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All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Middle Eastern : Textiles : Pre 1900 item #1333014 (stock #SK658)
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$140
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A brocade in gold wrapped silk threads with flower heads. From Georges Redard's study collection, mainly comprising Persian textiles. Condition: faded, some wear and thin areas. Please look at photos carefully, being part of condition report. Dimension: c. 40 cm x 30 cm.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Southeast Asian : Metalwork : Pre 1900 item #1332185 (stock #SK960)
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$600
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An ornately worked, chased and engraved jug with dancing Burmese figures in repoussé. The handle in the form of an ogre. The spout might be a later addition, it is only silver plated. Base engraved "Moung Oung Myal 1875". No mark, silver tested. Condition: the ogre of the handle with a small loss, otherwise fine. Dimension: 11 cm high, weight: 382 g.
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Southeast Asian : Metalwork : Pre 1950 item #1332031 (stock #SK961)
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$680
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Set of three ceremonial lidded jars from the Islamic Maranao people of Mindanao in Southern Philippines. They are made of silvered copper alloy with geometric decoration in applied wire. Condition: few dents and bumps. Dimension: 23.5 cm and 29 cm high.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Middle Eastern : Textiles : Pre 1900 item #1331741 (stock #SK946)
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$400
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A cover composed of several pieces, lined with green fabric. Blue ground with brocaded boteh pattern in metal wrapped threads. Provenance: a gentleman's collection, Geneva - Switzerland. Condition: wear - mostly only the yellow silk core left. Short parts of selvages undone, one small mend, two small holes, few thin areas . Dimension: 92 cm x 125 cm.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Indian Subcontinent : India : Pre 1920 item #1331653 (stock #SK959)
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$380
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A pair decorative Indian brass vases with engraved decoration of carnation tendrils, embellished with red, orange and black enamel. Condition: some traces of usage, few tiny enamel losses. Dimension: 24.9 cm and 25.2 cm high.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Netsuke and Related : Pre 1900 item #1331170 (stock #5175)
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$540
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A carved female mask netsuke showing Okame. Unsigned. Back partially covered with black lacquer. Provenance: a gentleman's collection, Geneva - Switzerland. Condition: few tiny rim chips. Dimension: 4.1 cm x 3.6 cm.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Netsuke and Related : Pre 1900 item #1330991 (stock #5173)
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$720
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A finely carved female mask netsuke, showing Otafuku or Okame. Unsigned. Provenance: a gentleman's collection, Geneva - Switzerland. Condition: fine. Dimension: 4.8 cm x 4.1 cm.
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Textiles : Pre 1800 item #1330351 (stock #SK951)
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$330
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The ground fabric is linen entirely embroidered with fruits and flowers in silk and metallic threads and some padding. Once maybe a chasuble and later modified to a dresser cover. Condition: loose and missing threads. Dimension: 94 cm x 40 cm.
All Items : Fine Art : Paintings : Oil : Asia : Pre 1930 item #1329915 (stock #5191)
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$900
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A framed oil on canvas painting, showing a young boy in a Balinese landscape. The painting is signed Ch. A. Egli and titled on the back "Balinesischer Knabe". Charles A. Egli was a Swiss artist taught by Ferdinand Hodler. After traveling from 1918 until 1925 through China and Japan, he visited Java and Bali. Please refer to: "Haks & Maris - Lexikon of Foreign Artists who visualized Indonesia", page 82. Condition: fine, frame with some traces of usage. Dimension: 42.5 cm x 37 cm, frame: 47 cm x 4...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Southeast Asian : Textiles : Pre 1920 item #1329639 (stock #SK150)
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$350
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Pale silk embroidered in Peking knot and satin stitch, some areas couched with gold wrapped thread. The bird maybe a rooster, denoting the 3rd civil official rank, is depicted here in the naive Vietnamese style. Rank insignia from Annam are very rare but closely linked to the Chinese system. Condition: faded, ground fabric stained, few loose and missing threads. Dimension: 28.2 cm x 22.5 cm.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Middle Eastern : Pre 1900 item #1329209 (stock #SK931)
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$240
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A small box made of wood or papier-maché with hinged lid. Painted decoration under a lacquered varnish, showing the rose and nightingale motif "gul-u-bulbul". Provenance: a gentleman's collection, Geneva - Switzerland. Condition: traces of usage, the varnish is very glossy, lid slightly bent (please look at the photos carefully, they make part of the condition report). Dimension: c. 11.7 cm x 4.4 cm x 2.5 cm.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Pre 1900 item #1328299 (stock #SK935)
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$280
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A blossom shaped porcelain plate asymmetrically decorated with fruits, flowers and birds above bonsai scissors, in underglaze blue, white, green and gold. The base with blue auspicious character mark. Brown glazed rim. Condition: some wear to gold. Dimension: diameter 21.6 cm and 3.6 cm high.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Metalwork : Pre 1920 item #1326748 (stock #SK939)
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$380
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A quite tall lantern-shaped opium lamp with openwork decoration of birds, bats, floral motifs and auspicious characters. Condition: glass is missing, top is slightly bent, some polishing residue. Dimension: 17.8 cm high.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Middle Eastern : Pre 1920 item #1326677 (stock #SK938)
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$380
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A small box with hinged lid made of silver and a small stone pendant. With silver hallmark from the city of Fes. Condition: some traces of usage, few rims slightly bent. Dimension: 8 cm x 6 cm x 2.4 cm, weight: 97 g.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Southeast Asian : Ceramics : Pre 1700 item #1326498 (stock #SK937)
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$320
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A collection of five small Thai stoneware vessels with different glazes - Si Satchanalai or Sawankhalok kiln. Two vases with small handles and three jarlets, with celadon or brown glaze. Condition: large brown vase with a firing crack at one handle, the gourd shaped bottle with restoration to the handles, small brown jarlet with rim chips. Dimension: tallest: 11.7 cm. Including shipping by registered Priority Swisspost.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Southeast Asian : Pre 1700 item #1326434 (stock #SK936)
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$470
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A collection of four small Thai stoneware vessels with different glazes - Si Satchanalai or Sawankhalok kiln. Two vases with small handles and two jarlets, with celadon or brown glaze. Condition: Brown bottle vase with a foot rim chip, small brown jarlet with tiny rim chip. Dimension: tallest: 13.2 cm.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Middle Eastern : Pre 1900 item #1326255 (stock #5176)
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$900
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A Qajar steel penbox with etched and gilt design. The top decorated with two noblemen and a mother with baby among flower scrolls. The sides depicting hunting scenes and figures at leisure. Provenance: a gentleman's collection, Geneva - Switzerland. Condition: traces of usage, some wear to gilding, interior with some oxydation (please look at the photos carefully, they make part of the condition report). Dimension: c. 22.3 cm x 3.8 cm x 3.4 cm.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Middle Eastern : Pre 1900 item #1326118 (stock #5179)
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$980
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A Qajar papier-mache penbox with polychrome and gold decoration under a lacquered varnish. The top painted with a central medallion of Virgin Mary with Baby Jesus, the sides decorated with portrait roundels of young women and the rose and nightingale motif (gul-u-bulbul), against a transparent green lacquer on metal foil ground. The base and the sides of the sliding tray with flower scrolls in gold on a red ground. Provenance: a gentleman's collection, Geneva - Switzerland. Condition: traces of ...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Middle Eastern : Pre 1900 item #1325612 (stock #5180)
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$660
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A Qajar papier-mache penbox with painted decoration under a lacquered varnish. Showing the rose and nightingale motif "gul-u-bulbul", a popular literary and decorative theme in Qajar Persia. Provenance: a gentleman's collection, Geneva - Switzerland. Condition: traces of usage, small losses, some wear and cracking (please look at the photos carefully, they make part of the condition report). Dimension: c. 23 cm x 4.2 cm x 3.5 cm.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Trade Arts : Pre 1920 item #1324462 (stock #SK927)
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$320
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One silver cup with bamboo design and the other one with Chinese characters. The damaged openwork silver vase with two dragons among clouds. The base of the cup with bamboo design marked "Zeewo" and Chinese characters (active in Shanghai 1870-1930). The other cup, with no mark, silver tested. The damaged vase marked "KL" and Chinese characters, standing for "Guang Li" active in Shanghai 1880-1920. Condition: the vase needs a professional repair (some residue of solder). Some traces of usage. Dim...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Middle Eastern : Textiles : Pre 1920 item #1322691 (stock #SK 922)
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$180
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A gauzy ivory white silk fabric brocaded with leaves in gold wrapped thread. Condition: fine. Dimension: 108 cm x 36 cm.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Middle Eastern : Textiles : Pre 1900 item #1322653 (stock #SK 922)
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$290
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The base fabric is a coarse weave (maybe linen) with a decorative weft. Both ends with two-faced embroidery in gold-wrapped thread in Turkish baroque style. Condition: fine, only little patina. Dimension without fringes: 113 cm x 49 cm.
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Textiles : Pre 1900 item #1321907 (stock #SK 917)
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$380
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An almost square French woolen shawl woven on a Jacquard's loom. Decorated in stripes with small floral pattern. Two sides with fringes. Condition: old mends, thin areas, splits, some small holes and stains, faded, missing fringes. Dimension: 171 cm x 160 cm (without fringes).
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Southeast Asian : Metalwork : Pre 1920 item #1319694 (stock #5149)
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$2,800
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An impressive spouted vessel, made of bronze, adorned with elaborate relief of animals like frogs, fishes, crabs and Chinese influenced creatures like dragons and Buddhist lions. The movable handle with a crocodile. These kettle were used during festive or ritual occasions. Please refer to "Malay Brassware - A Guide to the Collections of the National Museum Singapore" and compare with object no. TM-1408-1, on the online collection database of the "National Museum of Ethnology" in Leiden, Netherl...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Indian Subcontinent : India : Pre 1910 item #1319441 (stock #SK905)
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$650
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A round, convex shield with four central bosses. Decorated with raised design of tendrils, embellished with black and red enamel, and some tin plated areas. Reverse with four attaching bronze rings and a velvet pad. Compare with a similar shield in the Royal Ontario museum. Condition: few losses to enamel and wear to tinned areas, reverse with some residue of solder. Dimension: diameter: 28 cm.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Middle Eastern : Metalwork : Pre 1920 item #1319366 (stock #SK904)
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$380
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A pair brass vases with handles, engraved with slightly different decoration of interlacing patterns, arabesques and Islamic calligraphy, one with fishes. Condition: some traces of usage. Dimension height: 21.1 cm, weight: 1'180 g.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Middle Eastern : Pre 1900 item #1318999 (stock #SK903)
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$420
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A quite large Ottoman hand mirror with geometric pattern, made of wood inlaid with mother-of-pearl, bone and horn. Mirrors had in the Islamic world a talsimanic purpose. Condition: the mirror glass was replaced, some inlays missing. Dimension: diameter: 19.2 cm, total length: 32.4 cm
All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Books : References : Antiques : Pre 1900 item #1313276 (stock #4741)
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$800
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Not complete. A very rare document on Chinese porcelain in French, published by A. Morel in 1881, first edition. Reference book with 227 pages and 30 heliogravures and chromolithographs and more than 120 illustrations in the text. Large quarto pages loose in portfolio, pages uncut. Condition: not complete, the Nos. XXXI and XXXII of the heliogravures and chromolithographs are missing, so are the text pages 113 to 120. Some foxing on pages. Dimension: c. 38 cm x 29 cm.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Middle Eastern : Metalwork : Pre 1910 item #1313142 (stock #SK893)
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$420
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A pot made of copper with gilding inlaid with silver and copper, decorated with interlacing patterns, tendrils and Islamic calligraphy inscriptions in cartouches. Condition: few traces of usage. Dimension diameter: c. 19 cm, height: 15.8 cm, weight: 918 g.
All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Books : References : Pre 2000 item #1312905 (stock #SK890)
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$380
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Volume 4 and 5 of the Oriental Rugs series in English, first published in German by Battenberg in 1989. Antique Collectors' Club, 1995, hardcover. Fully illustrated reference books. Condition: fine, few traces of usage. Dimension: 25.9 cm x 21.8 cm.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Middle Eastern : Pre 1920 item #1311934 (stock #SK883)
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$250
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Two different pipes, the bowls made of Tophane clay embellished with gilding or gilded metal rim. The stems ar made of wood ending in a horn mouthpiece. One with mark. Condition: one bowl was broken in two and the other one with two chips. Dimension: total length: 35 cm and 16 cm.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Earthenware : Pre 1920 item #1311280 (stock #SK885)
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$220
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Two pairs of small earthenware Satsuma vases decorated with different figural scenes between a cobalt blue ground. Bases signed. Condition: some wear to gold. Dimension: 5.5 cm and 5.6 cm high.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Pre 1920 item #1309561 (stock #SK881)
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$250
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A hand-colored black and white photograph with a monk standing next to the stupa in the "Xianshan Gongyuan" near Beijing. Dimension: 26 cm x 16.2 cm. Condition: margin with six pin holes, natural age toning.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Trade Arts : Pre 1800 item #1306329 (stock #SK877)
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$680
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A Chinese export porcelain barrel-shaped spirit bottle with cylindrical spout, dating from the Kangxi period (1662-1722), decorated with scrolling chrysanthemum and foliage in underglaze blue. Condition: spout with few short hairlines. Dimension: 14.7 cm high. For slightly different decoration see item #1306227 (stock #SK 876).
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Trade Arts : Pre 1800 item #1306227 (stock #SK876)
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$620
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A Chinese export porcelain barrel-shaped spirit bottle with cylindrical spout, dating from the Kangxi period (1662-1722), decorated with scrolling chrysanthemum and foliage in underglaze blue. Base with chatter marks. Condition: some firing faults: spout area, rim frits, foot area with missing glaze caused by bubble bursts. Dimension: 14.8 cm high. For slightly different decoration see item #1306329 (stock #SK 877) .
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Indian Subcontinent : India : Pre 1940 item #1305538 (stock #SK874)
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$680
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Small Indian bronze, cast in one piece depicting Vishnu standing on a Lotus base. The four-armed Hindu god is holding the conch and the chakra. Karnataka / Maharashtra. Condition: fine, few traces of usage, patina. Dimension: 17.8 cm high.