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All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Textiles : Pre 1920 item #1330800
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$2,200.00
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An altered blue silk gauze court robe "jifu", decorated in two different gold and silver couched threads with nine five-clawed dragons pursuing flaming pearls amidst clouds, Daoist emblems and "shou" characters. The bottom is embroidered with stylized rocks above foaming waves, side-fastening overlapping closure with fabric hooks and five gilt bronze buttons, the sleeves ending in horsehoof cuffs...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Textiles : Pre 1900 item #1330256 (stock #SK 952)
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$370.00
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Two pairs of robe sleeve bands, stitched together, embroidered in Peking knot and satin stitch with bats and flowers. The single sleeve band is showing birds among plants and scholar rocks. All bordered and backed with silk. Condition: little fading, minor staining and few loose threads, one with a thin area (picture 5). The single sleeve band with damaged backing. Dimension up to: 62 cm long, 24.5 cm wide.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Trade Arts : Pre 1920 item #1330201 (stock #SK 958)
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$300.00
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A massive silver container for sireh leaves, beautifully decorated with plants and birds. No mark, but silver tested. Condition: few traces of usage. Dimension: 9.2 cm high, weight: 106 g.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Textiles : Pre 1900 item #1330061 (stock #SK 954)
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$900.00
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A male back Mandarin square with a leopard, denoting the 3rd military rank. Silk tapestry (kossu, k'o-suu) with metallic threads and painted details. The animal is standing on a rock above deep water, the ground with Taoist longevity symbols. The background was probably covered by peacock feathers, rarely survived to the present days. Reference: "Ladder to the Clouds" by Jackson & Hugus Berkeley 1999, page 192 - No. 13.011: very similar badge...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Textiles : Pre 1900 item #1329465 (stock #SK 947)
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$850.00
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A midnight blue satin silk panel from an official's formal court robe "chaofu", with seven roundels, padded and backed with blue silk. Each roundel embroidered with a five-clawed dragon pursuing the flaming pearl amidst clouds, in couched gold thread and multi-colored satin stitch. Condition: roundel far left with missing threads, otherwise few loose and lost threads. Some patina and slightly faded. Dimension: 153 cm long x 18 cm high.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Metalwork : Pre 1920 item #1326748 (stock #SK 939)
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$680.00
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A quite tall lantern-shaped opium lamp with openwork decoration of birds, bats, floral motifs and auspicious characters. Condition: glass is missing, top is slightly bent, some polishing residue. Dimension: 17.8 cm high.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Trade Arts : Pre 1900 item #1326553 (stock #0187)
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$1,450.00
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A pair of Chinese export porcelain plates with the tobacco leaf motif. Beautifully enamelled with a pair pheasants and two squirrels amongst bold overlapping leaves and flower sprays, in blue, other colors and some gold. Foot rim with some kiln grit. Condition: both plates have minor rim fritting (bubble burst), one plate with a small rim chip, the other with a short hairline. Dimension: diameter: 24.9 cm, 3.1 cm high.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Enamel : Pre 1910 item #1325363 (stock #SK 929)
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$380.00
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Chinese reticulated cloisonne and champleve enamel belt buckle with decoration of a spade shaped ancient coin and bats. Condition: few traces of usage. Dimension: 4.3 cm x 6.9 cm.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Enamel : Pre 1910 item #1325058 (stock #SK 928)
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$380.00
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Chinese reticulated cloisonne and champleve enamel belt buckle with decoration of a flower basket and bats. Condition: few traces of usage. Dimension: 4.2 cm x 6.6 cm.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Trade Arts : Pre 1920 item #1324632 (stock #5188)
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$1,900.00
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An elegant, footed Chinese silver bowl. The outside decorated with four auspicious characters on a shagreen simulating ground, the rim with key fret border. The foot with maker's mark "Tuck Chang", active in Shanghai 1870-1920 and Chinese chop, "800" and another tiny mark. Base with engraved monogram. Provenance: a gentleman's collection from Geneva - Switzerland. Dimension: diameter c. 20 cm, 11.8 cm high, weight: 702 g. Condition: fine, few traces of usage.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Trade Arts : Pre 1920 item #1324462 (stock #SK 927)
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$330.00
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One silver cup with bamboo design and the other one with Chinese characters. The damaged openwork silver vase with two dragons among clouds. The base of the cup with bamboo design marked "Zeewo" and Chinese characters (active in Shanghai 1870-1930). The other cup, with no mark, silver tested. The damaged vase marked "KL" and Chinese characters, standing for "Guang Li" active in Shanghai 1880-1920. Condition: the vase needs a professional repair (some residue of solder). Some traces of usage...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Textiles : Pre 1900 item #1324321 (stock #SK 923)
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$600.00
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A male front Mandarin square with a silver pheasant, denoting the fifth civil rank, shown against a cloud-filled sky with interspersed auspicious symbols. Counted stitch embroidery on gauze in colored silks and couched metal wrapped threads. These squares were only in use for a short time, Emperor Guangxu made in the late 19th century many reforms, also including a directed design for rank badges. Condition: minimal wear, few loose threads and some fading and patina...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Textiles : Pre 1910 item #1322428 (stock #SK 921)
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$350.00
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An extraordinary pair of robe sleeve bands, stitched together. Bright silk gauze ground embroidered with scholars and musicians in counted stitch, the faces in satin stitch with painted details (except one face). Condition: some fading and patina, area with two tiny holes in ground. Dimension total: 15.6 cm x 106 cm.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Textiles : Pre 1920 item #1322147 (stock #SK 918)
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$380.00
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Two bright satin silk panels, used as cushion covers, each embroidered with a bird and flowers. Condition: traces of former mounting (border with tiny holes), slightly faded and patina. Dimension: c. 58.5 cm x 58.5 cm.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Paintings : Pre 1900 item #1322085 (stock #SK 908)
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$490.00
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A small, finely executed painting on paper in gouache and ink, with raised details in white. Showing an interior with a boy and four Manchurian ladies, traditionally dressed and coiffed, wearing horse-hoof shoes. On the left a small cartouche with Chinese characters. Framed in a later European frame. Dimension: painting: 20.2 cm x 16.3 cm, frame: 33.5 cm x 27.7 cm. Condition: few traces of usage, minimally stained.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Enamel : Pre 1900 item #1321839 (stock #5118)
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$1,500.00
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A large and heavy Chinese cloisonne bowl with gilt rims and wire, enameled at least with nine different colors. Decorated with flower medallions and clouds, the interior with bats around a "shou" character. The outer rim with a ruyi head border. Base with maybe later turquoise contre-email and a Chinese character. Please compare with a similar bowl in the Royal Museum of Edinburgh. Dimension: diameter: 20.7 cm, 9.1 cm high. Condition: traces of usage...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Enamel : Pre 1900 item #1320782 (stock #4413)
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$720.00
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A small Chinese cloisonne vase decorated with flowers on a turquoise ground and a band showing the attributes of the eight Taoist Immortals. Gilt rims and wires, the base with turquoise contre-email. Condition: fine. Dimension: 15.2 cm high.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Textiles : Pre 1920 item #1320646 (stock #SK 907)
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$220.00
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A pair of shoes with leather sole for a Manchurian lady. The black velvet with design of flowers, butterfly and pumpkin in silk embroidery. Cotton lining. Condition: clean, velvet and silk rims partially worn. Dimension: 23.3 cm long.