Asian and Islamic Antiques
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Pre 1920 item #1304127 (stock #1940/661)
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$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.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Porcelain : Pre 1910 item #1304123 (stock #1935/2491)
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one. Please enquire
A Chinese porcelain vase, yuhuchunping, glazed with coral colour , it is decorated all round in gilt with a phoenix, flowers and calligraphic poem. Mark and period of Guangxu 1875-1908. A beautiful , even glaze, it measures 22 cm. high and is in excellent condition , no restoration, no breaks, slight surface rubbing.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Porcelain : Pre 1837 VR item #1303398 (stock #1936/311)
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$1,500.00
one
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 : Pre 1900 item #1303397 (stock #1938/981)
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one. sold
A Chinese mother of pearl shell intricately carved with a panorama of sailing boats , river bank pavilions and people at leisure. The subject matter is very popular and the quality of the carving excellent. Age: 19 C.size :24cm x 19 cm. condition: very good
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Porcelain : Pre 1900 item #1303320 (stock #1934/566)
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two pieces, sold
An unusual 19C. Chinese robin's egg glaze double vase of rhombus form, conjoined and glazed in rich pale blue, turquoise and purple. It is small ( 12 cm high) but perfectly formed and superbly glazed. Stands on separate custom made wooden stand. Age; 19 C. condition; the vase very good, no damage, the wooden stand has its rim chipped . Please consult the images.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Wood : Pre 1900 item #1303317 (stock #1933/351)
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$1,250.00
one
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 : Pre 1920 item #1301293 (stock #1932/654)
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$1,200.00
two pieces.
A Chinese coral carving of a standing lady in flowing robes and a large lotus. It is a small exquisite and finely detailed object of vertu, measuring 6 cm. high. Age; first quarter of 20 C. condition: excellent. weight: 20 gms. It comes with its custom made wood stand
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Hardstones : Pre 1900 item #1298379 (stock #1931/4131)
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$7,600.00
one
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
one
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
one
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
one
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...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Scholar Art : Pre 1837 VR item #1275822 (stock #1920/584)
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$1,100.00
two.
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 : Estate Jewelry : Enamel : Pre 1940 item #1275485 (stock #1917/461)
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$750.00
one
A Chinese gilt silver bracelet worked in filigree technique and enhanced by multi colour enamelling . Set with cabochons of hardstones, it is stamped "silver" and is fitted with a safety chain. The size is suitable for both European and Asian ladies. condition; excellent, no repair no breaks.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Snuff Bottles : Pre 1910 item #1275480 (stock #1907/358)
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$750.00
one
An interesting Chinese agate of two conjoined snuff bottles. The stone is translucent greyish with a few darker hints, it is very well hollowed and in excellent condition. Age: 19 C. size: 2 inches (5cm) high