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All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Trade Arts : Pre 1800 item #1396170 (stock #WN175)
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$380.00
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A baluster shaped porcelain vase with slightly raised and incised "anhua" decoration. Painted in deep underglaze blue with two cartouches showing river landscape scenes. Condition: fine, only missing lid and few tiny bursted bubbles. Dimension: 13.3 cm high.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Southeast Asian : Pre 1910 item #1396015 (stock #WN183)
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$950.00
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A "töla gasa" ceremonial bracelet of the Nias people made from "tridacna gigas" (giant clam shell). For a similar example please visit the website of the "Musée Quai Branly" in Paris. Provenance: Private Collection, Switzerland. Condition: rims with chips. Dimension: c. 7.1 cm high, diameter: c. 9.2 cm, weight: 454 g.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Middle Eastern : Metalwork : Pre 1900 item #1395977 (stock #WN182)
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$520.00
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A set of six pierced silver zarfs with decoration in Niello, Ottoman coffee cup holders. Stamped with Tughra mark on body and foot, base with "Tremolierstich". Condition: some small repairs, two zarfs with a lost prong. Dimension: c. 5.6 cm high, diameter: 5.1 cm, weight: 227 g.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Jewelry : Pre 1920 item #1395617 (stock #WN172)
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$330.00
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A large thumb ring decorated in openwork with Chinese auspicious characters, originally worked in two parts. The inner ring with Chinese maker's mark. Condition: please look at the photos carefully. Dimension: diamater: c. 3.3 cm, 2.8 cm high, weight: 32 g.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Indian Subcontinent : India : Pre 1920 item #1395613 (stock #3534)
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$1,100.00
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A North Indian pandan steel box for offering betel. Of circular form with hinged lid, inlaid with flower scrolls in silver. Condition: interior with some oxidation. Dimension: diameter: 12 cm, 9.3 cm high, weight: 606 g.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Middle Eastern : Metalwork : Pre 1910 item #1395503 (stock #WN177)
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$550.00
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A hanging lamp of rounded form with lower domed section, decorated with engraved panels of persons, beasts and calligraphy between swirling pierced flowers. Condition: rim with small restored area, few tiny dents. Dimension: burner: c. 23.8 cm high, diameter: c. 14.2 cm, total height: c. 45 cm.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Sculpture : Pre 1920 item #1395373 (stock #WN181)
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$430.00
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A bamboo carving depicting a peasant or fisherman smoking a long pipe. Dating to the late Qing or early Republic Period. Condition: three small losses (photo no. 8 and no. 9). Dimension: total height: c. 21 cm.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Central Asian : Pre 1910 item #1395092 (stock #WN180)
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$650.00
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A fine snuff tobacco container made of a dried, double gourd, decorated with gilt silver mounts and inset with carnelian and tiny blue and white cabochons. The ram horn-shapped stopper is attached to an elaborate silver chain. These tobacco containers were used by the Turkman tribes. Condition: fine, few traces of usage. Dimension: c. 14.8 cm long, Diameter: c. 6.2 cm.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Americas : Eskimo : Pre 1920 item #1394987 (stock #WN169)
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$440.00
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A large old or antique Eskimo sling bag made of sealskin, the flap is decorated with an appliquéd skin mosaic and closes with a bone or horn clasp. Jeans cloth lining. Condition: clean, traces of usage, wear, fading. Dimension: c. 26 cm x 32 cm.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Jewelry : Pre 1900 item #1394600 (stock #WN171)
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$580.00
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A large hair ornament and the top of a pin, dating to the Qing dynasty. The diadem-like hair ornament made of wire and paper, one side ending in a ruyi-head. Covered with turquoise kingfisher feathers, showing two bats and decorated with hanging twined silk threads. The pin head is made of metal forming a blossom. Condition: some losses of feathers, diadem: an eye, a thread and one ruyi head missing. Dimension: diadem: c. 17.6 cm wide, c. 7 cm high, pin: c. 4.7 cm long.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Jewelry : Pre 1900 item #1394560 (stock #WN170)
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$920.00
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A large hair ornament, a pin-less brooch and three hair pins, dating to the Qing dynasty. Made of gilt metal covered with turquoise kingfisher feathers, the diadem-like ornament with a red glass bead. Condition: some losses of feathers. Dimension: diadem: c. 13.5 cm wide, c. 9.5 cm high, pins: c. 6.5 cm long.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Trade Arts : Pre 1837 VR item #1394381 (stock #WN168)
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$1,200.00
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A set of three finely executed paintings in gouache and ink, on embossed paper by the British manufacturer Henry Dobbs. Showing different plants and butterflies. Mounted in later red lacquered wooden frames. Dimension: paintings: c. 23.5 cm x 17.3 cm, frames: c. 29.1 cm x 35.4 cm. Condition: fine, frames with some wear. Please see also SK 988 and SK 989 for other Chinese School paintings on Dobbs paper.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Middle Eastern : Textiles : Pre 1900 item #1394170 (stock #WN167)
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$360.00
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A square composite panel made of antique embroideries, made in the Ottoman city of Salonika or Kavala. The basic fabrics are different plain weaves, embroidered with silk and silver wrapped threads, crocheted together. Cotton lining. Condition: stained and flawed areas, missing threads, faded, a hole. Dimension: 99 cm x 99 cm.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Middle Eastern : Textiles : Pre 1900 item #1393565 (stock #WN165)
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$270.00
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A woven red silk panel brocaded in silver thread, showing roundels with the cintamani enclosed by tiger stripes motif. Bordered with a figured silk fabric, cotton lining. Condition: little wear, few tiny stains. Dimension: c. 34 cm x 90 cm.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Middle Eastern : Textiles : Pre 1910 item #1393481 (stock #WN164)
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$230.00
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A fragment of a large hanging, depicting a kneeling Persian nobleman betweeen two horsemen. Embroidered in chain stitch on a coarse weave. For a similar complete embroidery please look at the Museum Rietberg publication by Marie-Louise Nabholz-Kartaschoff / Axel Langer. "Pfauen, Blüten & Zypressen", no. 38. Provenance: from a Swiss private collection. Condition: faded, one tear. Dimension: 39.5 cm x 70.5 cm
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Textiles : Pre 1700 item #1393135 (stock #WN160)
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$650.00
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An European devotional picture finely painted on vellum, showing a scourged Jesus Christ presented by Pontius Pilate to a hostile crowd shortly before his Crucifixion, inscribed "Ecce homo" meaning "behold the man". Bordered by padded embroidery on silk with couched metal threads, silk and sequins. Velvet border and antique hardwood frame and glass. Condition: vellum with a short slit, traces of usage, slightly faded, some wear. Please look at the photos carefully, they make part of the conditio...
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Textiles : Pre 1700 item #1393104 (stock #WN159)
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$850.00
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A very rare liturgical embroidery dating to the 17th century or earlier. A cope hood in shield-form with a central applied panel depicting the Archangel Michael. He is standing in complete armour holding a sword and about to strike a tailed demon. Ruby silk ground with couched gold and silver threads and appliqued arabesques in yellow silk, the medaillon and lining in linen. Condition: clean. Wear, slits, mendings and losses. Please look at the photos carefully, they make part of the condition r...
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Textiles : Pre 1837 VR item #1393047 (stock #WN158)
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$1,100.00
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A very fine embroidered and painted silk memorial picture. Showing a young lady playing the harp besides a monument with urn in a mountainous landscape. Inscribed on glass in "verre eglomise" technique in French: "Fait Par Anna Izeli 1826" (made by Anna Izeli 1826) - maybe of Swiss origin, Iseli is a typical name in Switzerland. The subject of these pictures was a fashionable expression of romantic sorrow in Neoclassicism - Biedermeier. This type of embroidered picture, usually copied from print...