A pair of bronze mandarin duck incense burrners. Ming dynasty, 17th century Naturalistically modelled in mirror image. Without covers. H. 9" or 23 cm. L. 7" or 18 cm. Condition: good considdering age
Two small typical Josef Hoffmann design (1870-1956) vases. (Rare) Made at B.Bloch & co Eichwald. Ca 1910/1920 Josef Hoffmann as well as Dagobert Peche designed for this company around WWI. They become later founders of the Wiener Werkstatte. Appr. H. 16" or 15 cm Marked Eichwald 408/7 Some small chips to the bottom. See picture. No cracks..
Beautiful handmade old lute from the Chinese Uygur people. Materials used are mullberry wood, sheeps horn, bone and python skin. It's in good original condition. No alternations or restorations done. You buy it as is for use or decoration. (I can't give a guarantee on the sound of the instrument) L. 22" or 56 cm.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Porcelain : Pre 1800 item #1246403 (stock #241)
Blue and white handpainted porcelain creamer/jug. H. 3"3/4" or 9 cm. Chinese exportware. Ca 1800 No chips or cracks. poss. minor baking error handle. (pict.6)
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Swords and Related : Pre 1920 item #1239031 (stock #239)
A rare boy's'size originale samurai Dó from the Edo Period. Needs a little restoration or replacement of one haidate. Partial or total re-lacing.(work of love and dedication) Most of the work is the re-lacing. The lacquered metal plates/parts are in really nice condition. Small yoroi/dó are not easy to find as far as I know. Nice collectors piece.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Porcelain : Pre 1900 item #1223828 (stock #223)
Lovely and rare famille rose wine ewer. Unfortunatly the handle is glued at the top and there's a tension crack at the bottom of the handle near the spout. Age I guess is qianlong period. Height 13 cm.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Porcelain : Pre 1900 item #1223825 (stock #222)
Beautiful little porcelain tea pot. Famille rose painted. Nice condition, no cracks. A little loss of gilding. Not the original chain. Poss. late 18th or early 19th century. Handle to spout 10 cm. Height 7 cm.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Metalwork : Pre 1920 item #1212102 (stock #219)
A very large (appr. 25" or 63 cm.) pewter 'Japanese' tiger on a wooden stand. Because of the material used this tiger is a much rarer find then a bronze one this size. Early 20th century. One professionally done repair at the end of the tail. All in all in good condition and a great addition to your collection or interior.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Indian Subcontinent : India : Pre 1920 item #1208056 (stock #217)
Beautiful and in good condition is this old bronze oil lamp from India. (Dohkra-people, Gujarat?) Nicely detailed centerpiece and one of a kind. H. 7"5 or 19 cm.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Porcelain : Pre 1920 item #1206267 (stock #215)
Complete and precious 28 pieces Japanese porcelain tea set with butterfly motives. Museum quality and very rare to find such a complete set in alsmost prestine condition as it has never been used. Very thin porcelain known as "eggshell". Artist signed. If I'm not mistaken in the signature this service has been decorated by the famous ceramic artist Nakamura Tatsunosuke who adopted the artist name Ryozan (Yokohama) and was known for his high quality work in export pieces that were made in...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Lacquer : Pre 1920 item #1201912 (stock #210)
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A small cinnabar lacquer cabinet. Early 19th century. (Jiaqing) Of rectangular form, with two hinged doors. The doors carved with figures at leisure in exterior scenes, within key-fret borders and geometric grounds to the sides and top. Metal mounts. (possibly gilt metal but discoulered) Original lock and key. 41.5 cm high. Condition considering age is very nice. A little nibbeling (or lacquer loss)because of age and usage, at only a few places, could use some TLC if you're a purist...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Metalwork : Pre 1920 item #1201238 (stock #208)
Chinese silver cigaret case/box. Marked for Wang Hin & co. Hong Kong ca 1890/1910 Small but weighty case with embossed design of bamboo and plumtree. Shield for monogramm engraving to personalize or gift. 7 x 8.5 x 1.5 cm. Some wear what you expect from a hundred year old cigaret case but otherwise in good condition. Not overly polished and no repairs.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Metalwork : Pre 1900 item #1197750 (stock #207)
A well used early 19th century long stemmed Chinese paktong/baktong opium pipe. The design and possible signature and or poetry engravings has faded/worn of due to usage and age. The copper woven ring (pict.3) can slide. The purpose of it is not clear to me. Lenght. 16"5 or 42 cm.
Nice bronze group on wooden stand. Chinese or Japanese bronze casting of an ox and boy with a flute. Good condition. appr. L. 7" H. 4.5". (18 x 11.5 cm)
Old Songye mask ca. 1900/20 with all the wear and tear you expect to find on a used and hand made dance mask. Well made with good symmetry. Appr. 16" or 40 cm. More pictures on request.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Metalwork : Pre 1920 item #1194942 (stock #197)
A pair of Japanese Meiji period decorated mixed metal bronze vases. Cast, engraved, gilded etc. The best quality not the copper ones. Birds, leaves, flowers. H. 6" or 15 cm.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Porcelain : Pre 1800 item #1194008 (stock #195)
This is a rare porcelain 'milk'bowl (handle and spout) made in China for the Dutch market in ca 1750. (Qianlong) Little is known about the use of these bowls.Presumably for children or old people for slopping their bread? Lit. The Geldermalsen, History and porcelain by C.J.A.Jörg pg. 73. Appr. Height 6 cm. and diam. 12 cm. Hairline crack. (pict. 6) Otherwise in good condition. No glued parts.
All Items : Antiques : Instruments and Implements : Musical : String : Pre 1920 item #1193628 (stock #195)
Old Chinese violin. ca 1890 - 1910? Condition: Original very well played. It needs some TLC. Front split. No repairs or glued parts. Two labels inside. Supplied by Churchill's Parkstreet Bristol. 1886 - 1930 Chinese Canton label with Skylark brand.