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All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Porcelain : Pre 1900 item #1266086 (stock #3045)
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$600.00
A rare Japanese Hirado censer decorated in underglaze blue seven groups of reed sin water on its balloon-form upper section. The staining and cracking to the round base's upper section indicates it actually was used to burn incense. Dating is difficult due to its unusual shape, but mid-19th century is probably a correct age. Measurements are 15.8cm high X 14cm diameter, or 6 1/8" X 5 1/2".
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Porcelain : Pre 1900 item #1251702 (stock #3029)
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$1,650.00
This Imari charger measures 58.2cm diameter, or 22.75 inches. It dates to the Meiji period, about 1880. Its complex decoration includes eagles on pines and a central maple growing from behind a draped cloth screen or fence. The base has small firing spur marks to support it during firing. It probably was made for export to Europe or the United States. There is very minor wear to the enamels but no chips or cracks. Due to its large size, shipping will be charged to the buyer.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Porcelain : Pre 1800 item #1245229 (stock #1493)
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$145.00
With a design based on late Ming dynasty porcelain, this set dates to about 1750-1780. The barbed rim on each has a gold wash, now a bit worn. Each has an apocryphal Hsuan-Te mark and is 18.3cm diameter, or 7 1/4". No chips or cracks.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Stoneware : Pre 1900 item #1245225 (stock #2510)
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$145.00
A 20.3cm (8") Japanese Seto stoneware plate decorated in iron-brown with horse eye spirals around the cavetto. The rim has a thick wash of iron-brown dripping in places onto the interior. It dates to the mid 19th century. Condition: small rim chip, three firing spur marks, long hairline crack and a short hairline crack from rim, darkened from use.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Porcelain : Pre 1900 item #1062203 (stock #1735/40)
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$225.00
Each of this pair of porcelain sake bottles is marked Eiraku and dates to about 1890. Each has a silver rim and throat liner which has tarnished with age. The cloisonne influenced decoration has relief trailed slip around the lotus scrolls, cloud and half diamond bands. Each is 13cm high or 5 1/8th inches high and is undamaged.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Paintings : Pre 1910 item #979452
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$450.00
Executed in ink, light colors and gofun on silk, this painting depicts a man guiding a bamboo raft through rapids, probably at or near Arashiyama in Kyoto. It is signed Shuzan, most likely Matsuo Shuzan, a later 19th century Kyoto artist. The style is nearer Nihonga than Shijo. Measurements are 33.3cm high X 38.3cm wide for the image, and 55.5cm high X 61cm wide overall. Condition is good, except for a faint line visible along the borders.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Earthenware : Pre 1900 item #854311 (stock #2839)
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$900.00
A rare Japanese Satsuma pottery two-part device for producing scents, late Edo. Unsigned, it has finely executed shells, tsuba, phoenix and floral roundels with birds in gold and enamels. It measures 11 inches high X 10.5 inches wide, or 28cm X 26cm overall. This device has been used and there are traces of ash in the base, slight staining to the sides, hairline cracks to the upper section and an old repair to the lid. The lid's rim has been bound in metal to secure the repair...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Swords and Related : Pre 1900 item #844099 (stock #103)
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$300.00
A finely executed unsigned shakudo fuchi-kashira set, 19th century. With gold and silver onlay of stirrups, horse bits and riding crops, this set dates to the early to mid 19th century. Measurements are 3.8cm and 3.3cm long.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Stoneware : Pre 1900 item #843850 (stock #2767)
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$1,400.00
This Seto plate is decorated in underglaze blue and iron brown with a cherry spray, the character for cuckoo (hototogisu), and what probably are pine needles. It dates to circa 1850 and measures 10.25 inches or 26cm diameter. There is a 1cm chip to the rim and five firing spur marks in the center.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Swords and Related : Pre 1800 item #819172 (stock #828)
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$1,750.00
This pair of iron abumi is inlaid with silver and gold cherry blossoms on their fronts and sides. Each is signed Kashu Ujinobu. The family name was Katsuki. There were two generations of Ujinobus active, according to Robert Haynes book on sword fitting makers, The Index of Japanese Sword Fittings and Associated Artists. See entry H11016.0. Red lacquer on the interiors appears to be original. Measurements are 23.7cm high X 38cm long each...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Folk Art : Pre 1900 item #697363 (stock #1001)
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$450.00
A Japanese decagonal keyaki jizai or pothook, 19th century. From an old Pacific Northwest collection, this hook has a very dark patina and heavy wear where a rope was slung for suspension of a pot or teapot. It measures 38.5cm long or 15". There is a recent long shallow crack visible in one image.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Paintings : Pre 1920 item #681381 (stock #275)
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$1,200.00
A large album of 24 landscapes, dated 1912, by Shiokawa Ichido. Each leaf is in ink and light colors on silk, signed and with one seal of the artist. With green brocade mounting and green brocade covers to the boards. An original inscribed wood box is included. Measurements are 11 1/4" high X 8 1/2" wide, or 28.3cm X 22.6cm, with overall dimensions 13 1/4" X 10 1/2". The condition is good overall for this accordion style album, but one section has separated...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Paintings : Pre 1800 item #662738 (stock #265)
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$3,800.00
A Japanese Kano school four panel screen depicting three Chinese scholars in a landscape, circa 1700. This screen measures 99 1/2" long X 55" high or 253cm X 140cm. It is unsigned. It comes from a local estate and has not been cleaned or repaired.