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All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Lacquer : Pre 1920 item #1255326 (stock #1974)
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$225.00
A fine antique Japanese metal/pewter/alloy mirror with raised plant designs. Rattan handle. Mirror fits in black and gold lacquer box decorated with flowers and scrolls. Another piece fits into the box at the handle to hold in place. Please inquire if more photos desired. Mirror signed with Japanese characters. Box dates to the first quarter of the 20th century, but the mirror may be a bit earlier. Dimensions of box 12" long x 8" wide x 1" high. Mirror a bit smaller and thinner to fit in box...
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 : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Porcelain : Pre 1900 item #734814 (stock #1308)
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Featuring a dramatic and wonderful Japanese studio Hirado porcelain plate with a mythological 4 footed beast with a dragon face, possibly an unusual form of a kirin, and a long coiled dragon, both facing each other and ready to attack. Dating to the last half of the 19th century. Measures 9 3/4" in diameter. Very good condition with no chips, cracks, restorations. There is some surface wear with light scratches. The pit in the center is in the firing, often seen on Hirado ware...
All Items : Antiques : Instruments and Implements : Walking Sticks : Pre 1900 item #565986 (stock #81626)
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Superb walking stick or cane with hand carved ivory dog's head. There is a decorative gilt metal piece between the head and the stick which I think is sterling as there is a tip on the bottom that is marked sterling and it is gilt also but the piece at the top is not marked. This cane is in excellent condition. I believe the dogs head is marine ivory or walrus tusk. This dog is really life like and well carved...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Enamel : Pre 1900 item #543658 (stock #221)
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Charming pair of ginbari Japanese cloisonne vases in excellent condition. No chips, cracks, repairs, or damages. Lovely coloration with lavender and blue spider mums, a salmon colored flower, and emerald green foliage on a silver light green background. Measuring 3 1/2" tall. Satisfaction guaranteed or money back. 3 day return privilege providing items returned in sent condition. Postage/insurance extra...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Enamel : Pre 1900 item #650518 (stock #310c)
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An unusual and fine Japanese Golden Age naturalistic cloisonne napkin ring done in the style of Namikawa Sosuke. The artistically rendered cherry blossoms in shades of pink and white encircle the napkin ring on a gray background, a lovely color combination. The arrow-like boarder is one that is found on Namikawa napkin rings. The wires are all brass. The hexagonal shape is unusual. The dimensions are 1 1/8" wide by 1 3/4" in diameter...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Porcelain : Pre 1900 item #594697 (stock #395)
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Very fine well decorated 4 3/4+" small Japanese Kutani cabinet vase with much detail. One panel with very artistically painted herons or cranes, the other with 6 men reading a scroll under a tree. The back ground with much detailed brocade design and 2 panels with stylized phoenix. Neck and foot with different designs...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Porcelain : Pre 1900 item #1332174
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$495.00
Featuring a fine and rare Japanese antique cloisonne six sided vase on porcelain(totai cloisonne). Decorated with a lotus scroll type pattern on mustard yellow background. Blue key fret pattern on top porcelain rim of vase. Dimensions: 9.25" high x 5" diameter. Very heavy, weighing 4 pounds. Signed in red by the artist Takeuchi Chubei. Dates circa 1880. Perfect condition! No damages, chips, dings or restorations. Satisfaction guaranteed or money back providing item returned in sent condition wit...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Pre 1900 item #1244030
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$1,800.00
A Japanese lacquer paper weight okimono in the form of a mallet(kozuchi). Meiji period(late 19th century. Decorated in gold and colored lacquer hiramaki-e and kirikane with florets and with simulated wood-rain ground in togidashi technique, the handle with nashiji. 5 3/4in(14.6 cm) long x 3 1/8in high. With colorful woven and tasseled cord. Near mint condition, with just a tiny bit of raised gold on one side of mallet(see photo 6. Return privilege providing item returned in sent condition within...
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Metals : Silver : Continental : Pre 1910 item #691092 (stock #2496)
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Featuring a miniature replica of a Dutch windmill with flag. Blades of windmill turn. Dates circa 1900. Excellent condition. Dutch hallmark for sterling on one blade(see photo). Measures 2 3/4" high x 1 1/4" in diameter. Return privilege providing item returned in sent condition shortly after having been received. New York buyer pays their local county sales tax on item and shipping charges unless valid New York tax number and resale certificate provided.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Metalwork : Pre 1900 item #649068 (stock #420C)
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A fine Japanese Meiji box probably made by sword makers in the late 19th century. The intricate work of copper,silver gold and other mixed metals is inlaid or worked into iron. The top with a farmer. detailed with a hoe over his shoulder, a pipe in his hand, and a stripped jacket standing by a tree worked in with gold and with a boarder of intricate morning glories, lilies, leaves. A signature is next to his left hip on a gold tablet. The two ends with owls that look like they could have been me...
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Metals : Silver : Sterling : Pre 1900 item #463878 (stock #101381)
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Fabulous large sterling silver water pitcher, circa 1900, unusual octagonal shape.Unidentified hallmark and "Hand Made" and "sterling" marks.The exquisite design is all hand engraved and is quite beautiful with urns, scrolls, flowers and much more detail. The pitcher weighs over 2 1/2 pounds on kitchen scale and measures 8" high and 10 1/2" from tip of spout to end of handle. Mint condition-no dents, repairs,scratches etc. It would be stunning on a side board and also very useful. Satisfaction ...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Earthenware : Pre 1910 item #1139827
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$400.00
Featuring a fine Meiji era Satsuma 7.5" plate with image of a samurai in a landscape with buildings in the distance and a crowd of figures. The rim is minutely decorated with polychrome flowers and five reserves with various flowers. Signed in gilt and impressed marks for Kinkozan. The scene depicts Act 2 from Chusengara. Chusengara is the story of the samurai that kill themselves to defend the honor of their lord, a very famous story in Japanese history, an uncommon motif on Satsuma. This plate...
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Metals : Silver : Sterling : Pre 1920 item #694587 (stock #61136)
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Featuring a very rare and unusual signed Tiffany sterling silver pomander or potpourri box with intricate pierced work made in England with English hallmarks for Tiffany & Co.. The top has much open work with elaborate designs and in the middle is a medallion of Pegasus and a woman. The sides of the box are decorated with scrolls. The hallmarks on the side of the lid are the lion for England, the leopards head for London, and the initials WC, the makers mark. Also on the side of the lid are engr...
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Ceramics : English : Pre 1900 item #981371 (stock #1207)
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Featuring an absolutely gorgeous museum quality antique Minton china compote with pierced rim, all hand painted with beautiful shading and detail in the lush grapes, stem and leaves and also, with some raised enamel. So artistic and just superb workmanship. This piece is not marked except for a hand painted red "k". But I guarantee it is Minton, as it is from a matching set with other pieces that were impressed with Minton, and English registry stamp. Dates to the third quarter of the 19th centu...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Ivory : Pre 1910 item #1338515 (stock #GSR)
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$195.00
An ivory okimono carving of farmer sitting on a platform with a hoe, offering a squash in one hand and a basket by his side with more squash on the other side. The hoe is removable. Signed on underside with red lacquer inlaid plaque. Dates circa 1900. Dimensions:2 3/4" long x 2" deep x 2 1/4" high. Very good condition although one of the posts of the platform has been professionally restored/replaced so that it rests evenly. The post cannot be seen when on display and one would never know it had...
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Metals : Silver : Sterling : Pre 1900 item #672313 (stock #179D)
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Rare,beautiful vanity perfume/cologne bottle dating to the late 19th century.Stamped sterling,N, and a number, 109. Mint condition. 7 1/4" tall. Fine piece from every aspect with detailed flowers, scrolls, wonderful graceful shape etc. Return privilege providing item returned in sent condition and withing a short time of having received it and in original packing material. Postage/insurance extra. No handling charge. New York buyer pays their local county sales tax on item and shipping charges u...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Ivory : Pre 1910 item #1031325 (stock #810)
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Featuring a rare and superbly detailed antique Chinese 4 paneled hinged wooden screen, measuring 13" x13". Inlaid with 12 ivory plaques finely carved in scrimshaw fashion and then stained with polychrome colors. The 4 larger, central plaques, measuring 1" x 4", each depict very finely detailed scenes of several aristocratic Chinese women in a landscape and architectural setting. The other 8 plaques, measuring 1 1/2" x 1", depict various animals, including rams, rabbits, tiger,cat, and different ...