All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Hardstones : Pre 1980 item #1251841 (stock #361vr)
With bright apple green sections, this large jadeite pendant features foliate designs, lingzhi, and several chilongs, all carved to highlight the vivid green of the jadeite. It measures 3 1/4" high x 1 7/8" wide and is very translucent when lit from the back. The contrasting color is clear to white, with a very slight yellow tinge in one area, seen in the photo where the translucence is evident...
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Americas : American Indian : Blankets : Pre 1960 item #1246713 (stock #354vr)
Tightly woven in handspun wools with both natural and aniline dyes, this nice eye dazzler is in fine condition, with bright color and good design. It measures roughly 60" by 31" and has appears to have had little use, with a few small spots, and minor stains,one visible in last photo. Photos taken in bright sunlight.
Designed and created in the workshop of Victoria (Ana Nunez Brilanti), ca 1945, this coffee or chocolate set is made of copper with a heavy greek key design in a silver band around each piece. The interiors are also silvered, and the metal is heavy gauge. The handles are hard wood and are in good condition. Ana Brilanti was trained in fine arts, and upon moving to Taxco in the late 1930's, she became interested in silver craftsmanship...
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Americas : Latin American : Handiwork : Pre 1960 item #1239757 (stock #343vr)
E & M Perez
From the workshop of Los Castillo in Taxco, Mexico, these brass angel candlesticks were designed by Salvador Teran, who was a renowned silversmith in Taxco, and a cousin of Antonio Castillo. Signed with the Los Castillo circular mark, they also are stamped "cobre artistico", with the initials AC, Taxco, Mexico, and handwrought...
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Metalwork : Pre 1980 item #1232421 (stock #336vr)
Of simple form, the stem designed as a bamboo stalk, with bamboo leaves sprouting, supporting two cups upon a diamond shaped pedestal, these candlesticks are Japanese in origin, and are stamped on the base "950 Silver". Each measures 5 1/4" high and is 5 1/2" wide. Good condition, no dents or scratches, just minor wear and tarnish.