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.
Price on Request
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 : 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...