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All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Inro and Sagemono : Pre 1900 item #1329245 (stock #2315b)
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A fine quality mid 19th century Japanese Meiji embroidered textile tobacco pouch with amusing metal work Kanemono(clasp)of man sitting on a huge, oversized pipe. The pouch is attached on a cord with a carnelian ojime to a fine pipe holder made from lacquered straw. The pouch is embroidered with Japanese motifs. The interior fabric appears to be brown suede leather with one compartment.The clasp on the interior of the outer clasp appears to be silver. Dimensions: 2 3/4" high x 5" long...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Ivory : Pre 1900 item #1269020 (stock #1996C)
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A fine antique Japanese Meiji ivory okimono carving of a skull with a frog perched on top of the skull. Late 19th century. Height 1.5" x approximately 1" wide x approximately 1 1/8" deep. Excellent condition. No damages or repairs. This piece was one of a superb collection donated by the estate of Henry E. Huntington and de-accessioned from the Museum of the Palace of Legion of Honor in San Francisco in the late 90's...
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 : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Ivory : Pre 1910 item #854533 (stock #1998)
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Featuring a fine quality carved Japanese okimono figure of the Happy God, Hotei. Artistically and well carved from his happy facial expression, to the open work staff, fan held in left hand, fine stippling in robe, and feet/toes. Fine patina and nice feel.Well defined grains found in old elephant ivory. Signed on base by feet. Excellent condition with no damages, restorations, cracks, or chips. Measures approximately 2 3/4" tall...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Netsuke and Related : Pre 1800 item #1128130 (stock #6-138)
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Featuring an early Japanese ivory manju netsuke carved in bas relief with flowering prunus tree. Dating to the 18th century. Wonderful patina, wear. Excellent condition with just a tiny little nibble on the lower left rim, only noticeable under high magnification. No other damages or restorations. Dimensions: 2" long x 1 1/4' high x 1/4" deep. Return privilege, providing item returned in sent condition, within 3 days of receipt, and the way it was packed if possible. Postage/insurance extra...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Enamel : Pre 1900 item #691098 (stock #145D)
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Very unusual Japanese gin bari cloisonne manju netsuke with hydrangea motif, circa 1890. Also, could display as small kogo. The transparent enamels of the hydrangea on the cover are exceptionally beautiful, with subtle shadings from lavender to pink and pale blue. The underside depicts stems and leaves on a stamped foil background with embossed flowers. Near mint condition with 2 very slight oxidized lines on the underside and under the enamel surface. Measures 2 1/8" in diameter and 3/4" high...
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...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Netsuke and Related : Pre 1900 item #1128128 (stock #12-748)
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Featuring a charming early 19th century Japanese ivory netsuke depicting 3 clams clustered together with a crab peeking out from one. Very compact and feels nice when clasped in palm of hand. Excellent condition. Unsigned. No chips, damages or restorations. There are some lines that are found in older ivory and one inlaid eye in crab is missing the inlay. It is not noticeable unless looking under very high magnification. The patina is wonderful, and darkened from age and fondling or being worn. ...
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. Satisfactio...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1910 item #775488 (stock #5548)
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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. Fukusa were made for very spe...
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 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...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Lacquer : Pre 1910 item #1146673 (stock #6512)
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Featuring a charming tortoise shell and gold makie lacquer Japanese one piece hairpin,Kogai, with tortoise and Koi fish design with aquatic plants. 5 7/8" long x 3/4" wide at ends. Excellent condition, with minor normal wear due to age only seen under high magnification. 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 NY state, unless valid resale number and form provided.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Folk Art : Pre 1910 item #1146482
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Featuring a fine Japanese antique Ichibana vase, hand made from wood, probably bamboo. Artistically decorated with colored and gold lacquer decoration, consisting of bird and leaves. 11.5" tall and approximately 5.5" wide at widest part. Excellent condition with minor, normal wear consistent with age. Liner is missing, but a 5.25" mason jar will substitute nicely and will be provided if desired. This vase is a big chunk of wood, weighing about 2.5 pounds without the glass liner. Satisfaction gua...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Earthenware : Pre 1900 item #1025760 (stock #123759)
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Featuring an antique Japanese hexagonal Satsuma vase signed Kozan. With two panels depicting domestic scenes in the home. Elaborate geometrics and designs on top and sides and waves at foot with butterflies and flowers. Dates to the late 19th century. Excellent condition. No chips, cracks, damages or restorations. Return privilege providing item returned in sent condition, within 3 days of having been received, and the way it was packed/sent. Sales tax collected if sold in New York state unless...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Enamel : Pre 1920 item #603594 (stock #122056)
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Featuring a very rare and unusual Japanese cloisonne vase with an art deco design and a raised enamel outline going around the various sections of the colored designs. This vase incorporates several interesting elements in Japanese cloisonne. One, known as Gin Bari, is the technique of applying transparent enamel over silver foil which has been stamped with a design. Another interesting feature is the raised white enamel outline, known as moriage. The vivid transparent colors and interesting sha...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Netsuke and Related : Pre 1900 item #1102917
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Featuring an intricately carved 19th century Japanese netsuke of a man waking up, or in agony, not sure which. Is he yawning, or in pain? With his feet in the air, his hand to his head, he is lying by a bundle of firewood, a gourd, and is wearing a pipe case and pouch, inlaid as are eyes. The teeth are amazing, as is all detail. Not signed. Measures 1 1/4" long x 1" high x 1" deep. Excellent condition. No damages. No restorations. Return privilege providing item returned in sent condition within...
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...