All Items : Popular Collectibles : Cultural : Chinese : Contemporary item #1140168 (stock #XH1236)
St. Johns Art and Antiques
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Carved agate sculpture depicting three cormorants on a raft over waves with fish. Measurements: 8.625 inches long, by 5.125 tall by roughly 3.00 inches deep. Excellent Condition.
All Items : Popular Collectibles : Cultural : Chinese : Pre 2000 item #816036
This is a skillful execution of a chinese brush painting of traditional plum blossom by an anonymous/unknown artist, i can't read the name or seal, sorry, but it is done with skillful stroke and brush movement in spontaneous and spirited manner, it is a decorative piece to me and indeed a good works of art to frame or make into scroll art....please enjoy its' beauty/artistic rendiation instead as for investment of an art piece because of the unknown artist here, it is from China...
All Items : Popular Collectibles : Cultural : Chinese : Pre 1950 item #1241595 (stock #140306)
The Tretiak Collection
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Pekinese of old and Beijingers of today use cricket cages like this to hold a cricket on a walk in the park or on the way to a cricket fight., The cage is made of a gourd molded to this shape After being collected the gourd is fitted with a wooden top (here made of ebony wood ) The little cage is then fitted for a small sack for ease of carrying and to protect the critter from the cold . The top is made or carved tortoise shell – so it can breathe, of course.
All Items : Popular Collectibles : Cultural : Japanese : Pre 2000 item #1379802 (stock #11A1)
This is a mid century Japanese 2 section Kamo Kimono Tansu. It measures that 67.75 " tall, 41.75 " wide, 18.13 " deep. It was made using 100% Paulownia (Kirinoki) wood and it originated in the Kamo region of Japan. Tansu made in this area use the highest grade of Paulownia wood that comes from the snow country mountains of Aizu. This cold region provides a slow growth environment for the trees resulting in a strong wood that is both dense and heavy with a beautiful consistent grain...
All Items : Popular Collectibles : Cultural : Pre 1980 item #1351397 (stock #1224)
Beautiful nature Scholar's Rock Linbi stone fitted rosewood base. 9 inches x 10 inches.
All Items : Popular Collectibles : Cultural : American Indian : Pre 1960 item #1401664
Created in Frank Patania's Thunderbird shop, this box is a beautiful example of handmade Zuni art. Measuring 4 1/4" X 3 1/4" X 3/4" the piece weighs 166 grams. Carved onyx, turquoise and mother of pearl are inlaid in a silver frame to form the dragonfly. The bold hinge design is often seen on Frank Patania boxes. They work smoothly. The box is in beautiful condition. Hallmarked STERLING with Thunderbird.
All Items : Popular Collectibles : Cultural : Japanese : Lacquer : Pre 2000 item #1363838 (stock #J429)
Wood board used by Urushi (Japan) craftsman when he coated urushi wares and put them on it. It has many beautiful urushi drippings in colors such as black, red, and yellow on both sides. 20th century. 11cm x 97cm x 1cm
All Items : Popular Collectibles : Cultural : Thai : Pre 1960 item #1385625
A beautiful vintage BRONZE ELEPHANT BELL. Has an elephant logo depicted on the bell as well!! Size 47 cm. Comes with a wooden display stand. Rare item nowadays,!
All Items : Popular Collectibles : Cultural : Japanese : Okimono : Pre 1940 item #1410279
Incredible and perfect Japanese polychrome ivory okimono of a tomato, it looks like real in lobed shape, size and color. Signed on the side by Rokuzan saku next to Kaneda ki seal. Ando Rokuzan is known for his lifelike ivory carvings of fruits and vegetables. He studied with Otani Mitsutoshi, a pupil of Hisamatsu Harutoshi. His works are preserved in the Sannomaru Shozakan Museum of the Imperial Collections. Kaneda Ki refers to Kaneda Kenjiro (fl...
All Items : Popular Collectibles : Cultural : Chinese : Pre 2000 item #908216 (stock #XZ0902)
Fine green and white jadeite pendant. Nicely carved with dragon on one side and phoenix on the other. Mounted in 14kt gold. Measurements: 2.125 inches long by 1.500 inches at widest by 0.250 inches thick (5.398cm x 3.810cm x 0.635cm). Condition: Very good, no noticeable chips, scratches, or losses.
All Items : Popular Collectibles : Cultural : Chinese : Metalwork : Pre 1990 item #1180907 (stock #012-015)
A commissioned silver plate for Lin, Taiyi, daughter of Lin, Yutang. 25cm across.
All Items : Popular Collectibles : Cultural : Chinese : Pre 1980 item #1153928
xlnt condition no mark chen mingyuan style
All Items : Popular Collectibles : Cultural : Chinese : Contemporary item #1134741 (stock #72)
Elegant Chinese white jade or hard stone hand carved inter locked three circle earring, unfinished.
All Items : Popular Collectibles : Cultural : Chinese : Pre 1960 item #1181419
eminent chinese of the qng period
All Items : Popular Collectibles : Cultural : Chinese : Pre 1980 item #1139156
two very nice bird feeders yixing one is signed by the maker both have great stands by well known hk stand maker wong Oi
All Items : Popular Collectibles : Cultural : Chinese : Pre 1950 item #1263278 (stock #140916)
not old not new this Yixing pot is made in the late 1940s It is a counter-flow pot, the wine is put in the bottom as the pot is upside down then a special pipe keeps the wine inside amazing
All Items : Popular Collectibles : Cultural : Chinese : Pre 2000 item #1124290 (stock #XJ1924)
White shui yu jade round pendant with mandarin ducks and lotus on one side. On the other side is calligraphy with the marriage blessing of "Bai Nian Hao He" (100 years of harmonious marriage). Measures 2.031 inch diameter and 0.196 inch thick. Excellent condition.