Very nice large Benjarong Siamese Porcelain Stem Plate depicting Thepanom Angels and Kinaree mythological Figures. Excellent condition, no hairlines, cracks nor repairs. Size: H. 3.5" (9 cm.) x 9.5" (24 cm.) top diameter x 5.5" (14 cm.) bottom diameter
Attractive Sino-Siamese Benjarong Porcelain Jar with original cover depicting Thepanom Angels and mythological Kinarees. Good condition , no cracks, hairlines nor repairs. Size: H. 6.5" (16.5 cm.) x 5.5" (13.5 cm.) top diameter.
A long and narrow original Chinese painting depicting a refined and contemplating Court Lady under a tree in a rock garden. The painting shows climatic wear on the extreme left side. It has a true seal/signature. Size: H. 39" (99 cm.) x W. 9" (23 cm.)
Exquisite and very rare 19th Century European genuine Ivory Pocket or Travel toothpick case. Finely inlaid with silver including dot decor, engraving plate, opening button and hinge. The case does not contain a toothpick. Condition good, except the small mirror inside the case was broken over the years, but could be replaced. Size: L. 8 cm. x W. 1.5 cm x H. 1.00 cm. A real collector's find!!!
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Porcelain : Pre 1700 item #1098519 (stock #RCE)
Unusual KANGXI (1662-1722) hand painted blue and white porcelain plate depicting 4 geese (2 in a pond, 2 flying) with plants and insects. The border has 6 flower medallions and a coin pattern. The back side of the plate also has some decor as well as a double Kangxi circle and a mirror symbol inside. Condition: good overall, some inconsequential rim chips/fritting and hairline on the back side. Size: 8 3/4" (21.5 cm.) diameter.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Southeast Asian : Hardstones : Pre AD 1000 item #1102383
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A naturally white banded and tapered caramel-brown agate Dzi Tibetan bead, most likely originally made in India or Central Asia, BC 700 to 200 AD and traded across the Continent. The middle part of the bead is thicker than the tapered ends which gives them a graceful curve. An unobstructed hole runs through the center of this lovely bead. These rare striped beads were considered magical in ancient and present times. Good condition. Size: L. 1.9 cm x 0.4 cm diameter.
A very finely worked pierced French Silver Sugar Sifter with an octagonal bowl. L. 7 1/4", bowl W. 2 3/4". Very good condition. Weight 60 gr. with markings, 19 th Century.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Southeast Asian : Metalwork : Pre 1900 item #1120509 (stock #UAE)
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Attractive genuine bronze elephant bell with relief design on both sides and with a clapper inside for a distinct, loud and sonorous sound when in motion. Good condition. Size: W. 10 cm. x H. 8 cm. Comes with an attractive custom made stand! Origin: Burma. We have numerous other bells in different sizes/designs in stock. Please inquire.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Southeast Asian : Metalwork : Pre 1900 item #1120514 (stock #UQE)
Attractive and genuine bronze Elephant Bell with relief design on both sides and a clapper inside for a distinct, loud and sonorous sound when in motion. Good condition. Size: W. 10 cm. x H. 9 cm. Comes with an attractive custom made stand! We have numerous other such bells in different sizes/designs in stock. Please inquire.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Pottery : Pre 1492 item #1122690 (stock #EAE)
LIAO Dynasty Terracotta Buddhist Votive Plaque/Amulet, China AD. 907-1125, with very fine details. Nicely mounted on wooden base. Originates from a group of varied tablet sizes that were excavated, most likely from the foundations of an ancient Buddhist temple, placed there to ensure success and prosperity. Condition: good, inconsequential hairline/chip, no restoration. Size: 2.5" (6cm.)
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Southeast Asian : Sculpture : Pre 1900 item #1125151 (stock #TRUE)
Fine Crowned Bronze Mandalay Buddha in Royal Attire with polychrome inlays and one Red Cabochon Gem in the center of his forehead. Good condition, Size: H. 6" x L. 4" x D. 2.75" (15.2 cm x 10.2 cm x 7 cm.), Origin: Burma, late 19th Century. Unusual piece!
Very fine and rare KUSHAN terracotta votive tablet, 2-4th Century AD., depicting a serene seated Buddha with well defined features, crescent shaped hair topped by a raised ushnisha and a clear urna between the eyebrows. The head is surrounded by an aura/halo and his left hand is touching/reaching for a small vessel. The Buddha is clad in beautiful flowing robes. Hellenistic-Greek influenced modeling. Very good condition, no restorations or repairs. Size: 6.5 cm x 4.5 cm. Very rare item!
A very fine pair of silver alloy OPIUM tools. A spoon for forming opium balls and a scraper for kneading and forming opium. The handles are made of Zitan black wood, the mixed metal has a high silver content. A collector's set! Good condition. 19th Century, China.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Metalwork : Pre 1900 item #1154207 (stock #QE-RRE)
A very fine Silver/Paktong Opium Needle finished in nice detail. There is a figure on top of the needle depicting a mouse feeding on grain which is a Chinese symbol of a bountiful harvest. 19th Century, China. Length: 6.5" (16.5 cm.). Good condition.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Metalwork : Pre 1900 item #1154210 (stock #IE-EEK)
A unique alloy metal QING Opium Box. The box is of double construction, the outside one sliding off to reveal the hidden inside container with an erotic scene. Excellent craftsmanship with a lion protruding at the top through an exact cutout when the 2 boxes are closed/together. Good condition. Obviously a rare collector's piece! 19th Century, China.
Rare and very unusual QING Dynasty earthenware OPIUM Pipe Damper in the shape of a crab, 19th Century, L. 8 cm., fine condition, China
Rare and unusual QING Dynasty earthenware OPIUM PIPE DAMPER in the shape of a Turtle. Good condition, L. 7 cm. with Chinese Markings on base, 19th Century, China
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Metalwork : Pre 1900 item #1166386 (stock #RIK-EUE)
A quality octagonal Chinese paktong QING OPIUM LAMP with wick, original glass globe and detailed polychrome enamel panels. Good condition overall, original glass has 1 fissure. Size: H. 8.5 cm x 6cm base