Good size late 19th century Chinese glass seal made in a shape of 3/4 sphere with flat top and faceted sides, the facets producing multiple reflections of the characters of the bottom within the volume of the seal. The impression of the seal is shown on the first photo (image is flipped left to right to present the image as it will actually print on paper)...
19th century Chinese scholar’s soapstone seal of square section carved in the round in low relief with a scene of two scholars in discussion in a boat under a pine tree by wispy vapors, a bridge, a banana tree, another scholar observing his friends and a distant view of a temple in the mountains. Inscribed with the name of the owner on the side with the temple...
Late 19th century Chinese smoky quartz (a variety of rock crystal) seal made out of a natural polished crystal in a shape of a tall and narrow mountain peak characteristic of Southern China. The impression of the seal is shown on the first photo (image is flipped left to right to present the image as it will actually print on paper)...
Late 19th century Chinese scholar jadeite seal made out of a slice of a jadeite boulder. The impression of the seal is shown on the first photo (image is flipped left to right to present the image as it will actually print on paper). Natural untreated jadeite of pleasing green color, polished sides, original skin of the boulder along the top. The bottom is carved with four sunken characters, traces of red seal paste in the grooves. Wonderful austere piece appropriate for a scholar’s desk...
Late Meiji (1890s to 1912) Japanese boxwood seal, most probably used in a temple to stamp pilgrimage papers. The impression of the seal is shown on the first photo (image is flipped left to right to present the image as it will actually print on paper). Excellent quality crisp carving of 2 rows of differently sized characters, caked old red seal paste on the bottom. Metal stud on the side indicates the position of the top of the imprint. Beautiful patina on the surface of wood...
Lovely floral arrangement with clear rock crystal and carnelian flowers and leaves. In a low shaped marble bowl.
Age: Republic Period
Size: 10"H x 5"D
An antique Japanese Choba Tansu (merchant chest) made of Keyaki (Zelkova) and Hinoki (Cypress) woods. Original wiped lacquer technique finish and hand made iron hardware. The lock knobs feature a Plum Blossom design and the design of the handles is a straight Gumbai. Sliding side by side doors open to a spacious area where once merchant books and records were stored.
A rare feature of this chest are the hidden compartments under the four bottom side by side drawers...
A Rare Jindezhen Shufu type pear shaped vase with S shape ring handles, the center surrounded with molded of four chrysanthemum scrolls. Condition with no any chip, no any crack and free from any restoration. Yuan Dynasty 13th-14th century. Height: 17,6 cm.
Height approximately 31.5 cm (including wood stand). One of the handles has cracks. In good condition.
Height approximately 41.5 cm. There are few soft chips at the cover. In good condition.
A very fine and serene Thai Bronze Buddha in subduing Mara position. Good condition overall with recent Gold Leaf adorning the Buddha's head. The shape of the Buddha's base is quite rare. Size: height 9.75" x 6.5" (25 cm. x 17cm.) The reduced sale price of US$ 625 is only valid until July 31, 2020.
A serene pair of 19th Century Thai Bronze Acolytes in the standing position. Good condition with nice aged patina. Size: Height 11.5" x 3.75" (29 cm.x 9.5 cm.). Price US$ 595 is for the pair. This is a reduced sale price and valid until July 31, 2020.
Fine example of Chin weaving from Myanmar. Complete front breast panel from the Chin State. All hand spun cotton circa 50/70 years old. One repair and frayed on the top minor repair (may be seen in image of the back). L: 67cm/26.3in and W: 36cm/14.1in.
A genuine Khmer sandstone head with stand, Angkor-Bayon period, 12/13th Century A.D. Size: Height 6.5" x 4.5"
(17 cm.x 12. cm.)
A genuine Khmer sandstone head, Angkor- Bayon period, 12/13th Century A.D. Size: Height 6.5" x 4.5"(17 cm x 12 cm.) without stand.
The one member of gonin-bayashi (also called 'ohayashi' as five court-musician dolls) of Japanese hina doll (doll displayed at the Girls' Festival),
with such characteristically traditional small eyes and "whiteness" of skin by gofun (white pigment), as a genuine antique piece of Edo period (1603-1868). Costume is damaged due to age as is. approx...
A beautiful and serene genuine sandstone Angkor-Bayon sandstone head.
Size: Height 6" x 4" (15 cm x 10 cm.).
12/13th Century A.D.
A genuine Angkor-Bayon sandstone head mounted. Size: 6"x 4" (15 cm x 10 cm.) without stand. 12/13 th Century A.D.