Featuring a beautiful antique art glass 10 3/4" vase possible made by a New England glass company as Smith Brothers of the Sandwich Glass Co or possibly European, French or Baccarat. All hand painted artistically with Japanese motifs: a fan shaped reserve with bird, a round reserve with lovely scene by a lake, all surrounded by cascading cherry blossoms on a salmon colored background. This vase is a fine example of Japonisme and is illustrative of Japan's influence on the art of other ...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.
Featuring a great Japanese carved oni mask netsuke dating circa 1890. Fierce looking mask. Unsigned. Measures about 2" high, and a little less wide and a little over 1/2" deep. Excellent condition. No damages. Return privilege providing item returned in sent condition, within 3 days of receipt, and the way it was packed. Postage/insurance extra. Sales tax charged if sold in New York state unless NY resale tax number provided with form.
Featuring a lovely pair of hand painted 6" candlestick holders with beautiful apple blossoms. Painted in American on Bavarian blanks circa 1900, or earlier. Both candlesticks artist signed. Excellent condition. No chips, cracks, damages, or restorations. Return privilege providing item returned in sent condition, within 3 days of receipt, and the way it was packed. Sales tax charged if sold in New York state unless valid tax number and resale form provided.
A sterling silver hair pin or jewlery tray for dresser with ornate design of flowers and scrolls, excellent workmanship. Stamped sterling, 925 fine, and Unger Brother's hall mark, a U over a B. Dating to the late 19th century. Excellent condition with no damages, dents, scratches or repairs. Measures 4 1/2" x 3". Return privilege providing item returned in sent condition shortly after having received it and in original packaging. Postage/insurance extra. New York buyer pays their l ...click for details
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. He may be a Welsh Springer Spaniel, but I am not a dog expert so not sure.There i ...click for details
A fine mid 19th century French Palais Royal chatelaine perfume scent bottle with, on either side, hand painted miniature scenes of French or Greek structures on ivory which are covered with original rounded glass. Gold ormolu and carnelian agate seal base. Small bezel set glass turquoise stone set in repousse cover. Caryatid female figures flanking either side. Original glass stopper. Circa 1850. Bottle 2" high x 1" wide x 1/2" deep. With chatelaine finger ring and chain, 4" ...click for details
Featuring a Japanese ivory bijin beauty in full kimono costume and holding a ball of flowers. She may be a bride. Excellent detail in the robe and flowers. Very peaceful expression in her well carved facial features. Hair is exquisitely carved also. Measures 4 1/2" tall. Base measures 2" by almost 1 1/2". Excellent condition. No chips, damages or restorations.Dates c. 1900. Return privilege providing item returned in sent condition within 3 days of receipt and original packaging. ...click for details
Featuring a wonderful Japanese cloisonne vase with wireless egrets or herons. The beaks and eyes of the 11 birds are outlined in wires. The soft robin's egg blue background is stunning against the pure white birds. Vase measures approximately 5" high x 4" wide. Signed with impressed flag mark on metal base. Pristine condition. No chips, cracks, restorations or damages whatsoever. Return privelege providing item returned in sent condition, within 3 days of receipt and original packi ...click for details
Featuring an outstanding pair of Chinese women musician elephant ivory carvings dating to the late 19th century.Fresh from a fine collection/estate where they were enjoyed and well cared for over many years. The fine detail in the seated figures is evident in their facial features, hair, flowing robes,cords, etc. The stands are inlaid with silver wires. The statues have been glued to the stand by the former owner. The carvings measure approximately 7" high x 2.5" deep x 2.5" wide. ...click for details