Asian and Islamic Antiques
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Indian Subcontinent : Himalayas : Pre 1900 item #1359582 (stock #2888/536)
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$950.00
A Tibetan silver and mother of pearl conch formed as a central Buddhistic portrait. It is unusual in its style and is a beautifully embossed and attractive item. Age: 19 C. size: 10 cm x 9 cm. condition: very good indeed, no restoration, a slight abrasion to the edge of the pearl shell
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Hardstones : Pre 1700 item #1359384 (stock #2884/2361)
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A Chinese jade plaque 17/18 C. very finely carved and pierced with precious objects e.g the canopy, endless knot etc.This reticulated example with its breathtaking virtuosity and delicate , meticulous detail is a fine example of earlier Chinese lapidary art. The stone is of greyish celadon hue with spots of whitish clouds and is set on the back of a hand mirror in a frame of gilt silver which is worked with a ground of filigree and multi colour enamel decoration...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Porcelain : Pre 1800 item #1359363 (stock #2882/037)
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$2,200.00
A Chinese blue and white porcelain jar, painted underglaze with vibrant decoration of lotus blooms, tendrils and leaves all around. Age: kangxi period (1662-1722). size: 22 cm diameter X 16 cm high. condition: very good, no breaks no restoration. It probably had a cover originally.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Scholar Art : Pre 1837 VR item #1356571 (stock #968/2259)
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A Chinese bamboo brush pot bitong of curved square form, applied with darker hardwood at the rim and base. It is delicately carved with cabbages on two two sides whilst the third panel bears interesting lines of calligraphy. size: 12.4 cm high. condition: very good indeed. age: probably 18C
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Metalwork : Pre 1920 item #1355378 (stock #2979)
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A magnificent silver gilt and enamel statue of a peacock, beautifully rendered in fine filigree feathers enhanced by turquoise mounts and creating a dazzling spectacle on the back. The body is worked in detail with different shades of iridescent enamel and the head is surmounted with a cockade of seed pearls . It is an opulent, eye catching , impressive and highly decorative object of art and at the same time it depicts fantastic quality and craftsmanship...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Snuff Bottles : Pre 1837 VR item #1354144 (stock #2979/328)
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A dated Chinese glass snuff bottle, overlaid with a decoration of flowers and insects.This documentary bottle bears the Bing Shen year corresponding to 1836 and its fine and detailed lapidary work makes it a highly desirable object. size: 2 1/4 inches high (6 cm). Age; 1836. condition : very good, a small section of the raised coloured ring at the base is missing. The blue glass cover is lacking its spoon.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Wood : Pre 1900 item #1349426 (stock #1923/826)
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$1,250.00
pair
A rare Chinese antique pair of wooden , probably huang huali,boxes inlaid with very fine and intricate gold and silver threads, depicting a lady with a fan seated in an outdoor landscape. The interior is black lacquered. Age: 19C. size: 11.5 cm wide. condition: excellent, no restoration, no breaks
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Porcelain : Pre 1700 item #1347412 (stock #2978/3611)
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A fine and large Chinese blue and white porcelain vase, gu shaped with a ribbed body. Dating to the kangxi period (1662-1722), it is painted with a dense floral and foliage design and bands of ruyi heads at the neck and base. The blue is vibrant and the vase strikingly beautiful. Size: 46cm high. condition; excellent, no restoration, no breaks. There is a short firing fault at the base rim, as shown in the images.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Porcelain : Pre 1700 item #1347410 (stock #2979/3811)
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A Chinese porcelain blue and white jar of the kangxi period (1662-1722), painted with two panels, one showing figures in a mountainous landscape and the other peonies, foliage and birds. The rim depicts the six symbols of the Precious Objects. A fine example of Kangxi vibrant blue and white porcelain, it is in excellent condition, no restoration, no breaks. The two holes originally housed metal rings for carrying, but now missing. size: 21 cm. high
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Metalwork : Pre 1910 item #1344363 (stock #1976/511)
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$850.00
1
A Chinese silver vase with elaborate handles and decorated in repousse work with a phoenix on a hammered ground and the sides showing flowers and foliage, the back with a plain shield. Size: 23 cm high. weight ; 8 1/4 oz. two maker's stamps in Chinese characters on the base. Age; late 19 C. condition; good, slight dents to the edges of the round foot, general wear consistent with age. No splits , no restoration.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Metalwork : Pre 1910 item #1342347 (stock #1971/954)
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$1,500.00
one tray
An attractive Chinese silver tray of oval shape with scalloped outline, engraved in the centre with blooming chrysanthamum and its foliage. The border is decorated with alternating panels of diaper design and bamboo and lotus. Stamped at the back in Chinese characters for silver and also tested recently. Size: 45 X 33 cm . age: late Qing.. weight: approximately 890 grams. Condition; very good, no splits, no restoration, wear consistent with age.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Paintings : Pre 1900 item #1337980 (stock #1957/78)
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$950.00
two items
A second Chinese scroll painting of three standing figures in a landscape with a dragon and clouds. Dated, corresponding to 1847. Painted on silk , it measures 117x43 cm. overall and 58x36 cm ( the painting). In good condition, no restoration, no tears. It is sold with item 1337978 which is a similar scroll.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Paintings : Pre 1900 item #1337978 (stock #1956/51)
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$950.00
two items
A fine Chinese scroll painting of four figures under a tree with buildings in the background. Dated corresponding to 1821. On silk. it measures 115x43 cm. overall. 57x36 cm ( the painting). condition: there is a stressed fold, as seen in the images. This scroll is sold with a subsequent and similar one
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Metalwork : Pre 1900 item #1332954 (stock #1965/4111)
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A superb Chinese gilt silver filigree fan, enamelled on both sides with scenes of boats sailing, seascapes with islands having trees,animals and buildings. The upper register shows a variety of flowers. Fine details, remarkable virtuosity and great combination of colours, make this fan a true object of desire. size; 19 cm long. age: last quarter of 19th. C...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Trade Arts : Pre 1900 item #1329765 (stock #1962/561)
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$1,300.00
two pieces
A Chinese silver goblet presented as a trophy at the Canton regatta 1890. It is embossed with bamboo leaves and standing on a tripod of sculls which are held together with silver rope. The shield is engraved, Canton Regatta April 1890 Double sculls one Mile Bow A.E. Dowler, Stroke S.P. Read and Cox H. Dent. Maker's stamp TS, denoting Tien Shing.As well as Chinese characters. Weight: 145 gms. height: 18.5 cm. It comes with its custom made wood stand...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Hardstones : Pre 1920 item #1329652 (stock #1961/921)
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$2,200.00
one.
A desirable Chinese green jade bowl, carved in the Mughal style; the exterior showing a key ring motif under the rim followed by a band of tight fluting and then a register of leaf design . The base bears a Qianlong mark but the bowl is made later. The stone is of an even spinach tone , close to the colour of the pictures.The body is very thin, at one mm ( 0.01 ) at the rim . This bowl is a worthy addition to a collection of a style of lapidary which creates thin bodies from hard stones...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Hardstones : Pre 1920 item #1328896 (stock #1960/596)
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$3,000.00
one
A Chinese jade oval bowl carved in the Mughal style with lobes forming the body , the base with three concentric zones showing leaves and encircling a central flower. The body is thinly carved , the stone is of mottled pale celadon tone. A competently executed example, it measures 2 cm wide, in excellent condition, no breaks no restoration and dating to late Qing period.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Sculpture : Pre 1920 item #1327778 (stock #1954/2671)
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A Chinese coral figure of a standing maiden in an elaborate and floating robe holding a basket of flowers. Rendered with great competence and detail, it is a very attractive composition. The coral is of pinkish hue with occasional white spots. age; C. 1910. size: 17.5 cm high including the fixed wood stand. condition; very good, no restoration, no breaks. there are natural tubules to the back.