A charming hand woven and decorated basket of split bamboo made in an Isan village in Northeastern Thailand is smoothed on the exterior with an application of brick red lacquer thickened with ash. Yellow and green flowers and dots on black grounds give the basket folk appeal. The Isan (also Isaan) people, though sometimes called Thai Isan, are a blend of Lao, Mon and and Khmer, and have their own language, which is Lao-like but written in the Thai alphabet...
Beautiful hand carved quartz crystal carving of the goddess Quan Yin Guan yin .The quartz is almost flawless as clear as glass it is hard to photograph due to the stone the carving is well done . size h 3 3/4 " w 2 3/4" d 1 1/2" weight 312 g (DAMAGED A CHIP TO UPPER FLAME AT ABOUT 11 O'CLOCK)
This is nice hand painted Japanese kakiemon plate 7.1/2 in diameter is in very good condition with no damage.
This plate has wonderful detail very clean condition no hair line no chip or repair.
Vintage pietra dura black slate box with mother of pearl inlay of the Hindu goddess Lakshmi.
The condition is good with slight chips to the bottom piece but very small size L 5 3/4" w 3 3/4" H 2 "
An unusual handcarved vase of hardwood native to Uzbekistan shows the strong relationship in aesthetics between Middle Eastern Persian or Iranian design and designs used by the Uzbek people of Central Asia. This piece is the product of an Uzbek family woodcarving business run by the family matriarch, herself a second generation woodcarver...
A miniature painted and signed by Bikaner artist Raju Swami contemplates a man spinning thread. Done in soft blues, greens and browns, the study is in Bikaner style, and is soft and quiet. The man crouches on the ground, stares pensively at the cotton in his hand, and appears to be thinking thoughts thousands of miles removed from his task. The miniature, signed lower right, is in perfect condition. Dimensions overall: height 7" (18 cm), width 5" (12 cm)...
A carved vase of hardwood native to Uzbekistan shows the strong relationship in aesthetics between Middle Eastern Persian or Iranian design and that of the Uzbeks of Central Asia. This piece is the product of an Uzbek family woodcarving business run by the family matriarch, herself a second generation woodcarver...
Jadeite carving of a crab. Beautiful multi-colored stone. Measures 2.125" long by over 1.50" wide by under 1.00" thick. Excellent condition.
Hand-made wooden storage box for an antique Japanese pipe (kiseruzutsu) and tobacco pouch, tied with dark purple (murasaki-iro) silk ribbon. Japan, 20th cent.
H 2 ½; L 10 1/8; W 6 3/8 in. (6.5 x 26 x 16.4 cm).
This piece is located in Europe (EC).
Jadeite pendant with Bat, coins, and ruyi/fungus on one side. On the other side are kylin and ruyi/fungus. Multi-colored stone with bat carved from outer skin (brownish colors). Measures 1.75" tall by 1.50" wide by over 0.25" thick. Excellent condition.
This is a Native American Indian Leather PURSE. It measures about 5" X 4" ( 12.8 cm X 10.2 cm ).
This is a Beautiful BENIN Rug. It measures about 21" X 21" ( 53.6 cm X 53.6 cm ).
This is a Native American Indian BASKET. It measures about 10" X 10" X 5 3/4" ( 25.5 cm X 25.5 cm X 14.47 cm ).
This is a Native American Indian NAVAJO Rug. It is a brown rug with beige, orange, black, green colors. It measures about 15" X 14 1/2" ( 38.3 cm X 37.0 cm ).
Vintage Chinese Vase Configured as a Lamp
Cong vase with crackle glaze drilled to make a lamp.
Jade or Jadeite finial.
Height of lamp to finial 26.5"
Height of vase 10.5"
Square each side 5"
10.5 inch length slightly flared
Period: 20th century
Place of Origin: Japan
Materials: Porcelain and wood base
Style: traditional Chinese art
Condition: very good vintage condition no defects noted except final is loosely attached to the lamp.
Chinese Foo Lion carved on 4 corners and lacquered on wood x-cross shape folding display stand, 9 1/2" high, 15 1/2" cross-maximum measurement, 10 1/2" inside display area, center wooden pole is holding two(2) pieces together to make folding position, the wood split in some areas.
Chinese Bronze and Gilt frog brush washer in leaf form with fruit and a frog. l 5.75"
black American Indian shawl with turquoise colored fringes on all sides and three applied turquoise felt designs. Measures 54" long by 28" wide doubled and stitched closed at the shoulder for body. excellent condition......$8 for insured USA shipping.