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All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Swords and Related : Pre 1900 item #1264335
Dmitry Levit Asian Art
$750.00
Pair of 19th century Japanese sword menuki depicting Chinese Immortals: 1. A reclining female reading an open scroll. 2. A seated male with a war hat and a bow holding a bird. Excellent design, bronze with fire gilding and silver inlays, superb casting and detailing - see the extraordinary face of the male, beautiful patina, in great condition. Length 1 7/16 inches.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Swords and Related : Pre 1900 item #1264330
Dmitry Levit Asian Art
$500.00
Pair of 19th century Japanese sword menuki depicting: 1. Kanzan and Jittoku reading an open scroll, with Jittoku’s broom on the ground behind them. 2. A landscape in scholar’s taste with 2 huts, rocks and trees. According to a legend, Kanzan and Jittoku lived in a kitchen of a Chinese Zen Buddhist monastery and talked nonsensical language, which some took as a sign of them being enlightened. The second menuki alludes to the tranquility of a simple natural setting...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Swords and Related : Pre 1900 item #1264326
Dmitry Levit Asian Art
$500.00
Pair of 19th century Japanese sword menuki each depicting an undulating water dragon in different attitude. Excellent design, shakudo with gold inlaid eyes, superb casting and detailing, beautiful patina, in great condition. Length 2 inches.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Swords and Related : Pre 1900 item #1264318
Dmitry Levit Asian Art
$500.00
Pair of 19th century Japanese sword menuki each depicting an undulating dragon among clouds in different attitude. Did not photograph well - photos came out too harsh. Excellent design, bronze with fire gilding, superb casting and detailing, beautiful patina. Length 1 7/8 inches.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Swords and Related : Pre 1837 VR item #1264317
Dmitry Levit Asian Art
$350.00
Pair of early 19th century Japanese sword menuki each depicting an undulating dragon in different attitude. Excellent design, bronze with fire gilding, great casting and detailing, beautiful patina. Length 1 9/16 inches.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Swords and Related : Pre 1900 item #1264199
Dmitry Levit Asian Art
$750.00
Pair of 19th century Japanese sword menuki depicting chidori (plovers) in flight in different attitudes. Superb quality work to the last detail, fantastic example of Japanese metalwork. Shakudo with gold inlays, in excellent condition. Each is signed on the side - see details. Length 7/8 inches.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Swords and Related : Pre 1900 item #1264198
Dmitry Levit Asian Art
$450.00
Pair of 19th century Japanese sword menuki each depicting a pair of cranes wading through a stream with water plants. Elegant design, bronze with gilding and silver inlays, overall in great condition. Length 1 3/4 inches.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Swords and Related : Pre 1900 item #1264197
Dmitry Levit Asian Art
$475.00
Pair of 19th century Japanese sword menuki each depicting a samurai with a weapon in different attitudes: one is wielding a sword, the other a naginata (a machete on a wooden shaft). Wonderful work, bronze with silver inlays and gilding, slight wear, in great condition. Length 1 1/16 inches.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Swords and Related : Pre 1900 item #1264195
Dmitry Levit Asian Art
$375.00
Pair of early 19th century Japanese sword menuki depicting wild boars resting on rockery, one with young. Great design and detailing, bronze with dark patina, gold highlights. Length 1 1/2 inches.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Swords and Related : Pre 1900 item #1235227
Dmitry Levit Asian Art
$195.00
Single 19th century Japanese sword menuki depicting a man pulling 2 stems of bamboo. Extraordinary work with superb detailing - see his face, hair, bamboo leaves and finely worked designs on his clothes. Bronze with beautiful coppery patina, silver inlaid details of his belt and sandals, in great condition, signed with 2 characters on a plaque inside. Length 1 1/2 inches.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Swords and Related : Pre 1900 item #1225332
Dmitry Levit Asian Art
$500.00
Pair of early 19th century good size Japanese sword menuki each depicting a riding crop - the one with dark patina with abumi (stirrup), the gilded one with a long tailed bird on a wooden bucket. Superb design, excellent quality work - see the perfectly imitated bamboo texture of the crops, inlaid silver spots on the stirrup and rope texture on bucket. Silvering and gilding, in excellent condition. Length 2 inches.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Swords and Related : Pre 1900 item #1225331
Dmitry Levit Asian Art
$500.00
Pair of 19th century good size Japanese sword menuki each depicting an undulating dragon in different attitude. Excellent design, bronze with fire gilding, superb casting and detailing, beautiful patina, in great condition. Length 2 5/16 inches.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Swords and Related : Pre 1900 item #1225330
Dmitry Levit Asian Art
$500.00
Pair of 19th century Japanese sword menuki each depicting a samurai with a drawn weapon on a horse swimming among rolling waves. Did not photograph well. The subject is Kagesue and Takatsuna, two famous warriors, competing with each other to cross the Uji river to be the first one to engage the enemy on the opposite side. Superb design, wonderful detailing, bronze with beautiful patina, gold inlaid highlights. Length 2 inches.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Swords and Related : Pre 1900 item #1225327
Dmitry Levit Asian Art
$450.00
Pair of 19th century Japanese sword menuki depicting ikebana arrangements containing fruits on branches on bed of wide reeds, all tied with ribbons. Superb elegant design in Japanese taste, extraordinary crisp work, bronze with black/brown patina and fire gilding, in perfect condition. Height 1 5/8 inches.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Swords and Related : Pre 1800 item #1225325
Dmitry Levit Asian Art
$350.00
Pair of good size late 18th century menuki - Japanese sword fittings - depicting a pair of chilong (water dragon) with their slim bodies in different attitudes. Great design and detailing, fire gilding (obvious wear). Length 2 1/8 inches.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Swords and Related : Pre 1900 item #1225324
Dmitry Levit Asian Art
$450.00
Pair of 19th century Japanese sword menuki each depicting a pair of armored samurai in sword fights in different attitudes. Wonderful work, bronze with gilding, slight wear, in very good condition. Length 1 1/4 inches.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Swords and Related : Pre 1900 item #1225323
Dmitry Levit Asian Art
$325.00
Pair of 19th century Japanese sword menuki depicting kaki fruit - Japanese persimmon - on branches with leaves. Excellent design in Japanese taste. Bronze with beautiful brown patina, gold inlaid dewdrops on leaves, in great condition. Length 1 1/2 inches.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Swords and Related : Pre 1837 VR item #1225065
Dmitry Levit Asian Art
$195.00
Single 19th century good size Japanese sword menuki depicting a landscape with a fishing village including such elements as rocks, drying nets, temple and temple gates and various trees. The material of the body is iron, notoriously difficult to work with. Excellent work with superb detailing, copper inlays and gilding beautiful patina, in great condition. Length 2 7/17 inches.