With persimmon motif, this very artistic, silver wire cloisonne vase depicts a desirable subject matter that is relatively hard to come by in Japanese enamels. The soft pale green background is the perfect complementary color for the ripening orange-green persimmons on branch with darker green leaves, all producing a most artistic and pleasing color effect. The vase measures a little over 7" high and is signed Ando with silver wires on a green enamel background. Dating to the 2nd quarter of ...click for details
Featuring a 20th century Japanese ivory netsuke depicting two frogs wrestling on a lotus leaf. Inlaid eyes and much detail. A signature may be on the top side of the lotus leaf near the frogs foot, but it is hard to make out-see photos. Excellent condition. No damages, chips, restorations. Dimensions: 1 3/4" high x 1 3/8" deep x approximately 1" wide. Postage/insurance extra. Satisfaction guaranteed or money back. Return privilege providing item returned in sent condition within 3 ...click for details
Featuring an elegant Japanese well crafted, hand hammered 6 3/4" round scalloped plate or low bowl(3/4" high) with simple floral design. Detailed signature on reverse. Dates circa 1930. Another identical bowl is available if a pair is desired. A discount will be given if both are purchased. Excellent condition but with some wear with fine surface scratches if examined very closely. No dents, damages, or repairs. Satisfaction guaranteed or money back. 3 day return privilege providing it ...click for details
Featuring a compact, well carved netsuke depicting two entwined carp fish with inlaid eyes. Very nice scale work. Signed. Excellent condition! No chips, cracks, damages or restorations. Possibly dates to the early 20th century. Dimensions: Approximately 2.5" long x 3/4" high x 3/4" deep. Return privilege providing item returned in sent condition, within 3 days of receipt, and the way it was packed if possible. Sales tax charged if sold in New York state unless valid NY tax number ...click for details
Featuring a very fine 20th century netsuke carving of two parrot love birds with inlaid eyes that follow. Peony and leaves at the base. Hemitoshi on underside of base. Please send email address for more photos. Wonderful detailing in feathers and artistic feeling. Signed Suen. Measures 2" high x 1" deep x 1" wide. Excellent condition. No damages or repairs. Return privilege providing item returned in sent condition, within 3 days of receipt, and the way it was packed. Sales tax ch ...click for details
A pair of Chinese ivory arm rests or table screens with exquisitely carved bas relief garden scenes with 3 lady musicians and a lady seated at a tea table with tea articles. Fitted wooden teak stands inlaid with silver thread design on all sides. Please inquire for photo of stands. 9.5" tall with stands. 8" tall without stands. Original fitted box included with ivory closures. Near mint, excellent condition but one with small chip on one corner. See photo. Satisfaction guaranteed provi ...click for details
Featuring an amazing Japanese ivory netsuke carving of Daruma awakening from meditation, breaking out of his robes. 20th century. Daruma does stand. Excellent condition. No damages or restorations. Measures 3.5" x 3/4" wide x 5/8" deep. Return privilege providing item returned in sent condition, within 3 days of receipt, and the way it was packed. Sales tax charged is sold in NY state unless valid tax number and form provided.