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All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Wood : Pre 1920 item #1348227
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Chinese scholar root sculpture in the form of a rams head. The rams symbolized filial piety, an important virtue, a primary duty of respect and obedience towards the care of ones parents and elderly family members. Unusual Mounted Chinese solid burl wood scholar's object, naturally formed in striking resemblance to the head of a ram.

A highly attractive root wood contemplation piece. Mounted on custom antiqued bronze step stand for enhanced viewing...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Wood : Pre 1920 item #1347753
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$650.00
Beautiful Antique Chinese cinnabar brush pot, its sides carved with scenes of people traveling throughout their town, over bridges, with pine trees and mountains in the background and foreground. 19th century

Size: 4.75" W x 5.5" H
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Wood : Pre 1920 item #1346630
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$850.00
Unusual Chinese temple corbel made of hand carved wood. With black, red, and gilt lacquer pigments, carved with the head of a dragon, a bird, and flora. Very interesting style of carving, similar to that of Mayan imagery.

Early 19th Century

Size: 13" L x 4" W x 23" H
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Wood : Pre 1920 item #1339071
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Chinese gilt lacquer wall carving, hand carved with whimsical scenes of court people. A gentleman is seen riding on the back of a Qilin while his advisor follows. One lady peeks her head from the window beside another lady arranging flowers. A small child is also shown arranging flowers. Possible a fragment from a bed. Dates from 18th/19th century.

Size: 8" x 8"
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Wood : Pre 1920 item #1336125
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$1,250.00
Antique Chinese small Hardwood ruyi scepter, beautifully hand-carved with a curved handle and a lotus pod on its end with freely moving lotus seeds. Ruyi scepters are used in Buddhist ceremonies to bring good fortune. 19th Century. Size: 10" L x 2" W x 2" H
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Wood : Pre 1920 item #1331485
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Antique Chinese cedar wood figure of an ancestor seated on a throne, hand-carved with fantastic detail, with mineral pigment remains, some minor losses. Ming period. Size: 10" H x 6.5" W x 6.5" D
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Wood : Pre 1920 item #1327587
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$400.00
Chinese small hardwood stand with an octagonal top surface, with carved grapevines along the outer edges and cascading down the legs, ending in clawed feet. Provenance; Christian de Guigne IV Estate, Hillsborough, CA. Size: 20" H x 11" W
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Wood : Pre 1920 item #1327521
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$550.00
Chinese small hardwood plant stand. The underside panels are hand carved with a bowl of fruit, legs connected in an elegant undulated form. 19th Century. Original conditon and finish. Size: 21" H x 9" W x 9" D
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Wood : Pre 1920 item #1327515
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$400.00
Chinese hardwood three-tiered display stand, with center tier rising above the two at its sides. Pierced carvings of ruyi clouds below each one level. Unusual design with wonderful original conditon. Republic Period circa 1950's. Size: 29" H x 25.5" W x 9" D
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Wood : Pre 1920 item #1327416
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$1,275.00
Chinese pair of mirrored hardwood display shelves with beautiful woodgrain. Scrolling hand carved accents with hidden drawers. Very nicely detailed with wonderful original finish and condition. Republic Period circa 1950's. Size: 33" H x 18.5" W x 7" D
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Wood : Pre 1920 item #1322509
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$750.00
Natural Chinese burl hardwood scroll pot with natural interesting form. Heavy, with original finish. 20th Century Size: 18" L x 16" D x 20" H
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Wood : Pre 1920 item #1319888
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$3,000.00
Antique Chinese tray made from a very dark hardwood, slightly recessed rim, dramatic woodgrain, possible Zitan. Dates from early 20th century. Size: 12"L, 8.5" W
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Wood : Pre 1920 item #1319166
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Antique Chinese huanghuali wood chair with a woven rattan seat. The sides are beautifully carved into a scrolling vine shape with a charming gourd ornament. The legs are hand carved in a 3 part stepped geometric shape. Republic Period 20th century. It measures 22" wide 16.5" deep, the seat is 19" tall, overall 36" tall.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Wood : Pre 1920 item #1310101
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$875.00
Antique Chinese branch opium pipe, coated in a rich black lacquer, with bone mouthpiece and metal fittings. The branch has beautiful, natural knots and gnarls with a thinner branch wrapping around it. 19th Century, original piece Size : 25.5" length, 2" thick
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Wood : Pre 1920 item #1307308
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$1,650.00
Antique Chinese pair of hardwood stands with multiple tiered surfaces for display. The legs connect at the bottom with geometric spiral design of panels. Great matching side tables. Size: 32.5" height, 17" width, 11.5" depth
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Wood : Pre 1920 item #1303035
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$8,000.00
A Chinese ruyi scepter carved from beautiful zitan wood, a symbol of good fortune used in Buddhist ceremonies. "Ruyi" directly translates into "as you wish". It has been ornately carved with lingzhi mushrooms on the head and running down the curved handle, which ends in a gnarled root form. High quality carve work. Beautiful distinctive grain of zitan wood. Size: 14.5" length, 3.5" width
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Wood : Pre 1920 item #1286239
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$600.00
Early 20th Century Antique Chinese Hardwood (rosewood) stand. Wonderful shape and size. Beautifully detailed and in great condition. Heavy in weight. Dimensions: 8 1/2" Wide X 4" High (4" wide internal stand size?
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Wood : Pre 1920 item #1286111
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$1,200.00
Antique Chinese dark hardwood stand (possibly Zitan) with two levels, nicely carved legs, beautiful woodgrain.Early 20th century Showa Period. Size: 20" height, 6.25" width