinese Yixing Teapot with Applique Decoration Very rare old teapot with beautiful decoration. Loss to dog on lid. Chip to underside of lid. Minor chips to rim of teapot. Very small chip to tip of spout. Body of teapot is in very good condition with no losses to applique. Dating from circa 1700-1750 Single hole spout. SIZE:- 16 cm wide x 10 cm high x 10cm deep
Pair Antique Chinese Wall Vases...Finely painted in underglaze cobalt blue....dating from qing dynasty....one vase has areas of kiln grit to back with associated firing faults to uneven edge which are in manufacture, a few surface scratches to back....One vase has a firing fault to rim with associated short hairline... otherwise no damage, chips, cracks or restorations....SIZE:- 12 cm high x 13cm widest part.