Asian and Islamic Antiques
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Metalwork : Pre 1920 item #1323423 (stock #1949/4706)
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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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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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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)
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$1,100.00
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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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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)
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$1,400.00
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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)
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$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)
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$1,250.00
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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.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Porcelain : Pre 1837 VR item #1303398 (stock #1936/311)
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$1,500.00
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An unusual Chinese ceramic brush pot bitong , simulating bamboo stalks. In excellent condition, no breaks, no restoration; measuring 12.5 cm. high. Age: C. 1800
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Wood : Pre 1900 item #1303317 (stock #1933/351)
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$1,250.00
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A Chinese figure of Lohan, 19 C. carved from boxwood showing the seated sage holding a rosary. The details are intricate and sharp and the wood is a mellow, even colour. Age: 19 C. size:13cm high. condition: excellent, no breaks, no restoration.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Hardstones : Pre 1900 item #1298379 (stock #1931/4131)
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$7,600.00
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A superb jadeite decotared mirror mounted with a plaque which is carved in shallow relief with a flower and two bats. The silver gilt frame is embossed with flora and set with 8 hardstones. The handle is formed from a belthook showing a dragon's head confronting chilong. stamped Silver. size: 9 inches (22 cm) long. age: 19 C. condition: excellent. The colour of the stones is close to that of the images.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Hardstones : Pre 1920 item #1298114 (stock #1929/261)
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$550.00
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A Chinese celadon jade plaque carved on both sides with fish, flowers and aquatic motifs. The border has a series of convex circles. Nice, even colour of the stone. size: 3 inches x 2 3/10 inches. condition; very good, no breaks, no restoration.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Jewelry : Pre 1837 VR item #1297487 (stock #1930/361)
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$950.00
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A natural amber plaque mounted with silver and fashioned as a pendant. Two insects are visible , captured in the fossil at the time of its formation. The actual colour is very close to the pictures. size: 7 cm x 6 cm. condition: excellent
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Pre 1920 item #1297032 (stock #1925 /2086)
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$6,000.00
one figure and one stand
A superb Chinese coral carving of a fisherman seated beside a tree holding his rod and a large catch of fish around him. The figure is of exquisite quality, the composition balanced, and the details amazing. It is not just 212 grams of coral weight, it is a fantastic sculpture. Age: early 20 C. size: 5 inches( 13 cm. ) x 4 1/2 inches (11.5cm) wide. condition: excellent, a minute loss to the extremity of a fish. It has its custom made wooden stand
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Stoneware : Pre 1900 item #1291473 (stock #1919/2048)
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$4,500.00
one vase
An unusual Chinese amethyst covered vase, carved with squirrel amongst fruiting vines ,with the sides showing bunches of grapes. The cover is carved in detail with a laughing, mischievous boy holding some of the fruit. The vase stands on a separate base which is formed to resemble a rock. This is an elegant composition with high quality craftsmanship , where the carver has exploited the shades of the stone to perfection. Age: 19 C. size: 15.6 cm high x 15 cm wide...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Wood : Pre 1920 item #1282692 (stock #1923/826)
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$2,250.00
for the pair
A pair of Chinese huang huali wood boxes, the covers inlaid with very fine gold and silver threads depicting a lady in an outdoor setting. the interior is lacquered and the inlay of very high and detailed quality. size; 11.5 cm wide. age; C. 1900. condition; very good, slight loss of thread to one box.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Metalwork : Pre 1910 item #1277274 (stock #1922/696)
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$2,350.00
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A Chinese silver Pailou arch, its pediment surmounted by four columns, the central one bearing a finial flame decoration. the inscription " Baishi Liufang-song Jun zhu je" refers to Li Ji's praise of virtuous women " Fame will be passed on from generation to generation, celebration of virtue strong as pine and bamboo". The pillars are decorated with dragon heads. This is a highly desirable item, cast beautifully, with details sharp and undamaged...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Enamel : Pre 1910 item #1277266 (stock #1921/696)
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$1,700.00
two.
A pair of small Chinese silver planters of bulbous shape and fluted, standing on four legs and under stretchers which simulate bamboo stems. They contain silver stalks bearing leaves enamelled in green and blue. I would describe them as appealing and whimsical objects of virtu. size: 14.5 cm high. weight: 65 grams and 61 g. ( 2.30 and 2.15 oz.). Maker: CW ( probably Cum Wo of Queens Rd. Hong Kong). Age: C. 1900...