E & M Perez Ellen and Michael Perez
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Organics : Pre 1900 item #1278663 (stock #410ad)
E & M Perez
$425.00
Of very small size, this coconut is deeply carved and has a brass stopper with cork. Possibly a perfume or snuff bottle, it measures a diminutive 1 5/8" x 1 1/4", and has a very dark and shiny patina. The "eyes" only one of which remains, are oval shaped brass pieces with a blue trade bead in the center. The Brass cap has a cork stopper and is attached with a small brass chain...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Porcelain : Pre 1900 item #1269927 (stock #394vr)
E & M Perez
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Decorated with iron red figures, including a large foo dog or lion, with smaller figures over the entire surface, this lidded jar measures 10" high to top of lid, is 9" in diameter, and the foot is approximately 3/8" deep and unglazed on the bottom...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Porcelain : Pre 1900 item #1267507 (stock #390ar)
E & M Perez
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Painted in underglaze blue over a slightly bluish slip, this tazza or stem plate measures 6 3/4" in diameter, is 3 3/4" high, and the base is 3 1/4" in diameter. Signed with a four character mark on the interior base, it also has a poem or inscription within the landscape. Delicately painted, with two birds, a tree above a bouquet of floral and foliate elements, it is edged with a stylized geometric design...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Textiles : Pre 1900 item #1267411 (stock #389ar)
E & M Perez
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Embroidered on cream colored silk, this panel depicts two foo lions or dogs, playing with embroidered balls and surrounded by various taoist symbols. In soft, subtle colors, with gold wrapped thread and finely executed Peking knot details, the embroidery is edged with two bands of woven and embroidered ribbon. The panel measures 17" square, is 23 5/8" wide on the diagonal, and the black lacquer frame is 28 1/8" by 24 1/4"...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Near Eastern : Ceramics : Pre AD 1000 item #1267392 (stock #388ar)
E & M Perez
$425.00
Of buff colored clay, with a bright crackled turquoise glaze, this lamp dates to a period between the 10th and 13th centuries. It measures 4 1/4" high, and the base is 5" in diameter. On a pedestal base, handled, with a deep base, the form is nicely balanced and well executed. Condition is good, with an apparent restoration on the lip of the base, approximately 1" wide (first two photos, restoration where white spot on rim is visible)...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Roman : Glass : Pre AD 1000 item #1267174
E & M Perez
$1,100.00
Of pale green glass, with handle and rim of blue-green, this jar, or ewer, is nicely formed, with flared neck and ribbon like handle. Measuring 6 3/8" high and 3 1/2" wide including handle, the vessel has interior mineral deposits, and iridescence on the surface. In good condition, with visible hairline below rim and under handle (the photo accentuates the hairline). Has paper tag with previous collection data, and was acquired pre 1970...
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Glass : German : Pre 1910 item #1266688 (stock #383ad)
E & M Perez
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Measuring 12" high (just under 31 cm)this cut glass ewer or claret jug is mounted with silver (800) and has an indistinct makers mark and the silver standard for Germany introduced in 1884, the quarter moon and crown. The interior of the silver mounts are gilt, and there are gilt details on the geometric sections of the repousse design. The designs are cut into vertical panels in the glass, with both diamond point and star designs, each panel below another panel in silver...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Indian Subcontinent : Kashmir : Pre 1900 item #1263910 (stock #380ar)
E & M Perez
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This embroidered wool shawl is of very high quality, with very fine and precise embroidery and beautiful vivid color. It dates to the early or mid 19th century, measuring approximately 71" square, and is backed with later red fabric. Comprised of numerous sections that are hand embroidered, it is trimmed with an additional embroidered edge, and has a black center of woven cloth...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Jewelry : Pre 1900 item #1263869 (stock #378ar)
E & M Perez
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Of celadon green jade, with inclusions of both white and grey/tan, this delicate bracelet measures 2 7/8" (7 1/2 cm)in diameter on the outside, and slightly less than 2 1/2" (6cm+) on the inside, and is just over 1/2" (1 1/2cm) deep. The designs are all hand carved, featuring a lingzhi, or mushroom design. The jade is slightly translucent and has a soft waxy surface, with evidence of hand work throughout. There is some wear to the design, but no chips or cracks...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Metalwork : Pre 1900 item #1259568 (stock #370ar)
E & M Perez
$385.00
These two Georgian round base, baluster stem candlesticks match perfectly, and were obviously made by the same hand, with one being signed with spurious hallmarks. Of paktong, they have a very satiny surface with a very slight yellowish hue. The surface has evidence of wear, with slight scratches, abrasions, and very minor dents (the lip of smaller stick also is bent, evident in photos)...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Americas : Pre Columbian : Pottery : Pre AD 1000 item #1254437 (stock #363ar)
E & M Perez
$650.00
Effigy graters (rollador) were utilized in the Tumaco region of what is now Colombia and Ecuador, by the Tolita culture, from approximately 500BC to 500AD, usually taking the stylized form of a fish or squid. Used to grate various vegetables, they were made with raised horizontal sections, and in this case, also had inset sharp stones in addition...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Middle Eastern : Metalwork : Pre 1900 item #1251973 (stock #362ar)
E & M Perez
$365.00
Executed in vivid polychrome enamels, this copper tray is a fine example of the enamel work done in what is now Syria, utilizing the firing method of cuerda seca, in which a heavy string is used to separate the enamels, and burns away during firing, leaving the enamel work in high relief...
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Metals : Bronze : Pre 1900 item #1251826 (stock #360ad)
E & M Perez
$695.00
Of rare form, this bronze inkwell depicts an armadillo, standing upon a rectangular bronze base of naturalized foliate designs. The figure is mounted to the base with hand made screws and square nuts, all original. The hinged back opens to the interior, which once held two ink bottles which would have been mounted in a metal insert...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Americas : Pre Columbian : Pottery : Pre AD 1000 item #1247328 (stock #359ar)
E & M Perez
$3,600.00
This figural Alcarraza is an exceptionally fine example of the pre-columbian pottery of the Calima culture, located in what is now Colombia, South America. From the time period extending from 100 BC to 400 AD, these double spouted vessels were utilized throughout the Rio Cauca area. Most were simple forms, some with abstract or figural elements, and generally were of reddish color over buff colored body. Measuring 11 3/4" high, this vessel is decorated with both red and black pigments, and is ...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Netsuke and Related : Pre 1900 item #1231249 (stock #ar334)
E & M Perez
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Of deeply colored boxwood, with some figure in the wood, this netsuke is beautifully carved, with fine detail to face and clothing. It depicts a bearded figure, likely a sage, clad in flowing robes, holding a bowl aloft. The figure measures 2" high, and is in excellent condition, with a deep rich patina, and has signature on base (not completely legible, but one character is formed like a Z). There is a tiny loss, close to the right foot, that shows up as a dark spot. Given the patina and dry...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Sculpture : Pre 1900 item #1222387 (stock #ar327)
E & M Perez
$675.00
With exceptionally fine detail, this bronze Quan Yin holds the traditional water bottle, surrounded by a Mandorla covered with foliate and wave motifs. The sculpture is 7 1/2" high, on a round base 2 1/4" in diameter. The patina is dark, with some rubbing to back and base where it appears to have been lightly cleaned, and there is some verdigris on the surface. The face and clothing are quite lovely, creating a serene and ethereal sculpture.
All Items : Antiques : Furnishings : Lighting : Tabletop : Candlesticks : Pre 1900 item #1220869 (stock #af321)
E & M Perez
$145.00
Measuring 9" high, this pair of Brass candlesticks have a "beehive" circular shaft upon an octagonal base, with bold turnings below a flared candle cup. Dating to the mid 19th century, they are of English origin, and were common in the US during this era. The button on one of the push up shafts is missing, as shown in the photos of bottoms. Both are in good condition, no dents or damage, and both have a soft, glossy patina.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Indian Subcontinent : Pre 1900 item #1211536 (stock #ar308)
E & M Perez
$375.00
This heavy bronze ewer, or Aftaba, is incised over the entire body, spout and handle with foliate designs, in banded and open areas, and has raised pear shaped designs on both sides of the body. Of classic Mughal design from Northern India, it dates to the 19th century. Measuring just a tad under 12", it is also about 12" wide from tip of spout to tail of handle. Some wear to feet, a few spots of verdigris, with no breaks or repairs, it has a brown patina, and may have been cleaned at some ti...