1900's Chinese Silver (tested silver with silver test kit) Butterfly Lock Necklace with Turquoise &
Agate Carved Bead Marked "新隆""足銀"
It is 15.1 inches (38. cm) long by 7.05 inches (18 cm) wide. The pendant is 3 inches (7.6 cm) long by 3.75 inches (9.2 cm) wide. The bead is 3.5 mm-19.4 mm. It is 177.6 gram (0.4 Lb).
It has a fleabite chip at the lock, tarnished silver, hairline cracks at the charms, and surface wears and scratches...
18th/19th Century Chinese Deep Carved Cinnabar Round Box with Figure
It is 3.8 inches (9.6 cm) tall by 7.5 inches (19 cm) wide. It is 1.8 Lb.
It has chips, hairline cracks, peeling of lacquer, and surface wears and scratches (as seen in the photos).
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This is a well-painted Tibetan thanka depicting the Medicine Buddha. The painting is unframed and measures 10" X 12". Ample gold highlights, including the "aureole" surrounding the Buddha. Minor rubbing, as can be seen in the photos. In need of a good cleaning. Inscription on the reverse.
A fine Chinese Song dynasty brown glaze bowl with glaze effects. Dia. 17cm. Condition: no chip, no restore, in good condition as shown. Shipping from Taipei, Taiwan via EMS at actual cost. Item selling at various platforms, please ask before ordering.
A fine Chinese Song dynasty brown glaze bowl. Dia. 14.4cm. Condition: no chip, no restore, in good condition as shown. Shipping from Taipei, Taiwan via EMS at actual cost. Item selling at various platforms, please ask before ordering.
A beautiful Chinese Ming dynasty Jian type tea bowl with nice glaze effects. Dia. 9.5cm. Condition: no chip, no restore, in good condition as shown. Shipping from Taipei, Taiwan via EMS at actual cost. Item selling at various platforms, please ask before ordering.
A rare Chinese Song to Jin Dynasty Yaozhou black glaze jar with beautiful foliated mouth rim. Ht. 12cm. Condition: wonderful glaze effects, no chip, no restore as shown, overall in good condition. Shipping from Taipei, Taiwan via EMS at actual cost. Item selling at various platform, please ask before ordering.
A rare antique Japanese Sakata Kasane Tansu (chest on chest) made of Kirinoki (Paulownia) wood. All original thick gauge hand made iron hardware with beautiful Chrysanthemum knobs on the lock plates. Constructed using thick solid Paulownia wood for the drawer fronts, the case was made using traditional dovetail joinery with all parts secured by hardened wooden nails...
A large Oddokkuri bottle decorated with blue florals on a white body dating from the second half of the Edo period (18th-19th century). There is a playful swagger to the neck, and various “kutsuki” attachments where bits clung to it during the firing. It is 31.5 cm (12-1/2 inches) tall and in overall in fine condition, typical wear to the glaze from use but no ships, cracks or repairs. A textbook example of this style...
Japanese small kesa, Buddhist priest's vestment cloth to be worn over robes. Often described as a mantel or robe, the kesa is worn draped diagonally over the left shoulder and under the right armpit. Meant as a reminder of the Buddha's own simple patched garment, kesa are formed from fragments of cloth donated to the temple by wealthy devotees. Within each garment, the fragments are typically organized in a series of columns framed by a border with miters corners...
High Ranking Military Commander Antique Japanese Yokohagi Okegawa Dou samurai armor of the Edo Period (early 19th century). The kabuto (helmet) is of 64 ken plate construction with a Nara style mempo. Each Plate is highlighted in gold dropping from the pinnacle of the helmet to the sides. The kiritsuke sode (shoulder shield) is laced in a navy blue and grey silk in the form of a tea bowl...
Antique Japanese long silk altar cloth embroidered with three phoenix birds, also called Hou-ou birds. The mythical birds represents fire, sun, justice, obedience, fidelity, and the southern constellations. The phoenix also symbolizes the imperial household, specifically the empress. The embroiderer expresses flowing movement in in the wings and feathers of the great birds.
Age: Edo Period (early 1800's)
Dimensions: 23 1/2" high x 145" long
Chinese dragon robe woven with 8 dragons (3 on the front, 3 on the back, and 1 on each shoulder). Dragons and Taoist symbols woven in silver on a blue silk ground. Black silk sleeves and collar are also woven with silver dragons...
Rare Antique Japanese Kashiki Bowl for used ceremony of Meiji Period made by Rokubei Kiyomizu IV (1848-1920).
The seal of the potter is stamped on the bottom.
Rokubei Kiyomizu IV belongs to one of the most influential Kiyomizu family of potters. He was born in 1848 as the eldest son of Rokubei Kiyomizu III. He got his family title and the name Rokubei IV in 1883 when he joined the Toyukai artists’ association.
He co-established the Kyoto Ceramic Research Institute in 1895...
A delicately potted qingbai, foliate, dish with incised floral decoration; Song dynasty.
Diameter, approximately 12cm.
There is one small chip to the rim, and a hairline to the rim; see photo.
Additional photos are available on request.
Height: 17.7 cm (7.1 in)
Width: 5.4 cm (2.2 in)
Fine Chinese pair of scrimshawed vases produced from natural material; crane and foliar decoration of high quality; finished in polychrome; each piece is signed; email for more pictures
Height: 21 cm (8.4 in)
Width: 8.4 cm (3.3 in)
Weight: 690 gm
Chinese Ming Period bronze vase; Chilong to the front; red and green rusts present; minor dents; good condition
Width: 11.6 cm (4.7 in)
Height: 5.5 cm (2.2 in)
Fine Chinese porcelain phoenix roundel bowl; Daoguang mark and Period; very well-painted on fine porcelain; good condition