Korean, Chinese, and Japanese Antiques
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Metalwork : Pre 1920 item #1445945 (stock #P-356)
Palmrose Asian Antiques
$225.00
A small Chinese brass handwarmer with pierced lid and carrying handle. The lid has many vent holes, some of which are shaped like stars. and these organize the round holes into what looks like many plum blossoms. The warmer measures 3 1/4' high (5 1/2" high with handle up) x 5" in diameter, and dates to the late 19th Century. There is a Chinese character chiseled on the base which translate to "to set on fire"...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Furniture : Pre 1837 VR item #1441929 (stock #P-355)
Palmrose Asian Antiques
$2,800.00
A Chinese censor table of classical style made of a hardwood called chicken-wing wood. The table dates to late 18th, early 19th Century. The table measures about 43" wide x 21" wide x 34" high. The condition is good, but the wood shows shrinkage at the sides of the top panel. The table, where it shows, was cleaned, and the underside was left uncleaned. There are no repairs or cracks to be noted. The table was bought, and imported from Hong Kong, about 20 years ago...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Metalwork : Pre 1920 item #1441640 (stock #P-351)
Palmrose Asian Antiques
$1,450.00
This very large Chinese bronze vase is cast in archaistic style and has mythical beast headed loop handles. The floor vase measures about 24" high x 12" in diameter, weighs 32 pounds, and dates to the 19th Century. There is a square reserve on the base that reads "Great Ming, Xuande, Period Made". Xuande ruled China from 1426 to 1435 AD. The condition is good with some small dents, scratches, and two small casting flaws or repairs on the shoulder...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Stoneware : Pre 1920 item #1439209 (stock #P-339)
Palmrose Asian Antiques
$1,500.00
Two matching, heavy, Chinese stoneware garden stands used to decorate a garden and display pots full of various plantings. The top of the stands are round with a pierced coin design in white, and the stands are mostly covered with a blue glaze of various tones. The base is hexagonal and supports numerous colored pierced panels with designs of flowers, trees, and vases. Each stand measures about 25 1/2" high x 12" in diameter, and dates to the early 20th Century...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Furniture : Pre 1910 item #1439163 (stock #P-338)
Palmrose Asian Antiques
$950.00
A small, low, Chinese table that was used on the Kang for eating, reading, writing, etc. The table has been decorated on all sides and on the legs with fax bamboo carvings. The table is made of hongmu, a tropical hard wood, that was very popular in the 19th Century. The table measures about 29 1/2" long x 10 3/4" tall x 16" wide, and dates to the Quangxu Period (1875-1908)...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Furniture : Pre 1900 item #1437773 (stock #P-322)
Palmrose Asian Antiques
$350.00
A Chinese black wood tray with designs that are created by carving out the surface to inlay flat pieces of shining shell. It has a classic look showing birds among branches, flowers, and flower vases. The tray measures about 24 3/4" long x 16" wide, it is constructed with traditional Chinese joinery, and it dates to the late 19th Century. These trays are said to be for serving tea, or for serving opium. The condition in commensurate with age and use...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Wood : Pre 1920 item #1437070 (stock #P-315)
Palmrose Asian Antiques
$230.00
A rare large Chinese carved wooden figure of a Goldfish. The fish is covered with gold lacquer over a brown lacquer base. It has bulging black and white glass eyes, fins, scales, and a large fan shaped tail. The underside shows the brown lacquer base coat. The fish measures about 15" long x 6" wide at the broadest point of the tail, and it dates to the early 20th Century...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Porcelain : Pre 1920 item #1436422 (stock #P-307)
Palmrose Asian Antiques
$150.00
Two Circa 1900 Chinese porcelain barrel shaped bird feeders that were used in a bamboo bird cage. The small one has the invisible cloud background with a castle, 4 bats for good luck, and the flying crane with a message. The other shows the immortal Tsao Kuo-chiu with two attendants in a garden. Both have lugs so they can be attached...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Metalwork : Pre 1920 item #1436329 (stock #P-305)
Palmrose Asian Antiques
$175.00
Rare antique, solid silver, Chinese chopsticks, marked with the makers' name and with the characters that translate to "Ten Pure" silver. Pure silver in China is .999%. This pair of chopsticks weighs 87.3 grams. The volume of the chopsticks in cubic inches is about .50, and the weight of .50 cubic inches of pure silver is 85.95 grams. Each chopstick measures about 3/16" x 3/16" x 8" long, and shows use and wear. When together they make a matched set. We believe they are antique, and that the...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Porcelain : Pre 1920 item #1436150 (stock #P-303)
Palmrose Asian Antiques
$375.00
A small Chinese porcelain bowl with the popular "nine peaches" decoration. The peach is the symbol for long life, timelessness, immortality and springtime. Also illustrated on the bowl is a fungus, plum blossoms, and bats, all of which are symbols wishing you a long life. The bat flying around is also a wish for happiness. The bowl measures about 2 1/4" high x 5" in diameter, and dates to the late Ching, early Republic Period. There is a stamped, off center, apocryphal, Qianlong mark on the...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Porcelain : Pre 1900 item #1436126 (stock #P-300)
Palmrose Asian Antiques
SOLD
A Chinese porcelain trencher salt piece that was part of a Canton dinner set. The traditional Canton blue and white wares were popular in the 18th and 19th century. Canton ware is decorated with a lake side scene, a bridge with no man on it, and cloud and crisscross borders. This salt measures about 4 1/4" wide x 3 1/2" deep x 1 1/2" high, and dates to the mid 19th Century. The condition is excellent. The asking price includes shipping within the USA.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Metalwork : Pre 1910 item #1436112 (stock #P-299)
Palmrose Asian Antiques
$175.00
A Chinese water-pipe that was sometimes used for opium, but mainly was a tobacco pipe. The pipe is made of paktong metal with cloisonne decoration. It is one of the most precious of pipes that are illustrated in the July-August 1992 issue of "Arts of Asia". The pipe is punch marked on the tobacco containers lid and on the base of the y-shaped structure. Such information as to the maker, the owner, the material, and the location where the pipe was made are usually provided. The pipe measures...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Metalwork : Pre 1910 item #1436027 (stock #P-296)
Palmrose Asian Antiques
$375.00
A Chinese antique eating set that consists of a steel bladed knife with bone handle, a carrying case or sheath constructed with strips of bone, and two bone chopsticks. All the bone surfaces are covered with engravings of flowers, plants, trees, and mountains. The set measures about 14 1/2" long, The case measures about 11" long, the knife measure 12" long, and the knife blade measures 8" long. The condition is only good, as one chopstick is broken and the end of the sheath has been replaced....
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Porcelain : Pre 1900 item #1435631 (stock #P-289)
Palmrose Asian Antiques
$425.00
A small Chinese teapot decorated in famille rose enamels, with gold high-lights to the figures, rims, and top nob. The decoration shows two immortals, Ho Hsien-ku and Lu Tung-pin, attending children in a royal garden. There is a neatly stamped, six character, apocryphal Qianlong Dynasty mark on the bottom of the pot. It is to be noted that the fifth character, meaning "Period", is incorrect for that Dynasty. The pot measures about 4 1/2" tall, with lid, and 6" wide, spout to handle. The pot...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Porcelain : Pre 1900 item #1435623 (stock #P-288)
Palmrose Asian Antiques
$250.00
A Chinese porcelain brush washer with a flambe ox blood glaze and the splashed colors of red, white and blue. The pot was for the use of a scholar to clean his brush when doing calligraphy. The washer is six sided and measures about 2" tall x 2 1/2" in diameter. This is another example of the ox blood glaze, during the 19th Century, running in the kiln, which made in necessary to break the piece from the kiln. The foot was then ground or shaped to sit level. This washer if in excellent cond...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Porcelain : Pre 1920 item #1435621 (stock #P-287)
Palmrose Asian Antiques
$250.00
Two tub shaped Chinese Bird feeders. One has a dark blue village scene, with a fisherman, and dates to the late 19th Century. The other shows a bird on a flowered branch, four black Chinese characters, and dates to the early Republic Period. Both have cogs, that connect to the cage's bamboo frame, and unglazed upper rims. The larger one measures about 1" high x 2" in Diameter and the other 1" x 7/8". The black calligraphy is a Chinese idiom meaning "The birds are chirping to describe the bea...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Glass : Pre 1900 item #1435280 (stock #P-279)
Palmrose Asian Antiques
$1,500.00
A well proportioned Peking Glass bottle in the shape of a gourd. The bottle is a muddy gold color and has been hand blown and finished. The small bottom was given a polished surface which shows evidence of use and wear. The Bottle is very heavy for it's size, weighing 39 1/2 ounces, just under 2 1/2 pounds. The bottle measures about 9" tall x 5" in diameter, and is in excellent condition. The quality of material and workmanship indicates an early dating. The asking price includes shipping w...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Porcelain : Pre 1920 item #1434598 (stock #P-275)
Palmrose Asian Antiques
$110.00
A Chinese porcelain oil lamp decorated with blue scrolling clouds and leafs. This is a fine example of antique Chinese straits folk art from the turn of the Century. The lamp measures about 5 1/2" high x 3 3/4" in diameter, and it is in perfect condition. The asking price includes shipping within the USA.