All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Prehistorical item #1389305 (stock #JD-095)
JJ Oriental
$2,800.00
A very unique jade carving of a bird's head with a tapered body. The black coloring is the result of a long burial period. Under certain lighting conditions the jade has a translucent appearance. I tried to capture some of it in the photos. Provenance: From Beijing many years ago from an old Chinese collector. Size: L. 6.4cm. W. 4cm. Condition: No cracks or repairs.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Devotional Objects : Pre 1700 item #1389301 (stock #MOR6820)
The Kura
$950.00
A wrought iron triple candle-stick in the Nanban-ji style dated the 8th month of Tensho 6 (1578) and signed opposite Ito Seiuemon or Seisaemon. It is 46.5 cm (18 inches) tall and in excellent condition. Nanban-ji (Southern Temple) is what the Christian Churches which proliferated in the Momoyama period were called...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Korean : Pre 1910 item #1389297
Large antique Korean rectangular form scholar’s inkstone with removable cover carved with a stylized dragon. The base has a central sloped rectangular inkwell bordered with two opposing dragons chasing a flaming pearl. The flat bottom is carved with low arches at the center of the four sides to form wide feet at the corners. Early 20th century to possibly late Joseon dynasty.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Korean : Paintings : Pre 1910 item #1389296
Antique anonymous Korean eight-panel screen decorated in ink and color on paper with scenes of Mongol horsemen in a hilly landscape hunting tigers, wild boar, deer, birds, and rabbits with a variety of weapons. The mounting is green silk brocade. Early 20th century to possibly late Joseon dynasty. Full screen: 52” high x 138” long (painting size per panel: 14.5" high x 17” wide (two end panels: 14.5” square). Very good overall condition with no tears or punctures on the front...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Scholar Art : Pre 1920 item #1389294 (stock #SCH388)
Ancient East
$395.00
DESCRIPTION: A fine red and gilt Chinese scholar's ink cake in circular form with the front and back molded in relief in the form of a foo dog (shi shi) with tightly curled mane. Both the front and back have raised Chinese characters in relief. Excellent condition in original box, and dating from the first quarter of the 20th C. or earlier. DIMENSIONS: 2 ¾” diameter (7 cm).
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Hardstones : Pre 1910 item #1389276 (stock #A-2268)
Colorful, glittering, antique, Chinese belt buckle with white jade and red carnelian cabochons that have been set in gilt bronze.

A round white jade and two oval red carnelian stones have been set in a gilt bronze matrix. On the back are four raised loops for attachment. The buckle is hinged at the white jade cabochon. Someone has placed nylon rollers over the two outer loops. The mutton fat jade cabochon has just the slightest greyish green cast...
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Textiles : Quilts : Pre 1900 item #1389274
Some would call this pattern Mariner's Compass. I prefer Rising Suns, particularly with the warm orange centers. Never before have I seen an example so tiny and finely crafted. Each ray is but a tiny sliver. The combination of the Suns with budding flowers appears to be an original combination. Setting it on an indigo ground makes it especially striking and unusual. It is quilted with three geometric patterns...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Netsuke and Related : Pre 1900 item #1389273
19th century netsuke of a snarling tigress as she protectively places a paw over her cub. Great facial expressions, beautiful fur texture with excellent etching of hair including darker stripes, powerful paws. Cord hole is formed by natural opening in the carving. Wonderful rhythm to the flow of their tails, eyes are double inlaid with light and dark horn, beautiful staining and patina, old age lines...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Netsuke and Related : Pre 1900 item #1389272
19th century netsuke of a Buddhist priest and famous 14th century poet Ikkyu seated next to a human skull and pointing at it as a reminder that all living things must ultimately die. Uncommon subject, wonderful smiling face, great depiction of the scull, nicely detailed (see the short Buddhist rosary around his right hand), beautiful wear and patina. Height 1 7/16 inches.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Netsuke and Related : Pre 1900 item #1389271
19th century marine material netsuke of a skeleton holding a lotus stem with bud in his hand kneeling next to mokugyo (Buddhist temple gong). The subject is a ghost of a late Buddhist priest Danka. Wonderful carving with inquisitive expression on the face of the scull, great depiction of decaying wood of the gong. Excellent ink etching on the skull, beautiful wear, warm patina. Height 1 3/8 inches.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Netsuke and Related : Pre 1900 item #1389270
19th century wooden netsuke of an oni stretching its arms and legs - the subject is a humorous take on a standard one of Daruma doing the same sort of stretching after 9 years of meditation. Very nicely carved, good detailing (see its bracelets and anklets), its jacket is lacquered red, eyes are inlaid with black horn. Some dust accumulation on the surface, wonderful patina, himotoshi is formed by its legs. Length 1 7/8 inches.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Netsuke and Related : Pre 1900 item #1389269
Very unusual 19th century mother of pearl netsuke of a crouching tiger, its head turned to the right. Wonderful expressive face with inlaid eyes, beautifully carved stripes. Great wear and patina, natural play of colors in the material. Length 1 1/4 inches.
All Items : Antiques : Furnishings : Furniture : English : Georgian : Pre 1900 item #1389267 (stock #862)
Antique English Georgian period burl walnut chest of drawers. With cross banding inlay panels original antique pierced brass pulls on bracket feet. Beautiful patina and figured burl wood. Dimensions38.5ʺW × 18ʺD × 39.5ʺH
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Greek : Pottery : Pre AD 1000 item #1389251 (stock #r298)
GREEK-ITALIAN TERRACOTTA BLACK, 400-300 BC; Apulian Guttus whit a face on the central part.
MEASUREMENTS: High: 12 cm;
CONDITION: Very Good Condition;
PROVENANCE: 2006, Israel Dealer.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Roman : Pottery : Pre AD 1000 item #1389250 (stock #r37105)
ROMAN RED-SLIP TERRACOTTA OIL LAMP, Decorated with grapes and oats, potter"s mark at base, 100-200 AD. Nice design and a lovely cream patina. High quality!.
MEASUREMENTS: 8,8 cm. Long.
CONDITION: Good condition as show in the pictures.
PROVENANCE: Adquired at Archaeological Center. Tel-Aviv, Israel. Auction nº 37, April 17th, 2006. (Lot 129)
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Porcelain : Pre AD 1000 item #1389249 (stock #4#1)
Chinese Tang dynasty Changsha bowl. 20 cm diameter. Bowl in good conditions except glaze erosion. Free from any restorations or repainted.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Near Eastern : Metalwork : Pre AD 1000 item #1389246 (stock #m4077)
PERSIAN LURISTAN BRONZE BATTLE AXE-HEAD, 800 - 1000 BC.
MEASUREMENTS: 20 x 7 cm.
CONDITION: Intact as found. Details as shown in the picture.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Holy Land : Pottery : Pre AD 1000 item #1389245 (stock #m4186)
MIDDLE BRONZE AGE "CANAANITE" DECORATED POTTERY JAR, 3000-2000 BC.
MEASUREMENTS: 10,5 cm High, 11 cm. Wide.
CONDITION: Good condition as shown in the pictures.