A 5.5" Japanese gin bari cloisonne enamel vase with irises. Signed Kumeno Teitaro. 3" diameter at widest point. Very nice, hard to find shape, with long narrow neck, in such excellent condition. No damages, chips, restorations, cracks. Dates circa 1890. Postage/insurance extra. Return privilege providing vase returned in sent condition within 3 days of receipt.Sales tax charged if sold in New York state unless valid resale number and form provided.
Small 19th century red stoneware cabinet unsigned Wedgwood type 3 3/16" spill vase. Gorgeous enameling art work with bird flying over stone wall, turret and sky and beautiful green foliage. Exquisite roses and floral arrangement on reverse. Excellent condition with no chips, damages, restorations, or cracks. This piece is not marked so it is probably not Wedgwood but was produced by another company in Staffordshire. It could have been decorated by a talented amateur artist ex-factory or ev ...click for details
Featuring a charming Meiji Japanese elephant ivory carving of a man blowing a conch shell. Dates circa 1900. Measures 2 1/4" high and 1 1/4" wide. Nice wooden stand included. Near mint condition. One tiny chip on bag at foot as shown in photo, hardly noticeable. No other chips, cracks, damages, restorations. Satisfaction guaranteed or full refund providing item returned in sent and same packaged condition. Postage/insurance extra. Sales tax charged if sold in New York state unless vali ...click for details
Featuring a very nice antique Chinese 7" monochromatic Mandarin Yellow vase. Excellent condition but with minor flea bites around foot, possibly in the making. Minor area of scratches on side. Satisfaction guaranteed or money back providing item returned in send condition, within 3 days of receipt and the way it was packed. Postage insurance extra. Sales tax charged if sold in NY state unless valid resale tax number provided and form.
In the volume entitled "Nasser B. Khalili Collection of Japanese Art Meiji No Takara Treasures of Imperial Japan, Ceramics Part I
Porcelain", there are many pages devoted to the great artist of Japanese studio porcelain, Makuzu Kozan. In addition to this, there is a long chapter on "Ceramic Interplay Copenhagen and Japan during the 1880s and 1890s" by Vibeke Woldbye. The Royal Copenhagen vase that is being featured here is a brilliant and an illustrative example of the influ ...click for details
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. S ...click for details
Featuring a wonderful quality, large, rare and very beautiful solid coin sterling silver napkin ring with 8 rows of 4 different, interesting engine turned designs. Elaborate engraved area with flowers and scrolls for monogram with flowers. Shape is an unusual barrel shape which flares out in the middle and in towards the top with a braided like border on both ends. Monogram appears to be "LFG" but could be interpreted differently. Guaranteed made in America in the mid 1800's. Measu ...click for details
Featuring an exquisite wireless(musen) Japanese cloisonne box with Mt. Fuji and clouds. This enamel scene is truly exceptional with the soft powdery clouds drifting over the shy mountain which rarely shows its face. Soft gray-blue background. Lined with beautiful brown silk. Silver mounts. Mint, remarkably excellent condition and has been well cared for over the last century. No restorations, damages, chips, scratches. Measures 5 1/4" x 3 7/8" deep x 2" high. Not signed, but attr ...click for details
Wonderful quality American Brilliant Period cut glass powder dresser jar with excellent art nouveau sterling silver top. There are no dents, damages, or repairs in the top nor are there any chips, ground spots or damages to the base. It is in pristine condition and measures 4+" in diameter and almost 3" high. The detail in the silver, with 2 facing winged dragons or mythological beasts, scrolls and flowers is superb. The deep cutting on the heavy base is just beautiful with a feather a ...click for details
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. New York buyer ...click for details