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All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Porcelain : Pre 1900 item #1346940
Meiji Bijutsu
$960.00
A magnificent set of three Imari porcelain bowls dating from the end of the Edo period to the beginning of the Meiji period, finely decorated with sublime patterns of flowers and foliage highlighted with a rich palette of colors, typical of high end Imari ware: from the vivid underglaze cobalt blue to the soft gold enamel.

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The bowls present few and minor enamel losses. The smaller bowl bears a small dent on the mouth rim. The set is otherwis...

All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Ceramics : Eastern Europe : Pre 1900 item #1217274
Meiji Bijutsu
$580.00
This remarkable jardinière (pot) is a world famous Zsolnay porcelain made at the end of the 19th century.

The Zsolnay factory was established in 1853, by Miklós Zsolnay, in the city of Pécs in Hungary, and gained fame after the Vienna and Paris World Fairs held in 1873 and 1878 respectively. The innovative designs of Zsolnay porcelains still make them well sought after items today.

This particular pot, is a great example of the beauty of Zsolnay ceramics. It is decorated with m...

All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Pre 1900 item #1318745
Meiji Bijutsu
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A very interesting and rare flower stand made in the shape of a scroll and dating from the end of the 19th century. It is made in lacquer, including maki-e, and mother-of-pearl with motifs coming out in relief, the main of which, a dragon holding the pearl of wisdom is rendered in quite spectacular fashion.

The impressive stand is in overall good condition with little wear and loss. There are some dents and tear; please refer to pictures for details and do not hesitate to request additio...

All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Pre 1900 item #1273795
Meiji Bijutsu
$590.00
!A splendid set of five mukozuke Imari porcelain cups (used to serve dishes during a tea ceremony) made towards the end of the Edo period. Each cup is delicately decorated by hand with a rich palette of enamel colors and cobalt blue underglaze.

The cups are signed with the left part of the "fuku" mark, generally found on Imari ware from that period.

The set is in very good condition with very little enamel loss. The set will be shipped in an antique wooden box.
Dimensions: ea...

All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Jewelry : Costume : Pre 1920 item #1253436
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A superb antique obidome (brooch for Japanese obi) made of jade and silver.

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Dimensions: 4.1 x 2 x 0.7 cm (with mount) (1.6 x 0.8 x 0.28 in), 4 x 1.8 x 0.3 cm (without mount) (1.6 x 0.7 x 0.12 in), weight 9g (0.3 oz)

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All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Metalwork : Pre 1920 item #1327090
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A kaishi-ire is a pouch used during the Japanese tea ceremony to hold "kaishi" (paper) onto which sweets are placed. This particular one probably dates from the end of the Meiji period (1868-1912) to the Taisho period (1912-1926).

It figures a superb golden menuki (metallic ornament) made in the shape of a rooster, a hen and a chick, rendered in sublime details; the work of a master craftsman.

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The kaishi-ire is in very good condition ...

All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Lacquer : Pre 1900 item #1224033
Meiji Bijutsu
$690.00
A sublime Lacquer obon (tray) dating from the 19th century.

It is made with inlaid gold and nacre on black and red lacquer, using several maki-e techniques and decorated with a Noh theater mask representing Okina, floating above a piece of cloth and a cord with tassels. Okina is considered the oldest of the Noh characters, even pre-dating the genre. It is the face of an old man, actually a god, with a rich smile, symbolizing youth, longevity and abundance.

Maki-e is a lacquer tec...

All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1920 item #1291727
Meiji Bijutsu
$370.00
A kaishi-ire is a pouch used during the Japanese tea ceremony to hold "kaishi" (paper) onto which sweets are placed. This particular pouch, which dates from the end of the 19th century to the beginning of the 20th century (Meiji-Taisho periods) is bigger than most and could also have been used as a wallet, complete with a mirror. On the back of that mirror, along with markings, two turtles are depicted climbing a mound by a brook. The large carved character is read "kotobuki" (long life), a c...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Korean : Ceramics : Pre 1800 item #1306969
Meiji Bijutsu
$380.00
A fine hakeme bowl dating from the Korean Joseon dynasty (1392-1897). Hakeme designates a style of pottery, where a white slip is applied to bowls prior to firing, a technique developed by Korean potters.

It is the sobriety and simple elegance of that kind of pottery that made hakeme bowls popular with the Japanese tea ceremony practitioners, especially during the 16th century, when high ranked warriors and feudal lords patronized that art and the craftsmen who made its utensils. Many Kor...

All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Pre 1920 item #1286746
Meiji Bijutsu
$550.00
A wonderful kogai (hairpin) made with lacquered wood and inlaid gold, dating from the Meiji-Taisho period (1868-1926). The hairpin ends are carved in minute details to depict two birds perched in abundant foliage; the work of a master craftsman. The kogai is signed Nagamasa.

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The kogai is in very good condition.
Dimensions: 7.3 cm (2.9 in)

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All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Lacquer : Pre 1920 item #1286747
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$530.00
A magnificent kushi (comb), made in black and gold lacquer and coral beads. It is finely carved in sublime details to represent a bird flying towards a rice seedling. The kushi dates from the Meiji-Taisho period (1868-1926).

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The kushi is in excellent condition.
Dimensions: 9.3 x 3.4 cm (3.7 x 1.4 in)

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All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Lacquer : Pre 1920 item #1286751
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$930.00
A remarkable lacquer kushi (comb) decorated in a most sublime way, dating from the Meiji-Taisho period (1868-1926), signed.

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The kushi is in excellent condition.
Dimensions: 10.9 x 5.8 cm (4.4 x 2.3 in)

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All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Pre 1800 item #1322754
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$2,780.00
A wonderful work of art, probably dating from the 18th century, with Sino Tibetan origins. The finely carved lapis lazuli stone is framed in a beautifully engraved gilt bronze piece decorated with turquoises and red stones. The relief work seems to show a priest sitting in the lotus position, holding sacred tools.

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The plaque is in good condition with obvious traces of ageing and oxidat...

All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Lacquer : Pre 1920 item #1286753
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$1,130.00
A splendid set of one kushi (comb) and one kogai (hairpin) made in blond tortoise shell and gold lacquer, dating from the Meiji-Taisho period (1868-1926), signed Kozan.

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Both kushi and kogai are in excellent condition.
Dimensions: comb 9.1 x 4 cm (3.6 x 1.6 in); hairpin 14.8 x 1.2 cm (5.9 x 0.5 in)

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All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Lacquer : Pre 1920 item #1286752
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$880.00
A sublime set of one kushi (comb) and one kogai (hairpin) made in gold and black lacquer, dating from the Meiji period (1868-1912).

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The set is in very good condition. One of the extremity of the kogai was apparently cut and sharpened, probably to make it fit into the end piece, which means the kogai used to be longer.
Dimensions: comb 8.3 x 3.1 cm (3.3 x 1.2 in); hairpin 13.7 x 1.1 cm (5.5 x 0.44 in)

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All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Snuff Bottles : Pre 1900 item #1306956
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A superb antique Chinese snuff bottle made of natural jadeite.

The bottle comes with a certificate (established in Japan) authenticating the jade (the test was ran on the cap only).

The bottle is in very good condition.
Dimensions: 6.8 x 5.2 (w) x 2.4 cm (2.7 x 2.1 x 1 in); weight 119g (4.2 oz)

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All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Snuff Bottles : Pre 1900 item #1306957
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A superb antique Chinese snuff bottle made of natural jadeite.

The bottle comes with a certificate (established in Japan) authenticating the jade (the test was ran on the cap only).

The bottle is in very good condition.
Dimensions: 7.4 x 4.7 (w) x 1.8 cm (3 x 1.9 x 0.7 in); weight 109g (3.8 oz)

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All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Snuff Bottles : Pre 1900 item #1306958
Meiji Bijutsu
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A superb antique Chinese snuff bottle made of natural jadeite.

The bottle comes with a certificate (established in Japan) authenticating the jade (the test was ran on the cap only).

The bottle is in very good condition.
Dimensions: 7.1 x 4.2 (w) x 2.2 cm (2.8 x 1.7 x 0.9 in); weight 96g (3.4 oz)

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Worldwide shipping: $20
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