Wood carving of a fasting Buddha depicted as an emaciated ascetic, revealing his thin chest and pronounced ribs. He is sitting in a casual pose holding a rosary. His eyes and teeth with glass and bone inlays. Condition: base with a crack. Dimension: 24.3 cm high.
Chinese carved boxwood figurine depicting the Song poet and painter Su Dongpo dressed as a scholar and enjoying his ink stone. Fixed on a wooden base. Condition: fine, some patina and tiny stains. Dimension: total height: 18.1 cm.
Chinese carved boxwood figurine depicting the the immortal Lu Dongbin dressed as a scholar with his attributes the sword and the fly whisk. Fixed on a wooden base. Condition: fine, some patina. Dimension: total height: 17.1 cm.
A decorative hardwood hanging mask showing Hua Mulan wearing a headdress with phoenix and dragon. The eyes of the heroine and the animals are inlaid in glass. Condition: good, one hair wisp chipped. Dimension: 26 cm high x 18.3 cm wide x 10.5 cm deep.
The Goddess of Mercy holding a ruyi scepter and sitting on a recumbent elephant harnessed with bells, made of porcelain with milky white glaze. Reverse with impressed two-character Dehua mark within a double gourd and another four character mark. A quite identical Blanc-de-Chine guanyin, but different marking, was sold 13 November 2013 by Bonhams, Edinburgh for $4'500. Condition: diadem of guanyin with tiny chip. Please look at photos carefully being part of condition report. Dimension: 27.2 ...click for details
An export silver belt buckle in two circular sections depicting coins of the Guangxu era. No mark, silver tested. Dimension: diameter: 5.8 cm, total length 11.5 cm, weight: 76 g. Condition: good, some traces of usage.