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All Items : Popular Collectibles : Memorabilia : Black Americana : Pre 1900 item #1197569 (stock #BA850)
Measuring 12.25 inches long x 8 inches in width, this two-sided, 19th century estate document listing all of the worldly goods of LEWIS MATTAIR is de-accessioned from the inventory of the ill-fated Middle Passage Museum (see museum history below). The document is undated but is estimated to be circa 1865-66 based on current research of federal and state archival documents.

This particular estate document is extraordinarily unique and atypical in comparison to other estate documents of this per...

All Items : Popular Collectibles : Memorabilia : Black Americana : Pre 1900 item #1418672 (stock #BNJslaveDoc)
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AN INCREDIBLE AND RARE SLAVE DOCUMENT FROM PERSON COUNTY, NC. This document is an agreement to rent a slave from the George Glen estate and is dated December 26, 1864, just months before the end of the Civil War. The document reads:

“ #168 Twelve months after date, me or either of us promises to pay E M Holt & J W Parker, executors of H Parker, deceased, late guardians of the heirs of George Glen, deceased, the sum of $100, of the same being for the [heir?] of a Negro $65 by th...
Rarely encountered Japanese pencil-signed limited edition sosaku hanga woodblock print by Tokuriki Tomikichiro (1902-2000) titled “Loquat Tree” dating circa 1950. The white title is set against the cobalt blue background at the upper right. The print is pencil signed "T. Tokuriki" and numbered 11/200 at the bottom. Narrow format print measuring 16” x 7” (paper); image: 15” x 4 7/8.” Very good color and overall condition with large margins. Two tiny paper hinges are at the top ba...
Japanese limited edition sosaku hanga woodblock print known as "Zen Garden of Shisendo Temple, Kyoto” by Shiro Kasamatsu (1898-1991) dated 1960. The print is signed in black and with the red artist’s seal at the lower right corner of the image. The bottom margin holds the kanji title, date, and penciled edition number B5/100 to the left of a red "Shiro hanga" seal. Visible paper size: 15 3/8" x 10 1/4" (frame: 28" x 19 3/4"). Well framed with a pale gray fabric mat and silvered moulding....
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Furniture : Pre 1910 item #1430198 (stock #3A126C)
Japanese Mizuya, one(1) piece Kitchen cabinet, Meiji period, 1880-1900, 68" high, 33" wide(top and bottom moldings are 5" wider), 15" deep, Persimmon wood drawer front with Copper handles on all drawers, all inlaid Persimmon wood arrows indicate the top up direction, two(2) frosted glass sliding doors above the metal mesh screen doors (one carving section is missing), stylish wooden display shelves are inside the sliding glass doors, constructed with side moldings on both sides. This small styl...
All Items : Vintage Arts : Decorative Art : Glass : American : Art Glass : Pre 1930 item #1443628 (stock #PB080037)
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$100.00
An unsigned Steuben Verre de Soie vase in a low key elemental shape. The unsigned iridescent vase is shape 2145 and is 5 1/2 inches tall. The diameter is 7 inches. The base has a polished pontil and the top has a rolled rim. There is no damage on this vase.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Korean : Ceramics : Pre 1900 item #1443566 (stock #1465)
19th Century Korean Pure White Porcelain Bottle of elegant form and with the blue drip glaze desired by collectors. The mouth has been professionally repaired. Height 10. 75 inches, 27.5 cm.
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Korean : Paintings : Pre 1970 item #1443565 (stock #1464)
Rare Calligraphy on Wood Plaque by Korea's Last Princess, Yi Bang Ja. It reads, "Clean Wind" and was created in 1968. It is the only calligraphy on wood by Princess Yi bang Ja that we have ever seen offered for sale. It has a traditional Korean hook for hanging. A beautiful piece of Korean history created by the last member of the royal household to reside in Korea's royal palace. Princess Yi Bangja is much beloved by the Korean people. She devoted her entire life to the education of mentally an...
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Korean : Paintings : Pre 1980 item #1443563 (stock #1463)
Rare Calligraphy by the Last Korean Princess, Yi Bangja (1901 - 1989) with the character "Hwa" meaning "Peace". The inscription on the back reads that this was one of Mr. Kim's favorite pieces from his collection, and he has presented it as a gift to Mr. Choi in appreciation for the tea they have enjoyed together over many years. A beautiful piece of Korean history created by the last member of the royal household to reside in Korea's royal palace. Princess Yi Bangja is much beloved by the Korea...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Korean : Pre 1910 item #1443561 (stock #1462)
Calligraphy created in 1909 by Korea's Most Famous Calligrapher, O Se Chang aka Wichang (1864 - 1953). Not only is O Se Chang the most renowned calligrapher in Korean history, his books on calligraphy have become the definitive texts on the subject. He is famous for his works in seal script. This piece is a fine example of his calligraphy in ancient seal script in double column. This is the style of his work that collectors desire most. 53 x 12 inches, 134 x 30 cm. Mounted on poster board. O Se ...
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Korean : Textiles : Pre 1970 item #1443339 (stock #1576)
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$550.00


BOJAGI

Traditional folk Korean patchwork hemp textile made from scrap fabrics (as white cloth with beige and brown patch pieces) called Bojagi (Pojagi), mid-late 20th century, approx. 108 x 108cm (42.51 x 42.51in), embodies the lifestyle and the story of the people who take good care of their possessions. The more detailed parts, the more valued, like this piece. Stiff material, and would be more beautiful to shine light through. Some expected slight frays ...
All Items : Fine Art : Sculpture : Pre 2000 item #1443338 (stock #05325)
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$450.00


FOREST GLASS

Modern reproduction of German Wald glass originally made at the studio in forest in 16th century. approx. H 23 x D 10cm (9.05 x 3.93in)


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All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Folk Art : Pre 1920 item #1443314 (stock #12232)
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$350.00


OGASAWARA SCHOOL ORIGATA SAMPLES

Wide range of various handmade samples of traditional Japanese folk 'origata' (decorative folding papers for 'noshi' gift wrapping paper for congratulatory life events) handed down exclusively through Ogasawara school (ref. https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ogasawara-ry%C5%AB). Meiji period (1868-1912), Japan. Expected aged deterioration as is. Paper bag: approx. 20 x 12.5cm (7.87 x 4.92in)


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J S Antiques
$118.25
Tiffin Glass Company made this perfume and stopper. There are no chips or cracks in the glass. Thanks for looking.
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Wood : Pre 1950 item #1443260 (stock #05324)
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$250.00


ROBE

Abstractive incomplete remains of the robe part (as a rare remains between right shoulder and knee) of wood carving Kannon Bosatsu (Kannon Bodhisattva) statue. Showa period, early 20th century, Japan. approx. 18 x 5 x 2cm (7.08 x 1.96 x 0.78in)


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All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Folk Art : Pre 1900 item #1443230 (stock #12231)
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$200.00


CUTOUTS

Six pieces of Japanese paper cutting art called 'kirie' wrapped in the paper folded, with the date of 'Kaei 5' (1852 in Edo period) and unidentified poem. Paper bag: approx. 21.5 x 12.5cm (8.46 x 4.92in)


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All Items : Antiques : Instruments and Implements : Timepieces : Pocket Watches : Pre 1900 item #1443207 (stock #3048)
Watch Company
$1,150.00
INDEPENDENT WATCH CO. Fredonia, New York Circa: 1875-1881 The California Watch Company was idle for two years before it was purchased by brothers E. W. Howard and C.M. Howard. They had been selling watches by mail for some time and started engraving the Howard Bros. name on them and using American-made watches. Their chief supply came from Hampden Watch Co. Illinois w. CO U.S. WATCH Co. of Marion. The brothers formed the Independent Watch Co. in 1880, but it was not a watch factory in the...
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Wood : Pre 1970 item #1443143 (stock #05322)
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$300.00


JAPANESE SWEETS MOLDS 17pc.

Wooden tools of Japanese sweets artisan called 'oshibo' (lit. push-stick). Showa period, mid 20th century. Long: approx. 15cm (5.90in), Short: approx. 10cm (3.93in)


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