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All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Trade Arts : Pre 1800 item #1402963 (stock #WN214)
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A set of two Chinese export porcelain cups and saucers dating to the early 18th century. Decorated in underglaze blue, green, iron-red and gold with landscapes in cartouches between lotus flowers. Condition: fine, only cup rims with few fleabites, minor wear to gilding. Dimension: cup: c. 7 cm diameter, 3.9 cm high, saucer: c. 11.8 cm diameter, 2.3 cm high.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Scholar Art : Pre 1920 item #1402615 (stock #WN216)
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$700.00
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A pair antique moulded and painted Chinese porcelain brush washers in peach form. Standing on three feet. Condition: one with few rim frittings (the left one centrally). Dimension: 9.3 cm x 8.8 cm, 2.3 cm high.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Trade Arts : Pre 1800 item #1402363 (stock #WN217)
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$1,200.00
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Dating to the early 18th century, a rare pair Chinese porcelain plates, differentely decorated with flower basket in the "grisaille" palette, with black, gold, overglaze blue and iron red or pink. The rim with kuchibeni. Condition: little wear to gilding, one plate with a filled rim flake (photo no. 9) and few tiny bubble bursts. Dimension: 22.8 cm.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Trade Arts : Pre 1800 item #1402187 (stock #WN215)
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$650.00
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A pair Kangxi period 1662-1722) molded plates with foliated rim, painted in overglaze red pigment and gold. This kind of trade porcelain was produced to special order for the Dutch market and called there "melk and bloed". Condition, wear to gilding, rims with fritting, no hairlines or restoration. Dimension: c. diameter 21.7 cm, 2.5 cm high.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Metalwork : Pre 1900 item #1402019 (stock #WN209)
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$680.00
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An antique Japanese fan-shaped repoussed gilt copper keman (meaning garland of flowers) altar hanging, decorated in openwork with lotus flowers above waves, centrally a knotted cord. No hanging pendants, reverse with old paper label. Condition: a loss near the knot, traces of usage. Dimension: c. 30.7 cm wide, total height: c. 29.5 cm.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Okimono : Pre 1920 item #1401792 (stock #WN211)
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$540.00
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A patinated bronze okimono of a seated man holding a fan, mounted on a harwood base. Signed. Dimension: total: c. 11 cm high, 11 cm long, weight: 674 g. Condition: fine.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Middle Eastern : Metalwork : Pre 1900 item #1401484 (stock #WN207)
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$450.00
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A curved brass box with hinged lid and a small locking clasp. Beautifully decorated with interlacing patterns, tendrils and Islamic calligraphy inscriptions, inlaid in silver and copper. The interior with wood lining. Condition: fine, few traces of usage. Dimension: c. 14.6 cm long x 8.5 cm high x 8.5 cm wide, weight: 570 g.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Jewelry : Pre 1920 item #1401331 (stock #WN185)
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A Baba Nyonya hair ornament made of gilt silver with rubies or glass stones. Condition: little wear to gilding and traces of usage. Dimension: c. 9.9 cm long x 2.4 cm wide, weight: 8 g. Shipping by registered Priority Swisspost mail included.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Middle Eastern : Metalwork : Pre 1900 item #1401330 (stock #WN208)
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$530.00
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An antique flattened flask from Oman once used to fill the powder-pan of a matchlock gun, after 1880 often used as amulets. Made of solid silver beautifully decorated with granulation and filigree work and some gilding. Condition: some traces of usage and wear to gilding. Dimension: 17.8 cm long, weight: 212 g.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Middle Eastern : Textiles : Pre 1900 item #1400944 (stock #WN201)
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$3,200.00
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A textile panel made of different dyed silk stripes, exquisitely embroidered with motifs from Zoroastrian myths such as fishes or botehs. The backing is a coarse blue dyed cotton, framed by a black ribbon. These embroidery panels originally would have formed the knee to ankle section of one trouser leg, of a shalvar (pantaloon) from a Zoroastrian woman's wedding costume. Condition: one stripe with small fabric losses (see photo 6), few tears, an old mend, little faded. Dimension: c...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Textiles : Pre 1900 item #1400943 (stock #WN206)
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A Mandarin square dating to the end of the Qing dynasty. A female front insignia with an appliqued peacock bird, denoting the third civil rank. Embroidery in metallic threads on purple silk, glued on cardboard. Condition: glued on cardboard, little wear, a small stained area, fresh colors (please look at the photos carefully - they make part of the condition report). Dimension: c. 30 cm high x 31 cm wide. Shipping by registered Priority Swisspost mail included.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Textiles : Pre 1900 item #1400942 (stock #WN204)
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An informal male front Mandarin square with a tiger, denoting the 4th military rank. Counted stitch on silk gauze with metallic threads. The animal is standing on a rock above deep water. Bordered and lined with silk. Reference: "Ladder to the Clouds" by Jackson & Hugus Berkeley 1999, page 194, No. 13.014: showing a buzi with the animal in the same position...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Pre 1837 VR item #1400668 (stock #WN203)
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$370.00
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An antique pouch with embossed Japanese decoration, made of colored gold leather, maybe worked in the Netherlands for the export to Japan. Here with passementerie in gold threads and silk lining. Japanese tobacco pouches are often made of this kind of leather. Condition: clean, some wear to leather. Dimension: pouch: 25.5 cm x 31.5 cm.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Enamel : Pre 1900 item #1399837 (stock #WN200)
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An early and rare Japanese copper plaque showing a bird on a prunus mume twig, worked in dull colored cloisonné enamels, the reverse with green contre-émail. The former owner attributed this artwork to an artist of the "Japonisme Movement". Condition: bubble bursts, a hairline (see photo No. 5). Dimension: 20.3 cm x 20.3 cm x 0.3 cm.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Middle Eastern : Textiles : Pre 1900 item #1399638 (stock #3410)
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$1,300.00
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The ground textile is a dark woolen flannel "inlaid" with pieces of colored fabric and embroidered in silk yarn in different colors. The embroideries from Rasht in Gilan Province were made by professional male embroiderers. Cotton lining, silk fringes. Dimension: diameter (without fringes): 142 cm, fringes: c. 8.5 cm long. Condition: fine, little faded, minimally stained.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Middle Eastern : Metalwork : Pre 1900 item #1398209 (stock #WN179)
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$250.00
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A circular copper box with domed lid, decorated in thick enamels with scrolling vines and flowers. Originating from Damascus, Syria. Condition: some losses to enamel (please check photos), slightly dented. Dimension: diameter: c. 11 cm, 9.3 cm high.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Trade Arts : Pre 1800 item #1397670 (stock #WN193)
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$400.00
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A set of two Chinese export porcelain cups and saucers dating to the first half of the 18th century. The interior with fine decoration of fruits and flowers in the "Famille rose" palette and gold, the exterior in "Batavia brown". Condition: fine, foot rims with fritting. Dimension: cup: c. 8.2 cm diameter, 4.2 cm high, saucer: c. 13.3 cm diameter, 2.3 cm high.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Porcelain : Pre 1700 item #1397508 (stock #WN192)
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$380.00
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A set of two Japanese porcelain cups and saucers with fine decoration in the Imari palette, underglaze blue, iron red and abundantly gold. Cups with a blossom mark. Condition: fine, saucers with kiln grit residue. Dimension: cup: c. 7.1 diameter, 4.6 cm high, saucer: c. 12.2 cm diameter, 2.3 cm high.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Trade Arts : Pre 1920 item #1397426 (stock #WN187)
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$350.00
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A small Chinese gilded silver dish standing on four splayed feet, with pierced design of dragons, bamboo chrysanthemum and prunus among rocaille. Base with maker's mark in Chinese characters. Condition: one foot with a tiny loss (see photo no. 11), maybe later gilding. Dimension: diameter: 13.7 cm, 4.1 cm high, weight: 122 g.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Porcelain : Pre 1910 item #1397297 (stock #WN191)
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A rare pair of Japanese double gourd shaped porcelain vases, decorated with a ho-o bird flying over "prunus mume" in overglaze blue, green, yellow, aubergine, iron red and gold. Standing on a broad footrim, the rim with "kuchibeni". Condition: fine, only one vase with a short hairline ending in a tiny rim frit on the rear side (please see photo no. 12). Dimension: 19.3 cm high.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Porcelain : Pre 1800 item #1397206 (stock #WN189)
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A pair of large Japanese porcelain dishes, beautifully decorated in five colors: underglaze blue, overglaze black, -green, -aubergine, iron red and gold. Showing an asymetrical design of a courtesan with her servant under a cherry tree, the right side with flowers. The back with auspicious emblems, the base with spur marks and an underglaze blue apocryphal "Ming Jiajing" mark. Provenance: Swiss private collection. Dimension: diameter 27.5cm, 3.5 cm high...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Porcelain : Pre 1900 item #1397021 (stock #WN184)
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A small Kutani porcelain pitcher beautifully painted in Mokubei style with two cartouches containing a mountainous landscape and a group of rakan among karakusa pattern. Base signed Kutani. Condition: little wear to enamels and gold, spout with a short firing crack (3 mm please see photo no. 9). Dimension: 9.5 cm high.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Metalwork : Pre 1920 item #1396496 (stock #WN186)
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A patinated bronze okimono of a young woman with a beautiful face, dating around 1910. On her back a large basket and in her hand she was carrying a tool. Signed on the base. Dimension: 29.5 cm high, weight: 2.4 kg. Condition: tool broken off, few tiny areas with wear to the patina.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Pre 1800 item #1396326 (stock #WN176)
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Two slightly molded porcelain cups and saucers with floral decoration painted in underglaze blue. Made in the Kangxi or Yongzheng period for the export. All bases with blossom mark within a double circle. Condition: fine. Dimension: diameter saucers: c. 13 cm, cups: c. 8.2 cm.
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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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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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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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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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.