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All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Lacquer : Pre 1920 item #908953 (stock #6056)
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Very handsome cylindrical box with lid, black lacquer exterior and red lacquer interior, resting on four supports ending in legs. The body with horizontal ribs, metal fittings etched with hexagons. Similar boxes are known as hokai, and were used to store the shells for kai-awase, the "shell matching game." Dark brown lacquer exterior with red lacquer interior. Late 19th/early 20th century Meiji. Some wear and tear. Measurements: H 16 3/4", D 14."
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Furniture : Pre 1920 item #915172 (stock #6077)
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$435.00
Japanese Tokyo style hibachi or charcoal brazier, made of keyaki or elm wood with copper liner, with two oval recessed handles, and a wooden gallery. Fitted with a contemporary removable pecan wood top for use as table. Late 19th century Meiji period. Measurements: H 15", 17" square. Provenance: Private Collection.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Okimono : Pre 1920 item #1146290 (stock #2046)
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$650.00
Very well-carved figure of one of the seven lucky gods, highlighted in incised, stenciled and painted fashion, and holding his gnarled staff and fan, with signature on base. Excellent condition. 19th/ 20th Century Meiji Period. Measurements: 7 1/2" high. Provenance: Acquired in the 1960s.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Porcelain : Pre 1920 item #1218564 (stock #2072)
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Pair of Chinese eggshell porcelain bowls, decorated in enamel colors, on the interior with palace children at play, and the exterior with butterflies. The base with six character seal script red on gilt Qianlong mark. Republic Period. Provenance: Acquired prior to 1949 in Asia. Inquire about detailed provenance.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Porcelain : Pre 1920 item #1211556 (stock #2069)
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$2,800.00
A rouleau shape vase with two white reserved panels, one filled with a kingfisher and lotus, and the other with peonies, bamboo, lotus, rock, two butterflies, and other insects, all on densely decorated floral ground and with smaller panels with floral motifs and auspicious symbols. The base is with underglaze blue six character Chenghua mark. Republic period...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Southeast Asian : Metalwork : Pre 1920 item #1137640 (stock #2032)
The China Coast
$650.00
A very handsome bronze lion, a protective Buddhist animal, protecting people, homes and temples, and the Thai version of the Chinese guardian lion. Great details, fine craftsmanship and in fine condition. The piece comes from a private collection acquired in the early 1960's. The singha stands 10 1/2" high and measures 5" in length. Protect yourself!
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Wood : Pre 1920 item #915229 (stock #6084)
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$750.00
Chinese black lacquer and gilt shop sign. Can be translated as Hall of Good Fortune. 19th/20th century. Measurements: H 16 ", L 48 1/4". Provenance: Private Collection.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Southeast Asian : Sculpture : Pre 1920 item #1131784 (stock #2030)
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$2,750.00
Seated Buddha statue with downcast eyes; "calling the earth to witness" mudra, full face and curled headdress with ushnisha. Possible repair to neck. 19th/early 20th century rendition of Uthong style. Measurements: 19 1/" high; 13 3/4" at widest point; weight: 20.2 lbs. Provenance: Private Collection. Acquired in the early 1960's.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Metalwork : Pre 1920 item #1146139 (stock #2044)
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$575.00
This lamp was converted from a vase and has deep relief decoration with a dragon wrapping around the upper body, and a phoenix seated on rock formation on the lower half of the vase, paired together with a quail and lotus paddy. Sturdy bronze body with intricate carving. Meiji Period. Measurements: Stands 14 1/2" high. Provenance: Acquired in the 1960s.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Ivory : Pre 1920 item #1211562 (stock #2071)
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Intricately carved Chinese ivory puzzle ball on a pedestal stand with Shoulao (god of longevity), with approximately twelve concentric balls decorated with fierce dragons on cloud ground. Early 20th century. Provenance information: Acquired in the early part of the 20th century. Measurements: 9 1/4" in height.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Lacquer : Pre 1920 item #1146081 (stock #2038)
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$330.00
Decorated in red and black, with two children at play under a willow tree. Calligraphy bids good wishes, in center interior of box. Border has large blossoms and key fret motif. Overall size is large. 19th/ 20th Century. Measurements: 7 1/2" high, 14" in diameter. Provenance: Acquired in the 1960s.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Textiles : Pre 1920 item #498210 (stock #6011)
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$250.00
Very charming and elaborate Chinese Miao baby carrier with highly detailed silk on cotton embroidery, using several techniques including extensive seed stitch, outline braiding, quilting and applique, and showing butterflies and stylized animals. Fine condition.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Southeast Asian : Sculpture : Pre 1920 item #915216 (stock #6083)
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Very striking grey sandstone Khmer style statue of Vishnu, with plaited hair gathered in high chignon fashion. Fine profile and detail. With four arms broken off at elbows. This is a rendition of a Khmer piece, and according to provenance information was made in Thailand, at the beginning of the 20th century. Measurements: 24"; teak wood base: H 5 1/2". Provenance: Private Collection.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Porcelain : Pre 1920 item #1246437 (stock #7015)
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$2,000.00
Decorated on four sides with frolicking lions; with good wishes mark on base. Provenance: Acquired 1968/71.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Southeast Asian : Wood : Pre 1920 item #1246427 (stock #7007)
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Decorated with mica and colored glass pieces and in incised fashion, and mounted on a teakwood base. I believe the horse dates from the first half of the 20th century. Provenance: Acquired in 1970. Measurements: 27" high and 28" long, without the base.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Southeast Asian : Metalwork : Pre 1920 item #1246435 (stock #7013)
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Thai gilt bronze Ayudhya Buddha. H 27 1/2". Acquired 1968-1971.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Metalwork : Pre 1920 item #915170 (stock #6076)
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$345.00
Sailing into town bringing good fortune, the takarabune is a New Year's tradition in Japan, especially for businesses. This two piece cast bronze ship, with good traces of old red lacquer, with large sail showing the character for treasure, is very well modeled and decorated with detailed incised motifs including a kirin flanked by a dragon and a phoenix, together with a number of attributes that bring good luck...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Wood : Pre 1920 item #915166 (stock #6075)
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$400.00
An antique shop sign carved with identical kanji letters on both sides - meaning "exchange" (ryo-gae-ya) - for a banker? Late 19th century Meiji. An example of Japanese mingei. Measurements: H 23", W at widest point 17".