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All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Near Eastern : Pre AD 1000 item #1383959
Gandhara century, Avalokiteshvara (with buddha Amitabha in his crown), bronze with high tin content, Gandhara culture
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Scholar Art : Pre 1492 item #1383955 (stock #4287)
Rare Southern Song (1127-1279 CE) sizhi-yang (lit. four straight lined) Duan inkstone. Roughly carved on the two lateral sides of the working surface with chips on corners. Ref. Chinese Inkstones Simon Kwan: The Muwen Tang Collection Series vol 4. L: 17.4cm/6.8in and W: 10.3cm/4in and H: 4.2cm1.6in.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Korean : Folk Art : Pre 1900 item #1383954 (stock #1239)
Beautifully-Designed Cake Mold (Ddeoksal) with Lotus Motifs and Happiness Characters, Antique Korean Folk Art at its Best. The lotus blossom is a symbol of rebirth, because the lotus rises above the muck of the pond to show its face to the sun. With a great patina. These were treasured by Joseon Dynasty wives. When they were not in use, they were on display in the kitchen, hanging by the little hole in the top. 14.75 x 2 inches, 37.5 x 5 cm.
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Glass : English : Pre 1800 item #1383952 (stock #g1367)
An elegantly proportioned and executed Georgian wine flute of lead metal. The drawn trumpet bowl sits above a double series opaque twist (DSOT) stem which is comprised of a pair of spiral threads around a central gauze. Conical foot with rough, snapped pontil.

The condition of the glass is excellent, with no cracks or chips. Good color, striations, and tool marks. There is a very small in the making dip at one point on the rim...

All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Furniture : Pre 1900 item #1383950
The Zentner Collection
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Chinese pair of horseshoe back arm chairs, made of huanghuali wood. The back splat is carved with a chimera and the front apron is carved with a scrolling vine motif. Dramatic grain patterning and rattan seats.

19th century

Dimensions: 39 1/2" high x 27" wide x 25" deep. Seat is 20" high.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Pre 1900 item #1383940
Japanese pair of finely cast bronze Nio Buddhist temple guardians. Dressed in traditional robes with auspicious motifs. Each figure stands on a four legged base with cartouche impression underneath.

Meiji Period (1868-1912)

Dimensions: 3 1/2" x 2 3/4" x 8" H
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Pre 1900 item #1383939
Japanese two section clothing tansu, constructed with natural finish Kiri (paulownia) wood. Original condition. The four drawers with classic design of round iron hand-forged locks and pair of warabite drawer pulls, iron corner hardware and side handles.

Meiji Period (1868-1912)

Dimensions: 36 3/4" L x 16 1/2" D x 40 1/2" H
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Southeast Asian : Sculpture : Pre 1900 item #1383928 (stock #S5)
Finely made 18/19th bronze buddha with remaining of gold gilt from Myanmar. Nice patination with a red lacque on the throne and remaining og gold sign of a previous devotion. 2 worshippers are present in the front, praying the buddha. Peaceful and serene face, detailed hands with a powerful presence. 60cm high, images of these size are rare. Provenance: German collection, acquiered in the 70s. Period: Konbaung dynasty 18/19th Material: Bronze Size: 60cm high Origin: Burma / Myanmar
All Items : Antiques : Furnishings : Accessories : Boxes : Pre 1910 item #1383926
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All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Indian Subcontinent : Pre 1910 item #1383924 (stock #279)
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USD $2,400.00
SIX Antique silver hookah pipe end collection.

(The photo shows 7 pieces - one has since had its snout broken at the joint and so the price quoted is for 6 pieces)

While hookah, hukkah or seesha pots were shared by a group of family or friends, the pipe ends were personal and not shared with others.

Royalty and nobility had pipe ends crafted in silver.

This is a collection of silver pipe ends from the mid 19th century from Awadh india.

Late 1800 - Early 1900s
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Southeast Asian : Pre 1910 item #1383923 (stock #1295)
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USD $780.00
Yao Shaman's Manuscript from southern Yunnan, western Guangxi and northern Vietnam Very intriguing text on a subject that is no longer practiced and the knowledge thereof is available only through second-hand research rather than as a living tradition. Such manuscripts outline traditional ritual processes to be followed for all events from cradle to grave.They are religious texts, partly of localized Daoist and partly of indigenous beliefs, in nature and scripted by the learned S...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Stoneware : Pre 1492 item #1383920 (stock #4286)
Exceptionally rare small Cizhou gray very high fired stoneware bottle covered with a white slip and off white semi transparent glaze, circa 1100/1200 CE from a northern kiln, perfect original condition. H: 12.8cm/5in and D: 7.5cm/3in.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Enamel : Pre 1920 item #1383919
Meiji Bijutsu
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Each vase is in excellent condition and bears the Ando mark.
Size: each vase 9.5 x 21 cm (3.8 x 8.4 in)

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All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Earthenware : Pre 1900 item #1383918
Meiji Bijutsu
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The rare and impressive tokkuri is in very good condition. The upper part, in black, seems to have been remade and covered in lacquer; there is one visible hairline inside the mouth.
Size: 17 x 34.5 cm (6.8 x 13.8 in)

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All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Wood : Pre 1920 item #1383917 (stock #09346)
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$300.00


HIGH PRIEST

Seated wood carving image of a high-ranked Buddhist priest. 19th century, Japan. approx. H 17.7cm (6.96in)
Small but intellectual and strong-minded face expression as seen...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Near Eastern : Pre AD 1000 item #1383915
Gandhara century, Avalokiteshvara (with buddha Amitabha in his crown), bronze with high tin content, Gandhara culture
All Items : Antiques : Furnishings : Furniture : American : Federal : Pre 1837 VR item #1383913
39" wide, 48" high, 18.5" deep. Old surface. Yellow pine secondary . A country southern model, likely North Carolina.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Porcelain : Pre 1910 item #1383912 (stock #Por-734)
Handmade porcelain figures of Chinese immortals with a lot of detail and handwork. I especially like the painting of the faces.

The bodies of the pair of approximately 9” tall statues bodies are painted in blue, red, green, brown over glaze enamels with gilt detailing. Black has been used for detailing on the faces and for the shoes and collar decoration. The robes show movement and nice draping. The bases have nice distinctive moldings of clouds, which swirl with movement...