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All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Metalwork : Pre 1492 item #1274775 (stock #GLD-005)
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$675.00
The rare Gold Buddha is know as Bhumisparsa, the mudra of witness (earth touching). The hand with the palm turned inward and all the fingers extended downward touching the singhasana (pedestal supported by a lion) The gesture of touching the earth or calling the earth to witness commemorating Buddha's victory over temptation by the demon Mara. Age: 14/15th Century. Southeast Asia. Size: L.4.6cm. Condition: No repairs.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Metalwork : Pre 1492 item #1267735 (stock #BR-048)
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Large Bronze statue of Quanyin (the Goddess of Mercy). She wears an ornate necklace and has a ball-like "Nyoi Jewel" in her right hand representing enlightenment . There is an image of Buddha beneath the veil on her head. In her left hand she is holding her ambrosia bottle (kalasa)representing "The Water of Compassion. She is sitting on a lotus base and at the back of the base is the stylized inscription of Xuande,1426 to 1435 AD. Size: H. 49cm. W. At the base 31cm. Condition: Nice Patina...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Metalwork : Pre AD 1000 item #1267542 (stock #CHOP-012)
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$775.00
A very rare bronze seal from the First Emperor period with the "ying-yang" impression. Yin is often symbolized by water or earth, while yang is symbolized by fire or wind. Age: 221 -206 BC. Size:L. 1.9cm W. 1cm. H. 1.2cm. Condition: No repairs.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Metalwork : Pre 1700 item #1267100 (stock #BR-017)
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A gentle-faced bronze figure of Guanyin (the Goddess of Mercy) seated on a lotus pedestal. She wears an ornate necklace and has prayer beads on her right wrist. There is an image of Buddha beneath the veil on her head. Placed before her is her ambrosia bottle (kalasa). At the foot of her lotus pedestal is a band with two dragons facing a flaming pearl...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Metalwork : Pre AD 1000 item #1265134 (stock #BR-012)
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A rare miniature figure of Avalokitesvara (Buddha) (God of Compassion) on a plinth. The head is surrounded by a halo. The figure was originally gilded and traces of the gold still remain. The features have been worn from age. Has a nice patina. Period: Han. 206BC - 220AD Size: Height = 7.5 cm
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Metalwork : Pre AD 1000 item #1254044 (stock #BR-022(H))
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A long-necked bronze vase with a rounded body. The top of the slender neck has a ring midway and swells out at the mouth in the shape of a garlic bulb, giving the vase its special name.

Period: Western Han (206BC - 25AD)

Size: Height = 32 cm (12.6 inches) Condition: There was a small dent that was repaired (see photos). Very good condition for its age.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Metalwork : Pre AD 1000 item #1252825 (stock #BR-049)
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A rare Bronze Ding or food offering container with domed cover and looped handles (when inverted the cover becomes a tripod dish) Age. Warring States or early Han. Size: H. 15.5cm. W. 22.7cm. Condition: No repairs or dents. Some encrustation of dirt from long burial.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Metalwork : Pre AD 1000 item #1242264 (stock #BRB-001)
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$475.00
A pair of miniature bronze bells with clappers. A simple decoration in raised lines. Age: Eastern Zhou 770 - 221 BC. Size.H. 4.5cm. W.6.6cm. Condition: No repairs. Nice patina
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Metalwork : Pre 1492 item #1234857 (stock #BR-043)
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$785.00
A nice and rare statue of a Song guard with remnants of heavy gilding. He is probably part of a large configuration. Size: H. 11.5cm. W. 4cm. Condition: No repairs. Needs a stand to stay upright.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Metalwork : Pre 1900 item #1233807 (stock #BR-038)
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$695.00
A 19th C.Mystery lock from China with etched birds and flowers.The lock has no opening for the key until you find the secret way to find the opening. Comes with instructions & original key. Size 8.5cm x 3.5cm. Condition: Very good with natural aging.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Metalwork : Pre 1492 item #1232338 (stock #BR-021)
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$1,100.00
An rare and endearing figure of a young boy disciple of Quanyin (the Goddess of Compassion) wearing a garment etched with a lotus flower - the symbol of Buddhism. He is often depicted near Quanyin with his hands in reverential prayer. The bronze is heavily cast and has wires imbedded underneath the pedestal, perhaps for attaching to a group of figures. (see photo)

Period: Song (11th-13th C)

Size: Height: 19.5 cm (7-5/8 inches)

Condition: No repairs. Has a nice patina.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Metalwork : Pre 1492 item #1231973 (stock #BR-041)
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A nicely cast bronze warrior from the Khengis Khan area. The uniform seems more Mongolian than Chinese. The weapon he was holding is gone probably made from an organic material. Size: H. 20cm. Base W. 9.5cm. Condition: No repairs. Some casting holes at the base.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Metalwork : Pre AD 1000 item #1222814 (stock #BR-052)
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$575.00
Tang bronze Buddha that was cast on one side and has some remains of being gilded. It probably was part of a larger array of a larger group of statues. Size: H. 10.5cm. W. 4cm.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Metalwork : Pre 1800 item #1219160 (stock #PAIT-001)
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A beautiful rare etched paitong basin depicting court ladies playing chess in the center. Around the inside of the basin there are scenes of scholars, artists, falconer etc. Around the inside edge is etched the "shou" characters representing good luck and fortune. Size: Diameter: 42.5cm. Condition: No repairs. A small casting crack on the inside that does not go all the way through.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Metalwork : Pre 1492 item #1207816 (stock #BR-048)
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Large Bronze statue of Quanyin (the Goddess of Mercy). She wears an ornate necklace and has a ball-like "Nyoi Jewel" in her right hand representing enlightenment . There is an image of Buddha beneath the veil on her head. In her left hand she is holding her ambrosia bottle (kalasa)representing "The Water of Compassion. She is sitting on a lotus base and at the back of the base is the stylized inscription of Xuande,1426 to 1435 AD. Size: H. 49cm. W. At the base 31cm. Condition: Nice Patina...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Metalwork : Pre 1900 item #1205132 (stock #PIP-002)
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$275.00
A nineteenth century white brass Chinese smoking pipe with carvings on both ends. Size: L. 34.7cm. Condition: No repairs.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Metalwork : Pre 1900 item #1204086 (stock #TABAC-001)
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$575.00
A brass/bronze oval tobacco container. The top and two surfaces along the side have hammered lines of erotic art (all three scenes are different). The graceful lines are skillfully hand-tooled. The container is rather weighty for its size.

Period: Ching (Mid 19th Century)

Size: Height = 5 cm (2 inches), Length = 5.8 cm (2-1/4 inches), Width = 3.5 cm (1-3/8 inches)

Condition: It has a dark patina. Can use some polishing but we like to keep it in its natural state.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Metalwork : Pre AD 1000 item #1201559 (stock #BR-034)
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$795.00
A unusual Song Dynasty bronze mirror with three mythical animals. Could be Lions or rats. The lion represents the "Guardian" and the rat represents "Prosperity". Size: Diameter 10.4cm. Condition: No repairs.