All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Metalwork : Pre 1900 item #1361493 (stock #62817)
Antique Chinese Tiara Headdress Ceremonial Tian-Tsui Empress Crown Wedding Kingfisher Qing Dynasty Gold Gilt Phoenix Pearls This is a very old antique Chinese headdress, crown, made in the late 19th century in China for an important occasion, like a wedding ceremony. Similar types of headdress' have been made since ancient Chinese ancestry time period, the Empress's wore similar ones too. It is hand made from very thin sheets of silver, with a gold gilt on top...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Tea Articles : Pre 1900 item #1361492 (stock #TCR6464)
The Kura
$900.00
A mellon shaped red-Raku Kogo incense case enclosed in the original signed wooden box by Raku Ryonyu (1756–1834), 9th generation head of the Raku family. It is roughly 2 inches (5 cm) tall and in excellent condition.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Tea Articles : Pre 1800 item #1361491 (stock #TCR6463)
The Kura
$750.00
A beautiful dark square of clay from the Shigaraki kilns forms a box for carrying incense covered in rich red-brown glaze, the surface pocked with shiseki stones dating from the first half of the Edo period (17th -18th centuries). It is 1-3/4 inches (4.5 cm) square and in overall fine condition, enclosed in an age-darkened kiri-wood box bound with buck-skin.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Paintings : Pre 1900 item #1361488
Japanese Nanga sumi-e ink scroll painting on silk depicting a scene of two men in a boat entitled "Water Cloud Mountain Pavilion". A scholar and a young man sit in a boat, the scholar has an open book, the young man, a pole. Between them is a handled box. A jagged out cropping of rock rises from the water where stunted trees stretch their branch over the water...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Pre 1920 item #1361485
The Zentner Collection
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Antique Chinese scroll painting, with Daoist monks, monkeys, and deer underneath a gnarled peach tree. A young Daoist monk holding a bamboo staff outstretches his arms as a helpful monkey drops peaches to him, while an immortal man rests calmly against a tree branch, observing two small deer. The imagery of the deer, the monkeys, and the peaches are representative of prosperity and longevity...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Near Eastern : Ceramics : Pre AD 1000 item #1361484
An interesting very large Grey-Ware vessel, with three handles, Amlash, ca. 1100-900 AD.

The vessel from the ancient makers of the famous spouted jars in the region (city) of Amlash, close to the Black Sea.

Finely sculptured vessel with three large handles and a full body and narrow base. With small Spout.

Size: 27,5 cm. high and 25 cm. wide...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Near Eastern : Metalwork : Pre AD 1000 item #1361483
A MARVELOUS BRONZE DISH OR FLAT BOWL, ACHAEMENID / GREEK, 600-400 BC.

The Omphallos bowls were popular in the whole greek-persian work in the mid 1st. millenium BC.

This particular specimen is very though: A completely flat base, like the base of a dish and comparatively high straight walls and a fine Omphallos knob in the center sorrounded by four circles.

Size: 142 mm. in diameter and 28 mm. high...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Metalwork : Pre AD 1000 item #1361482
RARE AND IMPORTANT SILVERED BRONZE MIRROR, CHINA, TANG DYNASTY, (AD 618-907).

The central knob shaped as a crouching frog or toad and it is surrounded by 4 lions clambering amidst grapevine and in the outer field with various birds amidst further grapevine, all below a narrow border.

Size: 78 mm. wide.

Condition: Superb, with almost full silver plating and with green and red encrustation around rim and in 25% of the reverse reflection side...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Metalwork : Pre 1492 item #1361481
Senatus Consulto
$1,850.00
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SUPERB VERY LARGE CHINESE BRONZE MIRROR, YUAN-MING DYNASTY, 12TH.-14TH. CENTURY.

One of the finest bronze mirrors we've had the pleasure to aquire ever. A massive mirror in exceptional high relief and with choice ancient patinated surfaces.

The mirror shows a pair of fearsome detailed Dragings fighting around the central knob. Floral engravings surrounds the central motif.

Size: 185 mm. wide in diameter, very large for the type and age...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Metalwork : Pre AD 1000 item #1361480
Senatus Consulto
$1,250.00
A HIGH QUALITY LARGE BRONZE MIRROR, CHINA, TANG DYNASTY, (618-907 AD).

An incredible bronze mirror with exceptional ancient patinated surfaces.

The mirror engraved with large and detailed mythical animals (Dragons and lions) around a central knob. Several concenthric lines with decoration around the central motif.

Size: 137 mm. in diameter and ca...
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Ceramics : German : Porcelain : Pre 1900 item #1361479 (stock #G556)
This porcelain tea cup and saucer was produced in Germany by the Ambrosius Lamm Studio in the 1890s. The saucer has a diameter of 5 3/4 inches and the cup is 4 inches in diameter and 1 1/2 inches high. The set is made of fine, translucent porcelain. The cup is particularly low and wide. The ground color is ivory. It is elaborately hand decorated on the inside with scenic panels of lovers in gardens. The raised gilding is highly ornate. The outside of the cup and the saucer have the same gil...
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Ceramics : German : Porcelain : Pre 1837 VR item #1361478 (stock #G555)
This porcelain coffee can shaped cup and saucer were produced in England by Spode in 1812. The design, number 709, is referred to as one of Spode’s “Candlelight” patterns. The Spode museum in Stoke on Trent has a tea set of this pattern on display. The saucer has a diameter of 5 1/2 inches and is 1 1/8 inches deep. The cup is 2 1/2 inches high. The ground color is cobalt blue. There are cartouches with brightly hand painted flowers. It has the most elaborate hand gilding with seashe...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Southeast Asian : Metalwork : Pre 1900 item #1361475 (stock #Z15)
Extremelly rare antique bronze miniature from Burma/Myanmar. This relic depict the Mara attack against Gautama Buddha during his enlightment. Buddha is seated under the bodhitree, in bhumisparsa posture, calling the earth in witness of his enlightment. In front of him the goddess of earth protecting him by making come water from her hair. Mara, on the otherside, with his multiple arms and riding an elephant is leading his demons army. The only one of the kind that I found in 15years. A similar ...
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Metals : Bronze : Pre 1800 item #1361468 (stock #lot1116)
A bronze sitting figure is in Height of 8.9cm.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Paintings : Pre 1920 item #1361466 (stock #AOR6462)
The Kura
$895.00
Frogs…frogs…frogs…Whoever thought frogs could be so sexy? A very unusual Manga image of shunga performed by an orchestra of perverted amphibians, comical expressions and humourous positions with amourous liaison with not only each other, but clams, vegetables and mushrooms as well. The last scene a coupling pair are crushed by a human foot in their ecstasy, thus the epitaph reading Dai-O-jo (glorious death without pain). Likely the work of Mizuno Ko-u (Kyo-u, D. 1913) who was a priest o...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Metalwork : Pre 1800 item #1361450 (stock #263)
NY ANTIQUES
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A finely crowned and jeweled Chinese bronze gilt figure of Buddha seated in the meditation posture on the lotus-shaped pedestal. Good condition. Height: 4 in.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Americas : South American : Handiwork : Pre 1920 item #1361449 (stock #2168)
This is an Antique Peruvian Amazon SHIPIBO Polychrome VESSEL, from the late 19th Century - early 20th Century. It measures about 5" X 5" X 4 1/2" ( 12.8 cm X 12.8 cm X 11.5 cm ).
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Americas : Pre Columbian : Pottery : Pre AD 1000 item #1361446 (stock #2167)
Galleria Vergès
$9,000.00
This is a Pre-Columbian MAYAN Large Polychrome VESSEL from Mexico, c 300 - 900 A.D. It measures about 6 3/4" X 6 1/2" X 8" ( 17.2 cm X 16.6 cm X 20.4 cm ).