A baby carrier belt made of indigo dye cotton for warp and washi (Japanese handmade paper) yarn for weft. It is made in Shonai region in Yamagata district in Tohoku. In good condition with beautiful tassels but the seam loose part in one selvedge (30cm). The first half of the 20th century. 13.5cm x 3m60cm
Black old patina mask likely from Magar people from South Nepal district of Hetauda. Note a large nose, large ears, the mouth is open and showing teeth which are precisely carved. Very hard wood, good condition, age could be from for eraly to mid 20th H 24/25 cm , wide 16 cm
A rarely seen tribal mask from South China minorities Obvious signs of age, circa early to mid 20th, semai light wood, perfect condition H 32 cm More information on request
Hongshan Brown Jade Deer or Dragon Head sculpture pendant . Free standing in a brown nearly agate like brown stone with heavy wear and pitting front bi conically drilled holes. Collected HK 1980-1990s
Size 2" by 2"
Hongshan Jade Seahorse like Pig Dragon pendant with Curled Tail, heavy wear and deposits 2 holes with deposits . very smooth from use. Collected HK 1980-1990s. Size w 1.2" by just under 2"
Hongshan Orange Nephrite Jade Pig Dragon toggle pendant well carved nice face and great ears shows wear and use bi conically drilled suspension holes. Collected HK 1980-1990s. Size 2.25" by 1.5"
Hongshan Russet Jade Pig Dragon thick carved pendant with a beautiful distressed surface showing wear and deposits , bi conically drilled support holes. Collected HK 1980-1990s. Size 2" by 1.5"
-Hongshan Nephrite Green Brown Jade Ox Goddess Pendant the face part animal part human with large horns. Heavy wear and interesting bi conically drilled suspension holes. Collected HK 1980-1990s
Size 2" by 1.7"
Hongshan Chicken Bone Jade Pig Dragon zhūlóng ,well carved with a well carved face. somewhat bi conically drilled suspension holes. Collected HK 1980-1990s. Size 1.7"
Hongshan Chicken Bone Jade Snapping Turtle Toggle Pendant . Iconic shape beautiful veined stone with bi conically drilled suspension holes. Collected HK 1980-1990s. Size 2." by 1.7"
Hongshan Red Nephrite Jade Rabbit Ear Dragon Pendant Toggle . Cute face large ears with a beautiful pitted texture jade with heavy smooth wear from use. Bi conically drilled suspension holes. Collected HK 1980-1990s. Size 2.4" by 1.75"
Hongshan Red Brown Jade Nephrite Owl Toggle pendant figure, nice figure with wear on the back at the high points from use mineral deposits and a pair of bi conically drilled suspension holes. Collected HK 1980-1990s . Size 1.9" by 1.75"
Hongshan nephrite Green Gold Jade Owl Figure pendant well carved perched owl in a spotted jade with off set biconically drilled suspension holes. Heavy wear and mineral deposits throughout. Collected HK 1980-1990s.
Size 2.75" by 1.6"
Swanhalok Green crackle Glazed Jarlet with painted decoration and a spout top. The body well potted nice glaze and a band and floral decoration. The entire jar is filled with burial debris. Size 2" by 2"
Chinese porcelain panels decorated in underglaze cobalt blue representing lake mountainous landscapes.
There are four panels.The price is for one:600$.To be sold separately or in pairs. Must have been part of a screen. Good condition except for some minor wear.
Dimension approximately 161 to 166 x 500 to 504mm.
I don't know the period. I think that it's not modern probably later 20th century or ealier?
American Colonial sterling silver bowl, ca 1930. Retailed by Cartier in New York. Curved sides and short gently spread foot. Olden-Days chic for Modern and traditional tables. Fully marked including retailer’s stamp, no. 8322, and phrase “Reproduction 1726 / Cornelius Wyncoop / New York”. Excellent condition.
Dimensions: H 2 3/4 x D 5 in. Weight: 8 troy ounces. #BV634
Modern sterling silver picture frame, ca 1920. Retailed by Udall & Ballou in New York. Rectangular window in flat surround with rectangular mono plate centrally applied to top rail. With glass, silk lining, and velvet back and hinged easel support. Marked “Udall & Ballou Sterling 10”. Excellent condition.
Dimensions: Frame: H 12 1/4 x W 9 3/8 in. Window: H 10 3/4 x W 7 3/4 in. #BV869
Set of 4 sterling silver mint julep cups. Made by International in Meriden, Conn. Each: Straight and tapering sides, beaded and molded rim and skirted foot. Fully marked including maker’s stamp, phrase “Patrick Henry”, and no. 10325. Very good condition.
Dimensions: H 4 1/8 x D 3 1/4 in. Total weight: 18 troy ounces. #BV864