The ink-black craggy stone curing over a ocean wave form and punctuated hollows and edges, carved fitted rosewood stand. dimension: approximately 28 inches tall,, 6.5 inches ( 16 cm) Width.
Blue and white porcelain dish or plate, Canton ware, measures 10 1/2" in diameter.
Dating to mid 19th century, these wares were made primarily between 1820 and 1880, with many shipped to European countries and the US.
On each side are notches, one of which is open and contains the place where hot water was poured, and the liquid inside kept the food in the plate warm.
Decorated with the classic designs, which became known as Blue Willow in western countries, the plate has several borders, all...
19th century gouache of Naples bay, showing the eruption of Mt. Vesuvius.
Frame size 11 1/8" x 14 3/4", sight size 3 3/4" x 7 3/4".
Gold leaf wood frame with double mat, top mat of textured silk, likely early to mid 20th century framing.
Gouache not signed, but not examined out of frame, and could be signed below mat on bottom.
Very fine detail of the Bay of Naples and Naples in the background, with smoke billowing from Mt. Vesuvius...
A nicely made ancient Pyu solid gold frog pendant with a seal carving at the underside of the base. It has a hole though it to make into a pendant.
Weight: 14.05 grams. Size: See last photo
A Jar with Sgraffiato Desigh and black/white glaze was in in astonish image.
Date: Jin Dynasty(1115-1234)
Body Width: 15.8cm. Height: 14.6cm
Provenance: Old Chinese collection.
Victorian cobalt glass oil lamp with etched chimney and enamel from the 1890s. This tall table lamp has a 10-1/2" deep cobalt blue base with an open cut pontil, an original Plume & Atwood Mfg. Co. 2-3/4" brass burner and collar and an etched glass 9-1/4" large glass chimney. The burner has a second 1897 renewed patent date and the burner and flat wick show no signs of use at all (no wick char or burner darkening) and there is no smell of lamp oil or kerosene...
A cast bronze Buddhist or Taoist figure on a peacock
Supporting a crown displaying the five wisdom Buddhas above his gilt face, holding his principle arms in namaskara mudra while two additional pairs of hands hold a bow and three other now-lost identifying implements, supported by a lotus stand raised upon a likely associated peacock-form base.
24in (61cm) total height inclusive of stand.
Though there is a strong likelihood the various elements of this piece were recently assoc...
A stunning, big, bold sterling ring with smokey quartz designed by second generation jeweler Frank Patania Jr. but apparently made later ( after Sam Patania took over the Tucson Shop) as indicated by the "V" under the Frank Patania hallmark. According to the history of Patania hallmarks on Frank Patania Jr.'s website -" In 1999 Sam devised two other hallmarking systems. To designate work previously designed by FP Sr. and Jr...
Finely carved Chinese white jade dragon pendant
2.5 inches long and 1 inch width
Rare collection of old Chinese antique carved jade pendants , include of jade peach, double jade fish, interlocked white jade circles, wheel of laws, and jade tiger tooth, connected by hand crafted gold color wires and decorated by simi precious gem stone beads.d
Multi-stone, metal pendant, composed of rhodonite rose Quartz, agate and garnet beads suspending three jade carved fish, horn or tiger's tooth talisman, and gourd together with three white jade flower button, interlocking rings and a ...
Antique Chinese carved white jade cicada pendant
of flatten cicada.
2 inch long 6cm) 1.25 inch w (3 cm)
Rare finely carved greyish celadon jade model of lotus pod and leaf , possibly Ming dynasty.
gold jump loop.
4 cm x 3 cm
From former Collection of Emmanuel Gran.
Rare and beautiful carved porcelain snuff bottle in the form of cabbage.
3 inches (7 cm) tall. lacking stopper.
embroidered silk woman's coat
Late Qing/Republic period
The dark blue silk with a center front opening, embroidered in fine polychrome threads with floral sprays, bats and birds, the beige satin sleeve bands with fish and aquatic plants (wear, soiling).
Beautifully carved antique Chinese rosewood stand with marble top. Dimension: 19 inchese tall and 18 x 14" . extremely heavy. condition: Fine condition. Circa: late 19th or early 20th Century.
A Chinese Scholar's Rock
The irregularly form rock rising from a fitted carved hardwood base . naturally black colored stone streaked by veins of white inclusions.
12 inch tall x 10 inches width x 4 inches depth. 14" included base Chinese scholars' rocks (Chinese: 供石; pinyin: gōngshí), also known as scholar stones or viewing stones, are naturally occurring or shaped rocks which are traditionally appreciated by Chinese scholars
A delicate embellished with eight couched gold five -clawed dragons, four front-facing and four reaching upwards towards a flaming pearl of wisdom, the Eight Buddhist Symbols, bajixiang, woven on each side amid scattered cloud scrolls, all above bats, flowers, and precious objects emerging from foaming waves crashing against high rocks, the interior flaps with small dragon.
Child's dragon robe are rare to find.
Excellent condition, very small amount of lose threads on the shoulder.
size: 77 c...
Ming Dynasty carved wood Goddess of Mercy fragment.
Dimension: 9 inches tall x 4.5 inches width.