Asian and Islamic Antiques
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Enamel : Pre 1920 item #1330015 (stock #1964/041)
Nirvana Oriental Antiques
$2,600.00
one
A Chinese silver gilt covered box shaped as a bird. The body is made in the filigree manner and the head is enhanced with enamelled feathers and red beak whilst the eyes are set with tiger's eye stones. A very unusual item, rarely seen. The interior is lined and gilded and the base stamped " silver". Age: late Qing. size: 7 1/2 inches (19 cm ) high...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Pre 1920 item #1330006 (stock #1963/701)
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4 pieces. Please enquire for price
A pair of Chinese pearl shells carved in Canton with beautiful scenes of figures at leisure, dignitaries in sedan chairs, men on horseback; all against a background of mountains, pavilions and trees. The shells are large and of good quality and the carving excellent. They come with their own custom made wood stands. size: 10 inches x 8 1/2 inches ( 25x22 cm). Age; late Qing. condition: very good, only a slight bruise to the thin edge of one shell.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Trade Arts : Pre 1900 item #1329765 (stock #1962/561)
Nirvana Oriental Antiques
$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)
Nirvana Oriental Antiques
$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)
Nirvana Oriental Antiques
$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 : Pre 1900 item #1328584 (stock #1959/510)
Nirvana Oriental Antiques
$1,800.00
one
A Chinese 19 C tortoiseshell snuff box, beautifully carved on the top with a scene of figures at leisure in a pavilion with pine trees. The reverse is similarly carved and has a bridge visible. The flat sides show phoenix in flight and the rounded sides dragons. High quality carving, excellent condition , no breaks no restoration. size; 8.5 cm x 5 x 2.4 deep, Age: 19 C. We can get CITES EXPORT Licence, if necessary.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Pre 1920 item #1327990 (stock #1953/2217)
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one item. Please enquire the price
A superb Chinese coral carving of a standing lady with flowers. Exquisitely rendered, she has a serene expression and an elegant stance. The images show the coral much shinier than in actual fact . size: 20 cm high including the wood stand. Age: C. 1910, late Qing. condition: excellent, bo breaks no restoration.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Porcelain : Pre 1920 item #1327988 (stock #1955/226)
Nirvana Oriental Antiques
$950.00
two items
A pair of Chinese porcelain panels, beautifully painted in colours with birds, flowers and calligraphy. Glazed and framed in hardwood . Age ; Republic. size: 32x20 cm . condition: excellent, no damage or restoration.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Sculpture : Pre 1920 item #1327778 (stock #1954/2671)
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one item, Please enquire the price
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.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Hardstones : Pre 1910 item #1326819 (stock #1958/456)
Nirvana Oriental Antiques
$1,300.00
one
A Chinese antique jade belt hook of celadon hue and traditional design of an undercut dragon head confronting a deeply undercut chilong with lingzhi, The back is carved with a round button. The stone is of even tone and the carving of high quality. age: 19 C. size: 10.5cm (4 1/4 inches) long. condition: excellent, no restoration, no breaks
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Metalwork : Pre 1920 item #1323423 (stock #1949/4706)
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one. Please enquire about price
A Chinese silver fan, gold plated and decorated with multicolour enamelled panels against a filigree ground .The guards are cast with scenes of figures, all sharp and crisp. The back of the fan is not neglected either; it is embellished with the same decoration, thus making it a visual joy from both sides. This exceptional and fantastic fan weighs 173 grams of high grade ( 92% tested ) silver, covered by high gauge gold. age; C. 1900. size: 22.5cm length of the sticks...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Trade Arts : Pre 1900 item #1321728 (stock #1951/2171)
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one. Please enquire fro the price
A Chinese Export silver tankard of a large size, embossed with birds nestling amongst bamboo foliage. Double skin interior, it bears a presentation shield inscribed with dedication for cricket achievement " Athletics Sports Committee Cup,100 yards, won by C.H.E. Robertson, 5th May 1883". A high quality item from the famous studios of Wang Hing, it is standing at 14.5 cm high and weighs 22 oz. ( 346 grams). Condition; excellent, no restoration, no breaks. stamped WH and Chinese characters.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Pre 1900 item #1321726 (stock #1948/3811)
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sold
A superb Chinese tortoiseshell fan, 19th C. carved in great detail with a profusion of figures, pagodas and natural scenery. What makes this fan unusual and rare is that the upper register of all the sticks are carved with different sea creatures. In excellent condition, no repair, no breaks. The back is plain. size: 7 2/5th inches ( 19 cm ) long. Age: mid 19th C. We can get CITES Export Licence.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Porcelain : Pre 1800 item #1318519 (stock #1946/511)
Nirvana Oriental Antiques
$1,100.00
one
A Chinese porcelain blue and white barrel shaped jar with short narrow neck and decorated in vibrant blue with asper flower and its foliage in an all over design. In excellent condition, no breaks, no restoration. age; Kangxi 1662-1722. size: 5inches (12cm) high.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Metalwork : Pre 1920 item #1318290 (stock #1943/2024)
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one caddy and cover. Please enquire the price
A fantastic Chinese silver caddy of hexagonal shape, applied with a profusion of enameled birds perched on foliage and flowers, all against a filigree ground . Studs of turquoise and coral further enhance the opulence of this extravaganza. Stamped SILVER on the base. Age: first quarter of 20 C. size: 6 9/10 inches (17.5 cm ) high. condition: Excellent, it appears untouched, unpolished and unused for a long time, thus remaining in pristine and undamaged state.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Porcelain : Pre 1800 item #1318285 (stock #1944/561)
Nirvana Oriental Antiques
$1,400.00
one
A Chinese blue and white porcelain jar of barrel shape with the typical narrow short neck and opening, decorated all over with asper flowers and foliage. Vibrant blue, in excellent condition, no breaks, or restoration. size: 6 inches (5.2cm) high. Age; Kangxi period 1662-1722
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Pre 1900 item #1316773 (stock #1939/621)
Nirvana Oriental Antiques
$1,400.00
2 pieces
A Chinese mother of pearl shell beautifully carved with a panorama of figures outdoor, pavilions in gardens and two riders on horseback. The details are precise, even the eyes of the figures are noticeable. A monogram further enhances the decoration. It comes with its custom made wooden stand. size: 25 cm x 23 cm. age; C. 1880. condition: a small piece of about 15mm x 12mm on the rim is repaired, as seen in the image.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Pre 1920 item #1304127 (stock #1940/661)
Nirvana Oriental Antiques
$1,250.00
one
A Chinese 19 C. pearl shell beautifully pierced and carved with a dragon coiled all around. Its natural form and luminous surface with fine carving makes this object a joy to behold. age; 19 C. size: 18 cm. condition; very good indeed, no restoration, no breaks.