Featuring a fine, old, antique Chinese jadeite bangle bracelet. Interesting coloration, shading from white, to pale green, to a touch of pale tan, to bright apple green. Just beautiful and carved from a fine piece of jade. The width of the entire bracelet is 3 5/16". The width of the jade itself is 3/8" round. The opening is 2 1/2". The weight is 70.5 grams. The bracelet is in excellent condition. No chips, cracks, damages. It does have normal wear from age on the outer round high ...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 lovely Chinese cloisonne enamel footed box and match holder in rare white with a flowering plant. Striking color combination with tight cloison work in white background and nice shading in flowers. Dimensions: box, 3.5" long x 2 3/4" deep x 2" high; match box cover, 2.25" long x 1.5" deep x 7/8" high. Both in excellent condition. No chips, cracks, dings, damages or restorations. Dates circa 1910. Return privilege providing item returned in sent condition ...click for details
Featuring a fine antique Chinese export Nanking cup and saucer made for the china trade. Unusual with the reign marks painted in under glaze blue on both pieces. Dates late 18th to early 19th century, possibly the Chien Lung reign. Excellent condition. No cracks, damages, chips, hairlines or restorations. Tiny firing flaw on saucer, left side. Saucer measures 4.25". Cup measures 2.5" in diameter x 2" high. Satisfaction guaranteed or money back providing item returned in send condi ...click for details
Featuring a wonderful Chinese export sterling silver handled magnifying glass. The handle probably came from a 19th century umbrella or cane handle and was converted into a magnifying glass in the 20th century. The repousse handle is completely covered in exquisite work with birds, butterflies, Chinese men and many forms of flowers and plant life. Handle measures 5.5" long without adapter piece, with it, measures 6.25" long, and overall, measures 10.5" long. Diameter of magnifier ...click for details
Featuring a rare, fabulous antique Chinese carved deep sapphire blue Peking Glass pendant and necklace. The carved pendant with open work fruit, leaves, and a bird design are outstanding workmanship. The reverse of the pendant is the back of the bird amongst the fruit,leaf openwork design. The finely knotted cord with the 10 round blue beads are a spectacular ensemble with the carved pendant. Measures 22.5" long doubled, or total length is 44". Amulet pendant measures 2" x 1" ...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
Featuring a fine Chinese ivory carving of a peaceful.beautiful Quan Yin in elegant robe holding a lotus. Measure 7.5" tall. Excellent condition. No damages. Dates to the first quarter of the 20th century. Return privilege providing item returned in sent condition, the way it was sent/packed, and within 3 days of receipt. Sales tax collected if sold in New York state unless valid sales tax number and resale form provided.
An amazing very early Chinese lacquer small tray dating to the 18th century with intricate inlaid mother of pearl known as Lac Burgate, a French term. This tray came from an estate of a well known local collector who had a discriminating eye, was very knowledgeable, and bought only the best. The condition of the tray is excellent which is amazing for a piece of this age. All of the hundreds of pieces of mother of pearl are in tact, especially in the very intricate design of flowers in a vase, a b ...click for details
19th century Chinese porcelain snuff bottle with biscuit type finish with 18 wise men depicted, hand painted. Chien Lung mark on base. Old ivory top and ivory spoon. Measures 3 1/4" high, 2 1/4" wide and about 1 1/2" deep. This bottle came out of a local estate of a knowledgeable collector where the bottle resided for decades.The collector belonged to the Antique Appraisers Association of America and was discriminating in his taste. The bottle is in excellent condition. Satisfacti ...click for details