A high quality bowl made in speckled cloisonne enamels, dating to the Meiji period. With central medallion of a ho-o bird, the outside decorated with stylized family crests. Gilt rims. Condition: fine, some wear to gilding. Dimension: 4.9 cm high, diameter: 12.2 cm.
A large wine ewer made of bronze and inlaid with silver wire. Both sides decorated with taotie mask, the handle in the shape of a dragon head. Condition: spout reattached, handle a bit loose, rim of lid inside slightly dented. Dimension: 21. 3 cm high, c. 25 cm long.
Small Japanese cloisonne enamel vessel, maybe a brushwasher, with gilt wires, rims, base and insert in the Chinese style. Decorated with butterflies and fans on a turquoise blue ground. Condition: fine, insert slightly dented, few traces of usage. Dimension: 5.7 cm high, diameter: 8.3 cm.
Small Japanese cloisonne enamel vessel, maybe a brushwasher, with gilt wires, rims and base in the Chinese style. Decorated with butterflies on a turquoise blue ground, interior with contre-email. Condition: fine, few traces of usage. Dimension: 5.5 cm high, diameter: 8.3 cm.
A pair of Ottoman silver alloy coffee cup holders decorated with flowers, a house and a ship. Unmarked. Condition: few traces of usage. Please look at pictures carefully being part of condition report. Dimension: diameter 6.2 cm, 5.3 cm high.
A large white copper opium pipe suite, beautifully engraved with birds, flowers, antiques and poem. The stem with an embroidered silk sachet. The lid of the opium container with maker's mark. Condition: tweezer broken, one tube and cleaning brush lost. Dimension: total height: 40 cm.
Chinese Export silver sugar tongs with bamboo design, with maker's mark "WS", standing for Woshing and a Chinese character hallmark, working in Shanghai c. 1870s to 1910s. And a later tea strainer in basket form decorated with a dragon. Unmarked, tested silver. Condition: tea strainer with some small dents. Dimension: tongs: 11.2 cm long, weight: 26 g, strainer: 5.3 cm diameter, 3.5 cm high, weight: 28 g.
A Chinese Export silver button hook, the handle with a dragon amidst clouds motif. With maker's mark "WH90", standing for the Wang Hing Company, working in Shanghai and Hong Kong around 1900. Condition: hook a little bit bent, handle top with a small dent. Dimension: 24.8 cm long, weight: 44 g.
A cattle bell with floral ornament made from bronze with dark patina and having a wooden clapper. Ex collection Martin Kerner. Condition: nice sound, some dents, traces of usage. Dimension: 15.5 cm high x 15.5 cm wide.
Two molded porcelain cups and saucers painted in underglaze blue, made around 1725 for the export. The central medallions with a meiren and a rabbit, the rims decorated with boys and young ladies. Condition: some mushikui rim frits, but no cracks or chips. Dimension: diameter saucers: c. 11.4cm, cups: c. 6.8 cm.