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All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Middle Eastern : Textiles : Pre 1920 item #1225662 (stock #SK567)
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Two interesting brown velvet panel fragments with botehs and flowers in silk embroidery and embellished with gilt and silvered sequins. Origin could also be Central Asia. From Georges Redard's study collection (please visit http://www.iranicaonline.org/articles/redard-georges), mainly comprising Persian textiles. Condition: clean, few splits and small holes, some sequins lost. Please look at photos carefully, being part of condition report. Dimension: each c. 19 cm x 79 cm.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Middle Eastern : Textiles : Pre 1900 item #1225319 (stock #SK617)
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A silk brocade in gold thread with heart shaped pattern. And a cut velvet fabric with pattern in burgundy red on yellow, composed of boteh, leaves and flowers. From Georges Redard's study collection (please visit http://www.iranicaonline.org/articles/redard-georges), mainly comprising Persian textiles. Condition: good, velvet with partial loose threads. Please look at photos carefully, being part of condition report. Dimension: c. 30 cm x 28 cm, 34.5 cm x 30.5 cm.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Middle Eastern : Textiles : Pre 1900 item #1225186 (stock #SK616)
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$180.00
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Two small dress fabric fragments with stripes. The first one made of silk satin woven with tiny flowers. The other one with five differently colored stripes brocaded with silver wrapped threads. From Georges Redard's study collection (please visit http://www.iranicaonline.org/articles/redard-georges), mainly comprising Persian textiles. Condition: partial wear and one stain. Please look at photos carefully, being part of condition report. Dimension: c. 25 cm x 25.5 cm, 21.5 cm x 18.5 cm.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Middle Eastern : Textiles : Pre 1900 item #1224988 (stock #SK614)
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$280.00
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Five sewn together lengths of bright blue silk embroidered with metal lamella. From Georges Redard's study collection (please visit http://www.iranicaonline.org/articles/redard-georges), mainly comprising Persian textiles. Condition: some splits and undone seams, partial staining and fading. Please look at photos carefully, being part of condition report. Dimension: c. 30 cm x 210 cm.
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Central Asian : Jewelry : Pre 1960 item #1224189 (stock #SK 606)
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A hexagonal bronze or brass disc of a Persian silversmith producing traditional jewellry, used for molding pendants. Please refer to "Persian Steel The Tanavoli Collection" no. 96. From an old Swiss collection. Condition: labeled with color. Dimension: 6 cm x 6 cm x 0.1 cm.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Textiles : Pre 1920 item #1223444 (stock #SK608)
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$230.00
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A fine applique panel mounted on gold foil, embroidered in tiny Peking knot and gold thread. Showing a big cat in a landscape, in an old European frame with antique finish. Condition: little faded. Dimension total: 27 cm x 19.5 cm.
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Metals : Pre 1900 item #1223317 (stock #1998)
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$720.00
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Standing on three ball feet, a lavishly worked iron box in egg shape. Damascene work in yellow gold and silver with an inscription between trellis of arabesques and acanthus. Condition: one feet a bit loose, unpolished, the interior of the lid with a dent therefore not perfectly closing. Dimension: 10.6 cm high, diameter 8.2 cm, weight: 282 g.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Middle Eastern : Metalwork : Pre 1900 item #1222428 (stock #4871)
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$980.00
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A large silver tray of oval form with applied scrolling handles. The sloping sides of the salver with repousse decoration in the Turkish baroque style. Tughra and two other marks to either end of the tray, each handle with two hallmarks. Condition: traces of usage, the sides with two short cracks, one old repair with crack near the attachment of one handle (pic. 9). Dimension total: 41.5 cm long x 26.7 cm wide, weight: 760 g.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Middle Eastern : Pre 1920 item #1221069 (stock #4820)
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A shaped Persian amulet, made from carnelian, finely inscribed on one side in Islamic script with a talismanic phrase or invocation to God. From the collection of Prof. Georges Redard, Swiss. Condition: with few tiny rim frits. Dimension: 27 mm high x 37 mm wide x 2 mm thin.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Central Asian : Jewelry : Pre 1920 item #1220948 (stock #4823)
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A beautiful pair of genuine arm cuff bracelets worn by the women of the Turkmen Tekke tribe. They are made of silver with gilding and set with carnelian cut with flat top. From an old Swiss collection. Cf. Schletzer, Dieter, and Reinhold: Old Silver Jewellery of the Turkoman: An Essay on Symbols in the Culture of Inner Asian Nomads. Berlin: D. Reimer, 1983: similar pair: No. 221. Condition: good, some traces of usage, unpolished. Dimension: 9.7 cm long x 6.3 cm wide, weight: 532 g.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Central Asian : Jewelry : Pre 1920 item #1218770 (stock #4824)
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Jewelry for the headdress of a Turkmen unmarried woman, made of silver and set with red glass cabochons. These domed finals were fixed on the girl's cap called "Tjubetejka", according to Schletzer decorated with a bird's feather meant the young woman was affianced. From an old Swiss collection. Cf. Schletzer, Dieter and Reinhold: Old Silver Jewellery of the Turkoman: An Essay on Symbols in the Culture of Inner Asian Nomads. Berlin: D. Reimer, 1983, pages 182 - 183. Condition: some traces of usag...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Middle Eastern : Pre 1900 item #1216895 (stock #SK 601)
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A rectangular high quality playing card of the "as nas" game, made of papier-mache and hand-painted in ink, watercolor and gold under lacquered varnish. Depicting a soldier standing between two young men within an oval frame embellished with foil, the border with floral pattern in gold. Description of the game by the Brooklyn Museum: "The full set of cards for the game of âs nâs, a gambling game similar to poker, contains twenty cards, with four each of five suits. The suite, in descending ord...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Metalwork : Pre 1920 item #1216146 (stock #SK593)
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A Chinese silver shield-shaped presentation plaque engraved with good wishes, mounted to conforming hardwood shield carved at crest with stylized flower and with easel support on the back. Silver plaque with indistinct mark. Condition: good, minimally dented at the edges. Dimension: 27.8 cm x 20. 6 cm, weight: 716 g.
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Central Asian : Jewelry : Pre 1960 item #1214755 (stock #SK589)
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An octagonal brass mold of an Oriental silversmith producing traditional jewelry. Country of provenance might be Afghanistan. Cf. Janata, Alfred: "Schmuck in Afghanistan" ISBN 3-201-01150-9, page 187. From an old Swiss collection. Condition: labeled with color. Dimension: 4.3 cm x 4.6 cm x 0.8 cm.
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Central Asian : Jewelry : Pre 1960 item #1214246 (stock #SK588)
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A brass mold of an Oriental silversmith producing traditional jewelry. Country of provenance might be Afghanistan. Cf. Janata, Alfred: "Schmuck in Afghanistan" ISBN 3-201-01150-9, page 187. From an old Swiss collection. Condition: labeled with color. Dimension: 2.4 cm x 3.1 cm x 1.2 cm.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Porcelain : Pre 1700 item #1213966 (stock #4019)
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$550.00
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Finely potted Kraak style petal-molded deep saucer, painted at the center in underglaze blue with a garden fence and butterfly among flowers. Dating to the late Ming period. The base with a Chenghua six-character mark in double ring. Condition: a c. 10 cm long hairline (see pic. 6 and 12), few rim frittings, the bluish glaze partially uneven. Dimension: 19.9 cm diameter.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Middle Eastern : Pre 1900 item #1213677 (stock #SK586)
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$140.00
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A rectangular high quality playing card of the "as nas" game, made of papier-mache and hand-painted in ink, watercolor and gold under lacquered varnish. Depicting a young, traditionally dressed prince sitting on a throne besides two attendants within an oval frame embellished with foil, the border with floral pattern in gold. Description of the game by the Brooklyn Museum: "The full set of cards for the game of âs nâs, a gambling game similar to poker, contains twenty cards, with four each of ...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Middle Eastern : Pre 1900 item #1213569 (stock #SK 573)
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A rectangular playing card of the "as nas" game, made of papier-mache and hand-painted in ink, watercolor and gold under lacquered varnish. With clumsy depiction of a lady with two children within an oval frame embellished with foil. Description of the game by the Brooklyn Museum: "The full set of cards for the game of âs nâs, a gambling game similar to poker, contains twenty cards, with four each of five suits. The suite, in descending order, include the âs (ace); the shâh (king); the bîb...
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Southeast Asian : Pre 1970 item #1213568 (stock #SK 573)
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$480.00
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Two iconic ornaments worn by the people of Sumba island in eastern Indonesia. Made of different metals. One decorated with cocks. Cf.: Rodgers, Susan "Power and Gold: Jewelry from Indonesia, Malaysia and the Philippines" from the Collection of the Barbier-Muller Museum Geneva. Dimension: 6.5 cm and 6.7 cm long. Condition: some dents and granulation loss, one cock's eye lost.
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Trade Arts : Pre 1930 item #1213485 (stock #SK579)
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An export silver belt buckle in two circular sections depicting coins of the Guangxu era. No mark, silver tested. Dimension: diameter: 5.8 cm, total length 11.5 cm, weight: 76 g. Condition: good, some traces of usage.
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Southeast Asian : Pre 1970 item #1213192 (stock #SK572)
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Iconic ornament worn by the people of West Sumba island in eastern Indonesia. This particular mamuli type is called "pewisie", the motifs at the bottom are stylized horse heads. Silver tested. Cf.: Rodgers, Susan "Power and Gold: Jewelry from Indonesia, Malaysia and the Philippines" from the Collection of the Barbier-Muller Museum Geneva, similar piece no. 124. Dimension: 7.8 cm long, weight: 28 g. Condition: few dents and granulation lost.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Pre 1920 item #1212891 (stock #4826)
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Three rectangular differently sized and slightly convex silver plaques with floral decoration in blue enamel. Attached to a traditional silk and gold thread cord with adjustable sliding knot. From an old Swiss collection. Dimension of amulets: 9 cm x 7.5 cm and approx. 5.8 cm x 4.7 cm, cord c. 100 cm long, weight: 132 g. Condition: two amulets with default to lugs, enamel with partial losses.
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Central Asian : Jewelry : Pre 1960 item #1212619 (stock #4825)
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Jewelry for the headdress of a Turkmen woman, made of silver alloy and set with two flat carnelian cabochons. From an old Swiss collection. Cf. Schletzer, Dieter and Reinhold: Old Silver Jewellery of the Turkoman: An Essay on Symbols in the Culture of Inner Asian Nomads. Berlin: D. Reimer, 1983, pages 174 - 175. Condition: some traces of usage. Dimension: total length: 81 cm, pendant with carnelian: 14 cm x 7 cm, weight: 120 g.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Paintings : Pre 1920 item #1211812 (stock #4130)
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An erotic scene of a young couple in a fan-shaped cartouche, painted in ink and colors on silk. The paper folder labeled "August". Condition: bottom corners creased, folder with few tears. Dimension painting: 27.2 cm x 33.6 cm
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Metalwork : Pre 1900 item #1211222 (stock #4675)
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A rare Japanese okimono depicting the seated bodhisattva of compassion with serene facial expression. Made of bright bronze alloy, maybe shibuichi, and fine inlays in silver, gold and enamel. The base with signature. Condition: no damage, few traces of wear. Dimension: 11.1 cm high, weight: 572 g.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Pre 1920 item #1210831 (stock #SK558)
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A single shoe adapted to a pin cushion, filled with sand and closed with purple silk fabric. The shoe was originally made for a Han Chinese woman having bound feet. Condition: silk of shoe slightly faded. Dimension: c. 13 cm long, 7 cm high, weight: 308 g.
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Trade Arts : Pre 1930 item #1210613 (stock #SK559)
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Silver goblet with gilt interior, won by the Swiss Team on the "International Bowling Competition" held 1922 in Canton. Bottom with maker's mark "WH90" and Chinese character, standing for the Wang Hing Company, working in Shanghai and Hong Kong. Condition: fine. Dimension: 14.6 cm high, weight: 138 g.
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Central Asian : Textiles : Pre 1980 item #1210343 (stock #SK 548)
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Coarse cotton fabric painted and printed with two leopards. These cloths were used in Afghanistan for a special hunting technique of partridges. Please refer to the article about these textiles in "Asian Textiles: NEWSLETTER OF THE OXFORD ASIAN TEXTILE GROUP", No. 40. From an old Swiss collection. Condition: very good. Dimension: approx. 78 cm x 105 cm.
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Middle Eastern : Textiles : Pre 1970 item #1210005 (stock #SK 549)
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Large square black wool shawl embroidered with boteh and geometric pattern in bright blue and red wool yarn. Condition: some thin areas and small holes. Dimension without fringes: 152 cm x 155 cm.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Pre 1800 item #1208617 (stock #SK 538)
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Two double pages printed in woodblock technique on thin paper. The first depicting a blue bird on a lychee plant from the "Mustard Seed Garden Manual of Painting", Jieziyuan huazhuan, published in 1679 by Wang Gai. The second showing a bird on a fruiting branch, from the "Ten Bamboo Studio Manual of Calligraphy and Painting", Shizhuzai shuhua pu, published by Hu Zhengyan in the early 17th century. These painting manuals were very popular and reprinted many times, here 18th century editions. Cond...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Middle Eastern : Textiles : Pre 1920 item #1206992 (stock #SK543)
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A rectangular cover made of three different block-printed and dyed cotton fabrics. Main textile with boteh made of two parts sewn together. Qalamkar textiles were especially popular in Persia, often imported from India (here called Kalamkari). From Georges Redard's study collection (please visit http://www.iranicaonline.org/articles/redard-georges), mainly comprising Persian textiles. Condition: few stains. Dimension: 67 cm x 68 cm.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Central Asian : Textiles : Pre 1920 item #1206556 (stock #SK542)
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Two V-shaped "segusha", used for draping over the bedding during the day and a short embroidery, maybe a fragment of a "segusha". Embroidered in cross stitch in strong-colored silk with geometric pattern. Cotton lining. From Georges Redard's study collection (please visit http://www.iranicaonline.org/articles/redard-georges), mainly comprising Persian textiles. Condition: few traces of usage, partial with little discoloration. Dimension: bedding decoration: longest side without fringes: 83 cm an...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Middle Eastern : Textiles : Pre 1900 item #1206101 (stock #SK541)
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$880.00
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A round tray cover made of glazed cotton lavishly block-printed and dyed, produced in Isfahan in the 19th century. Centrally a blossom surrounded by rows of boteh, meandering flowers, cartouches with Arabic inscriptions etc. Qalamkar textiles were especially popular in Persia, often imported from India (here called Kalamkari). From Georges Redard's study collection (please visit http://www.iranicaonline.org/articles/redard-georges), mainly comprising Persian textiles. For similar tray covers ple...
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Central Asian : Textiles : Pre 1970 item #1205952 (stock #SK 540)
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$370.00
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Two panels of yellow coarse cotton ground sewn together. Painted and printed with a leopard, snake and four quails. These cloths were used in Afghanistan for a special hunting technique of partridges. Please refer to the article about these textiles in "Asian Textiles: NEWSLETTER OF THE OXFORD ASIAN TEXTILE GROUP", No. 40. From an old Swiss collection. Condition: very good. Dimension: approx. 105 cm x 105 cm.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Woodblock Prints : Pre 1800 item #1205165 (stock #SK 537)
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An album page in woodblock print technique probably from the "Ehon Matsu no Shirabe", showing a young beautiful lady standing near a small river. Condition: faded, creased, thin area, one worm hole, reverse with tapes. Dimension: 23.6 cm x 17.1 cm.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Porcelain : Pre 1800 item #1204034 (stock #SK534)
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$800.00
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Two export porcelain dishes beautifully decorated in underglaze blue, dating to the Yongzheng period. The central design depicting two elegant ladies in a garden setting, in the foreground two boys at play. The scene is surrounded by a diaper border with figural panels. The rim with iron brown dressing. Condition: one dish with a larger (photo 8 + 9) and 3 tiny rim chips, the other dish with a larger (photo 10) and some smaller and tiny rim chips. Otherwise fine condition, no hairlines or cracks...