All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Scholar Art : Pre 1900 item #1455962 (stock #JHtourBruWas)
June Hastings
$1,800.00
19th century Chinese carved green tourmaline scholar's table libation cup/brush washer with nice purple highlights on the superbly done top rim. It is carved in high relief with birds, flowers and rockery with the bottom part having a twisting stem type riser. In excellent condition, it measures without stand 3" high x 3" long (at the very top rim) x 2.25" wide as the top rim flairs out more across the length.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Sculpture : Pre 1900 item #1455960
Zentner Collection
$1,200.00
Antique Japanese carved wooden ranma (decorative transom). Beautifully carved with blossoming lotus flowers on a background of swirling water. The lotus flowers range in different stages of blossoming, a Buddhist symbol for the different stages of enlightenment. Carved of keyaki (zelkova Japanese elm) wood and framed in brown and gold lacquered wood.

Age: Meiji Period (1868-1912)

Dimensions: 8 1/2" high x 46 1/2" wide
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Stoneware : Pre 1920 item #1455958
Japanese seto ware ceramic chawan (tea cup). Made of dark brown stoneware with round body and small round foot. Appealing greenish glaze with drips. Artist's mark on the bottom. With tomobako.

Age: Taisho Period (early 20th century)

Dimensions: 2 7/8" high x 5 1/4" wide
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Stoneware : Pre 1920 item #1455957
Antique Japanese oribe ware chawan (tea cup). Buff color stoneware with reddish brown translucent glaze. Two areas of thick white crackle glaze with black brushwork motifs give this cup it's traditional oribe appearance. Satisfying weight and shape. Lovely drips and depth. With tomobako.

Age: Taisho Period (early 20th century)

Dimensions: 3 1/4" high x 4 3/8" wide
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Furniture : Pre 1900 item #1455955
Zentner Collection
$1,650.00
An antique Japanese chest called Tohoku Kasane Tansu made of Kirinoki (Paulownia) wood. All original hand forged iron hardware including the Kakute style handles. Good luck symbols on the handle backplates showing the Sho Chiku Bai motif (longevity, tenacity and beauty). Four large drawers for spacious kimono storage and a hinged door behind which are two small drawers where valuables were hidden away...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : European Medieval : Prehistorical item #1455954
galerie Cecile Kerner
€2,700.00
very rare idol Cucuteni trypillian .this is a masculine figure with a belt and scalf n the shoulders 10,7 cm from a private polish collection The culture of Cucuteni-Trypillia (named after two villages), in Romanian culture of Cucuteni-Tripolia, in Russian culture of Tripol'e (Триполье) and in Ukrainian culture of Trypillia (Трипілля), was a culture Neolithic period of the 5th and 4th millennium BC (around 5100-2800 BC), located around the Dniester between the Carpathians a...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Furniture : Pre 1920 item #1455952
An antique Japanese display chest known as a Cha Tansu made entirely of Kirinoki. Used in Japan as an all purpose cabinet used to store tea serving accessories for guests as well as serving as a display chest where seasonal or special occasion accents can be shown for all to enjoy. Original bronze hardware. Two large sliding doors hide a large spacious storage area and 5 drawers are used for organizing and additional space. Beautiful curved top corners with dovetail joinery work...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Stone : Prehistorical item #1455950 (stock #0018)
YourCollection
$449.00
Provenance: Old German collection befor 1983.

Condition: look at pictures.

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All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Woodblock Prints : Pre 1900 item #1455942
Japanese Edo period woodblock print kakemono (vertical diptych) of a full figure samurai walking in an elegant kimono by Utagawa Kunisada (1786-1865) published by Sanoya Kihei between 1844-1845. Signed Kochoro Kunisada at the lower right corner with the publisher's seal and Tanaka censor seal beside it. The assembled size is about 28 1/2” x 9 9/16" (top sheet: 14 1/8" x 9 1/2"; bottom sheet: x 14 9/16" x 9 9/16." Very good clean overall condition...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : European Medieval : Prehistorical item #1455941
galerie Cecile Kerner
€3,500.00
trypillian clay figure Middle (Cucuteni B, Trypillia BII to CI–II): 5000 to 3500 BCE tghis style is BII very rare 13 cm Trypillia is the site of an ancient mega-settlement dating to 4300–4000 BCE belonging to the Cucuteni-Trypillian culture. Settlements of this culture were as large as 200 hectares. This proto-city is just one of 2440 Cucuteni-Trypillia settlements discovered so far in Moldova and Ukraine...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Okimono : Pre 1900 item #1455937 (stock #2021-946)
Okimono in bronze of a frog.
Seal of the founder or of his factory on its belly, not identified.

The frog (kaeru) is associated with luck and wealth. Kaeru means both "frog" and "coming home" in Japanese. This extension of meaning is due to the ability of the frog to return each year to the pond of its birth. A gong in the shape of a frog can thus sometimes be used as a door hammer or to protect a house.

Japan - Meiji Era (1868-1912)
Height: 0.9 in...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Okimono : Pre 1900 item #1455936 (stock #2021-945)
Okimono in bronze of a frog.
Seal of the founder or of his factory on its belly, not identified.

The frog (kaeru) is associated with luck and wealth. Kaeru means both "frog" and "coming home" in Japanese. This extension of meaning is due to the ability of the frog to return each year to the pond of its birth. A gong in the shape of a frog can thus sometimes be used as a door hammer or to protect a house.

Japan - Meiji Era (1868-1912)
Height: 1.4 in...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Wood : Pre 1920 item #1455933 (stock #2021-950)
Wooden toad with long legs. In the Japanese bestiary, the toad has a special place, carrying positive values. Both the toad and the frog, called kaeru (蛙) return every year and regardless of the distance to the pond where they were born. The word kaeru is a synonym for "coming home". It is the protective animal for travelers and the symbol of hospitality...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Metalwork : Pre 1837 VR item #1455932 (stock #2021-949)
Hitotsusage tabacco pouch with a netsuke. Unlike the tabako-ire, there is no kiseru case.

Netsuke of kagamibuta type, made of two parts: a silver plate with peonies decoration and an ivory bowl.
Leather snuffbox (pouch) with menuki (metallic decoration) of a silver dragon. On the pouch, painted decoration of a Hôô phoenix surrounded by flowers...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Metalwork : Pre 1900 item #1455931 (stock #2021-947)
Bronze sculpture of a giraffe beetle (Prosopocoilus girafa). The top of the abdomen is raised, revealing a perfume burner. The lucanus, in Japanese kuwagata mushi, is highly valued for its playfulness and aesthetic value.
Insects (mushi) have a very important place in Japanese culture. Insect hunting is a popular pastime, especially among children. Using nets and cages, they catch cicadas, beetles and other insects to observe them...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Okimono : Pre 1900 item #1455930 (stock #2021-938)
Bronze okimono with brown patina of a mouse lying down. The coat, the tail and the legs are chiselled. The details of the head are particularly detailed, such as the moustache hairs and the long eyelashes.
In Japan, the term nezumi refers to both the mouse and the rat. They are regarded as the messenger of Daikokuten, the deity of trade and wealth. In the Chinese zodiac, taken over by Shintoism in Japan, the rat (or mouse) is the first of the twelve animals, a place that, according to the ...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Lacquer : Pre 1700 item #1455928 (stock #2021-931)
Small namban style chest with a semi-cylindrical lid made of black lacquered wood (urushi) with gold lacquer (maki-e) and inlaid with mother-of-pearl (raden).
Mon style decoration (family emblem) of ginkos and chrysanthemums framed by friezes alternating three grooves and mother-of-pearl inlays. Copper fittings and black lacquer interior.

The Namban art of the 16th and 17th centuries was influenced by the contacts with the West and in particular the Portuguese who arrived in ...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Netsuke and Related : Pre 1910 item #1455927
Mastromauro Japanese art
EUR €800.00
A Japanese boxwood netsuke of a seated a professional sneezer, holding an ivory tickling stick to cause the sneeze. Signed under the base. According to a Japanese popular belief, sneezing got luck. This curious type of beggar, who sat by the wayside, got paid to sneeze in exchange for luck, good health and long life. Edo Period 19th century Sizes: 3,2 x 3,3 x 2,4 cm. Condition report: Good condition