Asian and Islamic Antiques
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Scholar Art : Pre 1837 VR item #1275822 (stock #1920/584)
Nirvana Oriental Antiques
$1,100.00
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A pair of fine Chinese coconut cups lined and mounted with silver. The body is carved in detail with "shou" symbols, precious objects, ribbons, prunus flowers etc. all against a ground of geometrical pattern.The base stamped with Chinese characters. Very desirable items,they date to 18/19 C. size: 8.2cm diameter. condition: the coconuts undamaged in very good condition, the silver with some dark spots which are easily removable and several superficial depressions ...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Scholar Art : Pre 1920 item #1219932 (stock #1893/436)
Nirvana Oriental Antiques
$1,500.00
A Chinese bitong brush pot, of bamboo and carved all round in relief with a poem by Zhen Banqiao. The wood is of an attractive mellow hue and the calligraphy very elegant. Age: C. 1900. size: 7 inches ( 18 cm ) high. condition: a few age-related vertical fissures, as seen in the images.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Scholar Art : Pre 1910 item #1154212 (stock #1760/5316)
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A Chinese table screen with a central panel of ivory carved in the pierced style with a scene of figures, buildings and trees and a ground of vine leaves and grapes ,the hardwood frame is further embellished with carved mounts . This technique of carving is particularly difficult to master as it needs great precision and accuracy and therefore, only few studios produced it. The screen is a real tour de force. age: C. 1870. size: outside measurements: 28 cm high x 24 cm wide...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Scholar Art : Pre 1900 item #911650 (stock #1332/371)
Nirvana Oriental Antiques
$850.00
A Chinese spinach nephrite jade brush rest shaped as a table and incised with emblems of good fortune and longevity.The stone is a good deep colour with a little whitish streak on the top . There is residual paper labels at the base of the item. This is a very charming article and in very good condition, only a slight roughness to the edge of the flat surface. age: 19 C. size: 3 1/4 inches (8.5cm) long x 2 3/16 inches (3cm) wide x 1 1/16inches (2.8cm) high.