All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Ceramics : Chinese Export : Pre 1900 item #1098507 (stock #RUE)
Chinese export QING blue and white porcelain plate with 4 character QIANLONG mark, but more likely to be a 19th Century Guangxu (1875-1908). This fine plate is very diverse in it's motif as it depicts a charming mansion/pavillion with extensive architectural details and inhabitants. The land and seascape is detailed with a man holding an open umbrella crossing a bridge, a fishing boat, trees, flying birds and a pagoda in the horizon. The border of the plate has 4 magnificent dragons chasing the...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Enamel : Pre 1920 item #1098173 (stock #TDKK-CEK)
A rare and very attractive Chinese seated Cloisonne Elephant which can be secretly used as a jar (perfect safe/hiding place for valuables!) 19th Century, very striking designs and unusual colors. Excellent workmanship. Condition: overall good. The head and ears are removable and the elephant can be ingeniously used as a jar with a lid, which is extremely rare, please see photographs (the lid can be put on the jar rim prior to mounting the head and ears to conceal the lid completely from view!)Si...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Porcelain : Pre 1700 item #1098159 (stock #TUKK)
A superior example of a Ming Dynasty blue and white Swatow porcelain plate which dates from the Wanli Reign (1573 - 1619). It has a thick crackled glaze and the center medallion is hand painted with a rare crossed double phoenix motif (male and female) and nicely surrounded by foliage, a large peony and other flowers. This stunning ensemble is surrounded by 5 very attractive border panels. As this is a shipwreck dish there is no question as to it's authenticity. This fine specimen has some sand/...
A very nice and rare KANGXI Blue and White Porcelain Bird Feeder or Drinking Well. Finely hand painted with a charming landscape depicting houses, trees and mountains. Very good condition, no cracks, chips, hairlines or restorations. Size: H. 6 cm. x W. 7 cm. x D. 6 cm.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Americas : Pre Columbian : Sculpture : Pre AD 1000 item #1097994
A well preserved CHOLULA Mexican Figural Terracotta Head of a God/Deity mounted. AD. 600-900, Mexico. Good condition. Size" H. 6 cm. x W. 5 cm. We also have a striking Cholula Terracotta head of Jaguar on this website, item # 1097992
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Americas : Pre Columbian : Sculpture : Pre AD 1000 item #1097992
Rare and beautiful Cholula Mexican archaeological mounted head of Jaguar (Puma or Panther?), hollow terracotta with traces of orange pigment. Very good condition, no cracks nor restorations. Size: D. 5 cm. x H. 4 cm. x W. 5 cm. Cholula is the name of an archaeological site in Puebla-Tlaxcala Valley, Mexico. Cholula reached it's height during the Late Classic Period AD. 600-900, but was inhabited as of 1000 B.C. We are also offering a Cholula Figural Head of God/Deity on this website (item# 109...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Porcelain : Pre 1800 item #1097974 (stock #ARE)
A perfectly matching pair of Chinese QIANLONG blue & white hand painted tea bowls with scalloped edges. The exterior depicts chrysanthemum and prunus flowers, whereas the inside of the bowl has a single flower in the well and a fine diaper border around the rim. Condition: both have rim frits, one bowl has a nick on the rim while the other has a minor firing crack between the chrysanthemum and the prunus blossoms. Size: 3" (7.5 cm.) diameter x H. 1 3/4" (4.2 cm.). Difficult to find a matching ...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Porcelain : Pre 1800 item #1097973 (stock #TRE)
A most delicate hand painted KANGXI (1662-1722)octagonal blue and white porcelain wine or liquor cup. The exterior of the cup has 8 panels with delicately rendered flower motifs, whereas the center medallion depicts a charming scene with pagodas, trees and a seascape. Condition: very good, no chips, cracks, hairlines nor restorations. Size: 2 1/2" (6 cm,) diameter x H, 1 1/2" (3.5 cm.)
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Porcelain : Pre 1800 item #1097887 (stock #QAK)
3 Perfectly matching octogonal blue and white Chinese KANGXI or YONGZHENG Period wine or liquor cups. Early 18th Century. All 3 have a central medallion with an open lotus flower and scroll. The outside is equally decorated with delicately hand painted lotus scroll work and flowers. The rims have a nice diaper border. Condition: very good, no chips, hairlines nor restorations. Size: 2 3/4" ( 7cm.) diameter x H. 1 3/4" (4.5 cm.). Very rare to find 3 matching pieces!
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Porcelain : Pre 1800 item #1097856 (stock #RRE)
Early 18th Century, KANGXI to YONGZHEN Period Blue and White Octagonal Porcelain Wine Cup and matching Saucer hand painted in blue under glaze with scrolls and lotus flowers. Both the cup and saucer have a pretty flower center medallion and the rims are decorated with a diaper border. Condition nice, saucer has flea bites/one filled rim chip (could be professionally perfected), otherwise no hairlines or restorations. Size: Saucer 4" (10 cm.) diameter, Cup 2 1/4" (5.75 cm.) diameter.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Porcelain : Pre 1800 item #1097855 (stock #TQK)
Kangxi Period (1662-1722) Chinese Blue and White Porcelain tea or liquor cup depicting slender ladies dancing "Long Elizas". Size: 6 cm. diameter x H. 3.5 cm. Nice condition, high resonance when tapped, tiny rim chips (flea bites), otherwise no hairlines, cracks or repairs.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Porcelain : Pre 1900 item #1097569 (stock #SIV)
QING Dynasty round polychrome porcelain box with cover and mark on base. Condition: good, no cracks, hairlines or restorations. Size: 3" (7,5 cm.) diameter x H. 2" (5 cm.)
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Porcelain : Pre 1800 item #1096983 (stock #RRE)
A delicate and finely hand painted Chinese export Famille Rose porcelain tea bowl of ogee shape. Qianlong period (ca. 1780). Top rim decor is blue under glaze with a tiny colored flower in the center of the tea bowl and the outside has famille rose enamels depicting a fawn/deer and delicate pastel flowers with branches. Size: 3" (7.4 cm.) x H. 1 3/4" (4.3 cm.) Condition: good with some minor rim frits.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Porcelain : Pre 1700 item #1096976 (stock #DCE)
A very fine Chinese KANGXI (1662-1722) Blue & White Plate. Hand painted center medallion depicting a garden with plants and a fence. The border panels show a motif of flowering branches and the back has flower sprigs. This plate is marked with a double circle and hua which symbolizes righteousness. Size: 8 1/4" (21 cm.) diameter.
A very nice European Silver Cosmetic Box with perfectly fitting lid (vermeil inside). Base and cover have 800 stamp and hallmark. Condition: good and nice weight. Top has raised/stylized initials VB. Size: H. 9 cm. x 8.5 cm. top diameter x 7.5 cm. bottom diameter.
SOLD, Thank you
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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!!!
Nicely painted Cobalt QING Blue & White Porcelain Stem Plate, 19th Century. Difficult to find. Condition: overall good, but has nicks to the outside rim and one chip which can be restored. Size: 12 cm. top diameter x 7 cm. bottom diameter X H. 5 cm.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Porcelain : Pre 1900 item #1095348 (stock #MM-25)
19th Century QING Blue & White Porcelain Sweet Meat Dish. Condition: good, no cracks, hairlines, chips nor restorations. Size: 10 cm. x 7.5 cm. x 4 cm.