All Items : Archives : Regional Art : Pre 1940 item #917776 (stock #278)
A fine Japanese Ivory netsuke of a Noh Drama character artist signed measuring approx. 2.5 inches 6 cm. tall in excellent condition.
All Items : Archives : Regional Art : Pre 1940 item #917668 (stock #277)
A Fine Japanese Ivory Netsuke of a man with a cane and lantern finely carved by an expert artist signed on foot. Measuring approx. 2.5 inches or 6 centimeters tall in very fine condition. A great example would be a nice addition to any collection. Please view my other netsuke here in Trocadero and at my ebay site.
All Items : Archives : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Pre 1700 item #917330 (stock #3317)
A Ming b/w small vase, decorated with three flower medallions among clouds scroll. Late Ming dynasty 17th century in perfect condition. High: 7cm.
All Items : Archives : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Pre 1492 item #917321 (stock #3315)
A Southern-Song 12th-13th century Jian ware teabowl with russet hare's fur. Condition is very good near perfect, only has a tiny chip to inner rim visible on last picture. Diameter: 12cm and High: 7cm.
All Items : Archives : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Pre 1910 item #917268 (stock #lot599)
Description: A scholar seal was intriguingly made from a bamboo root. Being preserved with the original root shoots and then shaped to a regular rectangular, the seal was kept in a nice patina and was certainly belonged to a scholar who had unique taste of Zen spirits...
All Items : Archives : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Pre 1920 item #917258 (stock #ANR2639)
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Edo period Kimono hang from a lacquered frame on this gorgeous two panel silver screen dating from the turn of the 19th century. Dyed on the shoulder of the Chirimen silk lavender mans kimono is the Mitsuba-Aoi, official crest of the Tokugawa Shognate indicating the original kimono was property of the family which ruled Japan for 250 years. Below is chrysanthemum flowers (symbols of Imperial Power) embroidered over patterned Rinzu Satin...
All Items : Archives : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Pre AD 1000 item #916940 (stock #STON-002)
A very rare Song stone carved mirror holder in the shape of a mythical ox called n Xiniu. The ox has his head turned upward and is looking at the moon which is represented by the bronze mirror above and the stone carvings represent the clouds. It is very unusual to find this type in stone mirror holder as the few I have seen have been in gilded bronze. Size: H. 19.5cm. W. 15.5cm. D. 8.2cm. Condition: No repairs or chips. The horns are long gone as they were either made of wood or ivory...
All Items : Archives : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Pre 1900 item #915853 (stock #lot598)
Description: A jade bangle was beautifully carved on the surface with motif of a swirling dragon. In celadon-white tint, the jade piece was in greasy-feel quality while some incursions had been caused into the hardstone.May not being as a pure white piece, the jade bracelet still owned an old atmosphere in the sheen of the retrospective reflection. Date: Qing Dynasty.(1644-1911), Material: Houtien nephrite jade(Zi-liao), Outer Width: 8.4cm, Inner Width:6.2cm, A CUSTOM-MADE SILK BOX IS INCLUDED.
All Items : Archives : Regional Art : Pre 1900 item #915237 (stock #6087)
Thai gilt bronze Buddha, Ratanakosin period, 18th/19th century, the Buddha depicted in "Calming The Ocean" mudra. Both hands repaired at wrist, spire missing but very fine casting. Measurements: H 15"; teak wood base H 3 1/2". Provenance: The piece is said to have been owned by a member of the early Chakri dynasty in the late 18th century.
All Items : Archives : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Pre 1837 VR item #914221 (stock #0307)
Yixing zisha teapot from Tek Sing shipwreck.Qing period.11cm body diameter.16cm wide.11cm high.teapot in good condition with just missing the top of the lid on restoration.
All Items : Archives : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Pre 1837 VR item #914208 (stock #0303)
Yixing zisha teapot from Tek Sing shipwreck.Qing period.9,5cm body diameter.14,5 cm wide.11cm high.teapot in good condition with just small chip on fine restoration at inside of the lid.
All Items : Archives : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Pre 1837 VR item #913604 (stock #lot592)
Description: A white jade carving of a Longevity carrying a child on his back. By a popular Chinese metaphor of long life and abundance in posterity, the white jade piece was well carved from a creek-found pebble(Zi-liao).and was in transparent look. It was greasy feel on the surface and was in perfect condition. It was much more white in real than in the pictures. Date: Qing Dynasty,18th/19th century. Height: 4.3cm.
All Items : Archives : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Pre 1837 VR item #911656 (stock #0298)
Yixing zisha teapot from Tek Sing shipwreck.with incised hand writing mark at the base.Qing period.9,5cm body diameter.13 cm wide.8,5cm high.teapot in good condition with just fine hair line at inside of the lid.
All Items : Archives : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Pre 1492 item #911652 (stock #lot590)
Description: A lovely Jun tripod censer was mold finely by beautiful bluish glaze. A purple splash was on the body being very interesting. In a good shape of bulge belly, elongated neck and flat rim, the censer was supported by three hand squeezed feet. Rolled, twisted and squeezed to adhere to the bottom, the feet were intriguingly made by the affluent-skilled potters-a joyfully find for Minyao wares. The spiral molding mark was left in the center of the cavetto...
All Items : Archives : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Pre 1492 item #911257 (stock #PT-016)
Very rare wine vessel in the Meiping shape used by the boarded patrol. The inscription reads a kind of alcoholic beverage, most likely rice wine. The bottom has the inscription of the maker. Found in north western China. Size: 31.5cm. high. Age: Yuan - 1279-1368 AD. Condition: No repairs, two small chips around the spout and a small chip in the back. See photo 11. Looks worse on the photo then the actual chip.
All Items : Archives : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Pre 1492 item #910753 (stock #lot588)
Description: A lovely celadon Longquan jarlet was excavated intact. By an interesting lotus-leaf cover, the small pot was applied on the surface with dark olive-green glaze. In a perfect condition except one minor imperfection of shrinking-glaze on the body, some foggy-look condition was obvious in the glaze. It was a characteristic for excavation pieces. Firing-red tint was obviously revealed at the body clay. The jarlet was in adequate size which would be fine for caressing in your palms...
All Items : Archives : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Pre 1700 item #910521 (stock #300)
Seated Jizo Bosatsu figurally sculpted from a fine-grained igneous stone, a hoju (sacred jewel) held in both hands. Edo Period ca. 1700. Excellent condition with virtually no loss and no repairs, showing fairly heavy black-soot accumulation.

Height: 15.1 cm
Width: 11.9 cm
Depth: 6.6 cm

A brilliantly executed piece abounding in charm and style, this Jizo stone originally served as a devotional object displayed in a home-use altar shrine. Exceedingly uncommon.

All Items : Archives : Regional Art : Pre 1900 item #910408 (stock #0916)
Excellent woodcarving of a fasting Buddha depicted as an emaciated ascetic, revealing his thin chest and pronounced ribs. He is sitting in a casual pose on a mat, next to his slippers. The boxwood with beautiful patina. Condition: tiny losses, one side of the whiskers restored (could be done better). Dimension: 16.2 cm high, weight: 264 g.