All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Geological : Geological item #1444840 (stock #08246)
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$380.00


THREE KANNON STONES

Set of three spontaneous Kannon (Guanyin)-shaped stones called ‘Sugata-ishi’ of diabase stones as a type of art of Japanese ‘Suiseki’ of ‘Kamuy kotan seki’ (kamuy kotan stones) from the canyon called ‘Kamuy-kotan’ (‘Whereabouts of God’ in the Ainu language) in the western part of Asahikawa city in Hokkaido, Japan. Sacred abstract figures of the god (‘Kamuy’=’Kami’) with no processing by human hands...
All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Geological : Geological item #1444704 (stock #08245)
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$250.00


SUISEKI, BLACK KAMUY-KOTAN STONE b

'Kamuy kotan seki' (Kamuy kotan stone) from the canyon called ‘Kamuy-kotan’ (‘Whereabouts of God’ in the Ainu language) in the western part of Asahikawa city in Hokkaido, Japan. Quite a unique abstractive blackness as the God (‘Kamuy’=’Kami’) with no processing by human hands, except attached with a wooden stand (undetachable) as such a calm and sacred piece of Art of Japanese ‘Suiseki’. approx...
All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Geological : Geological item #1444703 (stock #08244)
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$250.00


SUISEKI, BLACK KAMUY-KOTAN STONE a

'Kamuy kotan seki' (Kamuy kotan stone) from the canyon called ‘Kamuy-kotan’ (‘Whereabouts of God’ in the Ainu language) in the western part of Asahikawa city in Hokkaido, Japan. Quite a unique abstractive blackness as the God (‘Kamuy’=’Kami’) with no processing by human hands, except attached with a wooden stand (undetachable) as such a calm and sacred piece of Art of Japanese ‘Suiseki’. approx...
A very rare and complete antique license document, Spanish and signed by the Spanish King Philip the IV (Ruler 1621-1665).

The document is binded with 8/16 pages with 14 decorated or with signatures (let us know if you like to receive pictures of all pages by e-mail). We would like to stress the importance of the document which signed by no less than 15-20 signatures, besides the signature of Philip himself...
All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Geological : Contemporary item #1444233 (stock #161)
Jasper, turquoise and gold plated legs on amethyst. 4 1/2" tall.
A simply exceptional, rare and completely untreated/unheated Sapphire from Mogok in Burma weighing an impressive 3.11ct. The colour is a delightful medium hue - the famed ‘cornflower’blue of yore, and absolutely certificated as such - extremely lovely indeed. Note that the colour in our pics is possibly *very slightly* improved by the Bangkok sunlight, but the images are totally unaltered and there has been no photoshop work except for cropping...
A simply delightful rare and completely untreated/unheated light blue Sapphire from Mogok in Burma weighing an impressive 2.14ct. The colour is a delightful light to medium hue - it will look lighter under bright sunlight and darker under cloudy or incandescent lighting. - extremely lovely indeed...
A delightful natural saltwater pearl weighing 8.98ct, gorgeous natural black and sand colours here, stunning Button shape, perfect for a ring. 12.2x9.4mm. Probably from the Pinna/Atrina species, already tested as natural by GIA along with others under their Quality Assurance scheme and found to be natural. Shipping $59 Dhl
A simply exceptional, rare and completely untreated/unheated Sapphire from Mogok in Burma weighing an impressive 3.06ct. The colour is an almost pure hue of medium blue, not too light and not too dark, just as blue sapphire should be - extremely lovely indeed. The gem has excellent clarity for an Unheated Burmese sapphire and is not only eye clean to all but the very eagle eyed but simply has some tiny inclusions and banding visible only under magnification...
Most Attractive pair of grade A Jadeite Jade Cabochon weighing 5.19ct approximately total. The jade is Grade A, untreated, from Burma, a medium hue of green in colour, some translucency. Very pretty and attractive colour, perfect for earrings. We have taken pics with strong light shining into the stones to show their internal structure and clarity. Very nice match 11.8x8.6x3.3mm/11.1x7.4x3.4mm approx...
A simply stunning NATURAL (not cultured or freshwater) saltwater pearl weighing an impressive 3.41ct. From the Tridacna clam family, the pearl a superb domed button in shape, absolutely perfect for a ring. The colour is a pure ivory white and completely uniform, absolutely lovely and exceptionally rare. The pearl is completely free from ugly marks or blemishes...
A simply delightful rare and completely untreated/unheated blue Sapphire from Mogok in Burma weighing an impressive 2.92ct. The colour is a delightful pastel medium hue of blue - it will look lighter under bright sunlight and darker under cloudy or incandescent lighting. - extremely lovely indeed...
A simply stunning NATURAL (not cultured or freshwater) saltwater pearl weighing an immense 9.15ct. From the Tridacna clam family, the pearl a superb domed button in shape, absolutely perfect for a ring. The colour is a pure ivory white and completely uniform, absolutely lovely and exceptionally rare. The pearl is completely free from ugly marks or blemishes...
All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Books : References : Pre 1980 item #1442702
"Revelations of New England Architecture ~ People and their Homes " written by Jill Grossman with photographs by Curt Bruce. Published by Grossman ( div. of Viking Press) in 1975,this hard cover features black and white photos of various styles of antique New England homes. The jacket is quite worn, the paste down has some tanning and the title page has foxing otherwise the book is in nice,tight condition. An excellent resource.
All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Numismatics : Currency : Pre 1930 item #1442519
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$65.00
Ancient ethnic and American group lot. Assorted pieces 2 miniature boxes one an ashtray one a pill box with mother of pearl, a green patina bronze bird , a Japanese metal model of the Eiffel tower and building , an 1886 American silver certificate one dollar bill poor condition a beaded pin and a cloisonné match book case. All sold as is .
All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Geological : Loose Gemstones : Pre 1960 item #1442412 (stock #G0799)
A Beautiful Chinese green jadiet round pendan ,with 14K gold backing in excellent condition. D: 17mm marked. $185
All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Books : Bindings : Pre 1900 item #1441889 (stock #3657)
The Mauchline Ware binding on this book of poetry and letters by Robert Burns features a photographic view of the Burns Monument that overlooks the River Doon, near Alloway in Ayrshire, Scotland. Also on the front board are four Mauchline Ware prints- "Scene on the Doon", "Auld Brig O'Doon", "Alloway Kirk", and "Burns' Cottage", whilst the back board carries a larger print "The Braes of Ballochmyle"...
All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Ephemera : Photographs : Portraits : Pre 1950 item #1441512 (stock #129)
Measures 4 5/8" by 2 3/4" tall. Snapshot black & white". Shipped in a padded mailer.