antique orientalia by Asian Rarities, netsuke, snuff bottles
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Sculpture : Pre 1920 item #1207435 (stock #1305003)
Asian Rarities Enterprises, Inc.
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Finely detailed bronze statue of a Japanese Lady holding a serving tray in her left hand. The bronze is engraved on the base with Japanese characters, "Bashu saku" which means "Made by Bashu". It is in excellent condition for its age, and was acquired from the estate of a highly skilled Texas artist along with other Asian objects of art. The height of the statue is 20 in. Age is circa early 20th century.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Metalwork : Pre 1920 item #1207305 (stock #1303093)
Asian Rarities Enterprises, Inc.
$2500.00
Meiji Period gilt-bronze casting of a Samurai Archer kneeling on his right knee while drawing back a large separately cast arrow, while gripping the bow (also separately cast) with his outstretched left hand. The bare-footed figure is depicted wearing authentic Japanese military apparel with family crests (mons), an archer's hat, armored vest, protective leg guards, and a short sword secured to his side by a belt. The bronze bears a signature in gilt cartouche that reads "Hidenobu"...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Metalwork : Pre 1900 item #1069279 (stock #025092)
Asian Rarities Enterprises, Inc.
$275.00
Antique Japanese square tray with decorations of two pheasants, cherry blossoms, palm tree with a snake and reed overlaid in relief. The edge of tray has triple symbol of shields. The bottom of the tray rests on four double bun feet. It is in excellent condition, with a darkened bronze patina. It measures 1” H x 6-7/8” Square, and weighs 1.12 lbs. Age is c.1890, Meiji Period.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Porcelain : Pre 1920 item #1065647 (stock #1103002)
Asian Rarities Enterprises, Inc.
$399.00
Japanese square shaped Imari platter with scalloped edges and a square center area with a light blue border, featuring two pheasants near a three-legged dark blue table with a floral arrangement. The border of the plate has two sets of four reserves. All the designs are under glaze except for the pheasants and small dots of flowers which are over glaze enamel. The platter is in excellent condition, with no cracks, chips or repairs...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Porcelain : Pre 1920 item #1065640 (stock #708068)
Asian Rarities Enterprises, Inc.
$350.00
Japanese Imari low bowl with under glaze cobalt blue scenes of mountains, villages and trees accented by rust-red bamboo and gilt overlay. The bowl has a curved in edge with deep cobalt blue ground, and light blue flowers and leaves with a rust-red center. The foot has slight residue of sand with a blue two-character mark. The condition is excellent, with the exception of some slight rough spots around the top rim. The size is 3” H x 15” Diameter; and the weight is 5 lbs...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Porcelain : Pre 1900 item #1065628 (stock #204038)
Asian Rarities Enterprises, Inc.
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Japanese Kutani porcelain tea caddy with three parts: top, inner lid and body. The main body of the tea caddy is slightly ribbed beneath the upper trim and above the gilt brown stylized rock trim around the bottom. The bright pink ground on the top and the upper body is decorated with finely painted blue and yellow birds amid brightly colored floral designs. The shoulder of the caddy and bottom of the top is decorated with designs of heavy gilt, gray and brown...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Metalwork : Pre 1900 item #1064384 (stock #1103006 )
Asian Rarities Enterprises, Inc.
$135.00
This is an antique Japanese bronze vase with incised designs of trees, limbs, vines and leaves. It features applied copper (shibyama) work of flowers, leaves, fruit and a bird. The vase is in very good condition, with a slightly uneven bottom corrected with felt pads. The size is 6” H x 2-1/2” Diameter; and it weighs 12 oz. Age is circa late 1800’s, Meiji Period
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Sculpture : Pre 1900 item #1064382 (stock #1103005 )
Asian Rarities Enterprises, Inc.
$125.00
This offering is for an interesting, finely detailed bronze Shi Shi (foo lion) that was once attached to a large bronze incense burner or container. The Shi Shi has front and back legs spaced-apart, with large ears, a long mane, bulging eyes, and a detailed tongue shown sticking out between its teeth. It also has a large flowing tail. The estimated age of the Shi Shi is from the mid-1800’s (Edo). It measures 3-1/2” H x 4” W x 1-1/4” D, and weighs 10 oz...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Metalwork : Pre 1920 item #1064064 (stock #708064 )
Asian Rarities Enterprises, Inc.
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This offering is for a large Japanese bronze vessel in a Chinese Ku/Gu archaic style, with a trumpet mouth, and a neck designed with four sections of lotus fronds on a stippled ground divided by reticulated trim. The center section has rounded sections of flowers on a stippled ground divided by reticulated trim. The base has four sections of lotus fronds on a stipple ground divided by a reticulated trim...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Porcelain : Pre 1900 item #1064039 (stock #1001015 )
Asian Rarities Enterprises, Inc.
$350.00
Offered here is an antique Japanese “Ko Kutani” shallow plate with a brown scalloped edge that has a fine gilt and green enamel design. The center of the plate is decorated with enamel circles, including one large center of flowers and leaves on a gilt ground; two medium circles of rust-red, gilt and light blue flowers; three medium circles of gilt, green, red, blue flowers and three smaller circles with pomegranates, iris flowers and peaches...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Porcelain : Pre 1900 item #1063396 (stock #1001013 )
Asian Rarities Enterprises, Inc.
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Japanese Imari oval ribbed porcelain plate with scalloped edge. The beautifully decorated plate features an orange/red phoenix (ho bird) with gilt highlights on one side and a scroll design with a rolled cobalt edge and containing a table and basket of flowers on the other side. The additional patterns include a green/red plaid and a swirl design of orange-red and cobalt. Condition: Excellent with no breaks, cracks or repairs. Size/Weight: 12-1/2” x 9-3/4”; 2.2 lbs. Date: c.1880.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Metalwork : Pre 1900 item #1062797 (stock #118052)
Asian Rarities Enterprises, Inc.
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Small Japanese bronze temple/altar vase finely decorated and inlaid with silver, copper and gold overlay (flower, leaf and bird). The vase has two reserves of trees, flowers and birds (that include the silver and gold decor) with a multi-leaf copper inlay on the upper section of the trumpet shaped mouth. The handles are made in the shape of elongated foo lions...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Enamel : Pre 1920 item #1062776 (stock #072079)
Asian Rarities Enterprises, Inc.
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Japanese bronze Champlevé vase with archaic designs and mythological animal handles. The vase has a “Greek key” design under four bands of enamel shields, “T’ou-T’ieh” mask symbols , lotus flowers and leaves decorations. Size is 9-1/2” H x 7” W handle to handle, with a 6” Diameter body, and weighs 4.12 lbs. Impressed on the bottom of the vase is the mark, “Made in Japan”. Condition is excellent. Age is early 20th century, Meiji Period.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Enamel : Pre 1920 item #1061822 (stock #404032)
Asian Rarities Enterprises, Inc.
$390.00
Japanese silver-wire ovoid cloisonné vase, pale blue ground decorated with flowering white, yellow and rust-red plum blossoms and featuring a singing bird perched on one of the central branches. The branches are colored in medium to dark grey with dark turquoise highlights. The bird has a variety of colors, including two-tones of grey, white, brown, beige, auburn and black enamel. The designs appear to be outlined in silver-wire...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Porcelain : Pre 1920 item #1061816 (stock #906002)
Asian Rarities Enterprises, Inc.
$550.00
Japanese Imari style porcelain figure of a seated Bijin (beautiful woman) holding a book in her left hand displaying kanji characters on the open pages. The seated Bijin is decorated with a blue finely detailed floral robe in multi colors, and an elegant obi with pink with green bamboo designs. The figure measures 8” H x 6-1/2” W x 4-1/2” D, 2 lb. Age is late Meiji period, c. 1900. The condition is excellent.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Porcelain : Pre 1920 item #1061748 (stock #1001011)
Asian Rarities Enterprises, Inc.
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Very large antique Imari oval shaped porcelain charger, with deep under-glaze blue and rust red/orange on a white ground. The outer rim is decorated with two large oval reserves with stylized pheasants, and two reserves featuring dragon designs, between four alternating sections of deep blue and rust red checkerboard designs. The outer rim also features also stylized cranes within circular borders...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Metalwork : Pre 1920 item #1059111 (stock #01102014 )
Asian Rarities Enterprises, Inc.
$195.00
Small Japanese Bronze Buddhist temple/altar vase, designed with two unique reserves. On one side there is a design if relief of a turtle, lotus pods and a bird; on the other side, there is a design of birds in marsh. There are two artistically designed handles on the sides of the vase between the reserves, and panel designs around the bottom. The vase measures 4-7/8”H x 3-5/8”Diameter, and weighs 15 oz. Condition is very good, with darkened bronze,age spots, and green patina. Age is cir...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Metalwork : Pre 1920 item #1059109 (stock #01102013 )
Asian Rarities Enterprises, Inc.
$275.00
Japanese bronze Buddhist temple/altar vase, decorated with two large reserves of birds and flowers in relief. There are two stylized foo lion head handles, and there is an archaic bat design around the bottom of the base. Signed on the bottom with 6 Kanji within a rectangular shaped impression. Measures 5-1/2”H x 4”Diameter, and weighs 2.2 lbs. This is a heavy, solid cast bronze vase in very good condition, with some age spots, small frits, and a dark bronze and green patina. Age is circ...