This cannister style caddy is from an estate in the US...Both the Chinese and Japanese used this shape tea cannister and Lu Tongs poems were also highly regarded in Japan, so it is possible the these tea caddies are Japanese in o...
This character stands 5.75 inches x 3 inches wide and 1 inch thick. The stand adds anot...
Great patina, darkened with age...a handsome piece that stands 10 inches high and 4 inches in diameter.
The piece has 2 different makers marks which are clearly stamped into each side of the clay underside of bottom hole.
This piece has been held in storage by a Texas collector and is in excellent condition. The mirror is detachable and is held in place by tendons which slip...
Measures 3 inches tall, and comes with original hand twisted cord, and is in very good condition
Condition: All the MOP inlay is intact but there are numerous tiny nicks and chips in the surface finish on the inside and outside edges of the rim surround. Most of these nicks can only be seen when the edges are caught in a spe...
the central medallion diameter is just over 4 inches and from the top of the medallion to the bottom of the longest drop is approx 7 inches. It can eas...
there are no rips and no tears but clearly these shoes were worn numerous times.
The bib front and back are domed to a thickness of about 1 inch at the center and the piece spans over 10 inches side to side. The weight of the piece (approx 2 lbs)indicates that the piece is definately not hollow