Each side of the body of the teapot has a different floral motif with a background pattern of clouds traditional Ruyi...
The cup is black lacquer, peach shaped for long life, has a footed bottom, and ornate finger stops on each side. It has several nicks and chips as is appropriate for its age. The cup is 1.25 inches high and 3 inches across at the widest point.
May be sold separately $135 each
Now, it is the very lucky Yi girl who can use her great grandmother's bridal hat for her own wedding...
A folk art object approx 150 years old and used for many years as a sake container saki. It is approx 19 inches high and 16 inches at the widest point about 10 inches deep.
The pouch at the top of the tassel most likely contains various herbs to bring health and good fortune to the baby...
This character stands 5.75 inches x 3 inches wide and 1 inch thick...
Measures 3 inches tall, and comes with original hand twisted cord, and is in very good condition
The holder is 12 inches tall and 4 inches in diameter and has a deep mahogany brown patina.
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
The case is 9+ inches long with silk cord for drawstrings, elaborately knotted and tasseled.