Chinese small dish in the form of an open lotus leaf, finely carved of beautiful translucent jadeite, white color with a mossy green color over a portion of the leaf, two small flowers on the side are also green and orange, mid 20th century.
Size: 3 3/4" wide
Beautiful Chinese stacking box with three compartments, made all of hardwood, carved handle, long metal locking pin keeps box from opening, nice carved details and edging, beautiful grain, mid-twentieth century.
Size: 14.5" length, 9.25" height, 7.75" width
A lavishly decorated Chinese porcelain stool. The top is done in a red based motif with a five clawed dragon flying within the clouds. The body of the vase is decorated with scrolling vines and auspicious motifs scattered around the background, a motif often seen since the Ming dynasty. Age: 20th century Size: Diameter 11.5" Height 16"
An interesting metal pot with panels of glass depicting different scenes of filial piety. Metal sections contain geometric patterns and an inscription describing a scene in Liaoyang. Age: 20th century Size: Length 6" Width 2.25" Height 6.5"
A fascinating Chinese acupuncture tool. The object is made of metal and the handle is made of a hardstone. The object contains motif of peach blossoms. Age: 20th century Size: Length 6.25" Width 2.8" Height 1.5"
Beautiful Chinese brush washer carved in the form of two peaches , carved from a piece of lovely pale agate with yellow striations, intricate details of curling leaves and tiny bats inside the large peach and on the outside of the small peach, the bottom is carved with more little bats, the brush washer sits on a wooden stand carved in the shape of entwined lotus leaves. Mid 20th century.
Size of agate: 5 1/4" wide
A Chinese stone censer decorated with five dragons set on different sections of the censer. The dragon motif has been a symbol of power and prestige in China since the Shou dynasty and the animal has often been used from imperial to religious objects. Age: 20th century Size: Length 7.5" Width 6" Height 8"
An interesting Chinese brass statue of Zhong Kui standing on a ghost or a goblin like figure wielding a sword. Zhong Kui has been an important deity for the daoist tradition in bringing fortune and preventing calamities. Age: 20th century Size: Length 7.5" Width 4.5" Height 10"
A small Chinese copper ding. The ding was a wine vessel used during the Shang Dynasty to warm wine and the design became part of the romantic past for literati scholars. The ding contains an inscription that the piece was made in Guizhou China. Age: 20th century. Size: Length 2.5" Width 3.5" Height 5.5"