Antique Chinese porcelain tray with gilt edges, its inside finely decorated with oceanside scenery in light glaze colors that are quite pleasing to the eye. Several small people can be seen kneeling, strolling along the water, and riding in a small boat. The tray is stamped with the mark of Wang You Tang, early 20th century.
Size: 9.5" length, 7" width, 1" height
Beautiful Lapis piece of carved flower design with stems and leaves. Quaint with distinctive holes allow dimension and gives character to this small piece.
Dimensions: 1 1/4" Across, 1/4" Thick
Finely carved exquisite large nephrite plaques. Both carved nephrites have carved scenes of flowers and birds perched on and next to a stone cliff. Backside of each are blooming flower designs. Gorgeous dark green jade is of exceptional quality, as well as the intricate carving in the detail. Both plaques come with carved detailed hard wood stands of traditional chinese design dragon like creatures.
Dimensions: Each Plaque 11 1/2" in Diameter, 1/2" Thick
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Antique Japanese tea kettle made with a half bronze and half copper body, with raised studding along the middle where the two components meet and along its handle. Its lid is bronze, with a cylindrical finial.
Size: 9" height, 8" width
Antique Japanese wooden carving of Buddha, standing and performing hand gestures called mudra, to symbolize that even wordly beings can reach enlightenment. He is carved with very nice detail to make him appear fleshy, and movement can be seen in the wrinkles of his robes. Edo age (1615-1867)
Size: 43" height, 12.5" width
Chinese silk coat in a deep navy blue. Its edges are lined with blue-grey panels with silver thread designs. The mandarin collar has embroidered silk flowers in pastels, with forbidden stitching in the center. There are multiple silk roundels featuring cranes gazing upwards, surrounded by reeds and flowers. Framed.
Size: (entire frame) 39.25" height, 60.5" width (coat only) 31.5" height, 52" width
Beautiful gold lacquered tea caddy decorated with multiple flowers and gold speckled inlay. Bottom of caddy models a black background covered with nashigi lacquered gold specks. Multiple types of flowers adorn the outside of this piece, leaving the inside a solid gold.
Dimensions: 2.25" Tall, 3.5" Diameter
Pair of Framed Antique Chinese finely hand-woven textile sleeves with golden thread. Beautiful natural colors used. Secure, stabilized on acid balanced paper and framed in golden wood frames (ready to hang). Very striking and unusual to have both in such great condition.
Circa 19th Century
Dimensions: Frame 36" X 16 1/2"
- Sleeves: 25" High X 9" Wide
Antique Japanese Small Keyaki tansu. Original deep red keyaki wood finish in excellent condition. Charming original brass hardware. Heavy solid thick keyaki used.
Meiji period (1868 - 1912)
Dimensions: 17" High X 16 1/2" X 9" Deep
Antique Japanese Two Section Kansai area Choba Tansu. Many drawers, and two sets of sliding panels. Miniature version of a regular size two section tansu, making this piece rare for its size. Beautifully finished hinoke wood throughout tansu, with dark iron locks, handles, and fixtures. Tansu comes with original key that unlocks door on bottom right. Good condition, and wonderful rich color of wood. Wonderful Original Condition from Kansai Area.
Meiji Period (1868-1912)
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