All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Snuff Bottles : Pre 1930 item #1410499 (stock #gy5954)
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1930's Chinese Famille Rose Snuff Bottle "Zhong Kui" 鍾馗

It is 2.95 inches (7.5 cm) tall by 2 inches (5.3 cm) wide. It is 60 gram.

It has inclusions at the stopper and surface scratches and wears at the bottle (as seen in the photos).

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All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1950 item #1410489 (stock #13193)
Cotton futonji with shibori. The ground cloth has printed red and yellow stripes and shibori was done later. In good condition but has some light stains. It is two long cloth sewn together (20cm & 85cm width) The first half of the 20th century. 105cm x 180cm
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Paintings : Pre 1930 item #1410488 (stock #F005)
The Kura
$700.00
A family of rabbits lie peacefully, their fluffy bodies illuminated by the full Autumn-moon rising over the horizon, pigment on silk with cloth border featuring bone rollers enclosed in the original signed wooden box dated Spring 1927. The scroll is 26 inches by 7 feet (66.5 x 214 cm) and is in overall excellent condition, with minor marks typical of age and handling.
Hotta Shuso (1894-1954) lived and worked in the scenic lakeside town of Suwa in Nagano prefecture...
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Metalwork : Pre 1950 item #1410479 (stock #MOR5283)
The Kura
$1,700.00
A fabulous hand formed bronze vase with Uchidashi Namazu (hammer-formed catfish) breaking the surface of the water, the grinning bulbous head on one side, the tale swishing out opposite. It has a solid silver rim and gold eyes. Beneath the dark patination lies a deep golden glow. Everything about this is absolute quality. It is 8 inches (20.5 cm) tall and in excellent condition dating from the first half of the 20th century.
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Woodblock Prints : Pre 1970 item #1410442 (stock #Koitsu508)
Tsuchiya Koitsu (1870 - 1949)
Lake Kawaguchi
Date: 1933.
Size: Oban. Approximately 15.5 x 10.5 inches.
Publisher: Doi Hangaten.
Carver: Harada. Printer: Yokoi.
Signed by the artist and sealed with "Shin" seal.
This seal combination indicates an early postwar edition.
Reference: TK-DH-6.
Medium: Japanese woodblock print.
Condition: Excellent.
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Pre 1960 item #1410408 (stock #MOR5282)
The Kura
$1,200.00
Like the colorful back of some sea creature white dots rise in concentric lines up to the undulating fluted rim of this exceptional glass bowl by Iwata Toshichi enclosed in the original signed and heavily padded wooden box titled Kaki, Kaichu no En (Flower Receptacle, Garden in the Sea) dating from the 1940s to 50s. The colors are so very much of that era, and yet the design is timeless. It is roughly 10 inches (25 m) diameter and in excellent condition...
All Items : Vintage Arts : Decorative Art : Metals : Silver : Sterling : Pre 1940 item #1410390 (stock #BS243)
George V crystal perfume. Made by Adie Brothers in Birmingham in 1930. Curved and faceted sides with alternating pendant flowers and berry branch. Short neck in gilt sterling silver collar engraved with 3-letter monogram. Cover same and shaped with yellow enamel guilloche top with scallop shell on scaly ground. Stopper has long dagger plug. A pretty bottle in the enduringly popular Edwardian style. Fully marked. Very good condition.

Dimensions: H 4 5/8 x W 2 3/4 x D 2 3/4 in. #BS243 & BS244

All Items : Vintage Arts : Decorative Art : Metals : Silver : Sterling : Pre 1930 item #1410389 (stock #BS819)
Edwardian sterling silver ice bucket. Made by Gorham in Providence in 1923. Round with straight gently tapering sides and 4 ball supports. Ball-mounted swing bracket side handles. Colonnade inset with open scrollwork. Two vase-form frames (vacant). Detachable clear glass liner with star cut to underside. Fully marked including no. 22A and date symbol. Very good condition.

Dimensions: H 3 3/4 x D 6 3/8 in. Weight (silver only): 7.7 troy ounces. #BS819

All Items : Vintage Arts : Decorative Art : Metals : Silver : Sterling : Pre 1960 item #1410387 (stock #BR340)
American Midcentury Modern sterling silver baby cup. Made by Towle in Newburyport, Mass. Drum form with gently flared rim and thick c-scroll handle. Lots of room for engraving. Fully marked and numbered 7871. Good condition with a couple minor handle dents.

Dimensions: H 2 1/2 x W 3 1/2 x D 2 3/8 in. Weight: 3.4 troy ounces. #BR340

All Items : Vintage Arts : Decorative Art : Metals : Silver : Sterling : Pre 1970 item #1410386 (stock #BS733)
Georgian-style sterling silver tray. Made by Tiffany & Co. in New York. Ovalish with molded and curvilinear piecrust rim. A great piece in the traditional style in a hard-to-find shape. Hallmark includes postwar pattern no. 25119. Very good condition.

Dimensions: H 5/8 x W 16 1/4 x D 12 3/4 in. Heavy weight: 41.5 troy ounces. #BS733

All Items : Vintage Arts : Decorative Art : Metals : Silver : Sterling : Pre 1940 item #1410383 (stock #BS796)
Georgian sterling silver serving tray. Made by Birks in Canada in 1931. Round with curvilinear piecrust rim. Well has engraved leafy wreath (vacant). Traditional with nice heft. Fully marked including maker’s stamp, no. 63/9, and date letter. Very good condition.

Dimensions: H 1/2 x D 12 in. Heavy weight: 25 troy ounces. #BS796

All Items : Vintage Arts : Decorative Art : Metals : Silver : Sterling : Pre 1980 item #1410378 (stock #BS822)
American Modern sterling silver box. Rectangular with straight sides and flat hinged cover. Applied tooled wavy rims. Box interior cedar lined and partitioned. Fully marked with Schroth stamp and phrase “Hand Made / Sterling”. Schroth was a New Jersey maker and retailer active in New Jersey beginning in mid-1960s. Very good condition.

Dimensions: H 1 1/2 x W 7 7/8 x D 4 1/8 in. Gross weight: 17.5 troy ounces. #BS822

All Items : Vintage Arts : Decorative Art : Metals : Silver : Sterling : Pre 1970 item #1410376
Cherub Antiques Gallery
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Whimsical silver jigger with enamel stoplights to direct you. Green-Go, Yellow-Caution, Red-Stop. Made in Rhode Island by the Alvin Silver Co. circa 1960's. 2 1/2" H.
All Items : Vintage Arts : Decorative Art : Metals : Silver : Plate : Pre 1940 item #1410375
Individual size cocktail shaker designed for that one perfect cocktail. Cockerel design top also serves as a drinking cup. Interior fitted with a side pour strainer. Made by Napier in Connecticut circa 1930's. Dimensions: 6 1/4" H. ***Long established a a leading specialist in finest quality Art Deco era cocktail shakers - from classic to figural forms - Over 75 examples in our stock at all times - Many not listed on our site.***
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Furniture : Pre 1970 item #1410369 (stock #15C16)
Kiku Imports
$1,150.00
his is a vintage Japanese 3 section stacking Kimono chest called Isho Tansu. It was constructed entirely of Paulownia wood (Japanese Kirinoki). Designed for storage functionality with a minimalist natural wood grain beauty, it uses nearly every inch of usable interior space. It measures that 69.63 " tall, 37.25 " wide, 18.13 " deep. Paulownia was the desired wood for the construction of tansu such as these...
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Furniture : Pre 1980 item #1410366 (stock #15C17)
Kiku Imports
$850.00
This is an authentic Japanese Okimizuya tansu. It is a chest specifically used in Chado (the art of Tea Ceremony) for the preparation as well as the conclusion of the ceremony. It measures that 53.3 " tall, 33.5 " wide, 15.25 " deep. It was made of Japanese Cypress wood (known as Hinoki) as well as plywood. Behind the sliding doors hides a spacious interior where the tea accoutrements would be stored...