Antique Asian Works of Art from Ancient East
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Metalwork : Pre 1920 item #1418151 (stock #JO55)
Ancient East
$265
DESCRIPTION: An attractive oval brass box, the hinged lid decorated with a carved carnelian stone at the center with raised brass leaves on either side. Signed at the interior lid, such a box might have been used for snuff, jewelry, cosmetics or medicines. This attractive little box is in excellent condition and dates from the first quarter of the 20th C. DIMENSIONS: 2 ¼” long (5.7 cm) x 1 1/8” wide (2.9 cm) x 1” high (2.5 cm).
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Metalwork : Pre 1950 item #1417588 (stock #BB169)
Ancient East
$295
DESCRIPTION: A Japanese cast iron tsuridourou lantern, 20th century, made in pagoda form with five cast segments. Good condition with expected light rust. DIMENSIONS: 9" diameter, 14 1/2" tall.
All Items : Antiques : Furnishings : Architectural : Exterior : Pre 1900 item #1417120 (stock #W-ARCH38)
Ancient East
$4,580
DESCRIPTION: An ornate pair of antique hand wrought and polychromed arched iron panels from a New Orleans estate. The workmanship on this pair is exquisite with a three-dimensional quality to the leafy vines and flowers. Both sides are equally crafted with double leaves and flowers so that there is no true front or back to each arched form. These could be made into entry gates with very little alteration or arched window guards. Dating from the late 19th C. and in excellent condition with no...
All Items : Antiques : Furnishings : Accessories : Pre 1900 item #1416555 (stock #A-MTL14)
Ancient East
$340
DESCRIPTION: A handsome English hand-hammered copper bucket with sturdy brass bail handle and studded band, in good condition. Late 19th c. This bucket will make an attractive fireplace accessory for holding wood and kindling. DIMENSIONS: 12.5" high x 14" diameter.
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Hardstones : Pre 1950 item #1416508 (stock #JO33)
Ancient East
$295
DESCRIPTION: A Chinese celadon jade pendant, both sides well carved in the form of an archaic mask and strung on a black nylon cord with a round celadon jade bead. Such amulets have a long history in China and would have been worn as a mystical protector against all unseen evil and bad luck. This handsome jade pendant is quite wearable and in excellent condition. DIMENSIONS: 2 ¼” long (5.7 cm)
All Items : Vintage Arts : Furnishings : Garden : Furniture : Pre 1960 item #1416303 (stock #A-CH7)
Ancient East
$1,195
DESCRIPTION: A set of four wrought iron patio armchairs, the arched slatted backs with wide center slat curving gracefully to end in curved arm supports. The seat is also slatted and sits above scrolled cabriole legs. DIMENSIONS: Each 38 ½” High x 21 1/2'” Wide x 22” Deep.
All Items : Vintage Arts : Decorative Art : Metals : Copper : Pre 1940 item #1416259 (stock #A-MTL13)
Ancient East
$345
DESCRIPTION: A handsome English hand-hammered copper coal scuttle with copper handle and brass fittings, in good sturdy condition, perfect for your fireplace hearth for removing ashes. DIMENSIONS: 11" high x 15" wide x 10.25" deep.
All Items : New Century : Furniture : Pre 2000 item #1415970 (stock #A-CH6)
Ancient East
$1,795
DESCRIPTION: A handsome pair of high-back leather arm chairs, reminiscent of old English club or smoking chairs, with well carved wood cabriole legs, nail head trim, and carved wood trim at arms. Light usage. DIMENSIONS: 43" high, seat 17.5” wide x 18.5” deep. A-CH6 $1,795 Pair
All Items : Antiques : Furnishings : Accessories : Pre 1900 item #1415856 (stock #A-MTL12)
Ancient East
$315
DESCRIPTION: A handsome Victorian era (c. 1890) copper coal scuttle with brass handle and hinges, having a built-in copper “pocket” on the top to hold a shovel scoop. These coal scuttles are practical today for removing ashes from your fireplace, and making a warm “hearth and home” statement. This one shows use with scattered small dents and a base repair. DIMENSIONS: 13.5" High x 19.5" long. A-MTL12 $315
All Items : Artists : Metalwork : Pre 1990 item #1410782 (stock #W-FIG36)
Ancient East
$640
DESCRIPTION: An appealing welded iron sculpture of a long-horned bull, crafted of found objects including washer eyes, belt buckle hooves and an old wooden door knob. Artist signed on the base; good condition. DIMENSIONS: 29" high x 25" wide x 6" deep. W-FIG36 $640
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Furniture : Pre 1900 item #1399598 (stock #CCS17)
Ancient East
$1,695
DESCRIPTION: A colorfully painted Tibetan chest with four side drawers having leather strap pulls (two drawers on each side). The chest is painted with green floral panels having red floral borders and is supported by short legs. A carved key fret pattern decorates the neck just below the top. Dating from the 19th C, this chest is in good condition with very minor scuffs to paint. DIMENSIONS: 33” high x 28.5” wide x 18”deep.
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Americas : Latin American : Handiwork : Pre 1950 item #1399437 (stock #W-FIG3)
Ancient East
$1,220
DESCRIPTION: A Mexican carved wood sculpture of an indigenous female, used as a processional “pole puppet” during Mexican festivals. The polychrome decorated figure has articulated arms and legs and a hole running through the waist through which a pole or dowel would be inserted. The pole, when mounted with several puppets, would be used in festival processions, with the bouncing of the pole animating the movements of the figures. This nude figure with bushy eyebrows and hair is covered i...
All Items : Artists : Furniture : Contemporary item #1399253 (stock #A-TBLS2)
Ancient East
$585
DESCRIPTION: Finely hand crafted small console table, perfect for an end table, bedside table, a printer, or anywhere you need a little extra surface space. Painted with green vine stencils and alternating red and light blue dots. Like new condition. DIMENSIONS: 30” high x 24” wide x 13.75” deep.

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All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Trade Arts : Pre 1950 item #1399059 (stock #JO58)
Ancient East
$170
DESCRIPTION: A beautiful octagonal pill (or snuff) box, the top with silver filigree wire work around inset coal stones forming the shape of a five-petal flower. The box itself is silver over copper and on the inside is stamped “Made in China.” Amazingly, the original Frost Bros. retail tag remains on the inside. Frost Brothers was a high-fashion retail store based in San Antonio, Texas, that opened in 1917 and went out of business in 1988. This box dates from C. 1920 to 1945 (Republic Perio...
All Items : Vintage Arts : Decorative Art : Folk Art : Pre 1940 item #1398979 (stock #A-FA1)
Ancient East
$985
DESCRIPTION: A handsome, engraved and painted slate checkers and chest game board, the solid board with beveled corners and alternating brown squares with round felt pads on back four corners. Sourced in Vermont, very good condition. DIMENSIONS: 15 1/4" x 15 1/2".
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Religious Artifacts : Christian : Pre 1920 item #1398653 (stock #W-JO14R)
Ancient East
$295
DESCRIPTION: A large ebony bead rosary with silver crucifix from the estate of Saint Katharine Drexel. The rosary has 59 round, black ebony beads connected with linked chain and terminating in a silver crucifix with “Italy” stamped on the lower back. Very good condition, dating from the late 19th to early 20th C. PROVENANCE: The Dahlgren, Drexel, Wharton Estate. This crucifix is part of a larger collection of rosary beads, crosses and bracelets with Catholic medallions, each belonging to St...
All Items : Vintage Arts : Instruments and Implements : Tools : Pre 1950 item #1398373 (stock #A-MTL8)
Ancient East
$75
DESCRIPTION: A swirling, cast iron rotary tiller wheel with ten spokes spiraling from the center. These old, artful farm implements make wonderful authentic accessories for today’s Industrial, Country, or Farmhouse Décors. They also make delightful garden accents. Please see the last photo for size comparison with our 14” tiller, #A-MTL7. Light rust covering, extremely sturdy, no repairs. DIMENSIONS: 11.5” diameter.
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Americas : Latin American : Handiwork : Pre 1950 item #1398319 (stock #W-FIG22)
Ancient East
$575
DESCRIPTION: A stately santos cage doll (a Virgin Mary bastidor) with blue bodice and hand carved head with glass eyes, the face with a beautiful, peaceful expression. Her arms are articulated at the shoulder and elbow, and eight wooden slats form the frame. A lovely santos, good condition, minor paint chips. DIMENSIONS: 29'' high x 12.5'' wide at the base.