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All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Middle Eastern : Textiles : Pre 1970 item #1210005 (stock #SK 549)
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$280
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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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$280
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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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$340
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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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$470
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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
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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
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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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$150
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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 : Middle Eastern : Pre 1920 item #1202026 (stock #SK529)
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$550
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An oval brass seal and a square carnelian or glass seal, each with silver mount. The faces engraved with Arabic inscriptions, one dated. Condition: some traces of usage. Dimension: 1.6 cm long, 1.9 cm and 2.9 cm high (with loop).
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Middle Eastern : Metalwork : Pre 1900 item #1201399 (stock #3948)
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$650
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A drop-shaped ewer with ribbed body and hinged lid with small bird final. The rococo style handle connecting body and lid. Curved, simple spout and two finely engraved horizontal bands. Condition: small dents, partially rubbed. Dimension: 35.8 cm high, weight: 1030 g.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Middle Eastern : Metalwork : Pre 1900 item #1199673 (stock #4819)
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$160
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A small cylindrical container made of brass with a domed cover with close fitting. With engraved decoration in horizontal bands, the widest with four medallions each containing a figure at leisure. Its function is not obvious, maybe an ink pot (davat) or a container for tobacco or spices. From an old Swiss collection. Condition: good, few tiny dents. Dimension: 7.0 cm high, diameter: 2.9 cm, weight: 56 g.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Middle Eastern : Metalwork : Pre 1920 item #1199186 (stock #4818)
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$180
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Cylindrical container made of brass with a close fitting domed cover. With engraved decoration in horizontal bands, the widest with six medallions each containing a bust portrait. Its function is not obvious, maybe an ink pot (davat) or a container for tobacco or spices. Inside with ink residue. From an old Swiss collection. Condition: very good, few tiny dents. Dimension: 7.5 cm high, diameter: 4.1 cm, weight: 86 g.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Middle Eastern : Metalwork : Pre 1900 item #1199010 (stock #SK520)
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$350
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With dark patina of slight tapering form on a plain base. With engraved decoration of cartouches containing calligraphy or lattice motifs. Interior decorated with central circles. Condition: fine, walls with three tiny thin areas. Dimension: diameter: 12.8 cm 15.7 cm long, weight: 258 g.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Middle Eastern : Metalwork : Pre 1900 item #1197748 (stock #4817)
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$240
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Cylindrical container made of brass with a domed cover and decorated base both close fitting. With engraved decoration in horizontal bands, the widest with eight medallions each containing a figure at leisure. Its function is not obvious, maybe an ink pot (davat) or a container for tobacco or spices. From an old Swiss collection. Condition: good, few tiny dents. Dimension: 7.5 cm high, diameter: 4.2 cm, weight: 80 g.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Middle Eastern : Metalwork : Pre 1900 item #1197378 (stock #4816)
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$280
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Cylindrical container made of brass with a domed cover and punched base both close fitting. With engraved decoration in horizontal bands, the widest with six medallions each containing a figure at leisure. Its function is not obvious, maybe an ink pot (davat) or a container for tobacco or spices. Base with collector's no. From an old Swiss collection. Condition: good, few tiny dents. Dimension: 10.1 cm high, diameter: 4.9 cm, weight: 130 g.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Snuff Bottles : Pre 1900 item #1196319 (stock #3779)
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$480
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Moulded porcelain snuff bottle covered with a monochrome blue glaze, imitating lapis-lazuli. One side with a dragon and one with a phoenix. Condition: foot with a loss, stopper lost, glaze with small losses, rubbing to gilding. Dimension: 7.1 cm high, weight: 72 g.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Snuff Bottles : Pre 1900 item #1195817 (stock #2940)
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$580
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An amethyst snuff bottle in pebble shape, the outside carved in relief with birds among twigs. Moderately hollowed. The stopper en suite, in the form of a bird, spoon made of bone. Condition: few rough areas and tiny chips. Dimension: 7.2 cm high.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Porcelain : Pre 1900 item #1190756 (stock #SK519)
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$380
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Porcelain wall pocket modelled as a recumbent court official, decorated in famille rose enamels. Condition: excellent. Dimension: 17.4 cm long x 6.8 cm high, weight: 342 g.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Middle Eastern : Textiles : Pre 1920 item #1190162 (stock #SK518)
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$250
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The basic fabric is a linen weave with black stripes. The ends are embroidered with a striped camel carrying a coffin to Mecca, in polychrome threads and decorated with fold silvered metal. Please refer to "Türkische Kunst und Kultur aus osmanischer Zeit", no. 4/9 e. ISBN 3-7647-0369-5. Condition: patina, some stains, loose and missing threads. Dimension: approx. 140 cm x 41 cm.