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All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Metalwork : Pre 1920 item #1335537 (stock #TBP-001)
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An old Tibetan ladies purse made of Yak leather and inlaid with silver and gilt carvings with a center piece of Turquoise. The front has carvings of two fish (representing the beginning of life)and flower design. The back has a center tree design. There is a silver woven chain attached to the top for carrying. Age: Late 19 Century to early 20th. Size:L. 13cm. W:3.5cm. H:6.8cm. Condition. Very fine, no repairs
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Metalwork : Pre 1800 item #1333811 (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 #1330307 (stock #BR-048)
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Large rare 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 #1327352 (stock #BR-043)
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$475.00
A nice and rare statue of a Song guard with remnants of heavy gilding. He is probably part of a large configuration and had a spear in his hands. Size: H. 11.5cm. W. 4cm. Condition: No repairs. Needs a stand to stay upright.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Metalwork : Pre AD 1000 item #1323258 (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 #1323184 (stock #COIN-005)
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$875.00
Two ancient bronze "coins" shaped like small bowed knives. Both have encrustation on the bronze of varied coloration including that of a a blue-green malachite color from long burial. Period: Shang Dynasty (1600-1028 BC) Sizes: One is 14.5 cm long. The other is 17.7 cm long. Condition: The coins have natural wear and small chips to their rims and encrustation due to age. Nice patina. Would make an interesting addition to any coin collection.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Metalwork : Pre AD 1000 item #1320135 (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. It has a nice aging patina. It can be cleaned but I wouldn't recommend it.

Period: Western Han (206BC - 25AD)

Size: Height = 32 cm (12.6 inches) Condition: A small dent on one side. Very good condition for its age.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Metalwork : Pre AD 1000 item #1314137 (stock #BRB-001)
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A pair of rare 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 AD 1000 item #1313349 (stock #CHOP-012)
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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. Incrustation from long burial. Can be cleaned.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Metalwork : Pre 1492 item #1311463 (stock #BR-017)
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$4,800.00
A rare 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 #1307418 (stock #BR-052)
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$575.00
Rare 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 1900 item #1297726 (stock #PIP-001)
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A large white brass Chinese tobacco pipe with carvings on both ends. Size: L. 42cm. Condition: No repairs.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Metalwork : Pre 1492 item #1296782 (stock #BR-021)
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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 #1290396 (stock #BR-041)
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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 1900 item #1278205 (stock #PIP-002)
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$275.00
nineteenth century white brass Chinese smoking pipe with carvings on both ends. Size: L. 34.7cm. Condition: No repairs.