Chinese and Japanese Asian Art by David Hawkes
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Metalwork : Pre 1900 item #1247447 (stock #4272)
Hawkes, Asian Art
£150.00
A Chinese Bronze Folding Stand, 19th Century.

The stand is formed of three elaborate decorative supports each based around a Chilong dragon with bifurcated tail. The supports are hinged where they meet at the centre and so will fold flat when traveling.

Approximately 21.7 cm high. Weight = 786 gm. In fine, polished, condition showing light wear from use...

All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Metalwork : Pre 1800 item #1247388 (stock #4270)
Hawkes, Asian Art
£325.00
A CHINESE BRONZE 'BOMBE' CENSER, 17TH / 18TH C.

The squat censer cast with two loop handles and three pointed feet. The bronze has a high copper content which alludes to an earlier dating, perhaps late Ming, and produces a fine deep colour. The base has a cast mark, probably the name of the maker.

Approximately 11.3cm diameter excluding the handles, 5.6cm high. Weight = 500gms.

Fine patina...

All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Metalwork : Pre 1900 item #1070590 (stock #4198)
Hawkes, Asian Art
£145.00
A GOOD OPIUM BOX, 19TH CENTURY.

A brass opium box of usual form but with an exceptionally well decorated top. The base signed with a two-character maker's mark.

Approximately 3.7cm high.

Please study the photographs.

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All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Metalwork : Pre 1900 item #963063 (stock #4104)
Hawkes, Asian Art
£235.00
AN ELEGANT CHINESE PAKTONG TOBACCO PIPE, 19THC

The pipe looks a little like yellow brass in some pictures but this is a result of recent tarnishing, perhaps I should have polished it a little before taking the photographs. The base has an engraved inscription. 19th century I suspect. Especially nice is the cloud collar and the subtle shape of the base, almost peach-shape in section.

17.3/4 inches (45cm) high. Fine condition...