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All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Enamel : Pre 1900 item #1333544 (stock #54314)
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$125.00
Featuring an antique Japanese miniature cloisonne teapot with phoenix panel on one side and butterflies on the other. Cute size/shape with goldstone in enamel. Excellent condition. No issues, restorations, damages. Dimensions: just under 3" high x just under 4" long with handle x 2.5" diameter at base. Dates circa 1880-1890. Postage/insurance extra. Satisfaction guaranteed or money back providing item returned in sent condition within 3 days of receipt and the way it was packed...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Netsuke and Related : Pre 1900 item #1340922
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Featuring a antique carved netsuke of nice little grouping with Jurojin and boy. The boy is holding a fan, and a scroll is at their feet. Nice detail and patina. Circa 1890. 1 5/8" tall x 1 1/4" wide x approximately 3/4" deep. Very good condition. Signed on underside on scroll. Postage insurance extra. Sales tax charged if sold in NY state unless valid NY state tax number and signed NY state sales tax form provided...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Porcelain : Pre 1800 item #1146476 (stock #48311g)
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Featuring a superb and rare 18th century Japanese Imari 9.5" plate in 5 colors, blue, orange, gold, green and lavender. Unusual design, with blue star like configuration and dragon in center. Border with mythological birds and animals, the phoenix, and the lion or shi shi. Very good condition, but with tight hairline crack. No other damages, chips or restorations. Displays beautifully and a great example of early Japanese Imari...
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Metals : Silver : Sterling : Pre 1900 item #648084 (stock #11340)
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$165.00
An ornate American sterling silver match safe with lovely scroll, floral and lion head motif engraved Billey Aug. 20, 1894. Wonderful design, shape and patina. Remarkable, excellent condition. Stamped sterling with the Whiting company hall mark. Striker on bottom. Snaps closed tightly. Measures 2 3/4" long by almost 1 1/2" wide. Return privilege providing item returned in sent condition, in original packaging and shortly after having received it. Postage/insurance extra...
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Organics : Ivory : Pre 1900 item #704228 (stock #1379)
The Incurable Collector
$175.00
Featuring a rare and unusual marine ivory American scrimshaw key, probably walrus tusk and dating to the 19th century. Measures 4 1/4" long and 1/8" deep, and 7/8" at widest point at the top.It has a nice worn feeling and a nice patina. Return privilege providing item returned within 3 days of having received it and in sent condition. Postage/insurance extra. NY buyer pays their local county sales tax on item and shipping charges unless valid NY state tax number and sales tax form provided.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Enamel : Pre 1920 item #1350128 (stock #1222916)
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$375.00
Featuring an unusual Meiji cloisonne enamel plique a jour(like a stained glass window) vase with several colorful, shaded mums, in fall colors of golden yellow, peachy rust, and leaves in several shades of green, some touched with brown, all on a lighter green background. The profuse flowers and leaves cover the entire vase. Copper mounts. Approximately 3.5" tall x 3" wide. Dates to the early 20th century...
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Metals : Silver : Sterling : Pre 1900 item #648087 (stock #287D)
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$80.00
A sterling silver hair pin or jewlery tray for dresser with ornate design of flowers and scrolls, excellent workmanship. Stamped sterling, 925 fine, and Unger Brother's hall mark, a U over a B. Dating to the late 19th century. Excellent condition with no damages, dents, scratches or repairs. Measures 4 1/2" x 3". Return privilege providing item returned in sent condition shortly after having received it and in original packaging...
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Metals : Silver : Sterling : Pre 1920 item #661044 (stock #5337)
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sold, thank you!
A good sterling silver napkin ring with nice beaded design dating to the early 20th century. Initials A.C.K. Stamped sterling and the Gorham hall mark. Measures 1" wide and 1 1/2" in diameter. Excellent condition with no repairs or damages. Weighs 6 penny weights. Return privilege providing item returned in sent condition within a short amount of time. Postage/insurance extra. New York buyer pays their local county sales tax on item and postage unless valid tax number and resale certificate prov...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Enamel : Pre 1910 item #1329283 (stock #875C)
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$400.00
400.00
Featuring a fine antique Japanese enamel cloisonne set of 6 plaques illustrating the basic steps in the making of Japanese cloisonne. #1, drawing a design on copper, #2, affixing silver wires(cloisons)that conform to design with glue, #3, first enamel coating and firing, #4, Second enamel coating and firing, #5 Final firing with enamel higher than level of wires and #6, polishing the enamel to the level of the wires. The entire process took days to years depending on the amount of detail in the ...
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Metals : Silver : Sterling : Pre 1900 item #747674 (stock #71022)
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sold thank you!
Featuring a one of a kind English sterling silver miniature sword that could be used as a letter opener or paper cutter knife. Fully hallmarked with the lion for England, leopards head for London, Victoria's head for Victorian era, and date mark D in a shield for 1879-1880. Makers mark EHS. Both scabbard and sword stamped. Chain with ring for hanging as for a chatelaine attached. Beautifully made and unique. Worthy of being published in a book, as Stephen Helliwell's book(Christie's Collector's ...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Enamel : Pre 1920 item #954639
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Featuring a wonderful Japanese cloisonne vase with wireless egrets or herons. The beaks and eyes of the 11 birds are outlined in wires. The soft robin's egg blue background is stunning against the pure white birds. Vase measures approximately 5" high x 4" wide. Signed with impressed flag mark on metal base. Pristine condition. No chips, cracks, restorations or damages whatsoever. Return privelege providing item returned in sent condition, within 3 days of receipt and original packing material. S...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Pre 1900 item #1220412 (stock #519C)
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$1,400.00
Featuring a fine Golden Age Japanese 9.5" silver wire cloisonne vase with 3 panels on cobalt blue background. Fabulous detail. Circa 1890. One panel with cranes, flying over waves and standing on a rock with pine, another with wisteria, several birds and flowers, and on reverse, a bird perched on stump amongst irises and various other flowers. Condition: the metal bottom has been replaced and looks great, a repaired spot under rim in border(see photos), an area with stress cracks which are hard ...
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Metals : Silver : Sterling : Pre 1837 VR item #1075384 (stock #48711)
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Featuring a rare, English, early to mid 19th century, antique sterling silver and coral baby rattle and whistle. Lovely repousse work all over the surface. There are 5 bells(the 6th one is missing), a ring for hanging, and a fine coral piece for teething and good luck. The whistle does not work(it could probably be fairly easy to adjust to work) and the mouth piece, just under it,(perhaps the baby teethed in the wrong place!), is slightly indented on both sides(see photo). The hallmarks are hard...
All Items : Antiques : Instruments and Implements : Sewing : Pre 1910 item #1314529 (stock #914515)
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$275.00
Featuring a superb quality antique 14k solid yellow gold thimble with ornate raised scroll border and a for-get-me-not flower in the midst of the scroll work. Size 10. Engraved with name Elizabeth. Stamped 14k and a hallmark. The hallmark is a Christmas tree or an arrow with a C, the hallmark of Carter Gough & Company, one of the fine New Jersey companies. Circa 1900. Excellent condition. No damages or repairs. Perfectly round. Weight, 4.6 grams. Postage/insurance extra. Return privilege providi...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Ivory : Pre 1910 item #789357 (stock #2670)
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$700.00
Featuring a Japanese ivory bijin beauty in full kimono costume and holding a ball of flowers. She may be a bride. Excellent detail in the robe and flowers. Very peaceful expression in her well carved facial features. Hair is exquisitely carved also. Measures 4 1/2" tall. Base measures 2" by almost 1 1/2". Excellent condition. No chips, damages or restorations.Dates c. 1900. Return privilege providing item returned in sent condition within 3 days of receipt and original packaging. Postage/insuran...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Porcelain : Pre 1900 item #1022399 (stock #366D)
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$900.00
Featuring an early, rare and wonderful Japanese studio porcelain vase with a crane standing amongst grasses on a brown pottery like glaze background. Signed in blue, Makuzu Kozan, on porcelain plaque. Excellent condition, but with a tight age hairline in glaze on side/top edge which carries into the interior. Very hard to see and would not know it is there unless told and looking with magnification under strong light.More photos available if requested. Measures about 5 3/4" tall x 4.5" in diamet...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Netsuke and Related : Pre 1920 item #1157352 (stock #209V)
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Featuring a charming, intricately carved antique Japanese Meiji period ivory netsuke of family, a mother and two children, washing a horse who has his head down while he chomps on some hay. He is tied to a post, and his back legs are in a wooden tub. Dating c. 1900. Dimensions, 1 1/4" diameter, height 1 3/8". A small tea house with a window has been carved into the underside of the base. This was probably done to hide a flaw in the ivory(where the window is, not to be mistaken for the himatoshi)...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Enamel : Pre 1900 item #651256 (stock #294D)
The Incurable Collector
$995.00
A fine quality colorful and artistic Japanese cloisonne cabinet vase worked with silver wires dating to the Golden Age. Iris clumps growing in stylized water(a Japanese design often found on the works of Kumeno Teitaro) and various aquatic plants on a cobalt blue background. Much fine work encircling vase on all sides. Unusual extra piece at top with fine silver wire design on top. Greek key design in silver wire boarder around neck. This piece could be attributed to Kumeno Teitaro. Measures 3 1...