All Items : Popular Collectibles : Cultural : Chinese : Pre 1980 item #1248060 (stock #4A162C-3)
Chinese Rosewood Scroll shape Display Stand, 3/4" high, 4 1/8" wide, 2 1/2" deep, in good condition.
All Items : Popular Collectibles : Cultural : Chinese : Pre 1980 item #1248058 (stock #4A162C-5)
Chinese Rosewood Scroll shape small Display stand, 1 3/8" high, 3 3/4" wide, 1 3/4" deep, very delicately bent thin Rosewood stand, in good condition. I have several in this size.
All Items : Popular Collectibles : Cultural : Japanese : Woodblock Prints : Pre 1970 item #1247656 (stock #140426)
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Maki Poem Z a Heart by any other name Maki began to use this theme early in his artistic life the character was normally vertical summits horizontal but this is the only time it was at an angle from the center and seemingly lacking in one stroke Hence it is an unusual design and intellectually challenging. Its meaning is not immediately evident even to the literati My curator in Beijing figured it out when she was opening the package and tilted it a bit. The print is large and subtle...
All Items : Popular Collectibles : Cultural : Chinese : Pre 1980 item #1246827 (stock #4A191-3)
Chinese heavy Hardwood "Hong Kong" made rectangle shape Display Stand, 1 7/8" high(1/4" high for rim only), 6 7/8" x 4 7/8" wide inside the top rim, with bracket shape feet, in good condition. I have one(1) more stand in the stock.
All Items : Popular Collectibles : Cultural : Chinese : Pre 1980 item #1246821 (stock #4A191-2)
Chinese Hardwood Hexagonal shape top rim Display Stand, made in "Hong Kong", 1 7/8" high(1/4" high top rim only), 7" wide-from point to point-maximum size inside rim, 6 1/8" wide-minimum inside rim, with six(6) bracket feet, heavy weight, and in good condition.
All Items : Popular Collectibles : Cultural : Chinese : Pre 1920 item #1244190 (stock #2A149B)
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.
All Items : Popular Collectibles : Cultural : Chinese : Pre 1950 item #1241595 (stock #140306)
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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 : Chinese : Pre 2000 item #1238896 (stock #XY6296)
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Yixing Zisha Teapot by Zhou Guizhen (born 1943) with Grapes and Vines.

Teapot is marked on the bottom and inside lid (see enlargements). Base chop reads Zhou Gui Zhen Zhi, and in the lid, the smaller mark is Zhou and the larger mark reads Gui Zhen. Measurements: Total height with lid on is 3.915" (9.9 cm) tall, the width from edge of handle to end of spout is 5.759" (14. 6 cm) and pot diameter is 3.740" (9.5 cm) wide.

All Items : Popular Collectibles : Cultural : Chinese : Pre 2000 item #1238895 (stock #PY6308)
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Yixing zisha teapot by Tan Yuewei (born 1957). Teapot is marked on the bottom and inside lid (see enlargements). Base chop reads Yue Wei Zhi, and inside the lid is tan in the smaller chop and yuewei in the larger one. Measurements: Total height with lid on is 3.863" (9.8 cm) tall, the width from edge of handle to end of spout is 6.0191" (15.3 cm) and pot diameter is 3.736" (9.5 cm). Fine Condition.

All Items : Popular Collectibles : Cultural : Chinese : Pre 2000 item #1238869 (stock #PY6305)
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Yixing zisha tea set by Wang Shigeng (born 1922) in the classical hexagonal form. Teapot is marked on the bottom and inside lid, white glazed cups are marked on the bottom (see enlargements). Base chop reads wang shi geng, and the lid mark is shigeng. Measurements: Total height with lid on is 3.11" (7.9 cm) tall, the width from edge of handle to end of spout is 6.5" (16.5 cm) and pot diameter is 4.292" (10.9 cm) wide on the flat faces and 4.864" (12.4 cm) at the points...
All Items : Popular Collectibles : Cultural : Pre 2000 item #1238848 (stock #PY1336)
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Yixing Zisha Teapot by Xu Yufang (born 1943) with chrysanthemum petals around mouth and a kylin knop. Teapot is marked on the bottom and inside lid (see enlargements). Base chop reads xu yu fang Zhi, and in the lid, the smaller mark is xu and the larger mark is yufang. Measurements: Total height with lid on is 3.46" (8.8 cm) tall, the width from edge of handle to end of spout is 6.382" (16.2 cm) and pot diameter is 4.173" (10.6 cm) wide. Pristine condition.

All Items : Popular Collectibles : Cultural : Chinese : Pre 1980 item #1238718 (stock #4A177A-3)
Chinese made Hardwood Display top/cover for small jar, 3/4" high, 2 1/2" diameter-outside measurement, 1/2" high, 2" diameter-inside measurement, the jar should be smaller than inside measurement in order to use this top for the jar. The condition is good, except some tiny brown finish is off and top center area about 3/8" diameter is filled in.
All Items : Popular Collectibles : Cultural : Chinese : Pre 1980 item #1238715 (stock #4A177A)
Two(2) Chinese made Hardwood Cover/top for small Jar, 7/8" high, 2 1/2" diameter-outside measurement, 1/2" high, 2" diameter-inside measurement, the jar must be smaller than inside measurement in order to use these tops for the jar. The condition is good, some tiny brown finish is off, and filled in area about 3/8" diameter on top center.
All Items : Popular Collectibles : Cultural : Pre 1980 item #1238565 (stock #140208)
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All Items : Popular Collectibles : Cultural : Chinese : Pre 1980 item #1238425 (stock #4A177A)
Chinese made Hardwood Display Top for small Tea Caddy/Tea Jar, 1 1/8" high and 2" diameter-outside measurement, 3/4" high and 7/8" diameter-inside measurement, the Tea Caddy must be smaller than inside measurement in order to use this top. The condition is good, fill-in area about 3/8" diameter on top center.
All Items : Popular Collectibles : Cultural : Chinese : Pre 1980 item #1238424 (stock #4A191-1)
"Hong Kong" made Hardwood Hexagonal shape display stand, 1 1/2" high, 5 7/8" wide-inside minimum measurement, support with six(6) curved small bracket shape feet, "Made in Hong Kong" paper label is still intact. The condition is good, no damages.
All Items : Popular Collectibles : Cultural : Japanese : Woodblock Prints : Pre 1980 item #1237640 (stock #140201)
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Work 73-56 L (fish). This is the second of Maki’s three huge prints that I have owned. This is Work 73-56 L (fish). Several aspects of this image are intriguing. My archive of Maki prints reveals that Maki produced over 100 different images in 1973. I have been able to account for many of them: 1 to 50 and 99 to 110. I had never known what went in the middle. Now I know at least one was work 73-56, the third huge print that Maki did. It is 3 x 6 feet...