All Items : Archives : Lost Art : Fine Art : Sculpture : Geological item #1414333 (stock #2002)
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.
All Items : Archives : Lost Art : Asian Art : Chinese : Pre 1900 item #1411221
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...
All Items : Archives : Lost Art : Fine Art : Paintings : Pre 1900 item #1409666
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...
All Items : Archives : Lost Art : Jewelry : Pre AD 1000 item #1378330 (stock #GLD-018)
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
All Items : Archives : Lost Art : Asian Art : Chinese : Pre 1492 item #1361765 (stock #lot1117)
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
Condition: Perfect
Provenance: Old Chinese collection.
All Items : Archives : Lost Art : Decorative Art : Glass : Pre 1900 item #1356395 (stock #9548)
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...
All Items : Archives : Lost Art : Pre 1910 item #1351966 (stock #1210)
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. FOOTNOTES Though there is a strong likelihood the various elements of this piece were recently assoc...
All Items : Archives : Lost Art : Jewelry : Estate : Contemporary item #1342001
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...
All Items : Archives : Lost Art : Pre 1980 item #1336623 (stock #1113)
Finely carved Chinese white jade dragon pendant 2.5 inches long and 1 inch width
All Items : Archives : Lost Art : Pre 1910 item #1314335 (stock #1048)
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 ...
All Items : Archives : Lost Art : Pre 1910 item #1313781 (stock #1047)
Antique Chinese carved white jade cicada pendant of flatten cicada. 2 inch long 6cm) 1.25 inch w (3 cm)
All Items : Archives : Lost Art : Pre 1700 item #1313780 (stock #1047)
Rare finely carved greyish celadon jade model of lotus pod and leaf , possibly Ming dynasty. gold jump loop. 4 cm x 3 cm
All Items : Archives : Lost Art : Pre 1910 item #1313700 (stock #1044)
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.
All Items : Archives : Lost Art : Pre 1910 item #1312840 (stock #1021)
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).
All Items : Archives : Lost Art : Pre 1910 item #1311150 (stock #1016)
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.
All Items : Archives : Lost Art : Pre 1970 item #1311075 (stock #1011)
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
All Items : Archives : Lost Art : Pre 1900 item #1308277 (stock #999)
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...
All Items : Archives : Lost Art : Pre 1837 VR item #1306787 (stock #984)
Ming Dynasty carved wood Goddess of Mercy fragment. Dimension: 9 inches tall x 4.5 inches width.