Massive Chinese bronze mirror, dating to the Ming Dynasty (1368-1644 AD)
Large circular mirror with inverted rim and plain round central knob, decorated with four Chinese characters along with eight Taoist motifs and dogs running around the central knob. ...click for details
A Bi disc, symbol of heaven carved in low relief with dragon and phoenix on both sides, with a Dragon ornament in openwork on top. Carved in fine archaic style. Chinese, likely Qing Dynasty 1644-1911. Beautiful white jade with brown areas, wear and aged surfaces.
ANTIQUE JADE LIONESS, PARROT ON IT'S BACK, CARVED IN WHITE JADE, DATING QING DYNASTY, 17TH.-19TH. CENTURY.
The lion is carved standing on it's hind legs with a large tommy and breast, fierce looking open jaw with tungue protruding between it's sharp teeth. On it's shoulders and back sits a large Parrot. ...click for details