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 sancai glazed eathenware sculpture of Guanyin in a rocky grotto
The figure seated in royal ease with her left foot supported on a lotus plant rising from a pond in which swims a dragon fish, the faceted rocky grotto also supporting a figure climbing toward a seated Buddha and a horse carrying on its back books of scriptures; the grotto rising from stepped plinth and the whole ensemble finished with colorless, yellow and rich green enamels.
27in (68.5cm) height of sculpture
Rare finely carved greyish celadon jade model of lotus pod and leaf , possibly Ming dynasty.
gold jump loop.
4 cm x 3 cm
Two pairs of Chinese Export porcelain Mandarin Palette spill vases
late 18th century
heights 5 1/2in (14cm) and 7 3/4in (19.7cm)
18th Century beautiful Chinese hetan white jade carved dragon belt hook.
skillfully carved dragon-head hook facing a reticulated chilong on the curving hadle reversed by an oval button.
Dimension: 4 1/4 inches long.
Important and rare double statue of seated Bodhisattva and standing Saint - Lohan. It could be a ridge tile , Earthenware with molded and carved decoration and three-color (Sancai) polychrome glaze. Possibly Ming (15th-16th centuries) origin Hebei or Shanxi province.
The graceful Budhisattva portrayed seated in dhayanasana on a free form rock above the waves, wearing loosely draped robes that open at the chest to reveal beaded necklaces, crowned with an elaborated headdress ...
A mottled brown jade carved bangle
Ancient jade carved of cloud of Ruyi scrolls, the matrix mottled in shades of pale ocher and sandy brown with russet- -stained fissure
2 inches diameter interior width
0.75 ince thickness jade
3 inches diameter exterior width
Ming Dynasty carved wood Goddess of Mercy fragment.
Dimension: 9 inches tall x 4.5 inches width.
A pair of Chinese Export porcelain Rose Medallion vases and a Chinese Export porcelain covered garniture vase
early to mid-19th century
heights 9 1/2in (24.1cm) and 14 1/2in (36.8cm)
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 Antique Japanese carved bone knife, superbly Carved with a octopus and various species of fish, size 25 cm, period second half 19th century.
A true and delightful 19th C. Chinese small dragon box. Three yellow four toed dragons adorn this unique box against a background of the most vibrant blue enamel that I have ever encountered, every detail is artistically executed to a high level of craftsmanship, the dragons do not look like the common cartoon type often encountered in late 19th C. examples...
Nepalese temple festival mask of Hanuman the Monkey God
A superb very old large temple/festival mask of Hanuman the monkey god
The smiling monkey god with large teeth and glass eyes
Ancient layered patina with remains of pigments from many re paintings,
Period: early/mid-19th century
Measure: Height: 42 x 30 cm 16 x 12 inches
A magnificent white jade nephrite Heitian snuff bottle with carved coral stopper.
Circa: 18th Century ot early 19th Century
dimension: 2 1/2 inches tall
A Chinese brilliant carved two color agate in bright coral color and gray color, exhibits of birds on the flower branches, set on a very attractive dark green color jade in form of rock. circa: pre 1900
It has a metal western style gilt base. The base was add in the later time.
good condition, except some chips on the top.
Dimension: 6 1/2 inches high.
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...
octagonal, footed wooden tea caddy is a beautiful example of a hand-painted design of this period. It is thought to be late 18th century. It has a lead tea caddy inside with the original bone pulls and the original key. This fantastic tea caddy is black with ornate gilt paintings of figures in courtyard settings with a variety of foliage and flowers.
provenance: 2004 Christies
A Chinese fine blue gauze brightly embroidered in blue yellow and white silk thread with five-clawed dragons in gold thread each pursuing a flaming pearl, surrounded by the eight Buddhist symbols, bats amid cloud scrolls, the sleeves plain brown and the collar and cuffs decorated with smaller five-clawed dragons. the hem with standing water and rock works...
Rare 19th Century Chinese opal snuff bottle , well- hollowed, carved with a phoenix standing next to a reticulated bamboo tree, reversed by a mandarin duck, green stone stopper.
dimension: 2 1/2 inch tall
Unique Chinese antique export porcelain glazed bowl with flower design , with fitted carved hardwood base. This piece was made in China in 1850s and exported to France.
Porcelain is in perfect condition, not chip, hair line or repair.
there are repaired work on the wooden base , also some small pieces of wood missing.
Dimension: 6 1/2 inches diameter x 3 inches tall on the porcelain
6 1/2 inch tall with stand.
Intricately pierce-carved Chinese cabinet with mirrors and storages. Carved with classic piony flower and phoenix birds.
Circa : 1850
English School, 19th Century
A portrait of a young girl, full-length, with her doll in a wooded landscape
oil on canvas
50 x 40in
Rare and Large Thai Ayutthaya Bronze Buddha Hand fragment, finely cast as the Buddha's right hand in abhaya mudra, with a fitted wood stand.
Beautiful patina, Thailand, Ayutthaya, 17th/18th century.
Dimension: 11 inches height on the bronze hand , 12 1/4 inches height with wooden base
5 inches width
An inside -painted glass double snuff bottle, with carved coral tops.
Sign Lou Shan, dated 1895
of square form, painted with continuous scene of various scenery , birds, tree, insects and objects such as flower vases and incence burner.
2 1/2 inch high
Fine condition, spoons were intentionary broken in order to preserve the interior walls of the bottle.
Dehua porcelain firgur of Guanyin with carved rosewood base
The standing figure of Guangying with the surfaces highlighted with applied details beneathan ivory-tigned glaze, the interior unglazed ( one finger chip) standing on the dragon base. Together with a carved rosewood footed base ( a small chip on the wooden base)
Circa: late 19th Century or early 20th Century
Measurement: 11 inches tall with base 3 inches width.
Antique Chinese hand carve figural horse head handle Mughal dagger. Handle is constructed of a handsome light green jade type translucent hard stone.
beautiful middle eastern or Moghul design on the blade.
Circa: 19th C. or older ( dream of a legend of silk road)
Dimension: 16 inches long, 5 3/4 long jade horse head handle part.
Rare Chinese antique ink-stone with carved HuangHuali wood Cover and base in shape of Peach or melon. Qing Dynasty Guang shu Reign ( 1875) mark on the side of the ink-stone.
In a small palm size. It could be a scholar's beloved pocket talisman item.
Dimension: 3 3/4inches w x 5 inches D x 2 inches high.
A very lovely Antique Chinese cloisonne small dish.
Dimension: 2 3/4 inches diameter.
Very unique south American Maya culture clay beads with human face on each, primitive look.
Victorian cased sterling Repousse Creamer and Sugar with Tongs Set.
total silver weight 5.35 troy oz; height of sugar 2 1/4 inches
gold gilt interior, never been used, case has age tear
inside the case mark: Edward & Sons, Jewelers & silversmiths
92 Buchanan Street, Glasgow
Victoria (the 'Period')...was 18C England!
Everything was 'very proper'...fancy, and
life was good during that era!
Glasgow is a City in Scotland, England.
During Victorian-England, The Queen resided
heights 18 and 21 1/2in
Finely carved Chinese pale greenish-white jade snuff bottle,
Of flattened globular form with concave rim to the cylindrical neck and a concave recessed base, carved to both sides with floral diapers surrounding roundels of leaf scrolls centered with a shou medallion and leiwen bands to the sides, the off-white matrix well-hollowed and displaying some natural fissure lines.
2 3/8in (6cm) high
Provenance: From the Charles and Harriet Luckman Collection
A Japanese, Ryukyuan type, lacquer charger. Inlaid mother of pearl decoration of figures in landscape on black lacquer in the center surrounded by red lacquer. A band of black lacquer also exposed just inside the rim - also with mother of pearl inlay. The egde of the charger rubbed for that prized negoro affect of exposing the black lacquer background through an invariably worn coat of red lacquer...
A fine and decorative late Victorian arrow shaped bar pin with a natural amethyst stone. This 1-1/2" long brooch has a claw-set 3/4 x 3/8" faceted amethyst, and the pin has the original c-clasp and an attached safety pin on chain. It is marked 585 (for 14K), it weighs 6.0 grams, and it is in excellent condition with no chips, cracks, dents, bends, corrosion, losses, damage or repairs...
Chinese white jade nephrite hexagonal shape pendants, intricately reticulated carved with lithe vines surrounding six - petaled flower heads.
late 19th Century or early 20th century
Demension: 1 3/4 inches tall
Antique Peking glass overlay snuff bottle
six color overlay, decorated with Chinese classical lucky fruits such as peach, Buddhas hand, double gourd, and also lucky bats.
Pecfect condition: not chip or damage.
base is not included, lacking stopper.