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All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Ceramics : English : Pre 1900 item #619304 (stock #3364)
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Featuring a small rare English speckled brown on cream color porcelain scent bottle realistically modeled to resemble a birds egg by McIntyre &Co. of Burslem. Screw on top assayed by "C.S. F.S.", date mark "r" (1881-1882) and anchor(Birmingham). The top is engraved with initials "LS" or whatever you might like them to be. It measure 1 1/2" long and is in perfect condition. This could be a wren's egg, but I am not an expert on birds eggs per se...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Okimono : Pre 1920 item #1253834 (stock #1011710)
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$175.00
Featuring a small Japanese ivory carving of young girl in kimono holding a basket of flowers. Dating to the early 20th century and signed on underside of platform on which she is standing. Nice engraved detailing in kimono stained brown. Very attractive facial and hair features. She is in excellent condition but appears to have been holding something in her left hand which one can safely assume was a parasol.No damages, chips, cracks, repairs. Postage and insurance extra...
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Enamel : Pre 1920 item #706066 (stock #61409)
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Very unusual small enameled dish with Japanese costumed Kabuki dancer or Samurai, all hand enameled with good shading/detail,and inlaid gold designs in robe, sword and chop mark. English hallmarks stamped on footed underside with makers mark c & c, a date mark L,(1926), another mark that is obliterated, and another which may be an English import mark for sterling. Enameling may or may not have been done in England. Very rare and interesting little collector's piece...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Earthenware : Pre 1910 item #453926 (stock #9295)
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$525.00
Featuring a charming miniature Japanese Satsuma 4 sided, footed incense jar. Four finely painted scenes: women and children in Japanese domestic scene, landscape with pagodas and waterfall, white dove and smaller blue bird amongst wisteria and, lastly, a yellow bird with purple iris and butterflies. The wisteria on the side carries over to the cover on one side, and on the other, the iris carries over to the cover. Touches of raised enamel, much gilding/gold outlines and stippling...
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...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1910 item #775488 (stock #5548)
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$850.00
Featuring a magnificent Meiji era(1868-1910)Japanese fukusa which is a two sided square textile used to cover a ceremonial gift in Japan. The fukusa reflects the season and occasion for the gift,the giver's knowledge of social culture and the arts, and the givers inner emotions-emotions that were not often overly displayed in public. Fukusa usually present the recipient of the gift with a challenge as well: to decipher which cultural traditions the designs refer to...
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Textiles : Accessories : Pre 1900 item #464754 (stock #375)
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$225.00
German Beaded Purse, circa 1895, drawstring,10" x 6 1/2". Beautifully shaded roses, other flowers and foliage. Same on both sides.Remarkable, all original, excellent condition on fringe and bag. No repairs, beads missing anywhere or rips or tears or damage whatsoever. There must be 100-400 glass beads per square inch.All hand made, crocheted at top. There is no lining in this purse. Satisfaction guaranteed or money back. 3 day return privilege providing item returned in sent condition...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Okimono : Pre 1920 item #1146648
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Featuring a nicely carved Ivory Okimono of immortals in a boat with a dragon mask at the front, at sea, with polychrome pigments applied for accent, design incised on the underside also, with colors. The gods include Hotei, the god of happiness, Jurojin, god of longevity, Daikouku, god of good fortune, Benzaiten, goddess of beauty, Bishamonten, god of Dignity, Ebisu, god of abundance and Jukurokuju, god of wisdom. Dimensions, 4,5" high, x 2.5" wide, x 1.5" deep. Excellent condition...
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Ceramics : French : Pre 1910 item #505202 (stock #11659)
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Very rare and beautiful, this Galle platter is just about the most beautiful piece of perfect French faience I have ever seen or had the opportunity to offer...
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Ceramics : English : Porcelain : Pre 1900 item #1268235 (stock #642D)
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Featuring a small rare English figural antique porcelain scent bottle, realistically modeled to resemble a filbert nut by McIntyre & Co. of Burslem. Screw on sterling cover assayed by "C.S. F.S.", date mark, lion and regional stamp. Circa 1890. It measure 1 1/2" long and is in excellent condition with no restorations or damages. The shading in the porcelain is excellent. These figural scent bottles are hard to come by in porcelain. The English registry mark is on the base(see photo). Return priv...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Earthenware : Pre 1900 item #1343857 (stock #22711)
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A fine Japanese Meiji Satsuma 4 lobed shape box depicting a scene of a samurai procession within castle walls. All details outlined in raised gold. On both sides of interior are domestic scenes with women and children at various pursuits. Sides with profuse flowers. Borders of top of cover, side, and interior of lower portion with 3 different gold designs on red or black ground. Gold rims on interior. Carefully signed, Juzan sei, one of the top artists from this time period, in gold characters o...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Enamel : Pre 1910 item #1343686 (stock #102C)
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Featuring a fine, artistic antique Japanese 10 7/8" tall wireless cloisonne enamel vase. Shading from a soft cream background at the top to a pale green towards base. Rose and blue poppy flowers and bud with green stems and leaves. Also, two charming butterflies. Base and top diameters are 2.25". Wider in the middle. Signed with the stamp of the artist, Hayashi Hachizaemon. Circa 1900. The first and thrid photos show the truest colors. Excellent condition. No damages, lines, chips or restoration...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Enamel : Pre 1910 item #762919 (stock #4789)
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Featuring a fine Chinese cloisonne match box holder with a genuine carnelian agate carving inlaid in the center. The unusual rich green background is a great contrasting color to the colorful brass wired lotus scroll patterns and the agate carving which is well carved with an attractive bird, flower and leaf design. Beautiuflly decorated on the back also. Stamped China in the brass dating it circa 1900. This piece is much finer than most from this period, being heavier and with quality workmans...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Hardstones : Pre 1920 item #1096061
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$250.00
Featuring a fine quality antique Chinese nephrite spinach jade footed dish measuring 3 5/8" square x 5/8" high. Beautiful stone/carving with waxy like appearance. Dates to the early 20th century. Fairly thin walls, floor. Weighs about 3.5 ounces. Excellent condition. Return privilege providing item returned in sent condition, within 3 days of receipt, and the way it was packed/shipped. Sales tax charged if sold in New York state unless valid sales tax number and form provided.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Okimono : Pre 1900 item #1127562 (stock #558D)
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This rare antique small okimono ivory carving of very fine workmanship, features an umbrella maker/artisan at work. While holding a paint brush, he is thinking about something else for an instant as he stares into space. With realistically carved facial features, the pleasing face measures a mere 1/2", and yet, has so much expression and strength of character that it is most remarkable. The hands are amazingly well carved. On a small artist's chest, by his side, are several paint brushes in a b...
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Enamel : Enamelware : Pre 1910 item #1286944 (stock #11015)
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Featuring a miniature object d'art, a rare little antique Austrian figural enamel scent bottle in shape of a barrel or keg of wine/spirits depicting courting scenes on either side, and on one end, a man and the other, a woman. The barrel is enamel also. The mounts, holder, spiget, and figural stopper of boy holding mug are metal, probably brass. Excellent condition, with one tiny flake in enamel. Where the keg attaches to the stand, some enamel was intentionally removed in the making to make the...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Netsuke and Related : Pre 1910 item #1257019 (stock #597D)
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A fine, intricate Japanese ivory netsuke or obidome carving of Benkei as warrior pulling bell over his shoulder. Artist signed. Converted to brooch with solid 14-18k gold pin fitting. Circa 1900. Excellent condition. 1.25" long x 1 1.25" high x 1/2" deep with pin. Postage/insurance extra. Satisfaction guaranteed or money back providing item returned in sent condition, shortly after it was received, and the way it was packed/shipped. Sales tax charged if sold in NY state unless signed NY state sa...
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Ceramics : English : Porcelain : Pre 1900 item #454304 (stock #643)
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$155.00
Fine hand painted Pitcher with sprays of flowers including nasturtiums, and various other flowers in shades of lavender to pink, and blue all on a cream colored back ground. The rich gold gilding on the handle, rim of spout, foot and accents on the flowers is in excellent condition as is the entire piece. It is much larger than the average size one would usually see, and measures 7" tall and approximately 6" in diameter including the handle. Truly a beautiful piece.Circa 1880. 3 day return privi...