antique orientalia by Asian Rarities, netsuke, snuff bottles
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 : 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 : Metalwork : Pre 1920 item #1064064 (stock #708064 )
Asian Rarities Enterprises, Inc.
Price on Request
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 : Metalwork : Pre 1900 item #1062797 (stock #118052)
Asian Rarities Enterprises, Inc.
Price on Request
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 : 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...
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...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Metalwork : Pre 1910 item #1058910 (stock #1102002)
Asian Rarities Enterprises, Inc.
$135.00
This offering is for an antique Japanese bronze candle stand (Shokudai), with detailed decorations and a sharp pointed pricket upon which to mount a candle. Featured on the bronze stand are six-panels showing a variety of birds and flowers in relief, with mythological elephant handles on each side, and mounted on three foo lion feet attached to a 2.5” diameter base...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Metalwork : Pre 1910 item #1058906 (stock #1102001)
Asian Rarities Enterprises, Inc.
$349.00
This offering is for two (2) antique Japanese bronze candle stands (Shokudai). One features six-panels of birds in relief (8.5”H x 3”diameter, 1.7 lbs.), and the other has two-panels depicting an image of Buddha in raised relief seated on a rock (8-5/8”H x 3”diameter, 1.10 lbs.). Both Shokudai have foo lion handles and are mounted on three-lion feet attached to a round base. Both are in very good condition. Age is c.1868-1912 (Meiji period).
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Metalwork : Pre 1900 item #1058238 (stock #1101034)
Asian Rarities Enterprises, Inc.
$115.00
Early Japanese bronze hand held kagami (mirror) with rectangular handle. The back of the mirror is decorated with a variety of finely detailed flowers, and has what appear to be two Mon (family crests of the joining families in a wedding). It also has four Kanji in relief on the right side, that is the maker’s signature. Size is: 7 1/2" diameter x 10 1/2” long, and weighs 10 ozs. Estimated age is circa late Edo period, mid 19th century...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Metalwork : Pre 1920 item #1057112 (stock #709035)
Asian Rarities Enterprises, Inc.
$695.00
This is an early 1900’s Japanese bronze sculpture of a growling tiger, with its head raised and mouth open bearing finely sculpted teeth and curled tongue, with inset eyes, and a long tail that is extended to the rear with a curled tip. It features detailed raised stripes with a shiny, reddish brown finish over darker mat finished body, created from a unique acid etching process. There is an applied seal w/makers mark on the underside near the rear legs, and an etched signature above it...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Metalwork : Pre 1920 item #961725 (stock #MF911)
Asian Rarities Enterprises, Inc.
$950.00
High quality companion pair of Japanese cloisonné vases. The vases are made of silver wire on a copper body, with an interior & bottom of dark green enamel. The exterior enamel of each vase is predominantly colored in shades of brown. A band around the top of each vase has two (2) reserves of love birds followed by two (2) sets of an alternating shield pattern of the classical dragon & flaming pearl & Phoenix. The phoenix has rust-red goldstone ground & the dragon has a green goldstone ground...