Kevin's Fine Oriental Art
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Scholar Art : Pre 1900 item #1363133 (stock #CW288)
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A very fine and superb 19th century antique Chinese scholar’s amethyst brush-rest, the translucent stone beautifully carved in the round with a cluster of “ruyi” fungus, raised on a perfectly-fitted, most likely original, antique hardwood stand with finely carved and pierced “ruyi” and vine motif.

DATE : Chinese, Qing Dynasty, circa 19th century.

MARK : no mark or signature.

SIZE : approximately 3 1/8” (8 cm) high on wood stand; about 4 1/2” (11.5 cm) ...

All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Scholar Art : Pre 1800 item #1120475 (stock #CW156)
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A fine 18th century antique Chinese bronze tripod incense burner with carved wood stand, of small size, the bronze vessel finely cast in archaistic "Ding" form, the circular body cast in low relief with three panels of "Taotie" masks on key-fret ground separated by raised vertical flanges, the top rim flanked by a pair of vertical looped handles, supported on three cylindrical legs, the metal of deep chocolate-brown with attractive reddish hue to some areas...