All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Metalwork : Pre 1800 item #1305882 (stock #gy5548)
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17th Century Chinese Gilt Bronze Dragon Beast Paper Weight for Scholar

It is 2 inches (5.1 cm) tall by 5 inches (12.7 cm) in length. It is 0.4 Lb.

It is in good condition with no repairs, cracks, or dents, except loss of gilding, flea bite chips at the toe and the color has been painted (as seen in the photos).


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All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Metalwork : Pre 1920 item #1305876 (stock #660B)
Featuring a fine antique Japanese Komai cigarette case with Egyptian motif of gods and goddesses and other Egyptian symbols. Much detail in gold. Stamped 24k on interior of case. Excellent condition. One band is loose. Snaps shut tightly. Circa 1920. Dimensions: 3.5" long x 3" high. Postage/insurance extra. Satisfaction guaranteed or money back. Return privilege providing item returned in sent condition, within 3 days of having been received and the way it was packed/shipped...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Porcelain : Pre 1900 item #1305852 (stock #BNJtongzhiJa)
June Hastings
$450.00
Lovely Chinese porcelain jar with a cheerful family scene. Enamels are rich and colorful. In excellent condition, no chips, no hairlines, no cracks. Measures 5 inches high, 5.5" diameter. Tongzhi, circa 1860
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Pottery : Pre 1492 item #1305780 (stock #lot1093)
Hu's Collection
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Description:

A San-Cai cosmetic box was well preserved.

Fine crackles were yielded in the glaze.

Date: Tang Dynasty, 9th-10th century.

Width: 10.5cm

A custom-made cotton box is included.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Ivory : Pre 1900 item #1305777
Helen M Edwards
$1,190.00
Height of figure alone: 8cm (3.4 in)
Width: 8.2cm (3.5 in)

Chinese acrobat toggle; natural material; remnants of gilding and polychromes; old patina with many fine age lines; possibly 18th century; set on a modern wood stand; good condition
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Scholar Art : Pre 1800 item #1305752
A fine Chinese huanghuali Brush pot for scholar from the 17-18th century. slightly curved body shows elegance and good scholar taste. Nice wood grain with good original patine inside and out. Size: 5.25"H x 4.55"D, Good antique condition with no repairs.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Netsuke and Related : Pre 1900 item #1305746 (stock #90)
This is a finely carved 19th Century Netsuke depicting SEIOBO, The Chinese Queen of the Fairies. Seiobo, is also known as Si Wang Mu. According to Taoist legends, she has a palace in the Konron Mountains, where she grows the tree of the genii, the fruit that ripens every three thousand years. The fruit of this tree confers the gift of immortality to the person who eats it...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Netsuke and Related : Pre 1900 item #1305729 (stock #89)
This is a finely carved 19th Century Japanese Netsuke, depicting a traveling Gama Sennin, dressed in his traditional mugwort cape, with a walking stick in his hand, who has taken a break by resting on a porous rock. His traveling companion, the faithful three-legged toad, is trying to climb to his lap. Happy expression on the Sennin’s face. Very nice hairwork; very fine detail on the cape and surrounding areas. Unsigned...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Wood : Pre 1920 item #1305697 (stock #BPB200)
Ancient East
$1,660.00
DESCRIPTION: This large, gorgeous Japanese tray is crafted from a beautifully undulating piece of burl with curled edges that turn and overlap into the interior. The wood is a rich brown and twists in the most sumptuous patterns; the base is made from one flat slab of Kiri (Paulownia) wood. Striking and unique from any angle, it is a testament to the eye of the craftsman who saw its beauty and fashioned it for use. Excellent condition and dating from the Meiji period (1868 – 1912)...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Porcelain : Pre 1492 item #1305683 (stock #5756)
A Ming dynasty 15th century blue and white bowl, decorated with petals pattern rising from foot, waves band border to mouth rim. Inside center with a head of lotus within double circle. Condition with a chip to inner rim and associated hairline, also the foot rim has chips, otherwise is good condition. Ming Chenghua period. Diameter: 14.1cm and Height: 6.8cm.
All Items : Antiques : Instruments and Implements : Writing : Pre 1900 item #1305633 (stock #BNJquilnest3)
June Hastings
$295.00
Circa 1840, English porcelain Staffordshire quill pen holder depicting a confetti coleslaw nest with a dove protecting 2 hatchlings from a snake. The inkwell has one hole for the quill and is in excellent condition. Any imperfections are firing flaws, typical of early Staffordshire pieces. Measures about 2.5" high and 2.75" diameter.
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Ceramics : American : Pottery : Pre 1900 item #1305592 (stock #10682)
Rare Small Yellow Glazed Elephant-form Childs Bank, probably one of the Bennington potteries, American circa 1850.

(The potter had probably never seen an elephant since he gave it a long horse-like tail)

4" x 2.5" tall (minor chips consistent with age)

All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Near Eastern : Metalwork : Pre AD 1000 item #1305572
A very large ancient bronze dagger, Western Asia, ca. 1200-1000 BC.

The dagger very long with a narrow blade, and an integral handle, made to take inlays of bone or wood, now lost.

Size: ca. 38-39 cm. so the size of an ancient short sword!

Condition: Choice, slight wavy blade, fine dark green patina.

Ex. Dæhnfendt Collection, c. 1990.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Near Eastern : Metalwork : Pre AD 1000 item #1305571
A fine style ancient bronze dagger, Western Asia, ca. 1200-1000 BC.

The dagger with a long narrow blade, and an integral folded handle, made to take inlays of bone or wood, now lost.

Size: ca 33 cm.

Condition: Choice, nearly superb, fine dark green patina. Ex. Dæhnfendt Collection, c. 1990.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Greek : Pottery : Pre AD 1000 item #1305544
Senatus Consulto
$275.00
Reduced, was $350
FINE GREEK BLACK GLAZED KOTHON, GNATHIAN WARE, 4TH. CENTURY BC.

The vessel very attractive with a fine decoration at the neck.

Height: 10,9 cm.

Condition: Choice. Tiny chip at rim mended, othervise completely intact.

Ex. German Collection of H.S., bought between 1971-1998.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Roman : Pottery : Pre AD 1000 item #1305543
Senatus Consulto
$295.00
Reduced, was $385
A Greek skyphos with band of spiralling tendrils, Xenon ware, 4th. century BC.

A finely made skyphos.

Size: 14,2 cm wide and 6,9 cm high.

Condition: Choice. Handles reattached and one further hairline, very nice for this type and looks perfect without restoration.

Ex. German Collection of H.S., bought between 1971-1998.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Metalwork : Pre 1900 item #1305537
Trikomsa Art
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Height approximately 26 cm/each. There are old repairs at one vase. There is a production repair (made at the time of manufacture). Polished and cleaned. In good condition.