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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 : 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 : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Porcelain : Pre 1910 item #558741 (stock #6806)
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Fine Japanese studio porcelain 3 legged koro with pierced pink chrysanthemum cover. Design carries over to base with artistically drawn leaves. Signed Kato Kanzan on the reverse of the lid. Measures approximately 4" in diameter and 3" plus in height. In excellent condition. No chips, cracks, repairs or damages. Circa 1900.From a local estate of a knowledgeable collector that belonged to the Appraisers Association of America.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Enamel : Pre 1900 item #1022404
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Featuring a finely executed Japanese Golden Age 6 1/8" tall cloisonne enamel melon ribbed vase with 6 panels...
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. Much gilding with typical Kutani orange red color...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Ivory : Pre 1920 item #1123559 (stock #7181)
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Featuring a well carved and amusing Japanese Meiji era antique ivory netsuke dating to the late 19th to early 20th century. The subject matter depicts Bakemono with an umbrella as a sake seller with a sake pot, an account book, and a badger on his back. His forehead is inlaid with a third eye. Signed on the underside of the sake pot. Dimensions, 1 7/8" high, 1 3/8" wide x 1"+ deep. Please feel free to ask for more photos. Excellent condition-no chips, cracks, damages or restorations...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Okimono : Pre 1920 item #1286857 (stock #2515)
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Featuring a fine Japanese Meiji carving of monkey trainer with monkey on his shoulder peering through a hoop. The man is holding a piece of fruit for which the monkey is reaching. The features of the man are well carved as is the entire piece. The patina is fine and rich which is found on older pieces. The ivory grains are well defined. Dates circa 1890. Dimensions: 6.25" tall x 2.5" wide at base and 2 1/8" deep at base. Weight approximately 11 ounces...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Enamel : Pre 1900 item #1249095 (stock #4153)
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Featuring a fine little Japanese cloisonne miniature teapot. Much wire work and panels of wisteria, flowers and butterflies on aventurine or silver foil backgrounds. Nice borders, many cloisons in background with colorful rondels. Excellent condition! No enamel missing or damages except small spot on interior of cover where finial is screwed. Measuring 2 3/4" high x 4.5" wide from tip of spout to end of handle. Part of paper label with signature on underside. Postage insurance extra...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Enamel : Pre 1920 item #1100930
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Featuring a superb antique Japanese Meiji era cloisonne enamel basse taille cabinet vase with two koi. Beautiful basse taille engraving on fish and other sea plant life under the transparent enamel. Fish realistically rendered and almost seem to be moving, as light hits them in different spots. Just amazing! Measures 3.5" high x 2.5" wide. Dates to the early 20th century. Vase is signed Ogasawara Shuzo. A similar, larger vase as this at a major European auction house sold for over $5000 a few ye...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Metalwork : Pre 1920 item #1070004
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Featuring a rare, fine sterling silver heart shaped art deco design 3 footed dish signed K. Uyeda 950 sterling. This maker was a fine company in Japan in the early 20th century. Interesting deco design on handle. Measures 6" x 4.5". Weighs over approximately 3.5 ounces on regular scale. Wonderful condition. No wear, damages, scratches, dents or repairs. I recall seeing a dish as this with the Tiffany mark on it. Uyeda may have made special orders for Tiffany, and if so, would make this an even m...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Enamel : Pre 1920 item #628426 (stock #922A)
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Featuring a beautiful, small, 3" Japanese cloisonne cabinet vase with snow capped Mt. Fuji. The soft clouds drifting around the cone are extremely well done, all on a lovely blue sky background. The wireless work(musen) is one of the innovative techniques that some of the Japanese cloisonne artists introduced at this time. Not signed, but attributable to Ando. Dating circa 1900, in excellent condition(no cracks, damages, restorations, scratches) with one or two minor, normal pits. Satisfaction...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Porcelain : Pre 1910 item #1329246 (stock #1221215)
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$125.00
125.00
Featuring a Japanese Hirado porcelain bowl and cover depicting fine hand painted Karako playing under pine trees in a garden setting below ruyi lappets. The interior of the bowl and cover also painted with ruyi lappets. Unidentified signature on cover but may be paying homage to a mountain in Japan. Dimensions: 5" wide x 4" high. Date: circa 1900. Excellent condition with minor surface wear to interior of cover. Satisfaction guaranteed or money back providing item returned in sent condition with...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Porcelain : Pre 1910 item #774164 (stock #1345)
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Featuring a lovely Japanese Imari blue and white 6 1/4" plate decorated in the Chinese style of Nanking or Canton. Depicts a great scene with 2 people walking on a bridge, a pagoda, lake, birds, trees and a boat in the lake. Very unusual. Plate is in excellent condition-no cracks, chips, damages or restorations. Dates circa 1900. Signed and decorated on reverse. Return privilege providing item returned in sent condition within 3 days of receipt and in original packaging. Sales tax charged if sol...
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 : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Enamel : Pre 1900 item #1286926 (stock #2415b)
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A fine little Japanese gin bari oval shapped box, artistically rendered with wisteria, tendrils and leaves on cover, and carrying over to all sides of cover and base. Beautiful coloration of enamel shades in wisteria, leaves, tendrils etc. All with a light turquoise blue enamel over stamped silver foil , and shading slightly darker towards base. Further enameling and foil on interior and underside. Brass mounts. Circa 1890. Exceptionally excellent condition with no damages, chips, hair lines, cr...
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. Nevertheless, wil...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Netsuke and Related : Pre 1800 item #1102957
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Featuring a rare and fine 18th century Japanese netsuke of a Mongolian archer(or possibly a Dutch man)holding an arrow which he is about to string at one end. Typical depiction of 18th century netsuke of foreign man from his stance with head turned, hat with design, to the shoes, and the cloud pattern on the coat. Great expression in his face. Wonderful patina from age and use. Measures 3.5" long x 1" wide x 1/2" deep. Excellent condition considering age. There are some age lines in the old ivor...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Enamel : Pre 1920 item #1239536 (stock #22014)
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Featuring a fine Japanese cloisonne enamel match box cover holder attributed to Takahara. Unusual elaborate overlapping geometric shaped reserve designs of stylized mums and other interesting designs including stylized flowers. Kyoto jippo is the term to describe this type of brass wire work covering an entire surface. The piece is heavy for what it is, weighing 83.1 grams. Dimensions:2.5" long x 1.5" deep x 7/8" high. Near mint condition, with some minor no harm firing flaws in a few small spot...