Proficient carved piece of jade. The theme of the carving: two long life birds in a bamboo forest. In perfect condition. Height 6 cm.
Beautiful carved piece of jade. The theme of the carving: two crane or long life birds building a nest. Height 6 cm. In excellent condition.
Japanese framed woodblock print by esteemed artist and forerunner to the sosaku-hanga movement Jun/Junichiro Sekino (1914-1988). The subject is a young woman sitting in a red chair, embracing a swan. The forms and colors he uses are pleasing to the eye in the way they compliment each other. Signature in bottom.
Size: (entire frame) 53.25" height, 27.25" width (artwork only) 24" height, 18.5" width
Qing Dynasty 3 piece blue and white set of ink jars and ink well, nice set with normal wear.
Chinese Han Dynasty pottery ear cup with a heavy corroded green glaze , the cup is in undamaged condition otherwise . Size almost 4" by 31/4" wide
Rare silver-inlaid 'daigou' dragon head belt hook. Stylized animal-form hook with intricate inlays, bronze and silver, China, Han Dynasty (206BC-AD220); unmarked. Dimensions: Approximately 4-1/4"L x 5/8"W
19thc Hindu stone figure of the Monkey God Hanuman,Size H 7.2" by 4.2"
18-19thc Hindu marble temple statue of Brahma, with a wonderful patina and surface erosion . Size H 11.7" by 6.2"
Antique 19thc Hindu white Marble statue of Sarasvati, losses as seen in pictures. Size H 10" by 6"
India Hindu 19th c Orissa lost wax cast bronze peacock oil lamp. Nice working oil lamp in heavy bronze slight loss to tail from use . Size L 7" H 6"
Vintage bronze Hindu Ganesha oil lamp, depicting a multiple armed Ganesha the oil part will hold a tealight candle.H 2.25" by 2.5"
Antique Hindu statue of Lord Ganesha, seated carved in cream colored soapstone , former Temple piece . Size H 11" by 6"
Antique Orissa Region Hindu lost wax bronze oil lamp, tribal design with classic braided wax work handle, size L 6.25"
17-18thc Hindu marble temple statue of Brahma, well worn with a wonderful patina and surface erosion attesting to its age and use.
Size H 9" by 5"
A heavy hammered copper box with domed top, fitted wood interior and applied (overlaid and inlaid) silver decoration. We understand that the Arabic inscription is descriptive of the box's function (for holding cigarettes).
This item was made in Egypt during the first half of the 20th Century...
19th Century, finely Hand-Carved Netsuke depicting a Large Shishi that is playfully pushing a ball with its left paw stands on a platform right next to a kneeling Karako that appears to be offering a treat to the Lion Dog. Action Figure with powerful form and expression. Stained for effect. The platform is decorated with peonies...
This is a very attractive Vintage Japanese cloisonne vase designed with a contemporary style or deco look. We have never seen another like it. The vase is rather large and is signed Sato. It stands 7 1/2 tall and is 8 1/2 inches wide. It is in excellent condition with only a little pitting on the bottom rim. This is probably the finest cloisonne example we have seen produced from this company.
Antique steatite Luohan, China, the seated figure of Luohan holding a bo in both hands while meditating, finely incised floral scroll patterns to his robes, ht. 5 in.
Antique Chinese steatite stone figure of a seated Lohan or Buddha with incised decoration on stand, soapstone, China; unsigned. Dimensions: Figure 4-1/8"H x 3-1/2"W x 2-1/8"D; stand 4-1/8"L x 2-7/8"W x 3/4"H
16th-18th century India Hindu Sandstone Temple fragment of Vishnu, the head over life size with remaining pigment of red and white, losses . Now mounted on an acrylic base , a great statement piece for a room. Size head only H 17" W 15" D 12" overall height 25.5" weight 50 pounds, this piece will be packed and shipped by the UPS store at cost.
Qing Dynasty Cobalt Blue Peking glass vase, undamaged unsigned, size H 10.5 by W 7"
18th-19thc Burmese Shan 3 piece gold Lacquer Temple offering bowl on stand, the lid and base made of bound bamboo with red lacquer gold leaf mirror and glass gems and the most wonderful lacquer sculpted figures on the sides of the metal center bowl the lid with an inscription . Size H 11" W 9.5"
Chinese Han Dynasty 206 BC to 220 AD pottery jar in Green glaze. Very well potted in a beautiful lead green glaze , the glaze with a wonderful iridescent sheen.Size H 5.5" by 6.5" wide
Thailand Haripunjaya Kingdom 9-13th c Stucco face fragment of Mara. This piece displays heavy Khmer influence . Stucco fragment from the facade of a temple. Size Size 8" by 9" by 14" overall height
Vintage Indian sitar shaped silver table box.The box has two compartments. The body is hand chased in a floral and vine patterns and very well done some slight bends to the hinges and no marks. This piece came from an estate of a Bollywood star living in California . Size L 21" W 5.5" H 6" weight on a regular scale 3.8 pounds This piece is not marked as to silver content but tests at 70% silver content.
19thc Hindu black and white marble temple Shiva lingam Yoni . Size H 6" w 10" weight 12 pounds, mortar from altar top mounting and losses as seen in the pictures.
18th C Hindu marble deity figure possibly Devi, done in a provincial style . This piece would have come from a village shrine cold paint colors some losses with age. Size 11.5" by 5"
late 19th c Hindu statue of Krishna, carved in white marble with colors , losses as seen.
Size 15" by 4.5"
18-19thc Hindu marble temple statue of Brahma, carved in white marble. Size H 12" by 7.5"
19th c Hindu seatite carved stone altar statue of Ganesha , wonderful almost deco styled seated ganesha . The stone is soft and cream colored some losses as seen in pictures.
Size 10" by 6"
17-18thc Hindu marble temple statue of Brahma, carved in white marble with traces or mortar from being mounted to an altar top . Size H 8.5" by 5"
Antique Hindu white marble statue of Shiva , 19th c Temple art. Size H 14.5 by 7.5"
18-19thc Hindu marble temple statue of Brahma, carved in white marble. Size H 11.2" by 6.7"
Indian Hindu 18-19thc grey marble sculpture of a shiva lingam , this piece was temple used with impacted sand debris from centuries of use the tan material can be removed to reveal the wonderful eroded yoni surface . A bit of information of this type of sculpture. For a sincere devotee, the Lingam is not merely a block of stone. It is all-radiant - talks to him, raises him above body-consciousness, and helps to communicate with the Lord. Lord Rama worshiped the Shiva Linga at Rameshwaram...
A beautiful Hagi-yaki chawan done by well-known artist Kaneda Keien (1949-). Keien is an 8th generation potter who has been producing works for over 40 years and is the winner of several awards for excellence. A distinctive feature of his works is that they utilize an iron-rich soil collected on the island of Mishima in the Sea of Japan...
This is Kazri-Mino of an vintage folk handicraft used in the Tohoku district. This is made of the epidermis of the tree of Shina and the seaweed which were completely dried.
As for this, the decoration around the neck is made in Koyori-Paper. This is an item of the 20th century. This does not have stain damage. Size 127cm x 44cm (50 "x 17.3")
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Hand carved natural jadeite carving depicting Jingping Kwan-Yin in sitting position. Dimensions: Measurements are; 115 x 67 x 25 mm or 4.53 x 2.64 x 0.95 inches with total weight o 0.50 lbs/228 grams, no condition concerns. Introduction. Jadeite generally occurs in metamorphic rocks with a higher-pressure origin and is made of interlocking, blocky, granular crystal. The hardness of the Jadeite is usually between 6.5 to 7. The density of the Jadeite is between 3.25 to 3.36...
Vintage Japanese wedding kimono embroidered in gold and white flying cranes set against a brilliant red floral background. Mid-20th century. Very good overall condition. Measures about 6' in length by about 4' across. From a Casa Grande, Arizona collection.
A unique and unusual viewing stone/Suiseki standing on a small rosewood base. H 16 cm. W. 14,4 cm.
Sung-Ming Dynasty Guanyin head from a life size Temple statue, rare piece from the Ping yao region . The head made of stucco mud earth over a straw core with cold paint pigments . Size H 14" W12" overall H 18". Due to weight and stability this piece will be packed by the UPS store.
Chinese Han Dynasty 206 BC to 220 AD pottery Ding vessel , well potted in grey terracotta with traces of paint remaining and slight root marks. No damage or restoration, size 8" by 8"
Chinese Han Dynasty 206 BC to 220 AD pottery Hu vase with lid, some pain traces remain , size 7.5" by 17"
CHINESE HAN DYNASTY 2pc BRONZE XIAN STEAMER
Has two ring handles to each part but stuck together. Measures 8.5" height x 10" diameter , heavy incrustation and losses as seen. Nice display piece
Chinese Warring States bronze Hu vase with beautiful azurite and malachite colored incrustation with elaborate patterns showing through, heavy burial wear and loss. Red inscription on interior bottom. A very worn piece but quite lovely.Size 12" by 8"
Antique Chinese pottery Tomb tile of a sage or Lohan possibly Jin Dynasty , large and heavy with most of its original paint. Size 19" by 12" 25 pounds, requires packing by the UPS store .
Warring States Bronze ax Spear Head with bird and inscription Circa: 475 BC to 221 BC. Size approximately 9" heavy incrustation
Chinese Warring States Bronze Spear Head. The blade of the spear head features an openwork motif that is both decorative as well as functional, since it decreases the weight of the bronze. Heavy encrustation with a slight visible inscription . Size approximately 9"
Eastern Han dynasty (25 CE-220 CE) bronze mirror with four birds design, for a matching piece see Honolulu Museum of art.
Size almost 4" diameter.
Ancient Chinese Possibly Han Dynasty blown glass zodiac bearded snake , blown in multiple colors of glass with surface calcification and slight iridescent decay. Collected in the 90s. Slight chip to end of tail.Size 1.5" H by 2" wide
Ancient Chinese blown glass zodiac Tiger possibly Han Dynasty , from a partial set we gathered in the 90s, this figure has a calcified and iridescent surface . Condition is good with no chips or damage other than calcification. Size just over 3" long 1 3/4" H
Sui-Tang 6th-10thc Dynasty straw glazed pottery tomb figure of an attendant wearing a hooded robe , Size H 7.5" by 2.5"
Chinese Ming Dynasty green glazed burial figure of an attendant holding a wine pot . Size 8" by 3"